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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

Can You Have Your Period During Pregnancy?

Bleeding during pregnancy can be pretty scary. But can you have your period during pregnancy? Find out everything you need to know. Read More

Why Your Toddler Is Breastfeeding So Often – And What To Do

If you're breastfeeding a toddler, there might be times where your toddler seems to cluster feed, like newborn days. Why do they do it and what can you do? Read More

New Campaign Seeks Pledges In Support Of Breastfeeding Mothers

A new campaign, Bosom Buddies, aims to help make breastfeeding mothers feel more welcomed and supported by society. Find out how to pledge your support! Read More

43 Week Old Baby | Your Baby Week By Week

Your 43 week old baby is almost 10 months old! Time is flying by. Another Wonder Week is around the corner too. Here's what you need to know about week 43. Read More

Dad Films Perfect Comeback To Breastfeeding Shamers

If you're a breastfeeding mama, you'll know feeding in public can create anxiety. See what this rockin' dad did to send a message to breastfeeding shamers. Read More

5 Things C-Section Mamas Want You To Know

Not had a c-section before? Here are 5 things that c-section mothers want you to know. With 1 in 3 mothers giving birth this way, it's even more important. Read More

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