Posts tagged: pregnancy

Birth Story - Kayla

Birth Story - Kayla

That last hour was incredibly intense, and the few moments I had the TENS off to jump in the shower was horrible. I couldn’t be without it, and it became my safe haven. I don’t know what I would have done without it! I honestly had doubts on how much it would actually work for me – but I was and still am super surprised with it!

 

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No, you can't rub my belly

No, you can't rub my belly

It sounded to me like the voice on the line cracked a little as she said “I’ve actually been feeling a bit upset about it since yesterday”... “But I felt like I was being groped” and the radio hosts dissolved into hysterical laughter. If you’ve been pregnant, you’ve been there,...

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The new mum must-haves that no ones tells you about

The new mum must-haves that no ones tells you about

Trying to figure out what to pack in your hospital bag? Getting last minute items for the nursery before the arrival of your newborn? Or trying to think of a great baby shower gift or survival pack for a new mum? Forget about the baby wraps and the cute clothes...

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Don't hire a doppler; it could save your baby's life!

Don't hire a doppler; it could save your baby's life!
I was recently speaking to a nurse who works in an acute care ward of a women’s hospital, who regularly works with antenatal and postnatal women for whom things haven’t gone to plan. She was complaining about the risks mums-to-be are taking using dopplers and heart beat monitor apps at home.

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