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Whether written by the team at Family Friendly HQ or guest written by a mum, a dad, or other family member, our blogs and articles focus on capturing and chronicling all the precious moments and stories of the family’s everyday life. We blog about news stories that relate to the family and cover humerous topics and viral videos too!
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Things You May Not Know About Pregnancy
Things You May Not Know About Pregnancy
You think you know it all. You've read all the books, you had a front row seat at the antenatal classes and you've probably done it three or four times but surprisingly there is so much more to growing a baby than meets the eye. 
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How Does An Epidural Work And Is It Safe For Me And My Baby
How Does An Epidural Work And Is It Safe For Me And My Baby?
Epidural is a form of pain relief during labour. It is a numbing medication that is administered through a catheter tube in your lower back and it aims to ease the pain of contractions and delivery. It usually offers a numbing sensation from the belly button down and takes just a couple of minutes to start working.
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Everything You Need To Know About The Public Health Nurse
Everything You Need To Know About The Public Health Nurse
The public health nurses’ visits are something that can put the fear of god into some parents for very little reason. The truth is, a public health nurse is someone you should appreciate as the work they do is vitally important. 
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What Is Hypnobirthing And How Can It Help Me
What Is Hypnobirthing And How Can It Help Me?
Hypnobirthing is a birthing process which can help the mother cope with the pain and intensity of birth without the use of pain relief or medical intervention. It is a calm and gentle approach to birth which taps in to the woman’s mind/body connection.
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You Know You Are Trying To Conceive When You Do These Things
You Know You Are Trying To Conceive When You Do These Things
Making the decision to try for a baby is a huge one. It marks the end of one chapter and the beginning of another in your relationship. It is a decision that says, on some level, you are ready to welcome a little one into your life. It is exciting and daunting at the same time. 
 
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How To Survive Pregnancy When You Have a Toddler
How To Survive Pregnancy When You Have a Toddler
Surviving a pregnancy with a toddler can be really tough for some mums. Pregnancy is an absolutely amazing experience, don't get me wrong but it does come with its ups and downs especially if you are burying your head down a toilet. 
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