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In Defence Of Jamie Oliver – Why Men Should Openly Support Breastfeeding

You’ve probably seen the immense flak celebrity chef, Jamie Oliver, is copping for discussing breastfeeding. Here's our take on the issue. Read More


Homebirth Is Safer For “Higher Risk” Women Too

New research from the UK and Iceland have shown that homebirth can be a safer option for some higher risk women. Find out more, here. Read More

Fever Phobia – What Is The Best Way To Treat A Fever?

Understanding how fever works and how to treat a fever is important, with studies showing around one third of children receive an overdose of pain relief. Read More


Can Dehydration Cause You To Go Into Labour?

If you're pregnant, you may have heard something about dehyration causing labour. Can dehydration cause you to go into labour? Find out here. Read More


Cord Prolapse – What Causes It And How Can I Avoid It?

The umbilical cord is the lifeline between mother and baby. In some cases, cord prolapse can occur, which is an urgent situation. Find out more. Read More

28 Week Old Baby | Your Baby Week By Week

Your 28 week old baby is now seven months old! She's probably a bundle of energy, chatter and movement. Find out more about week 28. Read More


What Is Considered To Be A Big Baby?

According to recent research, many women are being incorrectly told their babies are overly big. So, what is considered to be a big baby? Find out! Read More

Single Artery Umbilical Cord – What Does It Mean?

Been told your baby has a single artery umbilical cord? You might feel a little worried. Find out what it means to have a single artery umbillical cord. Read More


What Does It Mean To Be Effaced During Pregnancy?

What does it mean to be effaced during pregnancy? Find out everything you need to know about effacement and giving birth. Read More

27 Week Old Baby | Your Baby Week By Week

Your 27 week old baby is likely to be very active now! He tries out his mobility skills, even overnight, which can make for some sleepless nights. Read More




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