“I’ve just found out I’m pregnant, what’s the next step?”

In Pregnancy by Maria Birch

First of all, congratulations! The first step is to contact your GP practice, tell them you’re pregnant and ask them to put you in touch with a local midwife. The first appointment (also called ‘the booking appointment’) is usually scheduled for before you are 10 weeks pregnant. This is because you will be offered tests that must be carried out …