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Improving Birth Room Design – The Pros And Cons

Australian hospitals aim to reduce the number of medical interventions by improving the environment in which women give birth. Hospitals around the country are moving away… Read More


6 Things You Should Do To Get Ready For Labour Day

The nursery is painted and your birth bag is packed - but have you prepared for the actual birth? Here are 6 tips to prepare for labour day. Read More

Is Pushing During Labour Necessary?

The second stage of labour is usually when women are ready to get things over with and meet their baby. But is pushing really necessary? Read More


7 Things Home Birthing Mamas Are Tired Of Hearing

There are many reasons why women give birth at home and plenty of opinions why it's not a good idea. Here are 7 things home birth mamas hear all the time Read More


How Does A Large Head Fit Through A Small Exit?

It’s the question most pregnant women want to know: How on earth does a baby’s head fit through such a small exit? Find out why a c-section isn't the answer Read More

6 Things To Ask Your Care Provider During Labour

Do you have to do as you're told during labour? It's ok to ask questions too. Here are 6 things to ask your care provider during labour. Read More


Acupuncture For Pain Relief During Labour

Does acupuncture seem counterproductive as a pain relief technique for labour? Find out how this ancient treatment is gaining popularity in the birth room. Read More

Birth Options In Australia: Public, Private, Birth Centre or Home?

Choosing where you will give birth is one of the biggest decisions you will make. Find out more about your birth choices in Australia. Read More



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