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  • Your premature baby: Infection

    Premature babies have less developed immune systems and are more susceptible to infection, but there are ways to reduce the risk.

  • 4 weeks pregnant - what to expect

    Congratulations on your exciting news! Tommy’s midwives are here to guide you through every stage of your pregnancy and help you get to know your growing baby.

  • #MisCOURAGE campaign

    Miscarriage is misunderstood and current policy is unacceptable. We want to change that

  • Symphysis Pubis Dysfunction (SPD) or Pelvic Girdle Pain (PGP)

    This is a common condition that causes pain in the pelvic joints in pregnancy. It affects up to 1 in 5 women.

  • Why we exist

    Tommy's exists to save babies' lives. We fund research into the causes and prevention of pregnancy complications that lead to miscarriage, stillbirth and premature birth. We also provide pregnancy health information for parents-to-be.

  • 10 common pregnancy complaints

    You were fully briefed on the morning sickness and extreme tiredness in pregnancy but what about these other sometimes surprising symptoms. We offer advice on how to avoid common pregnancy problems.

  • 31 weeks pregnant - what to expect

    Your baby is now about the size of a coconut!

  • Cervical incompetence (also known as cervical insufficiency)

    When the cervix shortens and opens in the second trimester (16 to 24 weeks) or early in the third trimester without any other symptoms of labour it may be referred to as "cervical incompetence"

  • Who we are

    We fund research into pregnancy problems and provide pregnancy health information to parents. We believe it is unacceptable that one in four women lose a baby during pregnancy and birth.

  • Stillbirth symptoms and risks

    Many women who suffer a stillbirth don't notice any changes and there is nothing that can be done to save their baby. However, there are some things that you should look for during your pregnancy.

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