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6 Things To Ask Your Care Provider During Labour

Do you have to do as you're told during labour? It's ok to ask questions too. Here are 6 things to ask your care provider during labour. Read More


Acupuncture For Pain Relief During Labour

Does acupuncture seem counterproductive as a pain relief technique for labour? Find out how this ancient treatment is gaining popularity in the birth room. Read More

Birth Options In Australia: Public, Private, Birth Centre or Home?

Choosing where you will give birth is one of the biggest decisions you will make. Find out more about your birth choices in Australia. Read More


5 Reasons Why Women Love Giving Birth

It's pretty rare you hear anything positive about birth, whether from your friends or the media. But some women love giving birth - here are 5 reasons why Read More


Reducing Unnecessary Birth Interventions For Low-Risk Women

New guidance for maternity care providers recommends reducing unnecessary birth interventions and promoting normal birth practices. Read More

9 Reasons Why Women Choose To Birth At Home

To home birth or not to home birth - not sure if it is right for you? Here are 9 reasons why women choose to have a home birth. Read More


Childbirth Across The Last Century

Childbirth hasn't changed since the dawn of time but the practices and beliefs surrounding it have. Here's how childbirth has looked over the last century. Read More

Pitocin Linked To Postpartum Depression And Anxiety: New Research

Postpartum mood disorders affect around 15% of women. New research may have uncovered a link between an induction drug and these disorders. Read More



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