Free health article - September 2014

Our free health articles cover a different women's health issue each month and may be reprinted in your organisation's newsletter, magazine, blog or website at no cost. This month's topic is 'When you want a baby - timing is everything!'.

Sodium intake and cardiovascular health

Two new studies published in the New England Journal of Medicine on 14th of August 2014 investigated the relationship between sodium (a component of salt) and cardiovascular health. The two studies highlight the lack of agreement in a safe level of sodium intake.

Week 1, Welcome Evelyn Bartels! - What Were We Thinking! blog

Evelyn arrived six days overdue on Tuesday 6th May 2014 at 11.58pm after almost 24 hours of labour and an emergency caesarean.  She was a healthy 4.365kgs and as the obstetrician said when she pulled her out there wasn’t much chance of her coming out naturally given her size and her position (OP). Labour was pretty tough for me so by the time she arrived I was completely exhausted but overwhelmed with happiness to find out we had a beautiful baby girl. 

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