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26 Sep

Does Newborn Baby Smell Make You Want One?

By Mum-in-Charge!

Strange question I know!  But I was just reading an article at The Bump about research in the   journal Frontiers in Psychology found that the smell of a newborn baby triggers a surge of dopamine for new mums, which is similar to the reward response that comes with satisfying a craving for food.   According […]


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8 Aug

Length of Pregnancy ‘varies naturally by up to five weeks’

By Mum-in-Charge!

The  BBC reports on a small study which shows that the length of pregnancy can vary naturally by as much as five weeks.   The study of 125 women is the first to calculate gestation by pinpointing the exact time of conception.   It found age, time to implantation and their own weight as babies were […]


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29 Jul

Maternity Leave Should be Slashed to 6 Weeks Unpaid Leave…

By Mum-in-Charge!

…Says Katie Hopkins (ex of The Apprentice), who has been having her, somewhat controversial, say on Maternity Leave rights in the Daily Telegraph today. Katie Hopkins, who runs her own business consultancy said: “Maternity leave was designed for large corporate firms. It can have a devastating impact on an SME. If you only employ three […]


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10 Jul

Baby Ella Born in a Lift…

By Mum-in-Charge!

A little girl has been named Ella after being delivered her in a broken-down elavator….   She was also named Nicola after one of the paramedics who helped deliver her.   According to the Daventry Express, mum to be Melissa Cavanagh called paramedics to her home, on the ninth floor of a block of flats, after […]


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26 Jun

The 10 Most Annoying Things About Being Pregnant!

By Mum-in-Charge!

Here at MumStuff we realise that being pregnant is a very special part of every Yummy Mummy’s journey into Motherhood and having a baby is second to none. However, there are those aspects that can affect us during this beautiful time. These often do not get spoken about….. The MumStuff team have put together the 10 […]


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24 Jun

A Royal Arrival at the Museum of London

By Mum-in-Charge!

For those history lovers amongst you a fascinating new exhibition is opening at the Museum of London on Friday.   Timed to coincide with another impending royal arrival, the exhibition showcases items of clothing worn by previous royal babies.   See a cap worn by Charles I, a fine cotton vest and lace mitten worn […]


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2 Jun

Woman Who Conceived Naturally Gives Birth to Quintuplets…

By Mum-in-Charge!

The BBC reports today that a young woman from the Czech Republic has given birth to Quintuplets.  The five babies, four boys and a girl were safely born by caesarean on Sunday.   The mother, already had one son.  It is reported that she originally believed she was pregnant with twins, but in March doctors […]


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14 May

Pregnant? Would You Like to Star in a New BBC Show?

By Mum-in-Charge!

Would you like to star in a new BBC TV show? We’ve been contacted by BBC Three who are looking for stars for their new show…   Does your partner really appreciate everything a woman goes through during pregnancy and childbirth?   BBC Three are looking for dads-to-be who would be willing to learn about […]


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10 May

How Babies in the Womb Learn Language

By Mum-in-Charge!

The BBC reports that babies are born with the ability to recognise familiar sounds and language patterns.   Researchers in the US and Sweden have found evidence that we start learning language before we’re even born.  The study discovered that in the last 10 weeks of pregnancy, foetuses are listening to their mothers communicate. And […]


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18 Apr

Mum to Be? Reduce Chances of Passing Allergies to Your Baby

By Mum-in-Charge!

We’ve just added a really interesting new product on the website – BioCare’s – AnteNatal BioFlora.  A new specialised probiotic for use by women during pregnancy especially during the last trimester.   Few people realise that a baby’s intestinal tract forms a major part of their developing immune system. As a result many researchers have […]


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