Tag: Pregnancy

Non Invasive Pre-natal Testing (NIPT)

Non Invasive Pre-natal Testing

27.11.2016  

Explainer for Non Invasive Pre-natal Testing.

Exercising during pregnancy

Exercising during pregnancy

30.09.2016  

Plan on exercising during your pregnancy? Here are our top tips on what to include, and what to avoid in your exercise program.

agitated when pregnant

Agitated when pregnant

09.09.2016  

Agitated when pregnant – I am 5 months pregnant and easily agitated. Parents share their tips to manage the crazy pregnancy hormones

Two week wait - surviving IVF

Two week wait – surviving IVF

27.06.2016  

IVF is challenging. Find some practical advice for surviving the two week wait.

rhesus negative

Rhesus Negative blood type in pregnancy

17.02.2016  

Q&A: Has anyone had any experience with being a Rhesus negative blood type and have previously given birth to a Rhesus positive baby? I understand subsequent pregnancies can be high risk after giving birth to Rh+ baby and would like to know how other people have gone with their following pregnancies. (Obviously i will be having the anti D injections).

baby engaged

How early was your baby engaged?

15.02.2016  

Q&A: How early did your baby engage and how long after baby engaged did you go into labour?

Iron infusion in pregnancy

Iron infusion in pregnancy

13.02.2016  

Mums share their experience with having an iron infusion during pregnancy

best way to sleep when pregnant

Best way to sleep when pregnant

24.01.2016  

Tips: Up and down to the toilet, can’t get comfortable, your mind is racing, heartburn….there are so many reasons why sleep during pregnancy can be a challenge.U

Best Pregnancy Apps: 10 cool apps for the mummy-to-be!

20.12.2015  

Best pregnancy apps. The 10 best pregnancy apps for mums to be to help prepare for pregnancy and the adventures beyond.

pregnancy cravings

How early did your pregnancy cravings start?

19.12.2015  

Q&A: How early did your pregnancy cravings start? Currently 5 weeks pregnant with baby number 2 & I’m starting to get cravings (in between nausea bouts) and I keep thinking it’s too soon.

Pregnancy, Pelvic pain, pain

Pelvic pain in pregnancy

06.12.2015  

Q&A: Has anyone experienced pelvic pain when pregnant and how did you cope with it?

weight gain in pregnancy

Weight gain in pregnancy

14.11.2015  

Q&A: Just wondering if other mums could share what their weight gain in pregnancy was. I’m currently 33weeks and have put on about 25kg.

anterior placenta

Anterior Placenta

05.11.2015  

Q&A: Just curious when other mummys with anterior placentas felt their baby move? This is my 2nd pregnancy but last time my placenta was at the back.

Was your second baby early or late?

Was your second baby early or late?

26.10.2015  

Was your second baby early or late? Parents share when their second child was born: early, late or born on their due date.

pregnancy after placenta abruption

Pregnancy after placenta abruption

08.09.2015  

I would love to hear from those who suffered a placenta abruption during pregnancy and have gone on to have other pregnancies. Just wondering what your experiences were in a pregnancy after placenta abruption.

We love Survival Sister – you will too…

03.09.2015  

As a pregnant woman or a new mum wouldn’t it be a dream come true to find a single destination where all those fab, useful and unique products that can …

Movement in second pregnancy

27.08.2015  

Q&A: How far along were you when you started to feel baby #2 move?

Baby bump popping early

14.08.2015  

Q&A: I’m 14 weeks pregnant with baby number 2. The last two weeks my belly has really popped out and I feel this is very early. Did anyone experience your baby bump popping early with baby number 2?

Boosting sex drive while pregnant

11.08.2015  

Q&A: Bit of an awkward question, but does anyone have any tips for boosting sex drive while pregnant? I’m pregnant with number 3 & my sex drive is at 10 below zero, lol.

Second Pregnancy Different To First

10.08.2015  

Q&A: I’ve just found out I’m pregnant with my second child and was wondering were people’s pregnancies different the second time around? I’m hoping so as my first pregnancy was really challenging.

Weight Gain in Pregnancy – Midwife Tips

10.08.2015  

Malia, our resident midwife, explains about weight gain in pregnancy. How much of your pregnancy belly is baby, the placenta amniotic fluid etc, when to seek help about your weight gain, how much weight gain in pregnancy is too much and when to keep an eye on your pregnancy weight gain.

Radiant pregnant woman sleeping in her bed

Sleep In Pregnancy Second Trimester

01.08.2015  

Community Tips: Sleep In Pregnancy Second Trimester. Mums share their best tips for helping this mum who is 30 weeks pregnant to get some sleep

sciatica in pregnancy

Pregnancy Sciatica

11.07.2015  

Q&A: I have been diagnosed with pregnancy sciatica. The dr has given me Panadene forte for those really painful days and has also recommended using my heat pack. Is there anything else that other mums do to help relieve the pain?

How accurate was your gender ultrasound? Can they get it wrong?

02.07.2015  

Community Tips: How often is gender wrong on ultrasound? Parents share their experience with incorrect ultrasound predictions.

Experience with anxiety and panic attacks during pregnancy

23.06.2015  

Q&A: Did anyone have severe anxiety and panic attacks during their first pregnancy? If so, did you have the same experience with your next pregnancies?

What Helps Stretch Marks

15.06.2015  

Q&A: Can anyone recommend any home made or store bought products for stretch marks that actually work? I’m currently using BioOil

pregnancy insomnia

Pregnancy Insomnia: Tips For Sweet Dreams

08.06.2015  

Tips to help you sleep in pregnancy: Pregnancy insomnia can be absolutely exhausting – here are some great practical tips to help you sleep

Birthing Centre vs Hospital Birth

05.06.2015  

Q&A: What are people’s thoughts on birth centres Vs Hospital labour?

Experiences with abdominal separation

04.06.2015  

Q&A: Wondering if anyone has had any experience with abdominal separation? I gave birth 9 weeks ago and wanted to know how long it took for them to go back together?

First time mum anxiety towards labour

28.05.2015  

Q&A: I’m 19 weeks pregnant with my first baby and I’m absolutely terrified of giving birth.

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