First Trimester Facts!

The first trimester is a fascinating time for a baby’s development. Seven weeks into the pregnancy, the baby’s head, face and brain start developing. From week eight onwards, the baby’s ears, nose, lips and fingers start forming as well. By week twelve, the baby will start growing fingernails! The size of a foetus at this … Continue reading “First Trimester Facts!”

Have you been experiencing cravings during your pregnancy?

Have you been experiencing cravings during your pregnancy? Hi Siobhan here from Ultrasound Ireland. Did you know that, based on numerous studies, cravings during pregnancy happen as a response to all the hormonal changes happening in your body. These hormonal variations can also explain why some pregnant women prefer some foods over others. Many also … Continue reading “Have you been experiencing cravings during your pregnancy?”

Nine Factors that Influence Fertility

For more info or to make an appointment for one of our fertility scan services, visit our fertility scan pages here. Making the decision to begin building your family is one of those major life steps many of us spend a long time looking forward to. Firstly what is fertility? Female fertility is the ability … Continue reading “Nine Factors that Influence Fertility”

Scan of the week: 22 Week Baby Scan

This sweet baby at 22 weeks during our Well Baby Scan. This scan is typically performed from 20-40 weeks and is a great opportunity to bond with your baby & offer reassurance as your pregnancy progresses.

3D Scan at 29 Weeks – Look at those hands!

This adorable baby at 29 weeks during our Well Baby Scan (performed from 20-40 weeks).

12 Week Baby Scan!

This sweet baby is just 12 weeks old! This video was taken during our Advanced Early Scan (performed from 12-19 weeks). 

Scan of the Week: Waving Hand!

This adorable baby waving hello at 22 weeks during our Detailed Anomaly Scan also known as the “20 Week Scan“. This is a very comprehensive exam where we look at your baby’s internal organs, heart, chest, stomach, bladder, legs, arms, spine, bones and much more. For further information on this scan visit our website … Continue reading “Scan of the Week: Waving Hand!”

Before & After: 3D/4D Scan

Here is a beautiful ‘before & after’ photo from one of our clients- a 3D ultrasound scan performed at 29 weeks. If you want to find out more about the different pregnancy scans we offer visit:

Scan of the Week: 11 Weeks Early Pregnancy Scan

Scan of the Week: this sweet baby is just 11 weeks old! This video was taken during our Early Pregnancy Scan, for further information or to book an appointment, contact us today!

Is It Safe to Use Nail Polish While Pregnant?

Many moms-to-be wonder if it’s safe to use nail polish while pregnant. The answer to that is we don’t know,.There are some precautions worth taking if you’re planning on painting your nails more than just once in a while. This is because regular exposure to the chemicals in nail polish and nail polish remover can … Continue reading “Is It Safe to Use Nail Polish While Pregnant?”