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Why We’re Jealous Of New Zealand’s Maternity Care System

Why We're Jealous Of New Zealand's Maternity Care System

The New Zealand maternity system is the envy of many countries. Find out why we love New Zealand's maternity system and what it offers women and families. Read More

Breech Birth – 8 Interesting Facts When Baby Is Bottom Down

Breech Birth – 8 Interesting Facts When Baby Is Bottom Down

If your baby is bottom down instead of head down, you need to know your options - or you don't have any. Here are 8 interesting facts about breech birth. Read More


Epidural Increases Risks of PND and Breastfeeding Troubles, Study Finds

Epidural Increases Risks of PND and Breastfeeding Troubles, Study Finds

World leading experts have published a study which found women who had epidurals had increased risks of postnatal depression and breastfeeding troubles. Read More


A Midwife’s Inflatable Device Could Save Lives Worldwide

A Midwife's Inflatable Device Could Save Lives Worldwide

A Scottish midwife has invented a fantastic inflatable device for birthing women, and it's making an impact all over the world. Find out more about the CUB. Read More

Groundbreaking Procedure Saves Mother’s Life During Childbirth

Groundbreaking Procedure Saves Mother's Life During Childbirth

A groundbreaking new procedure saved the life of one very lucky Israeli mother, who experienced a usually fatal amniotic fluid embolism during childbirth. Read More


Postpartum Haemorrhage? Just Eat Your Placenta

Postpartum Haemorrhage? Just Eat Your Placenta

It's becoming fairly commonplace to hear of a woman experiencing postpartum haemorrhage after giving birth. So, what can you do to reduce your chances? Read More


How Does A Baby Breathe During Water Birth?

How Does A Baby Breathe During Water Birth?

It's a fair question: how does a baby breath during water birth? Mother nature is very clever - here's the answer to this curious water birth question! Read More

7 Myths About Delayed Cord Clamping

7 Myths About Delayed Cord Clamping

Despite a plethora of studies providing compelling evidence into the benefits of delayed cord clamping, many myths are stalling change. Here are 7 of them. Read More