Early Motherhood Resource Centre — Pregnancy & Childbirth

The Unspoken Truth About You and Your Breech Baby

Pregnancy & Childbirth

The Unspoken Truth About You and Your Breech Baby

In this article, I delve deep into a twenty-year-old controversy that has affected the rights of mothers today in regards to their birthing choice for their breech babies. Why is C-section recommended for breech babies? What are the maternal risks associated with C-section? What are the real risks of Vaginal Breech Birth (VBB)? And what are the current health recommendations & guidelines for VBB?

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Real Costs of Private vs Public Pregnancy Care - The Financially Savvy Mum (Part 1)

Pregnancy & Childbirth The Financially Savvy Mum

Real Costs of Private vs Public Pregnancy Care - The Financially Savvy Mum (Part 1)

How much does private healthcare for pregnancy really cost? Do you know what it actually covers? And how does it compare to the public healthcare system in terms of benefits and costs? In this first part of the series The Financially Savvy Mum, I research and look into the real costs of private and public healthcare in Australia for mums-to-be.

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Top 10 Facts - The Flu Vaccine & Your Child

Babies & Toddlers Pregnancy & Childbirth

Top 10 Facts - The Flu Vaccine & Your Child

You know what's more difficult than trying to decide if I should get another cup of coffee? Deciding if I should get the flu vaccine for the whole family, including our two boys. I am faced with this dilemma every single year.  

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Are You Spending Too Much on Pregnancy Multi-Vitamins? A Comparison of Brands

Pregnancy & Childbirth

Are You Spending Too Much on Pregnancy Multi-Vitamins? A Comparison of Brands

With some big names dominating the industry, I did my own research into the nutritional value and prices of all the pregnancy multi-vitamins available in Australia. The results I found were surprising, with some interesting contenders!

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Tips on Managing Gestational Diabetes (GDM) with Controlled Diet

Pregnancy & Childbirth

Tips on Managing Gestational Diabetes (GDM) with Controlled Diet

Gestational Diabetes is an extremely common pregnancy condition but most women are able to manage it with a controlled diet and avoid insulin injections. In this article, I'll share with you practical tips which I've personally used to manage my own GDM during my second pregnancy.

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