The Oxytocin dance during labour. What is Oxytocin and why is it so important?

There is a wonderful cocktail of hormones which gets released into the body during the process of labour, all activities within the body are dictated by the secretion of hormones. There is an intricate balance of hormones necessary to trigger labour and birth. Not only do these hormones create the physical functions like expansion of … Read moreThe Oxytocin dance during labour. What is Oxytocin and why is it so important?

Why are a huge portion of our modern ladies battling to conceive? Why are we battling with infertility?

When you look at the statistics regarding infertility the number of young couples trying to start a family is on the rise year after year. It has reached epidemic proportions. 1 in 6 couples are diagnosed with some sort of infertility in SA – this info is from the Infertility Awareness Association in SA. Is … Read moreWhy are a huge portion of our modern ladies battling to conceive? Why are we battling with infertility?

Should Mothers Use a Baby Carrier For Their New-born?

Baby carriers have been around in one shape or form for as long we can remember. In ancient times parents come up with some very ingenious ways of carrying their infant. Fortunately today’s technology has advanced leap and bounds and the means of baby transportation has evolved to a completely different new level. Today parents … Read moreShould Mothers Use a Baby Carrier For Their New-born?

How to keep your baby Safe and Secure – Wear a baby wrap Carrier

An infant is always comfortable in a baby wrap. The natural carrying the infant in one of these soothes the baby with the sounds of your heartbeat. The baby wrap carrier is a simple design that does not have any buckles or fasteners. Your baby is resting directly on your body and the carrier is … Read moreHow to keep your baby Safe and Secure – Wear a baby wrap Carrier

Breastfeeding on demand V’s breastfeeding Schedule

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