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Tongue Tie – 9 Facts You Need To Know

As we hear more about babies with tongue tie, parents are becoming curious if it's the cause of their feeding problems. Here are 9 facts about tongue tie. Read More


World’s Sweetest Barber Helps A Boy With Autism

If you needed a feel good story, this is it! Freddy, the world's sweetest barber, helped a boy with autism have a stress free haircut before school began. Read More

When Doctors Don’t Listen: Informed Consent and Birth

Sometimes, procedures are performed on birthing women without informed consent -- including episiotmies. How can you avoid it? Here is some helpful advice. Read More


Are Women Losing The Ability To Give Birth Naturally?

As we march on in an era of high intervention at birth, world famous obstetrician, Michel Odent, fears women are losing the ability to give birth naturally. Read More


Active Birth – 8 Big Benefits For Mother and Baby

An active birth offers so many benefits to mother and baby. Less pain? Shorter labour? Less trauma? Yes please! Here are 8 benefits of an active birth. Read More

How To Support Parents Of Twins – 10 Helpful Tips

Do you know someone who is giving birth to twins? Or are you expecting twins? Here are 10 great tips for those who care about parents of twins -- or more! Read More


4 Fascinating Facts About Your Breastmilk

Breastmilk was never really seen until we discovered how to express it as we do today. Here are 4 facts about the look and consistency of your breastmilk. Read More

Is My Baby Hungry? Do I Have Enough Milk?

Many mothers worry: do I have enough milk? Is my baby hungry? Could I be starving him? Here are some interesting and helpful facts from IBCLC, Renee Kam. Read More



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