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Think You’re Too Small To Birth Your Baby? You Must See These Photos (NSFW)

Sometimes you come across an article you never forget. See the amazing photos shared by male midwife, Jerry Whiting, who attended births of smaller women. Read More


4 Reasons Why Your First Birth Is Particularly Important

It can be tempting to just to ‘go with the flow’ when it comes to a first birth. However, the first birth is more important than you think! Find out why. Read More

Private Practice, Hospital Clinic, Birth Center Or Home? Choosing Where To Give Birth In The US

Working out where you'd like to give birth in the US? Find out the differences between private practice, hospital clinic, birth center and home. Read More


Local Business Steps In To Help Dad Fired For Attending Son’s Birth

Lamar Austin was part way through a 90-day trial period, when his wife went into labour on New Year’s Eve. He was then fired for going to the birth. Read More


10 Things Not To Do When Your Partner Is Giving Birth

Becoming a parent is a big deal, but don't let that thought distract you in the birth room. Here are 10 things not to do when your partner is giving birth. Read More

New Cochrane Review Reaffirms Huge Benefits For Continuous Labour Support

What if there was a proven way to shorten labour, reduce the risk of a c-section and improve your chances of a positive birth? Would you want to know? Read More


Doctor Assists At Birth Hours Before Giving Birth Herself

One mama-to-be from Kentucky found a rather unusual way to keep herself entertained when she was in hospital waiting to be induced. Read More

Doctor Nails Reasons Behind 500% C-Section Increase Since The 70s

Mothers and their maternity care providers generally have the same goal: a healthy baby – and, of course, a healthy mother matters too. To achieve that… Read More


Is Water Birth Dangerous? 3 Things You Should Know

Water birth is a popular pain relief option for women in labour. But many are concerned about its safety. Here are 3 things about water birth to know. Read More

What Happens To Your Baby’s Head During Birth?

How does a baby's head fit through such a small space during birth? Find out what happens to your baby's head during birth. Read More




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