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Trying to understand your medical records during pregnancy? One of the acronyms you might notice is IOL. What does IOL stand for in pregnancy? Find out. Read More
Kangaroo care was developed in Colombia in the late 70s, and mortality rates plunged from 70% to 30%. But why does Australia and the US have so far to go? Read More
Being induced? Here are four main methods of induction of labour, which are used in a hospital setting. Find out what your options are and what to avoid. Read More
Thinking about having a water birth? Have a few questions about how it all works? Here are the answers to all your waterbirth questions. Read More
Need some inspiration for breastfeeding positions after a c-section? Here are the 4 most comfortable positions: from IBCLC, Renee Kam. Read More
Even if you're having a c-section, your baby can greatly benefit from initiating their own labour. Find out 3 major benefits of going into labour first. Read More
Breast milk sharing has hit the news again, amid warnings not to purchase donor milk. But first, here are 11 things you need to know about milk sharing. Read More
A psychologist specialising in miscarriage and loss has created a range of miscarriage and loss sympathy cards, to help those who don't know what to say. Read More