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Heartburn During Pregnancy | Remedies and Relief

Do you have heartburn during pregnancy? Heartburn can begin in the first trimester. Find out how to get relief and learn some safe remedies here. Read More


Adorable Advert: Nervous New Dad Bonds With Baby

Sometimes you see an advert with such a powerful, touching message, you can't help but share it (between sobs!). See a nervous new dad bond with his baby. Read More

New Dad Writes Love Letter To All Mothers, The Internet Swoons

Read the heartfelt and touching love letter from new dad and actor/director Justin Baldoni, that has mothers swooning all over the world! Swoon with us! Read More


Macrosomia – 5 Myths About Big Babies and Birth

These days, it's more common to hear of macrosomia -- or simply -- a big baby. Find out the definition of macrosomia, and what it means for your birth. Read More


Is This The World’s Most Excited Grandpa-To-Be? [VIDEO]

Super cute! Could this be the world's most excited grandpa-to-be? Take a look at the video and see for yourself, as parents-to-be surprise a grandpa-to-be! Read More

Apple Just Upped The Birth Announcement Game

Wow! Apple have upped the birth announcement game with this cool feature on the Apple iWatch. See how one couple let their family know their baby arrived. Read More


Before The First Breastfeed – 12 Things You Need To Know

If you're pregnant, you're probably learning a lot about pregnancy and birth. Here are 12 crucial things you need to know before the first breastfeed. Read More

Small Pelvis? Big Baby? Here’s The Truth About CPD

Worried about your pelvis being too small for your "big" baby? Will you need a c-section? Here’s the truth about cephalopelvic disproportion (CPD). Read More


How Pregnant Mothers Can Help Prevent Infant Eczema

If you're pregnant and have eczema (or if it's in your family), then you must read this! Research now shows how we can reduce infant eczema while pregnant. Read More

Cry It Out – 6 Educated Professionals Who Advise Against It

The cry it out method is believed to be an effective way to teach a baby to sleep. However, many experts agree that it's damaging to an infant's brain. Read More



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