In the UK, women typically have two ultrasounds during pregnancy: one at 8 to 11 weeks, and another at around 20 weeks. In some cases, a woman may opt to have a private ultrasound scan earlier than the 8 to 11-week period. Whether to have an ultrasound this early is usually a matter of personal Read More

Pregnancy, childbirth, and parenthood are major life choices that change things in so many ways. Life changes dramatically when you become a parent, so it only makes sense that you’d want to consider more than the physical side of pregnancy when you’re thinking about prenatal care. The holistic approach is one that women are considering Read More

Surprise twins have are a mainstay of film and fiction, but in the modern world it seems impossible that anyone wouldn’t be aware that they’re carrying an extra baby. It is true that hidden twins are very rare in countries like the UK where women have access to ultrasound scans and high quality maternity care. Read More