Pregnancy, Birth and Baby For Thinking Women & Men

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10 Things I’ve Said To My Three Year Old Lately [Humour]

If you have a threenager, you'll well know the joys that come with it. But have you ever paid attention to the weird things you end up saying sometimes? Read More


Birth Trauma – What Is It And How Can I Get Support?

Birth trauma is gaining more exposure as more women talk about their difficult birth experiences. But what is birth trauma? How do you know if you have it? Read More

Just In Time: Mother Gives Birth On Rescue Ship In The Mediterranean

Watch this incredible footage of a mother who was rescued in the Mediterranean sea. Having contractions as she boarded the ship, she made it just in time. Read More


Breast Size And Breastfeeding – Does It Impact Milk Supply?

Breast size and breastfeeding - can it impact milk supply? No matter if you have big breasts or small breasts, this is a must read about breastfeeding. Read More


Why Twins Doesn’t Always Mean A C-Section – 6 Things To Consider

Pregnant with twins? It doesn't automatically mean you need a c-setion. Here are the 6 main things which are taken into consideration for a vaginal birth. Read More

Fetal Ejection Reflex – What Is It And How Does It Happen?

The term 'fetal ejection reflex' was first used in the 1960s, and refers to a strong sensation late in labour. Find out what triggers it and how it works. Read More


When Is Morning Sickness Classed As Hyperemesis Gravidarum?

Morning sickness can feel pretty awful, and sometimes women feel it might be more serious. When is morning sickness classed as hyperemesis gravidarum? Read More

Beautiful Images Normalise Extended Breastfeeding

Photographer and mother, Ivette Ivens from Chicago, set out to normalise extended breastfeeding, with an exquisite collection of breastfeeding photographs. Read More


Do You Get Slangry? So Sleep Deprived That You’re Angry

Do you get slangry? You know -- so sleep deprived, that you're angry? Find out what a new study found out about lack of sleep and emotional reactivity. Read More

Shoulder Dystocia – What Is It And How Can You Avoid It?

Shoulder dystocia is a complication which can happen during birth. Find out common causes of shoulder dystocia and how you can best avoid it. Read More




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