Patient Information Leaflets – Maternity


Anti-D Injections for Women with Rhesus Negative
Aromatherapy – A Guide for use on the MLBU
Body Mass Index raised in pregnancy 30 – 34.9
Body Mass Index raised in pregnancy 35 – 39
Body Mass Index raised in pregnancy 40 and above
Carriage of Group B Streptococcus
Choosing where to have your baby
Chorionic Villus Sampling (CVS)
Declining Blood Products or Blood Transfusion
ECV (External Cephalic Version)
Feeling your Baby move
Gestational Diabetes
Hyperemesis Gravidarum
Information for patients after an inconclusive result on ultrasound scan
Induction of Labour – what it means (1st time mothers)
Induction of Labour if you have had a baby before
Information for Pregnant Women who have Epilepsy
Low dose Aspirin in Pregnancy
Obstetric Cholestasis
Pelvic Girdle Pain
Physiotherapy advice in pregnancy
Preconception Care for Women with Diabetes
Pregnancy Oral Glucose Tolerance test
Pre-term Pre-labour rupture of membranes (Waters Breaking)
Preventing Pressure Ulcers
Screening for Down, Edwards and Patau Syndromes in Pregnancy
Sterilisation at the time of Caesarean section
Weight Management in Pregnancy
What can I do if my Baby is breech?
Why your weight matters (Pregnancy)
Wrist & Hand Pain during and after Pregnancy


Frequently Asked Question for women planning a caesarean birth
Anaesthesia for Caesarean Section
Vaginal Birth after Caesarean Section (VBAC)
Information for supporters staying overnight on Cley
Latent Phase of Labour
Monitoring In Labour
Pain Relief In Labour
Patient Information for Elective Caesarean (You Tube)
Remifentanil Patient Control Analgesia for Pain Relief in Labour
Third or Fourth Degree Perineal Tear
Vitamin K – Information for Patients
Using Water for Labour & Birth

After Birth

Baby Feeding Information
Examination of the Newborn & Advice on Discharge
How to look after your Perineum after having a baby
Information for Mothers following the birth of a baby – signs & symptoms of serious illness
Information for supporters staying overnight on Blakeney
Looking after your Bladder, Bowel & Pelvic Floor 
Preventing a Blood Clot while Pregnant or After Birth
Postnatal depression

The Essential Guide to Feeding & Caring for your Baby

For Leaflets and Information relating to Feeding and Caring for your Baby click here

Other Languages

Maternity Antenatal Schedule of visits – Lithuanian 
Maternity Information Divider – Lithuanian
Maternity Antenatal Schedule of visits – Polish
Maternity Information Divider – Polish
Maternity Antenatal Schedule of visits – Portuguese
Maternity Information Divider – Portuguese
Screening Tests for you and your baby in other languages