Archives: Patient Information Leaflets

Insulin pump therapy during pregnancy and birth

Date: 30/05/2021 | Category:

Treatment regimes, insulin dosages and all other aspects of care for people with diabetes must be prescribed by the physician or the physician’s representative responsible for the patient’s care. Careful […]

Infant feeding support

Date: 29/05/2021 | Category:

COMMUNITY BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT Chesham Breastfeeding Support: Chesham Town Hall, 14 High Street, Chesham HP5 1EP Thursdays 09.00 – 11.00 Tel: 01494 732970 Princes Risborough Breastfeeding Support: Princes Risborough Children’s Centre, […]

Home birth

Date: 29/05/2021 | Category:

At your booking appointment and during pregnancy your Midwife will discuss where you plan to give birth. Home birth is nationally supported for women with low risk pregnancies between 37 […]

Group B Streptococcus (GBS) in pregnancy and newborn babies

Date: 29/05/2021 | Category:

What is Group B Streptococcus (GBS)? Group B Streptococcus (GBS) is a common bacterium which up to 1 in 4 women have in the vagina. Most women will be unaware […]

Expressing your breast milk

Date: 23/05/2021 | Category:

Expressing your breast milk can be a helpful skill to learn in the early days of having a baby. If you’re separated from your baby, or your baby won’t or […]

Diet and gestational diabetes

Date: 23/05/2021 | Category:

Coping with labour

Date: 23/05/2021 | Category:

Caesarean section (planned)

Date: 23/05/2021 | Category:

Read our guide below to help you understand what to expect from a planned caesarean section You can also download a PDF version of this patient information by following the […]

Bleeding in early pregnancy

Date: 23/05/2021 | Category:

Birth place decisions

Date: 23/05/2021 | Category: