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Mum and Baby Academy

Your learning mentor

Here at the Mum & Baby Academy we are supporting the professional’s need to improve knowledge in an ever changing healthcare environment. We have created a learning community specifically designed for you, so that you can build and develop skills to better serve parents and their babies and earn points towards your continuing professional development.

Through our free online CPD modules and learning resources, we have supported over 5000 health professionals including midwives, doulas, GPs, gynaecologists, maternity staff, neonatologists and obstetricians just like you. 

Take a look at our CPD modules here.

Infant Skincare Hub

Providing you with the most up to date information

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Iron Supplements Hub

Learn about the importance of iron in pregnancy

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CAR SAFETY: Child Car Seats

Answering parents’ questions about car seats

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PRE-ECLAMPSIA: Advances in the diagnosis

How a new blood test can aid clinical decision making

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BREASTFEEDING: Supporting parents through early breastfeeding challenges

Help parents get breastfeeding off to a good start

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INFANT SKIN: Cleaning and protecting baby's skin between baths

Explaining guidelines for maintaining healthy baby skin

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NAPPY RASH: from treatment to protection

How to protect babies from this common skin condition

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Antenatal prophylaxis with anti-d immunoglobulin part II

How fetal DNA screening is guiding the use of anti-D

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Understanding neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1)

How to identify and diagnose NF1

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COLIC: Alleviating the distress of infantile colic

Practical ways to help parents & carers alleviate colic

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IRON: elementary for life

Elementary facts about iron and dietary sources

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TRISOMY: Non-invasive prenatal testing - Part 2

Deepen your knowledge of cell-free DNA screening

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Measuring body temperature in babies and young children

Supporting families with babies and young children

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DENTAL HYGIENE: How to help parents avoid dental decay

Laying the foundations of good dental hygiene

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C-SECTION HEALING: Wound healing following C-sections

Managing wound healing complications

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NUTRITION: Nutrition in Pregnancy

From preconception to pregnancy to breastfeeding

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LAUNDERING FABRICS

Laundering fabrics that touch a baby's skin

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PERINATAL MENTAL HEALTH

The risk factors and how you can offer support

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BREASTFEEDING: Improving colostrum and breast milk supply

Supporting women to express, store and feed breastmilk

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WEANING: Successfully introducing solid foods to children and babies

Why food choices are critical for development

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ECZEMA: Optimising emollient use in atopic eczema

Emollients: advice about application & how much to use

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BREASTFEEDING: Tongue tie and breastfeeding

Supporting breastfeeding babies with ankyloglossia

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