Recent Posts by Maria Pyanov CPD, CCE

New Clinic Supports Parents Of Rainbow Babies

Falling pregnant after a previous loss comes with a whole host of mixed emotions. A new clinic aims to support parents of rainbow babies. Read More


Vitamin D During Pregnancy – 5 FAQs Answered

It can be hard to sort through current recommendations about proper nutrition during pregnancy. Here are answers to 5 FAQs about vitamin D during pregnancy. Read More

What Does It Look Like When You Lose Your Mucus Plug?

Ever wonder what a mucus plug is? What does it looks like when you lose yours? Find out more about the mucus plug and what losing it can mean. Read More


Homebirth Midwife Handles A Life Threatening Emergency Like A Boss

This story shows us just how skilled homebirth midwives are. A NZ midwife handles a life threatening emergency and saves her boyfriend’s life. Read More


Formula Milk Companies Target Mothers Who Can’t Afford It – When Breastfeeding Is Life Or Death

Breastfeeding or formula feeding is a personal choice. In developing countries, however, formula milk companies target mothers, influencing their decision. Read More

To The Mama Who Doesn’t Feel Like Herself

Motherhood can make you feel barely recognisable and it takes some dedicated work to find yourself in the day to day trials of parenting. Read More


Ditch The Cute Baby Shoes – Experts Say Babies Should Go Barefoot While Learning To Walk

Baby shoes are cute and it's exciting to buy them for your little ones when they start walking. But are they really good for babies' growing feet? Read More

How To End Screen Time Without A Battle: 3 Simple Steps

Most parents understand the pain of getting kids to switch off the TV or game console. It’s possible to end screen time without a battle, in 3 simple steps. Read More


Cuddling Babies Changes Their Genetics For Years, Study Finds

Cuddling babies is obviously the best thing for them, but research has discovered an invisible benefit, with implications for future health and wellbeing. Read More

Woman Gives Birth To Giant Baby Naturally And Without Pain Medication

A Russian mother has given birth to a giant baby, without pain relief. Can women give birth to big babies without needing medical assistance? Read More




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