Embracing our post-baby bodies

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Wed 15 March 2017

14 mins

It takes nine months to make a baby, so why do we expect our bodies to “snap back” to how they were? Kathleen Murphy, naturopath from MamaCare Health, takes us through how we can change our perception of our post-baby bodies.

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