Congratulations, you’re pregnant! Let our Gurgle experts answer all your questions about what you can expect for the next nine months, from your first antenatal appointment to whether you might be expecting a boy or a girl. Plus, stay up-to-date with all the latest pregnancy information and research.


Airline policies for pregnant travellers

When is it safe to fly during your pregnancy? Have a look at current airline policies for pregnant women.

5 best baby name apps for undecided parents

If you're parents-to-be struggling to find the perfect name for your little one, we've rounded up our top 5 baby...

What is a 4D baby Ultrasound scan?

4D scans are the latest in pregnancy ultrasound technology. We take a look at how different it is to regular...

How to relieve cramp in your feet when pregnant?

Foot cramp during pregnancy can occur as a result of tight muscles in your legs or back. Find out what...

Can you catch toxoplasmosis from your cat while pregnant?

Is having a cat a health risk to your unborn baby?

Five amazing facts about your pregnant body

Your body isn't just making a new human – it's doing loads more amazing things (and some you'd rather it...

How can you prepare for placenta insufficiency?

Placenta insuffiency could lead to an early birth. What can you expect and how should you prepare?

Is it safe to take painkillers during pregnancy? Can you give your child paracetamol?

You're pregnant and you have the headache from hell - should you pop a pill? And what about dosing up...

What is a cervical stitch?

Find out here what it involves to have a cervical stitch procedure.

Can a smear test create the risk of miscarriage?

Most women from the age of 25 to 49 will have a smear test every three years, but will it...

What can you do to stop varicose veins?

Varicose veins can occur when your body changes during pregnancy, what can be done to treat them?

Tips for pregnancy in your 20s, 30s and 40s

There's rarely a perfect time to have a baby, but there are tips for all ages here, says Ali Horsfall.
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What can you do about gender disappointment?

Gender disappointment is common and certainly nothing to be ashamed of. Here are some ways to deal with finding out...

21 amazing facts about your pelvic floor

It's one of your most important muscles. Find out more about your pelvic floor.

Clemmie Hooper and her mum squad on pregnancy and birth

Midwife and Author Clemmie Hooper and her mum sqaud on how pregnancy and birth was for them.

Win 6 weeks of baby and toddler swimming lessons in Wimbledon, London

Win 6 weeks worth of toddler and baby swimming lessons in Wimbledon, London with Blue Wave Swim School.

Win an activity day out fit for dads and their kids

We've teamed up with Mill on the Brue to offer one lucky Gurgle fan the chance to win a fantastic,...