Preparing for life with a newborn

Presented by Dr Tim Ross, Bupa

With so much to consider when you are expecting a newborn, Dr Ross takes you through how to prepare for life with a newborn, what to expect once you leave the hospital and ongoing newborn care.

This Bupa Parenting Insights talk is given by Dr Tim Ross, a General Practitioner and National Medical Director with Bupa. Dr Ross focuses on the following topics:

  • What to expect
  • Pregnancy nutrition and exercise
  • Feeding your baby - breastfeeding and formula
  • Recovery from labour
  • Your partner and your relationship
  • Support networks
  • Your house and car
  • Professionals to assist you
  • Immunisations
  • Resources


This talk will help you understand what to expect when you have a newborn. Dr Ross goes through all the different elements of your life you need to consider when your newborn is here.

This video is invaluable to those planning to have a family. Watch the video above or find it here.

Note: The views and advice expressed on this blog post are those of the author and are not representative of the Pregnancy Babies & Children's Expo.

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