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How Does A Baby Breathe During Water Birth?

It's a fair question: how does a baby breath during water birth? Mother nature is very clever - here's the answer to this curious water birth question! Read More


Montgomery Glands – 7 Interesting Facts

Those bumps around your areola are called montgomery glands, and they serve an important purpose. Here are 7 interesting facts about montgomery glands. Read More

7 Myths About Delayed Cord Clamping

Despite a plethora of studies providing compelling evidence into the benefits of delayed cord clamping, many myths are stalling change. Here are 7 of them. Read More


Smoking While Breastfeeding – Does It Impact Breast Milk?

If you're a smoker, you may be worried about smoking while breastfeeding. Find out the current advice about smoking while breastfeeding. Read More


Breastfeeding And Depression – Can Weaning Help?

If you have depression and you're breastfeeding, is it helpful to wean or to continue breastfeeding? Find out about breastfeeding and depression. Read More

The Blogger Whose Postpartum Body Went Viral

From birth to 14 weeks, Julie Bhosale decided to take photos of her postpartum body, which she then shared on her blog. Find out why it went viral! Read More


Tearing During Birth – 9 Ways To Help Prevent Tearing

Most pregnant women fear tearing during birth. Minor tears are common, and major tears feared most. Here are 9 ways you can help avoid tearing at birth. Read More

Rust Never Sleeps… Nor Does Endometriosis

Like rust, endometriosis never sleeps. Cut it out, medicate it, mask it - it's still there. Find out how to tackle endometriosis by it's roots -- for good. Read More



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