Labour and delivery are experiences unique to each woman, but the ultimate aim should always be a healthy mother and baby. By working with qualified healthcare providers and adhering to best practices for labour and delivery care, women can ensure their experience is as safe and fulfilling as possible.
The day you get to bring your baby home is approaching, and even if this is a reason to celebrate, assembling all those necessities can be a daunting task.
Congratulations! Your friend just announced that they are pregnant. You’re not the only one who can’t wait to meet this little person, and you know how excited your friend is about the new adventure ahead of them. The next few months will be a whirlwind for sure, but it’s important to celebrate with your friend in all the ways possible before they become a parent. This blog post will discuss five great ways to congratulate and support your newly expecting friends.
Pregnancy can be a confusing time for mums-to-be and also their partners. It doesn’t help that there remain so many conflicting thoughts and opinions about pregnancy.
Having children means a big shift in lifestyle, and while you may have thought that you were prepared, the reality can often feel overwhelming. Not only do you have to contend with sleep deprivation, a change in body shape, fluctuating hormones but a dramatic change in your social life too.
Did you have a nickname for your bump when you were pregnant? A poll of 1,500 mums and dads revealed nine in 10 used an alternative name for their baby while pregnant, with ‘Button’, ‘Sprout’ and ‘Pebble’ also popular monikers.
Throwing a great baby shower can prove somewhat overwhelming for a host, particularly if they have never planned one before, which is why careful planning and being as prepared as possible is the key to a fun and stress-free bash!
The thought of performing hundreds of crunches to get rid of the post-baby pouch is really irritating, but apparently you don’t actually need them to get back pre-partum, flat belly. Crunches are actually thought to be ineffective to tone the abs as they only work on outer abdominal muscles without strengthening the underlying muscles first […]