Pregnancy, Birth and Baby For Thinking Women & Men

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A safe birth is at the top of every expectant parent’s wish list.

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Iodine Deficiency And Pregnancy – What You MUST Know

Despite earlier warnings, many pregnant women have an iodine deficiency. Iodine is critical for key bodily functions - find out why you must take iodine. Read More


Jaundice In Newborns – The Truth About Jaundice

Knowing your baby has jaundice can be scary. What is jaundice? Is jaundice in newborns something to worry about? Find out the symptoms and treatments here. Read More

Can You Get Pregnant While Breastfeeding?

Almost every pregnant woman wants to know: can you get pregnant while breastfeeding? And if so, what do you need to be aware of? Find out here! Read More


7 Ways To Create Memories After Losing A Baby

No parent likes to think about losing a baby through miscarriage or stillbirth. When you first become pregnant, your mind is focused on what your baby… Read More


10 Thoughts Parents Have On Their Child’s First Day Of School

The first day of school can be very emotional - perhaps moreso for mothers than kids! Here are 10 thoughts you'll likely have on their first day of school. Read More

Threenagers: Why They’re Harder Than The ‘Terrible Twos’

Excited to have breezed through the "terrible twos"? It's all about to change. Here are 10 reasons why threenagers are harder than the "terrible twos". Read More


Homebirth In Australia – Everything You Need To Know

Hoping for a homebirth in Australia? Or curious about what's involved? Here's everything you need to know about having a homebirth in Australia. Read More

Breastfeeding Campaign Angers Advocates And Mothers

A Brazilian breastfeeding campaign has come under heavy fire for being misleading, inaccurate and unnecessarily worrying for breastfeeding women. Read More


What Causes Labour To Start?

It's a question that scientists (and mothers) have wondered for a long time: what causes labor to start? Find out the latest information from researchers. Read More

Iodine During Pregnancy Impacts Baby’s IQ: Study

Despite awareness campaigns, pregnant women are still low in iodine. A study has just highlighted the importance of iodine: it impacts your baby's IQ. Read More




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