Pregnancy, Birth and Baby For Thinking Women & Men

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Iron Intake During Pregnancy – 6 FAQs Answered

Sorting through all the information about nutrition during pregnancy can be a challenge. Here are answers to 6 FAQs about iron intake during pregnancy. Read More


10 Things Toddlers Do When You’re Trying To Leave The House

If you are the parent of a toddler, trying to go anywhere is mission impossible. Here are 10 things toddlers do when you're trying to leave the house. Read More

How Common Is PTSD After Birth?

Post traumatic stress disorder isn't something we associate with birth. PTSD after birth is increasing, however, and affects more people than we think. Read More


10 Things That Are Normal When You Have A Newborn

Nothing makes you feel like you’re on shaky ground quite like having a brand new baby. Here are 10 things that are normal when you have a newborn. Read More


Should I Be Induced At 39 Weeks of Pregnancy?

New research has leading health organisations and women questioning whether it’s safer for labour to be electively induced at 39 weeks of pregnancy. Read More

Media Reports Against Cosleeping Missed Vital Message

Media reports against cosleeping usually leave out an important message that helps parents to make informed decisions about sleep arrangements for babies. Read More


Woman Has 50 Pound Ovarian Cyst Removed After Doctors Ignored Her Pain

Doctors ignored a woman’s pain and discomfort for months. When she sought emergency help, surgeons discovered a 50 pound ovarian cyst in her abdomen. Read More

The Real Reason Your Kids Won’t Listen

Have you ever tried to work out the reason your kids won’t listen? There’s a link between movement, listening and concentration that might surprise you. Read More


Introducing Solids Early Won’t Help Your Baby Sleep Better

New parents might wonder whether introducing solids early will help their baby sleep longer. This article looks at why early solids isn't the best choice. Read More

Electronic Fetal Monitoring In Labour Increases Risk Of C-Section

Electronic fetal monitoring in labour is a routine practice in many countries but its use has been linked to increased risk of c-section. Read More




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