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Gestational Diabetes and Induction Of Labour – What You Should Know

If you have gestational diabetes, an induction may be on the cards. Here's what you need to know about gestational diabetes and induction of labour. Read More


Can Fear Prolong Labour?

Most women find the idea of birth a scary prospect and may even lie awake at night worrying about it. But can fear prolong labour? Find out! Read More

How Epidurals Affect Babies: Facts For Parents-To-Be

Between 50 – 80 percent of women in high income countries will have an epidural during labour. Find out about how an epidural can affect a baby. Read More


5 Things Oxytocin Does That Pitocin/Syntocinon Doesn’t

Some people believe a medical induction of labour works the same way in the body as natural labour. It doesn't. Find out 5 major differences, here. Read More


Amazing Video Shows Baby Born In Amniotic Sac

A breathtaking video clip of a newborn is taking the internet by storm: see a baby being born in an amniotic sac - truly magic! Read More

Dedicated Midwife Floats To Work On A Swan

What should a midwife do to get to work when there's a flood? Jump on an inflatable swan, naturally! Dedication taken to the next level! Read More


Cervical Scar Tissue – What You Need To Know Before Giving Birth

Various issues including endometriosis and biopsies can cause cervical scar tissue. Find out what you need to know about how it can impact your labour. Read More

Areas Where Independent Midwives Practise Have Lower C-Section Rates

A recent study found where midwives are allowed to practise independently, lower c-section rates and improved birth outcomes result. Why is this so? Read More



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