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. Hot weather with a newborn: survival guide

    There’s a bee coming towards your baby’s tiny foot, you can’t work the parasol and you’re thinking it might be easier to stay indoors until October. Here’s how to navigate the season's main obstacles.

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  2. Coronavirus: look after yourself and your baby when you’re not feeling well

    If you’re not feeling well but have to look after your baby, we salute you. It’s not a great situation to be in, but if it’s unavoidable then here are some ideas that might help.

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  3. You are not alone: NCT online antenatal course

    Meet one of our amazing teachers on our live, online antenatal courses. They're looking forward to meeting you! 

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  4. How to juggle working from home with your partner and children

    The coronavirus outbreak is seeing many families working from home, while caring for their little ones. Read on for some ideas on how to cope.

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  5. Coronavirus and your newborn baby: your questions answered

    In a time of unknowns, we answer some of your most pressing questions on COVID-19 life with a newborn…

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  6. 8 ways new motherhood has prepared you for self-isolating

    Because you have been kind of doing it for the last six months but just calling it ‘normal life with a baby’…

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  7. How to cope with being stuck at home with your baby if you’re self-isolating

    What can you and your baby do all day if coronavirus means you must stay home or your usual groups cancel? Here’s how to make the most of your time…

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  8. 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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