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Is Money Motivating Doctors To Perform C-Sections?

Healthcare economists published a paper after wondering if money might be a motivating factor for performing c-sections. Find out what they discovered. Read More


Hypoallergenic Formula – Can It Really Prevent Allergies?

If your family has a history of allergies or if your baby has allergies, hypoallergenic formula might be recommended. Find out some important facts, here. Read More

Scientists Uncover A New Cause Of Recurrent Miscarriage

Recurrent miscarriage can be devistating for couples. Recently, scientists have uncovered a new reason why women may suffer from recurrent miscarriages. Read More


Breastfeeding And High Blood Pressure – Does Breastfeeding Help?

If you experienced high blood pressure during pregnancy or after giving birth, find out about breastfeeding and it's impacts on high blood pressure. Read More


In Defence Of Jamie Oliver – Why Men Should Openly Support Breastfeeding

You’ve probably seen the immense flak celebrity chef, Jamie Oliver, is copping for discussing breastfeeding. Here's our take on the issue. Read More

Homebirth Is Safer For “Higher Risk” Women Too

New research from the UK and Iceland have shown that homebirth can be a safer option for some higher risk women. Find out more, here. Read More


Fever Phobia – What Is The Best Way To Treat A Fever?

Understanding how fever works and how to treat a fever is important, with studies showing around one third of children receive an overdose of pain relief. Read More

Can Dehydration Cause You To Go Into Labour?

If you're pregnant, you may have heard something about dehyration causing labour. Can dehydration cause you to go into labour? Find out here. Read More



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