Articles

Here you’ll find a range of articles about pregnancy, birth and parenting with tips from other NCT members and all the latest evidence-based information.

  1. Dealing with anxiety over Covid-19

    We’re all going through an unprecedented and worrying time, and it’s no wonder that many of us are feeling insecure about what’s going to happen. Here are some ways to reduce anxiety and think more positively.

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  2. Coronavirus and Mother’s Day: how to celebrate in this strange year

    Whether it’s your first Mother’s Day as a mum yourself or you’re a seasoned veteran, it’s lovely to mark it even in the midst of a pandemic. Here’s how to do Mother’s Day when the rules have changed…

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  3. Easing the pain: toys and remedies for teething babies

    This article explores teething toys and other remedies available to help your (currently grumpy) baby through the torment that is teething.

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  4. Mum’s the word

    We share our top reasons why every mum should be celebrated (and spolit rotten) on Mother’s Day

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  5. What does a Bumps and Babies volunteer do?

    NCT volunteer Beth explains how she runs a Bumps and Babies group in her area.

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  6. You did it! #HiddenHalf success: funding to support mums with postnatal mental health issues

    How has your support helped us achieve huge change for parents?

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  7. Two-mum families: how to tackle questions like ‘what will they call you?’

    Claire Lynch shares her experience of being part of a two-mum family.

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  8. Keeping the spark alive

    As new parents, it can be challenging to find time for each other. We look at ways to make sure you don’t neglect the two of you when there’s a little person in your relationship too.

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