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Breastfeeding A Child In Childcare – 4 Questions Answered

If your breastfed child is soon to attend childcare, you might have some questions about how best to manage breastmilk while your child is in care. Read More

Midwives And Nurses Can Provide Equal Or Better Care Than Physicians – WHO Report

Picking a doctor with many years of medical education might seem the best choice for childbirth. But a new World Health Organization report says otherwise. Read More

Frustrated With Conflicting Breastfeeding Advice? What To Do

Conflicting breastfeeding advice is one of the most frustrating issues for brand new mothers. So what can you do if you're confused? Read on to find out. Read More

Breast Cancer Organisation Forms Partnership With Formula Company

In a shock move, the National Breast Cancer Foundation has partnered with a formula company. Why is this such a big deal? Find out why people are appalled. Read More

44 Week Old Baby | Your Baby Week By Week

Your 44 week old baby is officially 10 months old! It's only 8 more weeks until baby's first birthday. Find out more about your 10 month old baby. Read More

New Blood Test Predicting Premature Birth With 86% Accuracy

Researchers in Australia and Canada have developed a blood test to predict premature birth, which has an accuracy rate of 86%. Find out more. Read More

Why Baby’s Birth Experience Matters – 5 Things You Need To Know

"Everyone is radiant with happiness. Everyone except the child. The child? You hadn’t even noticed the child, had you?" Powerful words from a famous doctor. Read More

Study: Could Changes To Birth Classes Result In Better Birth Outcomes?

A childbirth class trialled in a study found massive reductions in interventions when compared to standard hospital birth classes. Read on! Read More

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