John Mills is a neonatal paediatrician who has been working exclusively with newborn babies since 1997. John was born and schooled in England and attended the Medical College of St Bartholomew’s Hospital in London where healthcare has been provided to the sick since 1123. He came to Australia in 1991 [...]
Thomas was born at 35.5 weeks gestation. Just in time for Wear Green for Premmies Day.
These photos are of the Satpute boys, less than 24 hours old when the images were taken. The twins were born at 33 weeks gestation Baby Eshaan was born weighing 1304 grams Baby Vivaan was born weighing 2036grams Baby Vivaan is now out of his Incubator and progressing well. Eshaan is now [...]
Baby Kaduskar was born right on 37 weeks. He weighed 2.4kgs and went home safe and well a short time later. Thank you to Katrina Christ for coming in to Special Care Nursery to take images of our babies for Wear Green for Premmies Day 2013.
After the birth of your baby it is important to continue looking after your back. One way to prevent a back injury is to ensure you are lifting your baby correctly. Tips for back care and correct lifting technique: Bend your knees, keep your back straight and always tighten your [...]
Your body has undergone incredible changes over the past 9 months. As well as looking after your new baby, this is an important time to look after yourself too. Pelvic Floor Muscles During pregnancy, hormones and the weight of your baby can result in weakening of your pelvic floor muscles. [...]
After you have your baby, these simple steps will improve your recovery. Roll on to your side to get out of bed. Bend your knees, roll onto your side and drop your feet over the edge of the bed and push up with your arms. Avoid heavy lifting [...]