Asthma and pregnancy
Most asthma medicines have been shown to be extremely safe for both you and your developing baby but check with your doctor if taking oral corticosteroids.
Medicines during pregnancy
You may need to consult your doctor before taking medicines during pregnancy. This includes prescription, non-prescription and over the counter medicine as well as herbal supplements and vitamins.
Trusted information about Computed Tomography (CT) scans including their use in diagnosis and risks, such as possible exposure to radiation or harmful effects on unborn babies.
Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder is a name given to a range of conditions that occur in children born to mothers who drank alcohol at some time during their pregnancy.
Trusted information about binge drinking, what's so bad about it, binge drinking and pregnancy, and what you can do to avoid binge drinking.
How alcohol affects your health
Many of us drink alcohol to relax, but drinking too much can affect your physical and mental health. Learn more here about the effects of alcohol on your body.
An MRI scanner uses strong magnetic fields, radio waves and a computer to take pictures of the soft tissue inside of your body. Learn more about the benefits, process, side effects and complications of MRI scan.
Trusted information on morning sickness including what it is, duration, when it starts, cures, causes, risks, plus links to trusted resources.
Pain relief during labour
Information on pain relief during labour including self-help, hydrotherapy, gas and air, injections, TENS, epidural, plus links to trusted resources.
Immunisation for your child
Answers to common questions about child immunisation, advice on the recommended vaccinations and links to trusted resources.