Ninemonths - Home

Archive for the Category ‘Other Health Considerations’

Whooping Cough: why the whole family needs to be immunised

Whooping Cough: why the whole family needs to be immunised

You’ll be well aware of the whooping cough epidemic Australia is still experiencing. In recent years the number of babies under six months old catching whooping cough has increased alarmingly. Already in 2011 we have had a tragic death of a baby in Victoria; this disease is serious. How will your baby catch whooping cough? […]

Drinking Alcohol During Pregnancy – is it safe?

Drinking Alcohol During Pregnancy – is it safe?

The World Health Organisation (WHO) suggests that there is no safe level of drinking alcohol during pregnancy and that abstaining is the safest approach.

Global Obesity

Global Obesity

Obesity is increasing at an alarming rate globally causing serious repercussions including poor female reproductive health and infertility.

New Thoughts on Bed Rest

New Thoughts on Bed Rest

A study reported in Biological Research for Nursing has found bed rest may not be the best course of action for treating women with high risk pregnancies.

Giving up Smoking for a Baby

Giving up Smoking for a Baby

Giving up Smoking for a Baby.

Positive Posture

Positive Posture

Some common sense tips to save your back.

The Importance of Water

The Importance of Water

Water is essential for every cell function and is considered the panacea for many ailments common to pregnancy.

Tips for Travelling

Tips for Travelling

Some do’s and dont’s of travelling when pregnant.


© Copyright Ninemonths.com.au - All rights reserved