By RCM comments on new CMO’s guideline for physical activity during pregnancy’ on 29 August 2019
The guidance advises on safe levels of activity for pregnant women and new mothers, and the many benefits that this can bring. The updated guidance also encourages women to speak to their midwife or a healthcare professional when it comes to ...
on 21 August 2019
Today the Court of Appeal has ruled to uphold a protest-free zone outside Marie Stopes abortion clinic in Ealing, London.
The exclusion zone was introduced last year after women reported being harassed and intimidated.
on 20 August 2019
The Royal College of Midwives (RCM) has responded to the news that the Home Secretary Priti Patel intends to impose new border restrictions overnight on 31 October if Britain left the EU without a deal.
on 19 August 2019
A midwife academic from Kingston University is traveling to Bangladesh as a volunteer for a Royal College of Midwives (RCM) project to support midwifery in Bangladesh. Lesley Kay is an Associate Professor in Midwifery in the joint Faculty ...
on 12 August 2019
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal will be paying a special visit to South Lakes Birth Centre at Furness General Hospital as part of her role as Patron to The Royal College of Midwives (RCM).
on 30 July 2019
Research published yesterday says that moving house during the first three months of pregnancy is linked to a heightened risk of premature birth and low birthweight. The research to be published in the Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health ...