Home
Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Google+ Follow us on Pinterest Follow us on Pinterest

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.

Before using the website please ensure you have read the Disclaimer and agreed to the Terms Of Use.

FREE Pregnancy Scans Guide 2017 | Download Now!

FREE Pregnancy Scans Guide 2017

All the facts you need to know about private healthcare pregnancy scans, from costs and timings through to what happens during each scan. More…

Pregnant? Do You Know Your Rights As An Employee?

Pregnant? Do You Know Your Rights As An Employee?

Pregnancy in the workplace is a hot topic – Donald Trump, anyone? Make sure you are aware of your employee rights before and after pregnancy. More…

[For more articles, see our Useful Articles]

How Old Is Too Old To Have A Baby? 44, According To British Women

How old is too old to have a baby? 44, according to British women

New research conducted by The Private Pregnancy UK Show in May 2016 revealed that when it comes to having babies, British women believe that 44 is ‘too old’ and should be the cut-off point. The research aimed to start a debate on how far medical intervention and assisted conception can go in aiding women who wish to preserve their fertility or delay having children. We asked the question to a group of leading healthcare panellists in a discussion on women’s healthcare to get their opinion. More…

[For more articles, see our Useful Articles]

What Is Fertility Preservation?

What Is Fertility Preservation?

Fertility preservation means actively taking steps to prolong your fertile lifespan. Essentially it means to delay having a biological child by saving or protecting eggs and sperm to use at some point in the future. Both men and women have options available to preserve their fertility. More…

[For more articles, see our Useful Articles]

neoBona (NIPT): A New, More Accurate Blood Test For Fetal Abnormalities

neoBona (NIPT): A New, More Accurate Blood Test For Fetal Abnormalities

neoBona is a new, more precise blood test for fetal abnormalities. Unlike other tests, neoBona tests both end of the DNA sequence, giving better, more accurate, results from as early as 10 weeks. More…

[For more articles, see our Useful Articles]

Top 5 Types of Exercise for Pregnant Women

Top 5 Types Of Exercise When Pregnant

Pregnant and feeling exhausted? It’s totally normal! In their first trimester, many women don’t feel like doing much apart from ‘Netflix and chilling’. At the same time though, it’s worth trying to squeeze in even a little of the right kind of exercise, especially after the 14 week mark, as it’s important for maintaining your muscle strength. More…

[For more articles, see our Useful Articles]

Staff Picks: Products We Recommend (March 2017)

Having a baby in 2017? Have you been asking yourself what you should pack in your hospital bag? We’ve done the hard work for you and have compiled some of our favourite high quality products for your hospital bag to make your time in hospital more comfortable for you and baby.

Click on the product image for more information.

Birth-ease Birth Ball & Pump

Making birth easier...

Twins Unisex Baby Bodysuit

Baby’s first clothes...

John Lewis Baby Star Knit Blanket

Keeping baby cosy...

Medela Women's Nursing Bra

Comfort is key...

Product Review: MAM Anti-Colic Bottle

Product Review: MAM Anti-Colic Bottle

Life with a new born baby can be quite stressful, especially when it comes to feeding. With so many bottles on the market, it’s hard to know which is the best choice for your baby. We thought it was about time our own panel of reviewers put the MAM Self Sterilising Anti-Colic bottle to the test. More…

[For more articles, see our Product Reviews]

The Cost Of Private Maternity Care And Childbirth In London

The Cost Of Private Maternity Care And Childbirth In London

Along with the joy and excitement of pregnancy, comes many decisions and choices. One in particular is whether or not to have a private birth. Private maternity facilities are highly regarded for providing unparalleled care within state-of-the-art facilities. However, this kind of individualised treatment comes at a cost, and it’s important to know what to expect. We spoke with The Lindo Wing and Queen Charlotte’s & Chelsea Hospitals in London to provide a detailed breakdown of the costs associated with private maternity care and childbirth. More…

[For more articles, see our Useful Articles]

Why Go Private For Pregnancy Scans Instead Of The NHS In The UK?

Private Pregnancy Scan

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…

[For more articles, see our Useful Articles]

IVF Success Rates In The UK

IVF Success Rates In The UK

Undergoing IVF can be an emotional journey and financially expensive, so you’ll want to ensure you choose the right clinic from the offset.

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…

[For more articles, see our Useful Articles]