Maternal and Child Health Nursing Mnemonics & Tips
Learn about VEAL CHOP nursing mnemonic, BUBBLE HE postpartum assessment, and other maternal and child health nursing tips and tricks.
Jaundice in breast-fed babies - Love and Breast Milk
Jaundice is a fairly common problem in newborn babies. Read here for all the info you need on breastfeeding a baby with newborn jaundice.
How to Use Essential Oils for Weight Loss
From fat melting massage oil to calorie torching tea and body slimming inhalers, learn how essential oils can keep you in your skinny jeans.
How to Get the Perfect First Latch Breastfeeding: Step by Step
An instructional of the first latch and breastfeeding 101 for new moms. How to get the perfect first latch and enjoy your breastfeeding experience from the start.
Don't rely on jaundiced eye for assessing newborns
Nurses used this five-point scale to grade the farthest extent of jaundice in the newborns they examined. CHOP = Now pediatric researchers say that this longstanding practice of visual inspection is an unreliable method of predicting the baby's risk of hyperbilirubinemia.
The brilliant chart that helps you visualise your dilated cervix
During labour we pay close attention to the midwife telling us how many centimetres our cervix has dilated, but it's really hard to visualise what that might look like.
Breastfeeding Positions: Have You Tried Them All? | Mama Natural
Here are the 6 best breastfeeding positions to try, plus 3 tips you can use to help baby latch better. Also, some tools that may help you. Plus pictures!
Importance of cranial flexion is emphasized by noting the increased diameters presented to the birth canal with progressive deflection. A.Flexed head. B. Military position. C, D. Progressive...
How to thrive through menopause
Menopause is just another of life's stages. And we're lucky if we get that far! Here are easy strategies on how to thrive through the symptoms of menopause.