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Motherhood
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Baby’s First Milestones

Each milestone is an extremely exciting moment. It’s a little feeling of achievement as a parent as you say “Yes! I’m creating a functioning human!”. That’s the fun side. The not-so-fun side is when you feel like your baby “should” have hit a certain milestone by now and become increasingly

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Pregnancy
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Good Sleep During Pregnancy

The Importance of Sleep You may find that you’re struggling to get good quality sleep during your pregnancy. This can be caused by a wide range of things and leave us feeling like a restful night’s sleep is a thing of fairytales. Sleep is extremely important during pregnancy as this

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Post Natal
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Postnatal Recovery – What You Need to Know

The Recovery Period You’ve probably done a lot of research about pregnancy and labour, but what about postnatal recovery? What happens when the baby arrives and your body takes on the task of returning to normal after such a huge event? Many women admit that they had no idea what

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Pregnancy
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7 Early Signs of Pregnancy

When you know, you know Every mother experiences the beginning of pregnancy differently. Some mothers report being struck down by morning sickness just 1 week after conception, and some mothers just sail through to birth without a single symptom (lucky ducks!). Many women say that they just knew something was

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4 top tips for amazing ultrasound images
3D/4D Ultrasound Scans
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4 Tips For Amazing Ultrasound Pictures

Pregnancy Scan Hacks Preparing for your scan is the best way to increase the likelihood that you’ll get great ultrasound images at your scan. Many women have special rituals they do before a scan, some stranger than others, but different things work for different people. We once heard that a

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3D/4D Ultrasound Scans
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First Ever Live Streamed 4D Ultrasound Scan In Ireland

3D/4D Baby Scans – taken to a whole new level. Share The Magic On Wednesday 30th January 2019 we hosted the very first live-streamed 3D/4D baby scan in Ireland or the UK. At UltraScan we are constantly looking for innovations to make our clients say “wow”, which led us to

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Pregnancy
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Early Pregnancy Scan: Is My Baby a Raspberry or a Lemon?

Goodbye Wine Bottle, Hello Baby Bottle You’re on the hunt for an Early Pregnancy Scan or “Dating Scan” which means one thing: you just found out recently that you’re pregnant! Congratulations to you and commiserations to your local shopkeeper from whom you buy wine. If this is a planned pregnancy

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Gender Reveal Parties
Pregnancy
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Gender Reveal Parties

Gender Reveal Parties: Sharing The Excitement Ah, the Gender Reveal Party, the super cute soiree that’s sure to leave your nanny saying “we never had the likes of this in my day!”. In Ireland, we have grown to love a good Gender Reveal Party over the last few years with

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