Questions raised over Catherine's health after she appears thinner than ever

The Duchess of Cambridge has raised a few eyebrows and caused some concern for her health after appearing in Essex with Prince William.

The Royal couple were visiting Stewards Academy and appeared relaxed and happy as they enjoyed the day, however, it was Catherine’s thin frame that lead some to question whether whether or not she was ok.

While the Duchess has alsways been slim, many are wondering if the stress of the role is getting to her.

She wore a light blue polka-dot dress, which seemed to cling to her revealing her tiny waste and limbs.

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While the life of a royal certainly has its advantages, it also comes with a lot of responsibility, pressure and attention.

So is it finally taking its toll?

Catherine has always received great praise for the way she has handled being thrust into the spotlight and is credited with turning around the Royal Family’s reputation across the UK.

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But many are saying the pressure of having to be a wife, mother and one of the most photographed women in the world is becoming too much.

There are calls for her to be allowed to step back from her public role and focus on being a mother and enjoying time with her children in private, away from the spotlight.

Do you think it would be stressful to be in her position? Should she be allowed to take time away from the spotlight?