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”

‘Home Alone’: Post-Pandemic Loneliness At Christmas, With An 83-Year-Old

As Prime Minister Boris Johnson sticks to UK Christmas rules by instilling a “high degree of personal responsibility” upon his people, the upcoming festive period does not seem as jolly as usual. Home Alone, a Christmas classic, so ludicrously detached from reality, who are we but to laugh all over ourselves at the thought ofContinue reading “‘Home Alone’: Post-Pandemic Loneliness At Christmas, With An 83-Year-Old”