Speedy induction, despite pre-eclampsia

Katy’s Birth Story After a relaxing weekend of yoga and a hypnobirthing course (with Better Birth Company), I was feeling very excited for birth. I had been apprehensive about the birth, so to have the feeling of excitement was a refreshing change! I was 37 weeks and it was half term with lots of little […]

What is…..Intrahepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy?

In my last post I shared Sarah’s wonderful home birth story. Whilst Sarah had a great birth, the planning of it was complicated by the fact that, throughout her three pregnancies, Sarah suffered from the pregnancy related liver condition intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP) – sometimes called obstetric cholestasis. I thought I’d share a bit […]

Charlotte’s beautiful birth story

I receive lots of amazing birth stories from the ladies in my classes and I’d like to share some of them here. Read all the positive birth stories you can whilst you are pregnant ladies. Constantly reaffirming (to yourself) that lots of women have brilliant births every day, can really help you push out negative […]