25 May 2023
Pregnancy Guide and GP Care
Pregnancy is an exciting and transformative journey that requires a great deal of care and support from both medical professionals and loved ones. This comprehensive guide will walk you through the various aspects of pregnancy, from staying healthy and active to preparing your family for a new baby.
13 Apr 2023
Anaemia During Pregnancy: Types, Causes, and Treatments
Pregnancy is a time of rapid changes in a woman’s body. One of these changes is an increased need for certain nutrients, including iron, folate, and vitamin B12. Anemia is a common issue that can occur during pregnancy, and it is crucial to address it to ensure the…
12 Aug 2022
What is endometriosis and how does it affect 1 in 10 Aussie women?
Endometriosis is a condition that approximately 700,000 plus Australian women and girls suffer with that impacts many aspects of their lives
21 Apr 2022
Everyone is Talking About These Health Insurance Hacks!
Choosing private health insurance can feel like a complicated process. Indeed, it may seem challenging to know which products will provide the greatest benefits. But…
05 Dec 2018
Being large for gestational age at birth combined with maternal diabetes is associated with a near-trebling of child’s risk of obesity | Canada
New research published in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes [EASD]) shows that children who are larger than average at birth (large for gestational age or LGA) and born to mothers with gestational diabetes are almost three times as likely to be obese as…
29 Nov 2018
New screening tool to improve outcomes for kids with foetal alcohol spectrum disorder
Foetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) has often been called the 'invisible disability' due to its high rate of non- or misdiagnosis among children.
19 Oct 2018
Cord blood clue to respiratory diseases
New research has found children born in the last three months of the year in Melbourne may have a greater risk of developing respiratory diseases.
12 May 2018
Prenatal cannabis use associated with low birth weights
With marijuana use during pregnancy on the rise, a new study led by the Colorado School of Public Health shows that prenatal cannabis use was…
01 May 2018
Miracle Babies Foundation
Miracle Babies Foundation is Australia’s leading not-for-profit supporting premature and sick newborns, their families and the hospitals that care for them.