Cally Pool & Gym is situated in the west of the London Borough of Islington in close proximity to Kings Cross and Angel. It has a 25 metre pool, a 20 metre teaching pool, a gym overlooking both pools and a sauna suite. Cally Pool & Gym offers something for everyone and there are a number of memberships that are available for those interested in using the facilities on a regular basis, including our student membership. There is also a wide range of swimming lessons available that cater for all ages and abilities.
Smoking and Pregnancy
Smoking is injurious to health. It does the major damage when a pregnant women continue to smoke. Smoking can lead to a lot of problems in your baby. The worst thing is that it can lead to sudden infant death syndrome. It is always advisable to quit smoking while pregnant. What are the effects of smoking during pregnancy? Smoking during pregnancy will affect the baby adversely. It will cause many problems like premature birth and birth defects. It may lead to miscarriage. It will affect the development of the fetus. It may increase the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, the infant death. It will affect the weight of the baby. How can I quit smoking while pregnant? Quitting smoking during pregnancy is a good decision for baby and mom. But it is very difficult for an addicted woman to stop smoking. Some of the methods to quit smoking include, Tell your doctor or midwife that you smoke. A counseling – A doctor should convince the woman who is planning a baby or the pregnant woman on the harmful effects of smoking. He should also clearly state the benefits of quitting smoking. Try to stop quitting gradually. Reduce your number […]
Do pregnancy symptoms worsen in Expectant Dad?
Pregnancy is often followed by lot of its own symptoms like cramps, nausea, mood swings, food cravings, depression etc. Its always an interesting question whether the expecting dad also suffers any of these symptoms along with his wife? From time to time, researchers have been studying this topic to understand whether this is just an assumption or a reality. Some of the researches done in past shows that Men do suffer some of the pregnancy symptoms along with their wives. Confused!!! Men are often found complaining of cramps, stomach blown up feeling, nausea, mood swings and even food cravings issues during their wife’s pregnancy. This is often termed as Couvade Syndrome, also referred as Sympathetic Pregnancy. During Couvade Syndrome, the partner experiences the same or some of the symptoms as well as the behaviour as the wife. There is an ongoing debate on the topic. Some believe that it can be a biological condition attached to hormonal changes while others feel it can be more of psychological feeling. Whether it is an actual condition or a fictional will always be a topic of debate but if it is actual, there is no lovely feeling than seeing your partner contributing with […]
Things you need before your baby arrives
Arrival of a new baby in the family is the most wonderful thing to happen to any couple. Here is a list of things you need to put a check on in order to ensure you are ready for his/her arrival: 1- Birth Announcement Script: There is nothing more exciting than to announce the birth of your baby to your loved ones specially if they are not with you on that big day. Plan how and what you are going to tell them once your baby arrives. You might do it via Pinterest or design something with some nice text and decoration and just leave a space to add the most beautiful picture of the year – surely everyone is waiting for it. 2- Your baby’s first outfit: I still remember when my baby arrived, my husband was asked for an outfit for him. Though not planned, he shuffled through the bag and came up with a superman dress for him. Yes, that became his first dress from his parents, still preserved with us. Plan your baby’s first outfit. It’s the most exciting thing to do and avoid any last minute confusions. 3- Nursing Bra- If you are going to […]