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A new study in the journal Pediatrics explored the possibility of overeating begining with super-sizing our infants’ bottles. Find out what they discovered. Read More
Making decisions during labour can be stressful, emotional and difficult. Working out what you want and don't want before labour can be a huge help. Read More
Want to know more about the female menstrual cycle? Here's everything you need to know about menstrual cycle stages, phases and what to expect. Read More
Your 42 week old baby is 9.5 months, and another Wonder Week is near. Separation anxiety may still be an issue. Find out more about your 42 week old baby. Read More
During labour, one or more forms of fetal monitoring will be used to check on your baby. It might surprise you that some forms aren't backed by evidence. Read More
A sobering report from the National Childbirth Trust found a massive one third of mothers struggle to bond with their baby. What is going wrong? Read More
Maternal diet during pregnancy and breastfeeding can have a huge impact on the health of mother and baby. Here's why avocados during pregnancy are so good! Read More
Some women aren't keen on having a birth photographer, and some don't have the budget for it. Here's a solution: you could be your own birth photographer! Read More