Informed Choice

Informed Choice

INFORMED CHOICE

As expectant mums you are taking on a lot of information and it is difficult to know what are the best sources of information, when doing your own research.

The points of reference below, are just suggestions as they tend to be based on current guidelines and a balanced viewpoints.

Within our NEWS HUB you can search by key word to find balanced articles on various topics which will enable you to be ACTIVE PARTICIPANTS in all decisions throughout your pregnancy, labour & birth journey.

 

NICE  – National Institute for Health & Care Excellence

https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance

 

AIMS – Association for Improvements in Maternity Services 

http://www.aims.org.uk/

https://www.facebook.com/AIMSUK

 

WHO – World Health Organisation

http://www.who.int/topics/pregnancy/en/

 

Midwife thinking

http://midwifethinking.com/

 

Group B Strep Support – Preventing life-threatening GBS infection in newborn babies

http://gbss.org.uk/

 

MSLC – Maternity Service Liaison Commity

http://www.chimat.org.uk/mslc

 

NHS Choices – Your Health Your Choices

http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/pregnancy-and-baby/pages/birth-plan.aspx

 

RCOG – Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists (RCOG)

https://www.rcog.org.uk/

 

ROYAL COLLEGE of MIDWIVES

https://www.rcm.org.uk/