From acupuncture to (non)essential oils, former Dubai resident Aoife Stuart-Madge, 36, spent a small fortune on labour prep and get herself hung up on her ideal birth plan – but reflecting on her experience, she admits she lost sight of what truly matteredMarch 02, 2017
Kate Kikano, 37, British owner of TKD Lingerie and mum to Elodie, five and Oliver, two, gave birth with a doula the second time round and says it was so much better than her first experience. She shares her birth story with us...March 02, 2017
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...
The sometimes surprising legal quirks of the UAE that all parents should prepare for with will and guardianship documentation
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
We asked three Dubai parenting experts about the most frequent challenges parents face - their responses and different opinions might surprise you...