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Birth Interventions Lead To Long-Term Health Problems For Children, Study Says

The rate of birth interventions is increasing while normal birth rates are declining. What are the long term consequences for the health of our children? Read More


What To Do When Baby Is Born Before You Get To Hospital

There are several possible reasons why a baby is born before you get to hospital, or other birthplace. New research has shed some light on the consequences. Read More

6 Things I Need You To Do When I Talk About My Difficult Birth

Talking about a difficult birth can be very traumatic and frightening. Here are 6 things you can do when someone you know talks about her difficult birth. Read More


Call To Ban Forceps – Should Forceps Be Banned During Labour?

A recent call to ban the use of forceps during labour has sparked debate as to whether these instruments are life saving, or tools of injury.  Read More


13 Ways To Help A New Mama After Birth

New mamas need plenty of support but they’re the least likely to ask for help. Here are 13 ways to help a new mama after birth. 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


New Research Finds Soy Formula Impacts Babies Hormones

Leading health organisations recommend breastfeeding. But if babies are given formula, what should parents choose? Read about research into soy formulas. Read More

12 Ways To Avoid Having A C-Section For Your First Birth

Many first time mamas mightn’t be aware there are many ways to avoid having a c-section. Here are 12 ways to avoid a primary c-section. Read More


14 Things New Mamas Need After Birth

Nine months is a long time to get organised and prepare for a new baby, but here are 14 things new mamas need to do for themselves after the birth. Read More

10 Mamas You’ll Find In A Facebook Parenting Group

For many modern mamas, their village is the online parenting group. But not everyone in it is on the same wavelength. Do you know mamas like these? Read More




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