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Labour & Birth

“A mother is a mother from the moment her baby is first placed in her arms until eternity. It didn't matter if her child were three, thirteen, or thirty.” – Sarah Strohmeyer, Kindred Spirits




The C-Tuck Trend: Diva Or Dangerous?
Some women may find it appealing to welcome their new baby into the world, while simultaneously undergoing cosmetic surgery to deliver them from their...
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Why Choose A Birth Partner ?
Along with our experts, PETA DANIEL takes a look at choosing the right birth partner for your big day, what to expect and how to make the most of it. n birth, as in life, every...
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Your Birth Plan Checklist
By Peta Daniel Your birth plan will act as the guiding force for your labour. Retired midwife and doula Maria Sterrenberg, doula and lactation consultant Laura Sayce,...
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What's In The Mommy Bag
Packing your hospital bag for your baby’s arrival can be pretty daunting; it may feel like you’re packing for a month’s holiday and you’ll no doubt be...
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Wear Purple for Preemies on World Prematurity Day, 17 November
“It’s time for Capetonians to band together again in support of World Prematurity Day and the life-saving work being performed by the doctors and nursing staff of the...
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Breastfeeding in tandem
Tandem breastfeeding is the term used for nursing two children that are not twins; however, it can also refer to breastfeeding one baby while pregnant with another. The question...
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Portion distortion is creating a weighty problem
Controlling portion size is an effective, simple, reliable and sustainable way of losing and maintaining a healthy weight – and it works whether people are eating out or...
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Rh factor & pregnancy
If you just discovered the wonderful news of your pregnancy, one of the first and most important tests you should expect is a blood-type test. This basic test determines your...
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Breastfeeding confessions
We all know that breastfeeding is the best nutrition for a growing infant, and that the benefits outweigh any minor impracticalities like feeding in public, leaking boobs and...
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Talking teeny tiny!
A baby’s arrival is exciting, life changing, amazing and also completely overwhelming with numbers from all sides – time of birth, date of birth, APGAR scores,...
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