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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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Staff Picks: Products We Recommend (August 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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VTech Baby Rock and Roll Radio

Babies wanna rock and roll all night… and party every day!

John Lewis Baby's Cloud And Stars Mobile

A peaceful way to end the day…

Safe Dreams 2 Sided Cot Wrap with 100% cotton surface

So your little angel can sleep like an angel…

LeapFrog Shapes and Sharing Picnic Basket

A unique and fun toy that everyone can enjoy…

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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Product Review: Hotmilk Show Off Nursing Bra

Product Review: Hotmilk Show Off Nursing Bra

We spend a lot of time shopping for the best baby gear for our precious bundles of joy, but truth be told – mums need some new gear too! If you plan on breastfeeding, a good nursing bra is an essential for your shopping list. There are several key features to look for, and a lot of choices to consider, but don’t worry, we’ve got the answers to your nursing bra questions! More…

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Are Smart Devices Safe For Our Children?

Are Smart Devices Safe For Our Children?Theses days it seems almost as though our children are born with smart devices in their hands. However, as the popularity of these devices rises, so do questions among parents. While some parents are happy to had over their smart device, others are concerned about the impact this new technology may have on our children. How do we know the right answer when it comes to the safety of smart devices? 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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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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