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.

And a happy, healthy baby is at the top of every parent’s wish list!

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Because we know you’ll want to make the very best decisions for your body, and your baby.

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Our writing team will always share what you really need to know from pregnancy to parenthood, without the fluff.

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15 Common Side Effects During Pregnancy

During pregnancy you might experience all sorts of ailments or side effects. Here’s 16 of them – with some suggestions of how you can get relief. Read More

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and Pregnancy – Preparing for Pregnancy

The unpredictability of the course of MS is definitely the most challenging aspect of the disease. No one with MS can predict with certainty how they will be from one month to the next. So the decision about whether or not to have a baby may become even more difficult for a person with MS than it generally is. Read More

Semen Analysis – A Guide To Semen Analysis

A semen analysis is an important diagnostic tool for investigation of male fertility. Find out more about a semen analysis. Read More

PCOS – What Is PCOS? (PolyCystic Ovarian Syndrome)

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is a reproductive disorder characterised by multiple cystic growths on the ovaries. Find out more here. Read More

Fertility After 40 & Menopause

The number of couples in their late 30’s and 40’s attempting pregnancy is increasing. Currently 13% of patients at Monash IVF are aged 40 or over. It is common to delay starting a family for a number of reasons Read More

Male Infertility – What Causes Male Infertility?

Male infertility is very common. Read about the common causes of male infertility. Read More

IVF and Infertility – Causes, Risk and IVF Success

IVF is an option for couples who are experiencing fertility issues. Find out about IVF and infertility. Read More

About the Two Week Wait Diaries…

Two Week Wait Information – An explaination of some common ‘shorthand’ terms found in our Two Week Wait Diaries and how you can be one of our Two Week Wait Diary writers. Read More

Two Week Wait Diary – Belinda

An IVF Two Week Wait. Share the jouney of Trying To Conceive with Belinda as she goes through the Two Week Wait (TWW). Belinda has been trying to conceive for three years and has PCOS. Read More

Two Week Wait Diary – Julie

Share the jouney of Trying To Conceive with Julie as she goes through the Two Week Wait (TWW). Julie has PCOS and is taking Metformin and Clomid to help her conceive. Read More

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