Pregnancy, Birth and Baby For Thinking Women & Men

We’re passionate about women and men feeling informed, confident and prepared for pregnancy, birth and early parenting.

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

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Premature Babies Make Fewer Friends, Study Finds

Do premature babies make fewer friends? Is their social development affected? A new research study has looked into these questions. Read More


10 Ways Your Mum Might Ruin Your Pregnancy

You’re carrying her grandchild, so it’s safe to say your mother is going to take an active interest in you. Here are 10 ways mum might ruin your pregnancy. Read More

Antibiotics During Pregnancy Increase Infection Risk For Babies

New research suggests the use of antibiotics during pregnancy has health risks for babies and children. Is it safe to take antibiotics when you’re pregnant? Read More


Women Left Alone During Labour In Hospitals

Women in the UK are being left alone during labour, due to staff shortages. Many have found a way to ensure they have the support they need. Read More


10 Best Things About Being Pregnant In The Winter

There are plenty of positives about being pregnant during the chilly months. Here are 10 of the best things about being pregnant in the winter. Read More

Homeschooling And Unschooling On The Rise

Starting or heading back to school is a reality for many Australian children. But for a growing number of families, school is not a popular choice. Read More


10 Thoughtful Gifts For Your Pregnant Friend

Want to buy a present for a mama-to-be and have no idea what to get? Here are 10 suggestions for thoughtful gifts for your pregnant friend. Read More

Second-Hand Toys Could Contain Toxic Chemicals

Second hand toys are better for your budget and for the environment, but are they the best and safest choice for babies and young children? Read More


10 Times Babies Will Definitely Wake Up (When You Don’t Want Them To)

Think you’ll catch up on reading, watch that TV series or chat with a friend while baby sleeps? No. Here are 10 times your baby will definitely wake up. Read More

Duchess Of Cambridge Is Considering Home Birth

Rumours are rife the newest addition to the British Royal family will be born at home, as the Duchess of Cambridge wants to avoid hospital 'chaos'. Read More




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