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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.

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Social Egg Freezing And The Modern Woman

Social Egg Freezing And The Modern Woman

It often seems headline of every newspaper, and the topic of conversation on all the chat shows – so what is “Social Egg Freezing” and what can it mean for me? In a time where more and more women are focusing on their career, marrying later in life, or perhaps not at all – understanding this important and perhaps life-changing option is a must for every woman. More…

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The Changing Scope of Fertility

The Changing Scope of Fertility

With each new year comes new technology and advances in research – bringing greater insights into the field of fertility. For those wishing to become pregnant, it may be interesting to keep abreast of the latest facts and figures in regards to fertility treatment within the UK. In The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority’s new report ‘Fertility treatment 2013: trends and figures’ there are some interesting new statistics and information to consider. More…

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Potty Training Your Little One

Potty Training Your Little One

It’s time to say goodbye to nappies and hello to the big P! Learning to use the potty is both fun and daunting. Some children start earlier than others – and it’s important to remember that that’s okay! Potty training should be done only when both you and your child are ready. There will be accidents and there will certainly be triumphs! Check out these great tips to make the potty training process go as smoothly as possible! More…

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Staff Picks: Products We Recommend (April 2015)

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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Duckymeter

For the safest and most enjoyable bath time…

Olli Ella Mo-ma Nursing Glider

The Essential Glider

Chicco Baby Steps Activity Walker

A fun and exciting way to learn and grow…

Gro-Clock Sleep Trainer

For the perfect nights sleep…

Milestone Cards

Don’t miss a moment…

Introducing Solid Foods To Your Baby

Introducing Solid Foods To Your Baby

If your little bundle of joy seems curious about the snacks you’re enjoying, it may be time to introduce solid foods onto the menu. But with so many differing opinions on what to feed them and when to start, you may be unsure of where to begin. The right answer is – there is no right answer. The best idea is to go at your own pace, and be sure to check out this useful information to help you along the way. More…

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Buying The Right Car Seat For Your Child

Buying The Right Car Seat For Your Child

Gearing up for a new baby is no easy task, and with the wide variety of car seats on the market, how do you even begin to decide what’s best for your lifestyle? Luckily, our experts at Private Pregnancy UK have done the research for you, finding the safest options so your precious cargo can travel with ease. More…

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The Harmony Prenatal Test For Down Syndrome

The Harmony Prenatal DNA Test

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…

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Understanding Ovarian Cancer

Understanding Ovarian Cancer

For many of us, ovarian cancer may be completely off our radar. Relatively uncommon, and not often at the forefront of media, ovarian cancer actually accounts for more than 7,000 new cases of cancer in the United Kingdom each year. So how at risk are we? Early diagnosis is key – so it’s of importance to understand the risks, symptoms, and available screening methods. More…

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Duchess Kate’s Autumnal Elegance

Duchess Kate's Autumnal EleganceFrom her iconic Alexander McQueen wedding dress to her classically British love for Barbour and Topshop – women the world over look to Duchess Kate for style inspiration. Now as we gear up for Royal Baby #2, we still can’t seem to get enough. Effortlessly blending everyday comfort with royal glamour, the Duchess never seems to disappoint with her elegant yet attainable sartorial choices. Steal it here…

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Ask An Expert: Live Webinar With Fertility Consultant Dr Amin Gorgy in London On Sunday, 5 October

Webinar With Fertility Consultant Dr Amin Gorgy

Be sure to watch our highly anticipated and informative Webinar with renowned Fertility Consultant Dr Amin Gorgy of The Fertility & Gynaecology Academy in London. The Webinar was filmed live, Sunday, 5th October 2014 and covered a comprehensive array of topics concerning Infertility. More…

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…

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Ask The Obstetrician: Pregnancy And Mood

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…

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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…

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