Advice & tips just for mums, dads and carers

This is the place where practitioners, specialists and professionals share with you, their 'pearl of wisdom' about all things pregnancy, birth and post birth related.

In each of these articles we are lucky enough to have Mum's share their personal experiences too.

The Unfair Science of Stretch Marks

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Embrace your tiger stripes! There is no magical cream to prevent stretch marks, but there are some other things that may lessen them. Read on to see what Vanessa has to say!

Wise Words from a Midwife

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Wise words from a midwife, from one that has been with many women, throughout their childbirth journey

8 Big Reasons why you should consider Babywearing!

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If you haven't tried it, we think you will by the end of this article.

Are you STILL Pregnant?

3 mums' stories

The date that your baby will arrive into the world is a major focus for any new parent-to-be.

However the focus on one ‘due date’ can be particularly unhelpful with only about 3-5% of babies arriving on this elusive date. So what is the expected delivery date range for a first time parent?

What happens if my baby is in a breach position?

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So your baby has other ideas on what position they are going to be in just prior to birth. Obstetrican, Dr Joseph Sgroi explains what can be done if your baby is in a breach position.

Coffee during breastfeeding, pregnancy and beyond!

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Good news. You can still have your daily coffee!! Read what Obstetrician, Dr Joseph Sgroi has to say on the topic.

Restore your mind & body after a busy day: A home practice for Pregnancy

2 mums' stories

If you are in your 2nd or 3rd trimester, Corinne from Powerbirth has some good suggestions on yoga relaxation techniques

How will my nutritional needs change during pregnancy?

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Are you eating everything on this list of essentials? Jess is a nutritionist consultant at Embrace Life in Queensland. Find out what she recommends.

6 Ways You Can Honour Your Placenta

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Who knew that the placenta could have more than one function! Read on to see what you can do with yours.

What to expect at your first pregnancy ultrasound

3 mums' stories

That first appointment with the sonographer can be a little daunting, but it's an important time to gather some key information about your growing baby.

Read on to find out what happens in your first scan.

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