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Four Day School Week Improves Academic Performance

If you worked a four day week, do you think you'd be more productive? A recent study has found a four day school week to improve academic results. Read More


10 Things NOT To Say To Your Pregnant Partner

If you're a partner to a pregnant woman, you really should read this and make sure you don't say any of these 10 things to your pregnant partner. Be warned! Read More

Can Diabetes Impact Breastfeeding Success?

A new study has asked the question, can diabetes impact breastfeeding success? If you have gestational or type 2 diabetes, it's well worth a read. Read More


C-Section Birth – What To Expect During a C-Section

Are you having a c-section, or are you curious as to what happens? Find out what you can expect during a c-section birth. Read More


23 Week Old Baby | Your Baby Week By Week

Your 23 week old baby will likely be more settled this week, and practicing his pre-crawling skills. Look out mobility, here I come! Find out more. Read More

Formula Supplementation After The Birth – Will Your Baby Need It?

Formula supplementation is a common practice in many hospitals. How do you know if it's necessary or not? Find out from BellyBelly's IBCLC, Renee Kam. Read More


22 Week Old Baby | Your Baby Week By Week

Your 22 week old baby is still going through some rapid changes, from growth spurts to mood swings. Find out what to expect from your 22 week old baby. Read More

Prolapse After Childbirth – 6 Things That Increase The Risk

Prolapse after childbirth is a topic few women hear about until it happens to them. Find out about 6 things that increase your risk of prolapse. Read More



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