Preparing for childbirth and going through labour can be stressful at the best of times. Add in unfamiliar surroundings and processes, while being far from friends and family, and the expat maternity experience is potentially even more challenging.
For new parent expats that reside outside of countries with free healthcare systems, the cost of pregnancy and giving birth abroad can be startlingly high. Welcoming a newborn into the family is an incredibly exciting time. However, for new parents that reside outside of countries with free healthcare systems, such as the NHS in the … Continued