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The First President Of SIDS Foundation Says Bed Sharing Isn’t Dangerous

Some healthcare workers advise against bed sharing. However, the original president of the SIDS Foundation says bed-sharing isn’t necessarily dangerous. Read More


Eating Habits During Pregnancy Can Affect Three Generations – Study

A growing body of research has found eating habits can impact unborn children... and their children too. Find out what the researchers have to say. Read More

Back Pain During Pregnancy – Causes and Tips For Relief

If you're experiencing back pain during pregnancy, find out what causes it, how you can get relief and when it's time to see your healthcare provider. Read More


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



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