Peek a Baby Blog

Book your Dating scan today

What is a dating scan? A “dating scan” is an early pregnancy scan, it can also be called a booking scan. A dating scan can work out how many weeks pregnant you are, this is based on the size and development of your baby when the scan is carried out. The sonographer will be able…

Morning Sickness

Morning sickness is very common in early pregnancy. It can affect pregnant moms to be at any time of the day or night, not just in the morning as the name suggests, and some unlucky ladies can suffer from sickness all day long. Morning sickness usually improves by 16-20 weeks, it does not put your…

How a 4d ultrasound scan can help you plan for your baby’s arrival

When you find out you are pregnant one of the most exciting things is planning and preparing for your new arrival. Having a 4d ultrasound scan can help you make plans and emotionally invest in the baby beforehand. Having a 4d ultrasound gender scan can help you plan and prepare for your new little bundle…

Birth of a second child

Finding out you are pregnant is one of the most wonderful things you can experience, the happiness and joy you felt with your first child were beyond measure, and now you find out you are pregnant again, this can be an exciting time not just for you but for your little one as well… If…

Must-haves for summer moms to be

Being pregnant in summer is lovely, all those summer days to enjoy and relax in hopefully some lovely sunny weather! We have put together a few must-haves that moms-to-be may need! Sunscreen, we all know how important sunscreen is, this is especially true when you are pregnant, pregnancy can cause skin to become even more…

First-time dads…

On June 20th it is Father’s Day, a day when we can appreciate and thank the dads and father figures in our lives. Expectant fathers to be… But what about those that are expectant fathers to be, obviously so much of the pregnancy is about mom , but our partners are often the unsung heroes…

4D Baby Scans

Here at Peek a Baby we are excited for the coming weeks ahead, with lockdown restrictions gradually being lifted, it finally feels as though we can all get back to normality. As the lockdown restrictions are being eased, we are happy to announce you can now bring your loved ones in with you again to…

London Ultrasound Clinic

Did you know we have an ultrasound clinic in London? As well as our Birmingham clinic and Bromsgrove clinic! Our London Ultrasound clinic is based in Mitcham, it is easy to get to and located near to many train stations such as Mitcham junction, Morden, and Raynes Park. It is accessible by car on the…

Why spring is a great time to have your baby!

The dark nights are over, the clocks have been set forward and the daffodils are starting to bloom! The sun is starting to show, and everyone just feels happier! With the end hopefully in sight from the restrictions we have all been placed under due to Covid-19 things are looking up and we finally have…

Keeping fit and healthy during the pandemic

Being pregnant is such an exciting and happy time, but it can be slightly daunting too, especially when it is your first baby, and even more so if you are pregnant during a global pandemic. It is only natural to feel more anxious than usual. Unfortunately, now expectant moms to be can not simply catch…