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If Soda/Soft Drink Commercials Were Honest [Video]

Soft drink (soda) commercials are all about fun, friends and good times. But what if they were really honest about their products? A must watch video. Read More

Why All Inductions Are Not The Same – 5 Induction Methods

Find out the different ways pregnant women are medically induced, including the pros and cons of each method and in what situations they are used. Read More

Inspiring 6 Year Old Responds To Aggressive Breastfeeding Critic

There's one in every crowd - that person who feels they have to voice their opinions aggressively. Find out how a six year old totally owned an aggressor. Read More

Nasal Spray Relieves Labour Pain, Study Finds

A study has shown a nasal spray may be a viable option for pain relief during labour. Could it be a magical solution or is it too good to be true? Read More

9 Tips For Optimal Vaginal Health – A Must Read For All Women And Girls

Have a vagina? This article is a must read. Many women are self conscious about their vagina - these 9 tips will explain how to achieve optimal health. Read More

Girl Who Lost Arm To Cancer Gets A Christmas Present To Remember

Two year old Scarlette Tipton lost her arm to cancer when she was a baby. What she recieved for Christmas last year was one big, sweet surprise! Read More

Can Breastmilk Fight Antibiotic Resistance? 3 Questions Answered

Scientists have been making some amazing discoveries about breastmilk - the latest being it can fight antibiotic resistance. Could it be true? Find out!  Read More

Popular Thrush Treatment Linked To Miscarriage

A large study has found almost 50% of women who used this popular thrush medication during early pregnancy were more likely to have a miscarriage. Read More

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