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How Do Inductions Lead To C-Sections?

It's often said that inductions can lead to c-sections. So how do inductions lead to c-sections? Find out the most common reasons why it happens. Read More


Low Amniotic Fluid Levels – Oligohydramnios

Has your doctor or midwife diagnosed you with low amniotic fluid levels? Here's everything you need to know to help you make an informed decision. Read More

7 Things I Tried That Failed To Induce Labour

As soon as people know you've reached your due date, they hit you with their best suggestions to get baby out. Here are 7 things that didn't work for Fiona. Read More


Will Formula Makers Ever Be Able To Replicate Breastmilk?

As an increasing number of studies report findings about getting closer to breastmilk, what are the chances formula could be close to breastmilk? Read More


Leaking Amniotic Fluid – Signs, Causes And Treatment

Think you might be leaking amniotic fluid? Here are the signs, causes and treatments for women leaking amniotic fluid at various stages of pregnancy. Read More

1 in 5 Baby Bottles Fail Measuring Standards Due To Inaccurate Markings: Study

In a shocking discovery, researchers discovered 20% of bottles tested were so inaccurate, they'd fail measuring standards, which is bad news for babies. Read More


7 Creative Halloween Costumes For Pregnant Women

The spooky season is nearly upon us! If you're pregnant, your bump can be a central feature of your Halloween costume - you wont get this chance often! Read More

10 Awesome Parenting Mantras To Help You Get Through The Day

Parenting is one of the biggest blessings, but also one of the biggest challenges in our lives. Here are 10 great mantras to help during the tougher times. Read More



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