Everything you need to know about getting pregnant, being pregnant, giving birth and bringing your baby home. Your host Obstetrician Dr Patrick Moloney and co-host Brigid Moloney focus on the essentials of growing a baby without heavy medical jargon and with lots of relatable stories of their work helping thousands of women have babies, as well as being parents to four boys.
Each episode has expert led content that will help you cut through the swathe of pregnancy information, restoring your calm and giving you the confidence to know that mama, you got this!
The phrase "your baby is in distress" can change the course of your baby's birth... and your experience of becoming mama.
This topic is a request from a second time mama, ready to have her second baby but still holding the memory of her first birth.
Remember, we want you to birth the first time...
At your antenatal appointments, from about 20 weeks of your pregnancy you will (…should) be having some monitoring of your baby’s growth. Firstly, by the simple tape measure test, up over your tummy to the top of your uterus and then by ultrasound if needed.
What we are trying to determine is if...
How long between babies is a question that pops up ALOT. It is a big topic with lots of different factors in helping you make your decision.
Financially able? Physically ready? Emotionally ready? Mentally ready?
And importantly, how many babies are you planning?
All of these things matter...