Pregnancy, Birth and Baby For Thinking Women & Men

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What Does The Research Say About Tongue Ties?

Tongue ties are a hot topic. There is much controversy on the topic of ‘ties’, even amongst health professionals. So what does the research say? Read More


Doing More Housework: Will It Get You More Sexy Time?

Housework is hardly sexy. But according to a study, it just may result in more sexy time in your relationship. See what 'she says' versus 'he says'. Read More

Pressure To Breastfeed – Where Does It Come From?

The pressure to breastfeed is a popular topic of discussion amongst new mothers and in the media. So, where does it really come from? Find out, here. Read More


3 Things You Need to Know About NAPLAN

NAPLAN is a feature of Australian education but few parents know much about it. Here are 3 things you need to know about NAPLAN. Read More


10 Things Not To Do When Your Partner Is Giving Birth

Becoming a parent is a big deal, but don't let that thought distract you in the birth room. Here are 10 things not to do when your partner is giving birth. Read More

Health Professionals Concerned About Over-Treatment Of Ties

If you’re a new parent no doubt you’ve heard about ties. Find out why health professionals are concerned about over-treatment of ties. Read More


10 Ways To Know If You Have A High Need Baby

Some babies go with the flow, others are less easy to please. If you've never heard of a ‘high need baby’ but suspect you may be parenting one, read on. Read More

Early Touch Is Vital For Your Baby’s Brain Development, Study Finds

Few things in life are more enjoyable than snuggling your newborn baby. Find out what the benefits of early touch is for your baby. Read More


Could Breastmilk Help Fight Cancer? 4 Facts About HAMLET

Breastmilk is a remarkable substance. It contains healthy bacteria to helps babies develop a healthy gut microbiome, over 100 different prebiotics (food for the good bacteria… Read More

New Cochrane Review Reaffirms Huge Benefits For Continuous Labour Support

What if there was a proven way to shorten labour, reduce the risk of a c-section and improve your chances of a positive birth? Would you want to know? Read More




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