A Melbourne mum is pleading for visitors to steer clear of babies if they’re sick, after her twins caught a life-threatening virus from a visiting friend.
Parents are being told that sleeping in the same room as their baby, but not sharing a bed, can halve the risk Sudden Infant Death Syndrome SIDS. The new guidelines, hailing from the US, have also recommended skin-to-skin contact for at least an hour after birth.
It’s the unimaginable decision that no mum should ever be faced with – whether to continue with a pregnancy after being told your baby is very sick.
A new test could be used on all pregnant women during their 20 week check-up, to ‘predict’ whether their baby will be born early.
Break out the champagne because we’ve found Australia’s most amazing, family-friendly houses. And staying in one of these beauties won’t break the bank – just bring along another family or two and your costs are halved (and the fun is doubled, or tripled!).
A little while ago we introduced you to the world of vagina jewellery – now we’re delving deeper into body acceptance through a unique series of paintings.
It’s the world’s first app to be certified as a contraceptive device, and more than 150,000 women around the world are already using it. It tells you what days you can and can’t fall pregnant and claims to be as effective as taking the pill or using condoms.
These incredible images capture the moment a dad delivered his baby son in a hospital car park. They also happen to be the first birth this photographer has ever captured – talk about a grand entrance!
Many children are eating the equivalent of 20 cookies worth of sugar EVERY DAY, as hidden sugars in food and drink make it even harder to monitor what our kids are consuming.