Tag: Pregnancy

most popular baby names in 2018

Predicting the most popular baby names in 2018


We are predicting the most popular baby names in 2018. Including boy and girl nature names, hipster names and old fashioned baby names

Chinese Gender Chart - Baby Gender Prediction

Chinese gender chart accuracy


Q&A: Has the Chinese Gender Chart been correct or incorrect when predicting the gender of your baby?

Difficult Pregnancy: When things don’t go according to plan


Did you go through a difficult pregnancy? With health scares for her and bub along the way, Cathy shares her story for other mums to find hope!

Ask an expert – pregnancy category drugs. Which medicines are safe in pregnancy?


Learn about safe medicines in pregnancy. Our expert pharmacist, Tanya Burgess explains pregnancy category drugs and how to keep your baby safe.

12 week gender ultrasound – is it accurate?


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

Dreams about baby gender – are they gender predictors? Our mums weigh in!


Q&A: What has been your experience with baby gender dreams? Accurate or not accurate?

Non Invasive Pre-natal Testing (NIPT)

Non Invasive Pre-natal Testing


Explainer for Non Invasive Pre-natal Testing.

Exercising during pregnancy

Exercising during pregnancy


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


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


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

rhesus negative

Rhesus Negative blood type in pregnancy


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?


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


Mums share their experience with having an iron infusion during pregnancy

best way to sleep when pregnant

Best way to sleep when pregnant


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!


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?


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


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

weight gain in pregnancy

Weight gain in pregnancy


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


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?


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


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…


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


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

Baby bump popping early


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


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


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


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


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


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?

Experience with anxiety and panic attacks during pregnancy


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?