On this page you can find interesting articles giving advice and information on babies and pregnancy for mothers to be as well as suggested links for other informative websites and shopping ideas
Click here for a great selection of books on fertility, pregnancy and looking after babies.
Advice during Pregnancy and Birth
Tamba – Twins & Multiple Birth Association. Tamba, is the UK's only national registered charity providing information and mutual support networks for families of twins, triplets and more, highlighting their unique needs to all involved in their care.
Premature Babies UK – set up and run by a mother of two premature babies, it is hoped that this site will present useful information for parents, expectant parents, friends and relatives of premature babies particularly in the UK.
NCT Pregnancy and Babycare – pregnancy and baby care information from the National Childbirth Trust.
Baby World – the leading UK web site for information on pregnancy and babies.
Baby Centre is your complete resource for pregnancy and babies in the UK. Created by parents and reviewed by doctors, midwives and other experts. Current articles, answers to thousands of questions, week by week information, baby name finder, pregnancy calendar, connections with other parents online.
The Baby Register – for facts and advice about your pregnancy and newborn baby.
The Baby Directory – an A-Z of everything for pregnant women, babies and young children.
Mothersbliss – the only place you need for expectant mums, new born babies, mothers and young families.
Baby-Names – to help find a name for your baby – baby suggestions and meaning of names.
Problems surrounding Pregnancy and Birth
MorningWell – a non invasive help with morning sickness.
Child – The National Infertility Support Network. CHILD is run by a dedicated national management committee most of whom have faced infertility. Some now enjoy their precious children and others, like many of you, continue their dream to become parents.
The Foundation for the Study of Infant Deaths – FSID: The UK's leading baby charity working to prevent sudden deaths and promote infant health – funding research, supporting bereaved families, providing information to the public and working with professionals to improve investigations when a baby dies. Tel 020 7222 8001. Helpline 020 7233 2090
Tommy's – The Baby Charity, Tommy's is determined to end the heartache caused by premature birth, miscarriage, and stillbirth. We fund a national programme of research, education and information aimed at understanding and preventing these tragedies.
Action on Pre-eclampsia (APEC) is a UK charity set up in 1991 to ease and prevent suffering from pre-eclampsia and improve care and understanding of the condition.
SANDS: Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society – We provide support for parents and families whose baby is stillborn or dies soon after birth.
Shopping for Maternity Wear
Jojo Maman Bebe – maternity wear, nursery products, baby and children's clothes.
Elle Macpherson's Maternelle Range from figleaves.com
Blooming Marvellous – Maternity clothes, baby clothes and nursery essentials.
The Maternity Wear Exchange – new and nearly new maternity clothes at bargain prices.
From Here to Maternity – specialist in maternity wear.
Bumps Maternity Wear – Maternity wear, baby clothes and nursery products.
Shopping for Baby
The Kids Window – from premature babies up until 14 years old.
Why-Cry® – a wonderful device to help you look after a baby, by analysing his/her cry.
Sing and Sign – Through action songs and nursery rhymes we teach a range of simple gestures derived from sign language.
In this fun and relaxed way you learn how to help your baby understand you better and enable your baby to "talk" to you. This is known as baby signing.
Mountain Buggy – the Mountain Buggy comes with many years of proven performance and delighted parents both in its native New Zealand and the UK.
Shade-a-babe – the best sun protection for babies and children in pushchairs
Baby Clothes Direct – high quality baby clothes at warehouse prices online.
John Lewis – baby clothes, nursery furniture, essentials, pre-school toys and bedding.
Nappies – UK – reusable nappies for infants and toddlers
Tesco Baby and Toddler Warehouse – nursery bedding, maternity clothes, kids clothes and toys.
Babies Online FREE Birth Announcements – Create a web page for your new baby, complete with pictures, instantly and for free! Tons of other great (and free!) stuff for new and expectant parents too, so check it out!!
Gucio Shoes are healthy first shoes for babies and toddlers. Click here for more information.
Early Learning Centre – early years of wonder and discovery. Toys to delight, stimulate and soothe – Early Learning Centre has toys for each stage of baby's development from birth to 18 months plus.