Australia’s largest provider of maternity care, Mater Mothers’ Hospitals, is continuing the exceptional care it provides mothers, from the hospital into their homes, by launching a range of maternity and baby care products. Mater Mothers today launches the first of its maternity and baby care products that are developed by Mater midwives and mums. This [...]
Pregnancy and Birth
Leonie MacDonald – my homebirth My second son was born in a planned homebirth with an independent midwife and a doula for support. I chose a homebirth because I wanted a more intimate, family-friendly experience of birth. My first birth in hospital had been OK but over time I felt a very strong pull to [...]
Strolling along the river at Cotton Tree I found myself at the playground with my three girls and in the middle of a conversation with a lovely lady . This lady, also busy with watching her little son, who was enthusiastically using the slide, was obviously blessed with another little person on the way. As [...]
Post Natal Depression is estimated by some to effect as much as 1 in 4 mothers. This means either you, your mum, your mother in law, your best friend, the mother at your kids school you always talk too, your sister, your daughter even your neighbour could have gone through it at some level.