Pregnancy, Birth and Baby For Thinking Women & Men

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Hepatitis B Vaccination For Babies – Is It Really Necessary?

One of the decisions parents need to make about the birth is the hepatitis B vaccination for babies. Is it really necessary, or an important step? Read More


Can You Accidentally Starve Your Breastfed Newborn Baby?

Is it possible to accidentally starve your breastfed newborn baby? Could your baby get sick from not enough milk? Find out what Renee Kam IBCLC has to say. Read More

Pooping During Labour – Is It On Your Ultimate Horrors List?

Does the idea of pooping during labour totally mortify you? Or are you simply worried about it? Find out why it can happen and why there's no need to worry. Read More


10 Thoughts I Had During My First Ultrasound Scan

After Fiona had her first ultrasound, she decided to share with us all the hilarious things that went through her mind during her baby's ultrasound scan. Read More


Baby Distracted While Breastfeeding? Tips To Help

Does your baby get distracted while breastfeeding? It can be frustrating for some mothers and worrying for others - is she getting enough milk? Read More

Gassy Baby? Symptoms And Remedies For Relief

Do you have a gassy baby? Worried it was something you ate? Find out the symptoms of gassiness and learn some simple but effective remedies for relief. Read More


Breastfeeding May Protect Against Meningitis – Study

Researchers have made an exciting discovery about breastfeeding: a particular sugar in breastmilk may play a key role in protecting babies from meningitis. Read More

Twilight Sleep – The Brutal Way Some Women Gave Birth In The 1900s

Giving birth in the early to mid 1900s could be brutal. Twilight sleep became popular, despite being particularly violent. Find out what women went through. Read More


Why Are Women Still Dying During Childbirth? Find Out What A Study Discovered

In an era that is more high tech than ever, how can it be that more women are dying in childbirth - and only in the United States? Find out what's going on. Read More

Fussing At The Breast – Why Babies Fuss, Cry Or Pull Off The Breast

Is your baby fussing at the breast? Crying or pulling off during breastfeeds? This might be the article you really need to read right now! Read More




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