Exciting news! For a few months now, I’ve been working with an organisation called Parenting Science Gang – we are a group of mums (there may be a few dads, but it’s mostly mums) doing research into what interests us – and we’ve got a special Big Birthas Parenting Science Gang Group.
We’ve discussed what research we’d like to see, researched what science and data is already out there, and we’ve interviewed other scientists to get their views on what we should research and how to go about it, and now we’re finally ready, have received ethics approval, have volunteers ready to send out, receive, and analyse questionnaires – all we need are a few individuals who fit the criteria we’ve set to answer our email questions!
Could you help us?
We need people who:
- are over 18
- have had 2 or more pregnancies where their BMI was over 29
- whose youngest child is under 3
- whose births took place in the UK
- are happy to be interviewed by email about their experiences
If you can say yes to all three, please follow this link for more information and sign up here to be interviewed –
your thoughts could really make a difference!