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A Popular Pregnancy App Found To Have Dangerous Information

Pregnancy apps are very popular and help track baby's development. But not all app information is factual, and it can even be dangerous. Read More


Why It Takes An Entire Community To Breastfeed

Breastfeeding is a biological norm but it's not always easy, especially in today's modern world. Find out why breastfeeding takes a community. Read More

4 Facts About Naps That Might Surprise You

We tend to focus on baby sleep during the night. Sleep during the day is equally valuable. Here are 4 facts about naps that might surprise you Read More


Breakfast Favourite Could Double Diabetes Risk: Harvard Study

Type 2 diabetes is becoming more prevalent than ever. Find out how a study discovered a favourite breakfast food doubles the risk of developing the disease Read More


Blocked Nose And Colds In Babies – Causes And Treatment

Babies generally get every cold going around and it can be tough watching them sniffle. Find out how you can help your baby with a cold or blocked nose. Read More

7 Ways To Connect With Your Kids

Most parents are time poor in today's busy world but our kids still need us to connect with them. Here are 7 ways you can connect with your kids. Read More


Can Pacifiers Help Breastfeeding?

Worried about pacifiers interfering with breastfeeding? Find out what the research says about breastfeeding and pacifiers so you can make the best choice Read More

One Country’s Entire Medical Board Finds Circumcision Unethical

Your stance on circumcision may depend on where you live. One country's medical board has declared the procedure unethical. Find out more here. Read More


Cannabis Oil – Would You Give It To Your Child If It Took Away Pain And Suffering?

Would you give your child cannabis if you knew it would help them? A mother shares a harrowing story about her daughter, which resolved with cannabis oil. Read More

Too Big Or Small For Gestational Dates?

Been told your baby is small or too big for gestational dates? It can be confusing and upsetting but most of the time, there's no reason to worry. Read More



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