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Going into Labour

Going into Labour

Tammy George
It doesn’t matter if it’s your first or your fifth time, the thought of going into labour can be a daunting one. Just as every pregnancy can be different so can every labour. If it is your second or subsequent labour, you will have a good idea of what to expect, but you may also have an expectation that it will be the same as last time and that’s often not the case. Each labour can be easier or harder than the last for no reason.
How to Support Someone Who Has Had a Miscarriage

How to Support Someone Who Has Had a Miscarriage

Tammy George

Miscarriage is devastating for the couple and their friends and family. Knowing what to say or do to support them can be difficult. Miscarriage is more common than we think with one in four confirmed pregnancies ending in miscarriage.  Chances are several of your family or friends will suffer a miscarriage. Here are some ideas for showing them you care.

How First Time Dads Can Help Reach Those Milestones

How First Time Dads Can Help Reach Those Milestones

Tammy George
You’re going to be a dad, congratulations! Life as you know it is going to change forever. Despite the excitement and job, dads can sometimes feel a little left out. After all, it’s their partner who is doing all the heavy lifting what with carrying the baby for nine months, giving birth, breastfeeding and perhaps the main caregiver during the child’s early years. But there’s no need to stand on the sidelines.
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