Pregnancy & Baby

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents.

From conception to birth and beyond, Kinderling Conversation delves into the latest expert advice, science and real-life approaches to carrying and caring for your baby.

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Catch up on the latest Pregnancy & Baby segments

Midwives saving lives in Ethopia

A midwife can be the difference between life and death. This is definitely the case in Ethiopia where 85% of births take place without a doctor or a midwife present…
13 mins

Getting your child to ditch the dummy

Is your child a bit too fond of their dummy? Jo Ryan from Baby Bliss gives us some tips on how you can get rid of the dummy with minimum fuss.
9 mins

What is gestational diabetes and how does it impact pregnancy?

Five to eight per cent of pregnant women will develop gestational diabetes, usually in the 24th to 28th week of pregnancy. Melinda Morrison, National Program Leader of the NDSS…
13 mins

Recovering from Perinatal Anxiety and Depression

Perinatal depression and anxiety is relatively common in Australia. One in seven new mums and up to one in ten new dads experience postnatal depression. But like many illnesses, you…
10 mins

Why new mums need more support

When you have a new baby, what do you spend money on? Kinderling Conversation host Shevonne Hunt admits that she spent a lot of time and money on baby clothes…
13 mins

Recognising and treating post- and peri- natal depression and anxiety

Having a baby is one of the most exciting and life-changing things you can do. But there’s no denying it’s also challenging. Terri Smith, CEO of Perinatal Anxiety and…
16 mins