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Underwater Pregnancy Photography – 8 Stunning Photos

Underwater pregnancy photography has to be amongst the most stunning photography out there! Check out these gorgeous 8 underwater maternity photos. Read More


Why The Elle Breastfeeding Cover Photo Is A Big Deal

The June issue of Elle Australia has featured model and mum, Nicole Trunfio, breastfeeding her son, Zion. We think it's a pretty big deal. Here's why. Read More

When Can You Find Out The Gender Of Your Baby?

One of the first things pregnant women are curious about is if they're having a boy or girl. When can you find out the gender of your baby? Read on! Read More


Do Women Forget The Pain Of Giving Birth?

After giving birth, many women say, "never again!" But most do go on to have more babies. So does that mean women forget the pain of childbirth? Find out! Read More


How One Hospital Reduced It’s High C-Section Rate

With the threat of insurance cover loss looming, one US hospital set out to lower it's c-section rate. Here's how they reduced the number of c-sections. Read More

7 Tempting Times To Spill The Beans About Your Pregnancy

Some couples like to keep pregnancy a secret until the first trimester is over. Keeping it secret is tough - here are 7 times you might be tempted to tell! Read More


The ‘Breast Is Best’ Message – 5 Surprising Facts

We've all heard it, breast is best... yet breastfeeding organisations have long abandoned using the phrase. Here are 5 important facts you need to know. Read More

Is a Healthy Baby All That Matters During Childbirth?

Around 25-34% of women describe their birth as traumatic. Should they just be grateful that the baby is healthy? Or are we harming mothers emotional health? Read More



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