You can now self refer to maternity in Lagan Valley Hospital or the Ulster Hospital at
or Royal Victoria Hospital at
and they will arrange a booking in appointment for you.
The department of health recommend that all pregnant ladies take Folic Acid. You will need to contact a GP if there is a family history of Spina Bifida or your BMI is greater than 30 as the dose will be higher. You can find out your BMI at https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/healthy-weight/bmi-calculator/.