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What Do Contractions Feel Like?

what do contractions feel like

Every pregnant woman wants to know: what do contractions feel like? It can be difficult to describe, so we asked some mothers to talk about contractions! Read More

Macrosomia – 5 Myths About Big Babies and Birth

Macrosomia - 5 Myths About Big Babies and Birth

These days, it's more common to hear of macrosomia -- or simply -- a big baby. Find out the definition of macrosomia, and what it means for your birth. Read More


Apple Just Upped The Birth Announcement Game

Apple Just Upped The Birth Announcement Game

Wow! Apple have upped the birth announcement game with this cool feature on the Apple iWatch. See how one couple let their family know their baby arrived. Read More


Small Pelvis? Big Baby? Here’s The Truth About CPD

Small Pelvis? Big Baby? Here's The Truth About CPD

Worried about your pelvis being too small for your "big" baby? Will you need a c-section? Here’s the truth about cephalopelvic disproportion (CPD). Read More

Using Gas During Labour – Pros and Cons

Using Gas During Labour - Pros and Cons

If you're considering using gas during labour, here's a comprehensive list of pros and cons of nitrous oxide (gas) while giving birth. Read More


Failure To Progress – 6 Things That Prolong Labour

Failure To Progress: 6 Things We Do That Prolongs Labour

Failure to progress is one of the most common reasons women are told they need a c-section. Here are 6 avoidable things we do that can prolong our labour. Read More


10 Shocking Birth Practices From The Past

10 Shocking Birth Practices From The Past

As you read these 10 shocking birth practices from the past, you'll be grateful for giving birth today. Find out what beliefs doctors had and what went on. Read More

Natural Birth – 5 Huge Benefits For Babies

Natural Birth – 5 Huge Benefits For Babies

Thinking about a natural birth? One way you can help make it happen is to get informed about the many benefits. Here are 5 ways natural birth helps babies. Read More