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A brand new mama is making the transition into an entirely new world. Here are 10 things you can’t ask her straight after the birth of her baby. Read More
Antenatal classes have a valuable role in preparing women for birth. They can also have positive effects for the healthcare system. Read More
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This story shows us just how skilled homebirth midwives are. A NZ midwife handles a life threatening emergency and saves her boyfriend’s life. Read More
Folic acid has been considered a must for all women of childbearing age. But research now shows folic acid during pregnancy might not be the wisest choice. Read More
Your children are angels for others, but when they see you everything goes pear-shaped? Ever wondered why kids save their worst behaviour for parents? Read More
Breastfeeding or formula feeding is a personal choice. In developing countries, however, formula milk companies target mothers, influencing their decision. Read More
Many women find the transition from independent woman to mother a challenge. It changes your priorities and how others see you. Read More
Mothers who co-sleep with their babies longer might end up feeling depressed or judged. Is this due to co-sleeping, or is it a more complex issue? Read More
Curious to know how your birth will be? Rhea Dempsey has formulated a chart about attitudes to pain that many doctors and midwives agree is highly accurate. Read More