Facebook provides lifeline to isolated new mums
By Jayne Braithwaite on 19/05/2011 11:24:02
New mums are increasingly reliant on social networks, parenting websites and online forums to make and keep friends, finds NCT survey
New mums are flocking to the internet to make friends, according to new research by the National Childbirth Truth (NCT). Sites like Facebook and Twitter are making up for the loss of traditional support networks, such as grandparents.Nearly a third of new mums polled said they li...