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23 Week Old Baby | Your Baby Week By Week

Your 23 week old baby will likely be more settled this week, and practicing his pre-crawling skills. Look out mobility, here I come! Find out more. Read More


Formula Supplementation After The Birth – Will Your Baby Need It?

Formula supplementation is a common practice in many hospitals. How do you know if it's necessary or not? Find out from BellyBelly's IBCLC, Renee Kam. Read More

22 Week Old Baby | Your Baby Week By Week

Your 22 week old baby is still going through some rapid changes, from growth spurts to mood swings. Find out what to expect from your 22 week old baby. Read More


Prolapse After Childbirth – 6 Things That Increase The Risk

Prolapse after childbirth is a topic few women hear about until it happens to them. Find out about 6 things that increase your risk of prolapse. Read More


10 Overly Personal Questions It’s Apparently Ok To Ask Pregnant Women

Being pregnant may seem as if there's been an open invitation into your personal life. Here are 10 personal questions you might encounter when pregnant.  Read More

Why You Should Have A Post-Natal Month After The Birth

Will you having a postnatal month? Many cultures around the world have one, and there's good reason why. Find out what you'll get out of 40 days at home. Read More


Membrane Sweep – 6 Facts To Consider Before Having One

A membrane sweep, also known as a stretch and sweep, may be offered to you late in pregnancy. Here are 6 facts you need to consider before accepting. Read More

It’s 2016: And Breastfeeding Is Still Controversial, Apparently

When the fitness club, Equinox, decided to use breastfeeding in it's latest campaign, everyone lost their minds. What do you think about it? Read More


How Much Do Men Really Know About Childbirth? [VIDEO]

How Much Do Men Really Know About Childbirth? It’s all very well getting your childbirth advice from a qualified and registered health professional. But it’s much… Read More

10 Things You’re Too Tired For In The First Trimester

The first trimester - so much joy, happiness... and fatigue. If you're not napping, you're thinking about it. Here are 10 things that are too exhausting. Read More




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