Pregnancy, Birth and Baby For Thinking Women & Men

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Will Formula Makers Ever Be Able To Replicate Breastmilk?

As an increasing number of studies report findings about getting closer to breastmilk, what are the chances formula could be close to breastmilk? Read More


Leaking Amniotic Fluid – Signs, Causes And Treatment

Think you might be leaking amniotic fluid? Here are the signs, causes and treatments for women leaking amniotic fluid at various stages of pregnancy. Read More

1 in 5 Baby Bottles Fail Measuring Standards Due To Inaccurate Markings: Study

In a shocking discovery, researchers discovered 20% of bottles tested were so inaccurate, they'd fail measuring standards, which is bad news for babies. Read More


7 Creative Halloween Costumes For Pregnant Women

The spooky season is nearly upon us! If you're pregnant, your bump can be a central feature of your Halloween costume - you wont get this chance often! Read More


10 Awesome Parenting Mantras To Help You Get Through The Day

Parenting is one of the biggest blessings, but also one of the biggest challenges in our lives. Here are 10 great mantras to help during the tougher times. Read More

Emotional Scars After C-Section Birth – 8 Common Challenging Emotions

After a c-section, women may be glad it's all over and happy to hold their baby. But for many new mothers, they are left to deal with challenging emotions. Read More


Giving Birth To A Big Baby – 5 Reasons Why It Doesn’t Mean It Will Hurt More

Many pregnant women are told they're having a big baby, leaving the women terrified about how they're going to cope. Before you panic, you must read this! Read More

10 Things All New Mamas Need To Do ASAP (Yes, Right Now!)

Had a baby recently? Well, mama, we have a list of 10 things you need to do asap. Don't worry, it's not what you think. But you must do these things! Read More


6 Different Ways To Feed Your Baby Expressed Breastmilk (Or Formula)

If a baby isn't fed via the breast, the default option tends to be a bottle. But did you know there are 6 other ways to feed baby, if not from the breast? Read More

Why Do Inductions Fail? When Inductions Of Labour Don’t Work

You may have heard a mother say she went in for an induction and it didn't work. So why do inductions fail? Find out what happens, here. Read More




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