COVID-19: Pregnant Women Now Allowed A Support Person At Birth, Under New Health Guidelines

After revised guidelines, pregnant women are now allowed a ‘support person’ of their choice at scans, during labour and at birth. Since the pandemic, many pregnant women have been expected to undergo their pregnancy journey alone, though new guidance reports that, “Pregnant women value the support from a partner, relative, friend or other person throughContinue reading “COVID-19: Pregnant Women Now Allowed A Support Person At Birth, Under New Health Guidelines”

Hartlepool Giving Tree Goes Viral, Raising Over 160,000 Christmas Gifts For UK Children

Hartlepool Giving Tree, an online platform where people pledge to donate a Christmas gift for a child or young adult, many of whom have escaped domestic abuse, has raised over 160,000 gifts, and counting. The Giving Tree, which is held at Middleton Grange Shopping Centre, ‘organises a Giving Tree every year in order to supportContinue reading “Hartlepool Giving Tree Goes Viral, Raising Over 160,000 Christmas Gifts For UK Children”

Actress And Strictly Come Dancing Star Maisie Smith’s Recent Instagram Post Promotes Self Love

Eastenders Actress and Strictly Come Dancing talent, Maisie Smith, has posted a collage of paparazzi photos to her Instagram, highlighting her major insecurities with her legs. Posted on Wednesday 26th November, the 19 year old star captioned that posting this was an attempt to “help other people feel more confident about their own insecurities.” “YOUContinue reading “Actress And Strictly Come Dancing Star Maisie Smith’s Recent Instagram Post Promotes Self Love”

UK Food Blogger Talks Nutrition, Mental Health and Her New Cookbook

Sarah Louise, 31, of SarahLousKitchen is a home chef living in Newcastle, who 5 years ago began her lifestyle journey into fitness and food. The Independent described her as “brash without offence, down to earth and homely, yet at the same time brutal, wise and enviable all in one. You literally get what you see with SarahContinue reading “UK Food Blogger Talks Nutrition, Mental Health and Her New Cookbook”

Public Sexual Harassment Called To Become A Criminal Offence

Co-founder of Our Streets Now, Gemma Tutton, has launched the #CrimeNotCompliment campaign, which calls for all forms of public sexual harassment to become a criminal offence. The campaign is set to change attitudes towards “women, girls, and marginalised genders” being, “followed, shouted at, touched, groped and grabbed.” Our Streets Now is working in partnership withContinue reading “Public Sexual Harassment Called To Become A Criminal Offence”