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World

World

This Newborn's Grumpy Scowl Is More Savage Than Any Teenager's

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It's the kind of face teenagers make when their parents ask them to do something mildly inconvenient, but it's a baby in Brazil who's already serving up a seriously wicked scowl.

Life

Life

These Birth Photos Have Been Named The Best Of 2020 And They're Intense

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An international birth photography group have announced the winners of this year's birth photography competition.

World

World

Mum Who Was Acting As Surrogate Dies While Giving Birth

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Mum of two Michelle Reaves died while giving birth to a baby she was carrying for another family. She wanted to help the couple as they couldn't have kids of their own.

Life

Life

'I Wasn't Sure I Could Watch': Mum's Pain Reliving Birth Following Baby's Death

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On Tuesday night, our hearts went out to Daniel and Bianca who shared the birth of their twins Brooklyn and Hunter on 'One Born Every Minute Australia'.

Health

Health

Some Pregnant Women Carry Strep B Bacteria And It's Harmless, Until It's Not

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'Glowing’ isn’t the most accurate description of how you feel during your pregnancy, especially in the later stages.

Health

Health

What Is 'Vaginal Seeding' And Will It Help Your C-Section Baby?

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Should every baby born by caesarean section (C-section) be given a smear of microbes to the mouth, nose or skin from the mum’s vagina soon after birth?

Life

Life

Midwives Say More Aussie Women Are Asking For Water Births After 'One Born Every Minute'

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Did you know having a water birth in hospital was an option for expectant mums? If that answer is no, you're not the only one.

Health

Health

What You Didn't See During Akaysha's Birth On 'One Born Every Minute'

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Akaysha Weatherall wasn't able to have the VBAC she so desperately wanted after complications became present during her labour with baby Heath.

Polly Dunning

Polly Dunning

Birth Is Awe-Inspiring And Women Will No Longer Be Shamed For It

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Birth is, without question, the most important moment in any person’s life.

Life

Life

After Having A Caesarean With Her First Baby, Akaysha Desperately Wanted A Natural Birth

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A VBAC is a vaginal birth after caesarean and, for the expectant mum, it was an important ideal to aim for.

World

World

Mum Gives Birth During Tornado By Candlelight In Laundry

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A baby girl has made her grand entrance into the world amid candlelight and blaring tornado sirens.

Life

Life

While Osher Was Revealing Cody Simpson As 'The Masked Singer' His Wife Was In Labour

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When Osher Günsberg checked his phone during a break backstage, he would've had every reason to panic.

Life

Life

A Midwife From Westmead Told Us Her Most Memorable Birth Story

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If you're planning to watch 'One Born Every Minute Australia' -- you'd better make sure you've got several boxes of tissues handy.

Life

Life

'One Born Every Minute' Shows The Real, Raw Birth Stories We Don't See In Most Films

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There are a few stereotypical ways that birth is depicted in films and on TV shows, whether it's a comedy, a drama or something in between.

Life

Life

'She Was Admitted To NICU': 'The Bachelor' Star Simone Gives Birth To Her First Child

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Simone and boyfriend Matt Thorne have welcomed a baby daughter.

World

World

Oldest Woman To Ever Give Birth Has Twins, Hubby Is 82

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An elderly woman has given birth to twin girls in southern India.

Health

Health

'The Bachelor' Star Snezana On How Charlie's Birth Was Different To Her First Two

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Six weeks after welcoming Charlie Lane with partner Sam Wood, Snez has reflected on all three of her pregnancies.

Health

Health

Experts Debunk Study Highlighting Link Between C-Sections And Autism

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Australian health experts have dubbed an international study suggesting there's a link between caesarean births and autism as "flawed" and "unreliable."

Health

Health

'The Bachelor' Star Snezana Praised For Her 'Incredible' Post-Baby Body

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Almost a month after giving birth to her third child, Snezana Wood has shared some behind the scenes snaps with her eldest daughter, Eve.

Life

Life

Former Bachelor Contestant Emily Simms Rushed To Emergency After Giving Birth

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Emily Simms gave birth to her first baby at 33 weeks, making the arrival of her daughter seven weeks premature.

National

National

Unacceptable Number Of Stillbirths In Australia A 'Call To Arms'

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While decreasing among some groups, stillbirth numbers are still far too high for a country considered one of the safest places in the world to have children, experts warn.

Life

Life

Fifi Box Shares Who Was In The Delivery Room With Her During Daisy's Birth

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The radio presenter and new mum-of-two has shared beautiful new photos from the birth of her daughter, Daisy Bell Box, and said her mum was right by her side.

Life

Life

'Trixie And I Are So Hopelessly In Love': Fifi Box Gives Birth To A Baby Girl

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The radio host shared the beautiful news on Instagram along with photos of her second child.

Health

Health

Carrie Bickmore Speaks About Seeking Help After Nearly Dying In Labour

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Carrie Bickmore has talked about her fear of giving birth when she was pregnant for the second time with her daughter Evie, now four, after almost dying while in labour with her first child, Oliver 11.

Jarryd Bartle

Jarryd Bartle

People Are Suing For Being Born -- And Winning

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Should you be entitled to compensation when, if but for the negligence of another, you would not have been born?

10 News First

10 News First

Former Midwife Found Not Guilty Of Manslaughter Over Failed Home Births

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Lisa Barrett showed no reaction as the verdict was read out in court.

News

News

Sextuplets Surprise Parents And Doctors Who Were Expecting Five Bubs

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Poland’s first sextuplets on record, two boys and four girls, were born in the southern city of Krakow on Monday to the surprise of parents and doctors who had expected five babies.

Life

Life

One In Five Dads Miss The Birth Of Their Child And Sport Is Largely To Blame

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Witnessing the birth of their own flesh and blood is not a top priority for 20 percent of fathers.

Health

Health

Maternity Ward 'Ruins' Easter With Chocolate Egg-Themed Cervical Dilation Guide

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Delicious chocolate Easter eggs aren't the first thing you think of when someone says 'childbirth' right?

Koraly Dimitriadis

Koraly Dimitriadis

My Pregnancy Was A Nightmare. Here's What Every Expecting Mum Should Know.

6 min read

My Facebook feed has many glowing baby bumps.

Views

Views

Why I Wore Red Lipstick When I Gave Birth To My Daughter

5 min read

 When I was eight years old, I was mauled on the face by a dog.

Good News

Good News

Woman Walks Across University Graduation Stage While In Labour

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A woman was determined to walk across the graduation stage and receive her college diploma -- even though she had just gone into labour.

National

National

6kg Bundle Of Joy: Mum Gives Birth To Record-Breaking Baby Boy

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A mum has welcomed the biggest baby ever seen at a Sydney hospital, weighing in at close to double the average newborn birthweight in Australia.

World

World

This Maternity Shoot Took An Unexpected Turn

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It started just like any other maternity shoot.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Kardashian-Jenner Matriarch Says She Delivered Kylie's Baby

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"I delivered the baby!" Kris Jenner proudly boasts to her other K-named daughters.

Health

Health

'One In Every Classroom': IVF Births At Record High

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However, experts still urge women not to wait too long to have children.

National

National

Viral Home Birth Video Sparks Delivery Debate

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The rise of wellness bloggers is "significantly concerning" to the medical community.

National

National

Australia's Population Set To Reach 25 Million

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It was previously predicted Australia would hit 25 million people in 2042.

National

National

Viagra: The New Drug Helping Australian Women Give Birth

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A clinical trial is showing the benefits of the erection-drug in reducing the stress of childbirth.