NHS Health Scotland would like to recognise the enormous contribution and skilled input from the people who have given their time, energy, and commitment to developing and producing the content for this website. We would like to thank all the parents, health professionals, professional bodies, voluntary organisations and topic experts who have willingly and enthusiastically given us their time.

There are more people than we can possibly name who have worked long and hard to get this baby born! This website is the result of all their advice, expertise, discussions and suggestions.

NHS Health Scotland wishes to acknowledge the following:

  • Photography: Iain Stewart; John Birdsall Social Issues Photo Library; Science Photo Library; Mother and Baby Picture Library; iStock
  • Illustration: Sophie Joyce; Myles Talbot.
Last Updated: 12 October 2009
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