A Dubai-based new mother says her decision to have an epidural, despite her dreams of a drug-free birth, has left her feeling like she's let herself down. UAE experts advise her
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Urban Energy Fitness Instructor and Nutrition Coach, Fiona Donald, provides you with the exercises you should definitely avoid while pregnant, plus safe alternatives
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An expert explains why instinct trumps information when having a baby
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Dealing with a newborn is a trying time for even the most bulletproof relationships. Aoife Stuart-Madge rounds up the essential conversations to have before two becomes three
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The latest decree on maternity and childcare leave for government employees upgrades Dubai’s benefits to be the most generous in the UAE. But what does it mean for non-government employees?
To find out or not to find out? Our readers share their opinions on the pros and cons of knowing if it’s a boy or a girl…
Asma Bajawa, managing director of Human Resources consulting practice People First, gives us the lowdown on maternity benefits for women working in Dubai
We asked physiotherapist Maria Harrop-Peel from The Clinic DIFC about the major long-term health implications from pregnancy and child birth that women should be aware of
From marriage certificates to baby passports and visas, so much documentation is required to give birth in the UAE that at first it’s just plain confusing. Here’s your pregnancy- and newborn-paperwork action plan...
Top tips from an expert on being as prepared as possible