Tag Archives: antenatal

Ensuring all women receive their antenatal screening results (Public Health England)

This PHE blog explains how all women should receive the results of their antenatal screening tests regardless of the outcome of their pregnancy. This includes women who miscarry or terminate their pregnancy after they have been screened. The NHS Infectious Diseases in Pregnancy Screening Programme has developed a template letter for trusts to use for sending screening results to women who miscarry or choose to end the pregnancy.

Read the blog post with links to letter template here


Weight management in pregnancy resource

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The RCM and Alliance partner Slimming World have updated their joint website providing information to support weight management before, during and after pregnancy.

Read the RCM press release here

Visit the new joint website here.

‘Bump, Baby and Beyond’ – Creative Ways of Designing Antenatal Preparation Sessions in Collaboration with Women

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This report published by the Foundation of Nursing Studies describes a project that aimed to set up weekly antenatal information and support group in a Children’s Centre to increase potential for secure attachments between mother and infant, increase confidence, encourage peer support and inform and empower mothers.

Download a copy of the report here