Did you know only 5% of women give birth on their due dates?
In the second part of Pregnancy: Ps and Cs apply, Farrah Francis shares the next part of her emotional pregnancy journey.
Ruwaida Moola, Parenty’s resident midwife, shares her tips for getting that bun in the oven.
Women who cut down still had a 22 percent higher risk of gestational diabetes
Parenty’s resident GP is here to answer your health questions every second week.

Your 9 month journey Labour: What to expect

Midwife and nursing professional Ruwaida Moola shares the stages of labour and what to expect.

Adoption The Fourth Trimester! with NurtureOne’s Jenny Spiro

This week on The Great Equalizer, Sam reaches the point of no return, Charlene feels like a new mom, and we head on back to the most upside-down of the upside-downs… The Fourth Trimester (dum-dum-duuuuuuuuuuuuum).

Model says she didn’t know she was pregnant until she gave birth

Stealth pregnancies have been making headlines for years, even inspiring a TLC show called ‘I Didn’t Know I Was Pregnant’.

Adoption The women helping mums of premature babies

Lactation consultant Carey Haupt talks about the women donating their time and breastmilk to premature babies as Prematurity Awareness Month draws to a close.

Adoption Things you didn’t know about a doula 

Having a doula present at your birth and in the after can help you in so many surprising ways.

Your 9 month journey Rhythm City actress Itumeleng Bokaba stuns in new maternity shoot

The actress who started out playing schoolgirl Mampho is all grown up.

Adoption 10 things you will miss about life with a newborn

Meeting your little one for the first time is a magical experience. Our babies will only ever be babies once, and we must make the most of these sacred moments.

Adoption What you need to know about gestational diabetes

You’re more likely to develop the condition if you’re significantly overweight, with a BMI of 30 or higher.

Your 9 month journey Top pregnancy trends of 2019

2019 brought with it a few interesting trends that seemed to be taking the world by storm.

Adoption Why mothers should put their mental health first

Nobody ever said that being a mother would be easy… In fact, if we each think back to our baby showers. I’m almost positive that some mothers had a little twinkle in their eye. They knew what was coming.

Adoption Four ways to put your mental health first

When it all just gets too much, how do we survive? When the world around us seems to be crashing in? We can’t breathe, feel or move… How do we crawl out of that dark hole?

Your 9 month journey How to decide if a natural vaginal delivery is for you?

The question asked in this episode is significant to why women choose to deliver vaginally.

Adoption Must have items for your hospital bag

Preparing for parenthood can be overwhelming with all its to-do and don’t-forget lists.



 


 

 

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