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'I wanted a boy so badly that I resented my newborn girl'

'Seeding' - the new birthing trend that's got everyone talking

'We will call the police': Woman threatened for bottle feeding baby

"The research is wrong - here’s the truth about controlled crying”

5 ways to mindfully parent your newborn

6 strange and terrifying facts about newborns

9 breastfeeding hacks all new mums need to know

9 common genital conditions in newborns

A freezer full of breast milk and the generosity of mothers

A Sydney mum has given birth to her second set of identical twins

All about baby massage

All about slings: The pros and cons of baby-wearing

All about the dreaded witching hour

All about thumbsucking and dummy dependence

All about what’s in breast milk

Aussie mum glowing just ONE HOUR after giving birth

Baby bathing

Baby bonding at birth

Baby boy born with seven teeth

Baby play newborn to 3 months

Baby poo: An essential guide for every new parent

Baby reflexes

Baby sleep at 12 weeks

Baby social and emotional development newborn to 3 months

Bathing your baby

Breech twins: My birth story

Changes to child restraint laws

Child care options for newborns

Cloth nappies

Cloth nappy styles

Common newborn concerns

Could a man breastfeed a baby?

Crying checklist

Developmental milestones for newborns

Do you need to bathe your baby every day? We have the answer

Do you REALLY know how to put your baby to bed safely?

Five ways to help new mums adjust into motherhood

Front, side, back: The full 360 degrees of changing baby sleeping advice

Get advice if you feel your child is sent home from hospital too soon

Getting baby to sleep newborn to 3 months

Got a crying baby? First, take a deep breath …

Grandparents finally looked after in new childcare policy

Grieving mother donates 150 litres of breast milk to help premmies

Help! My baby won't sleep

Hey, new mama! 5 things you can expect in the weeks after birth

How much weight should my breastfed baby be gaining?

How to enjoy your newborn

How to go nappy free (it's not for the faint-hearted)

How to settle baby using patting

Is it possible to stay calm when your baby is crying?

Leaving the house with a newborn

Let 8-week-olds cry it out all night? They must be kidding

Look at these adorable dads bonding with their newborns skin-to-skin

Millionaire mum reveals secret to her success is 24 hours maternity leave

Mum gives birth to baby same size as a three-month-old

Mum's warning after newborn baby contracted deadly illness from a kiss

Nappy rash

Nappy-free baby

New research could change what you think about controlled crying

Newborn baby checklist

Newborn baby sleep

Newborn sleep tips when you have older kids

Nose care

Overwhelmed? How to cope with life after childbirth

Peeing crystals and puking blood: the first 24 hours postpartum

Perth mum starts 'no-vax' family playgroup

Please parents - check your baby's toes

Science says mothers make higher quality breastmilk for sons

Seven things you didn’t know about your newborn

Simple sleep sense for newborns (and tired mums!)

Simple sleep sense for newborns (and tired mums!)

Soothing your crying newborn baby

Staph infection: Everything you need to know

Striped cotton baby blankets are cute, and commonly stolen

Study finds we're still failing mums when it comes to PND

Sweet baby cribs to help your bub sleep

Sweet dreams: getting your baby to sleep

The additional vaccinations you should be seeking out for your kids

The best baby monitors to give you peace of mind

The best bits and bobs to make a nursery fit for a king (or Kardashian!)

The breastfeeding pressure that almost broke me

The fourth trimester: Yes, it's a thing

The NICU moment that will always stay with me

The one secret I learned to sleep train my baby

The one simple trick to calm a crying baby

The problem with letting them cry it out

The sleep graph that will give new parents hope

The top 10 lullabies that work - you may be surprised

The ultimate guide to where baby sleeps best

These are the least popular baby names of 2017

These are the most searched for baby names of 2017

Think you've got a gifted child? This is what you need to look for

This is how your newborn baby sees you

Trimming your baby's nails

Understanding your baby's eye development

Washing cloth nappies

What your baby wears to bed can affect their stress levels: Study

What your baby's cries mean

Where should my baby sleep at night?

Why your baby's crying (and how to soothe it)

Woman delivers baby alone in Hurricane Irma

Your baby and crying

Your baby's five senses

Essential Baby

'It's not a crack': chiropractor speaks out after being slammed for working on baby

10 things I've learnt about babies and sleep

5 reasons to say 'no' to visitors in the first 24 hours after birth

Australian Breast Feeding Association

Baby Blake Darragh diagnosed with rare, fast-growing childhood cancer

Baby book ideas for modern parents

Birthmarks: what are they and why do we get them?

Chalkboard babies

Creative sleeping baby photoshoots

Do you speak baby sign language?

Family shares hilarious shot from newborn photoshoot

Hearing milestones and what to look out for

Help! My baby will only sleep in my arms

Hospital staff share disturbing images of newborns being mishandled

How children's earliest sleep habits affect them in later life

How to swaddle your baby

Mum shares first glimpse of Aussie quintuplets

Music for babies that parents will like too

Personalised baby gifts

Photographer's newborn masterpiece creations

Sleeping Beauties

Smiling newborn babies

Swaddling associated with SIDS risk

Ten breastfeeding tips

The amazing trick that sent a baby to sleep in less than 60 seconds

The baby born with an incredible head of hair

The mother's first touch moment that's melting hearts everywhere

Want to eat your baby, or nibble those little toes? There's a scientific reason for it

Warning for parents after bath time tragedy

What's wrong with her face? Nothing at all

When babies confuse night and day

Which country's babies cry the most?

Your guide to going out with your baby for the first time

Pregnancy Babies & Children's Expo

5 Things to consider when choosing a birth photographer

6 Tips for Flying with a Baby

9 ways to get kids to keep their hats on - without superglue

Baby products: Be aware buy with care

Bathing baby: Your step-by-step guide

Benefits of reading to your baby

Bouncinettes - Mother’s little helper or danger undiagnosed?

Breastfeeding – not as easy as it looks

Breastfeeding information from a Lactation Specialist

Breastfeeding tips for new and expectant mums

Breastfeeding tips to help you minimise nipple damage

Bringing Baby Home

Car seats: what you need to know to ensure your child travels safely

Changing your baby's nappy

Child development: simple ways to help your child thrive

Child safety: Our top five tips on removing hazards around the home

Choosing a Pram: Buy Once, Buy Right!

Colic in Babies

Coping with a premature baby

Cord Blood and Cord Tissue Banking Basics

Dream Feeding

Essential washing habits - hygiene tips for your baby

Everyday mum's guide to wrapping your baby

Expressing breast milk – What no one else will tell you

Go to guide for hygienic handling of expressed breastmilk

Happy days equals sleepy nights

How do I know if my baby is getting enough breast milk?

How does a reusable swim nappy work?

I do not have to be discreet while breastfeeding in public…

Infant sleeping conditions

Ingredient Alert: Cocoamidopropyl Betaine

Is bub having tummy troubles? You should consider goat’s milk formula

Massage and colic

Methods of sterilisation

Nail Snail trimming for children with sensory processing issues.

Natural baby skin care tips: A How-to on caring for new skin

Newborn baby care: the normal changes to expect

Newborn Sleep: Developing positive parenting strategies

Normal newborn behaviour and when to seek medical attention

Paediatric food allergies: What you need to know

Practical tips and tricks to help caring for your newborn

Prams for Newborns

Preparing for life with a newborn

Responsive settling for parents of babies

Safe Sleeping - Your guide to reducing SIDS risk factors

Sleep & settling - responsive settling for parents of babies

Sleep and settling

Sleep conversations - birth to 6 weeks

Sun Protection for children. Caring for young eyes.

Swaddling your newborn

Swaddling: Why every new baby should be swaddled

Taking the sting out of nappy rash

The benefits of baby massage for you and baby!

The Best Beach Guide for the Ultimate Family Day Out!

The feed play sleep routine

The heads up on Cradle Cap

The questions you’ve always wanted to ask about childbirth but have been too afraid to ask…

The truth about breastfeeding

Tips for Choosing a Pram Liner

Tips for managing colic and reflux

Top tips to help your baby's development

Understanding the Needs of Your Newborn: A Doulas Perspective

What is grass fed milk and why does it matter when it comes to formula?

What is the range of 'normal' when breastfeeding?

What to Consider When Choosing a Stroller

When breastfeeding doesn't work out

Whooping cough in Australia

Why a baby nail trimmer should be in your hospital bag