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46 Week Old Baby | Your Baby Week By Week

Your 46 week old baby is processing big changes in her cognitive development, in this last Wonder Week of the first year. Find out more about week 46. Read More

10 Must Read Survival Tips For The Final Stretch Of Pregnancy

The last stretch of pregnancy is arguably the worst. Hopefully morning sickness is over, but now you are battling other issues! Here are 10 survival tips. Read More

Pokemon Go: 5 Things Parents Need To Know

There isn’t a chance in a million you haven’t heard of Pokemon Go! So what are the most important things parents need to know? Find out here. Read More

45 Week Old Baby | Your Baby Week By Week

Your 45 week old baby's crying, clinginess and crankiness are likely challenging. During happy times, she will enjoy crawling and pull herself upright. Read More

How Your Cervix Dilates And Why It’s Unpredictable

During the first stage of labour, what the cervix is doing, or not doing, gets plenty of attention. Find out what you need to know about cervical dilation. Read More

5 Reasons Why I Can’t Wait To Give Birth Again

If television is anything to go by, birth is something to be feared. But I never felt that way. Here are 5 reasons why I can't wait to give birth again. Read More

The First President Of SIDS Foundation Says Bed Sharing Isn’t Dangerous

Some healthcare workers advise against bed sharing. However, the original president of the SIDS Foundation says bed-sharing isn’t necessarily dangerous. Read More

Eating Habits During Pregnancy Can Affect Three Generations – Study

A growing body of research has found eating habits can impact unborn children... and their children too. Find out what the researchers have to say. Read More

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