Welcome To Private Pregnancy UK
This website is setup to provide a resource for mums-to-be in the UK who wish to look at private healthcare as an alternative to the NHS. Here you will find listings of carefully selected private clinics, hospitals and consultant doctors that provide fertility, IVF, maternity care, pregnancy scans and childbirth related services of high quality.
Best UK Pushchair For Your Money (2014): The UPPAbaby Vista Pram
Purchasing the perfect pushchair for your new baby is easier said than done. Of course you want to find the right chair for your needs, but also one that won’t break the bank. So how do you decide? Here at Private Pregnancy UK, we’ve pushed, sat in, folded up and dropped the top chairs on the market so we could review and suggest the very best pushchair for 2014. More…
Ask An Expert: A Webinar With Consultant Gynaecologist Dr Alex Eskander
Our first ever Webinar on the topic of Women’s Health was filmed live – Sunday, 22nd June with renowned Consultant Gynaecologist, Dr Alex Eskander of The Gynae Centre in London. It was broadcast simultaneously here on Private Pregnancy UK, YouTube and our Google+ channel, and is now available for viewing along with the complete list of questions covered. More…
Staff Picks: Products We Recommend (July 2014)
Every month our team selects a handful of products that we would happily recommend to our family and friends who are expecting or have recently become parents. Here is what we have picked for this month.
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Time to get on the potty train? Thomas has you covered.
Your guardian angel when it comes to sound monitors.
Tummy time in the garden has never looked so good.
Baby bags can be stylish too!.
So comfy, you'll wish you could sit in it!.
The Harmony Prenatal Test For Down Syndrome
As an expectant mother, there are no doubt many questions on your mind regarding your pregnancy. There are ultrasounds to be had, special diets to follow, vitamins to take – and tests to consider. You may be unsure what test is right for you. While prenatal testing of the past carried significant margins for error and chances of miscarriage – a new safe and completely non-invasive prenatal test is now available – The Harmony Test. A simple blood sampling can provide over 99% accuracy in detecting Down syndrome. More…
Duchess Kate’s Classic Spring Style
Having first caught the eye of Prince William while wearing a daringly sheer dress, it’s safe to say that Duchess Kate has never been afraid of fashion. From her stunning Alexander McQueen wedding dress to her classically British love for Barbour and Topshop – women the world over look to her for style inspiration. Now as a new mum, we still can’t seem to get enough, watching her every sartorial decision as she effortlessly blends everyday comfort with royal glamour. Steal her classic look from 2013…
Why Go Private For Pregnancy Scans Instead Of The NHS In The UK?
Routine pregnancy scans are milestones for any expectant mum – so it is no surprise that many choose to have them done at private clinics. When looking at the list of benefits, it is easy to see why. Whether it be for the comfort of a private room, or the latest in ultrasound technology – choosing to go private for pregnancy scans certainly has its advantages. More…
Ask The Obstetrician: Pregnancy And Mood
Concerned about pregnancy depression? With so many hormonal changes and coming lifestyle adjustments (not to mention the sleep deprivation), it’s no wonder you’re likely to be experiencing pregnancy mood swings.
Watch as experts cover essential info about pregnancy mood swings. Learn how exercise can help with pregnancy anxiety and ‘baby blues’, what to do if you’re taking medication, and that above all, a bit of moodiness is normal. More…
No doubt you’ll research your options before you commit, it’s likely you’ll refer to the clinic’s success rates as a guide.
Although they can be a helpful introductory signpost, a clinic’s success rates may be misleading when taken on their own. Find out why and read helpful information on choosing the right clinic for you. More…