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Vaginal Exams And The Right To Say No

Vaginal exams have become a routine part of pregnancy, but are they really necessary? Should women exercise their right to say no? Read More


7 Ways To Help A Pregnant Mama During Her Last Weeks Of Pregnancy

Here are 7 ways you can help a pregnant mama during her last weeks of pregnancy, and make the waiting a little bit easier. Read More

Inflammation During Pregnancy – How Does It Affect Fetal Brain Development?

New research is adding to the growing body of evidence showing a link between maternal inflammation during pregnancy with brain development disorders. Read More


Finger Prick Test Can Tell Baby’s Sex In First Trimester

A new test provides information about your baby’s gender earlier than ever before, but there are several ethical concerns about this new technology. Read More


The Final Weeks Of Pregnancy

They are emotionally some of the hardest moments of your life. When the wait has become so difficult, how do you get through the final weeks of pregnancy? Read More

10 Things Pregnant Women Don’t Have Time To Worry About

Pregnant women are too busy thinking about pregnancy to waste time on nonsense. Here are 10 things pregnant women don't have time to worry about. Read More


Taking Painkillers During Pregnancy Could Cause Fertility Problems For Babies

New research has identified a link between the use of painkillers during pregnancy and potential fertility problems for unborn babies. Read More

Increased Risk Of Stillbirth Linked To Timing Of Babies’ Movements

It’s estimated over half of all stillbirths could be prevented. New research has linked increased risk of stillbirth with the timing of babies’ movements. Read More


Exercise During Pregnancy Could Shorten Your Labour

Pregnant women are encouraged to exercise and eat a balanced diet. An added benefit of exercise during pregnancy could be less time in the birth suite. Read More

New Clinic Supports Parents Of Rainbow Babies

Falling pregnant after a previous loss comes with a whole host of mixed emotions. A new clinic aims to support parents of rainbow babies. Read More




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