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Is Your Doctor Lying To You? Survey Says It Can Happen

It's important that we trust our care providers, especially during pregnancy and birth. But a revealing survey finds some doctors believe it's okay to lie. Read More


Unique Baby Names – 20 Unique Names For Boys & Girls

Want your baby girl or baby boy to stand out from the crowd? Check out the unique baby names we've discovered for you. Twenty ideas for boys and girls. Read More

Mum-To-Be Hoping For A Dolphin Assisted Birth

Would you give birth among dolphins? One expectant couple are set on it - they plan to give birth in Hawaii with dolphins as their midwives. Find out more. Read More


Canadian Mother Breastfeeds Her Sick Sister’s Baby

Would you breastfeed another person's baby? What if the mother was too sick to breastfeed - and she was your sister? A heartwarming story of two sisters. Read More


Reading To Your Kids Impacts Brain Function, Study Finds

We already know reading to children is a great idea, but recent research has backed up just how important it is. Find out what the latest study has to say. Read More

10 Things I Don’t Have Time For As A Mother

Motherhood is chaotic at times. For the rest, it's hard to remember what you did or didn't do! Here are 10 things one mama doesn't have time for any more. Read More


Batdad: Have You Discovered His Awesomeness Yet? [VIDEO]

Have you met Batdad yet? If you haven't, you need to! See this hilarious video, as Batdad goes into battle with everyday family life. Holy smokes, Batman! Read More

Hemorrhoids – Treatment and Causes During Pregnancy

Hemorrhoids (piles) can appear during pregnancy, even if you have never had them before. Find out more about hemorrhoids treatments and causes. Read More



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