Pregnancy, Birth and Baby For Thinking Women & Men

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Learning to Latch: A Key To Breastfeeding Success

Painful nipples and perceived low milk supply are common reasons for mothers giving up breastfeeding. But learning to latch is a big key to success. Read More


First Day Home Alone With Baby? 7 Things You Need To Do

About to have a baby or just had one? Make sure you read this! Here are 7 things you need to do on your first day home alone with a baby. Read More

5 Reasons Why Maternity Clothes Shopping Sucks

If you're pregnant, you'll likely need some maternity clothes at some point. It's exciting, but it's not all fun and rosy. Here are 5 reasons why it sucks! Read More


Are You A Hot Mess Mama? Signs To Look Out For [VIDEO]

In a hilarious video, Buzzfeed totally nails what it means to be a hot mess mama. If you suspect you may be one, compare notes, and share if you dare... Read More


Soy Formula: A Healthy Or Unhealthy Alternative For Babies?

Baby sensitive to cows milk? You may consider a soy formula for your baby. But before you switch formulas, here are three things you need to know first. Read More

33 Week Old Baby | Your Baby Week By Week

Your 33 week old baby is in the midst of a leap! Like a software upgrade, you have to hang in there and wait for the full installation to be ready to roll! Read More


Partner Returning To Work? 5 Tips For A Smooth Transition

Worried about coping when your partner goes back to work? These 5 tips will help you to have a smoother transition when the time comes. Read More

Gestational Diabetes and Induction Of Labour – What You Should Know

If you have gestational diabetes, an induction may be on the cards. Here's what you need to know about gestational diabetes and induction of labour. Read More


Can Fear Prolong Labour?

Most women find the idea of birth a scary prospect and may even lie awake at night worrying about it. But can fear prolong labour? Find out! Read More

How Epidurals Affect Babies: Facts For Parents-To-Be

Between 50 – 80 percent of women in high income countries will have an epidural during labour. Find out about how an epidural can affect a baby. Read More




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