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I a full time maker. This spring I had some visitors in the form of a nest full of house wrens. These little guys are fearless and will build their nests almost anywhere. The Duchess of Cambridge displayed her growing baby bump on second day of Swedish tourPrince William and Kate visited The Karolinska Institute in Stockholm to find out about the impact of physical activity on mental health12:56, 31 JAN 2018Updated13:58, 31 JAN 2018Get daily updates directly to your inbox+ SubscribeSee our privacy noticeThank you for subscribing!Could not subscribe, try again laterInvalid EmailThe Duchess of Cambridge displayed her growing baby bump today on the second day of the Swedish tour.Together with Prince William, they attended a discussion on the relationship between mental health and physical exercise.The couple are expecting their third child in April and as Kate took off her eye catching red and white Catherine Walker coat, her tight fitting Alexander McQueen white wool dress highlighted her pregnancy.She was also wearing earrings by Swedish brand In2design.Prince William and Kate have made campaigning on mental health issues one of the central themes of their public working lives and today saw them visit The Karolinska Institute in Stockholm.The most stylish royals in the world from the Duchess of Cambridge to Crown Princess Victoria of SwedenAttending a discussion about the impact of physical activity on people’s mental well being, they were also accompanied by Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and her husband, Prince Daniel.The Crown Princess has spoken openly about her own battle with an eating disorder as a young woman, while her husband a former fitness trainer who opened a chain of exclusive gyms has taken a particular interest in the subject and started his own programme to promote physical well being in the young.Although the two couples left separately, they met up en route before a briefing with senior staff including Professor Carl Johan Sundberg, Dr Anna Lundh and Dr Ulrika Berg.Dr Lundh told them: “We have a problem with the growth of mental health disorders here in Sweden and we are trying to create a programme where we standardise treatment packages and place as much emphasis on physical activity, looking at sleep, looking at eating behaviour, as we do on psychology and pharmaceuticals.”Stockholm makes for a seriously trendy city break for a long weekend here’s where to stay and the best things to doDr Berg added: “I am a paediatrician and meet a lot of children with mental problems. It is absolutely important that we use physical activity as a tool for prevention and also for treatment for mental diseases such as depression.”I think people think ‘oh, it is good for children to move’.”But it has really been shown, in research, that there are important effects, for example in depression when we know that self esteem increases, we know that regular physical activity of an aerobic kind, three times a week and adding skeleton load and muscle strengthening activities will lead to many positive health benefits. And it doesn’t have any side effects.”William asked whether the increase in numbers was due to an actual increase or whether they are more seen “because of conversations or because of mental health becoming a little less stigmatised”.Kids jumped on each other’s shoulders, and hugged each other in excitement at having met the two royal couples.Malte bregqvist, 15, a ninth grade pupil, said: “I shook both their hands.