Mater Mothers’ Hospitals are renowned for providing high quality maternity services for women and families across Queensland, and beyond. Mater Mothers’ Hospital at Mater Hill in South Brisbane offers services for women and families who do not have health insurance. These services are provided in partnership with the Queensland Government to ensure a high level, integrated tertiary service for women and babies which includes... [Read More]
This brochure refers to the care of women and babies where the membranes have ruptured after 37 weeks of pregnancy.
The covering of the tendons on the thumb side of the wrist becomes inflamed or swollen, restricting the tendons' movement.
Varicose veins can develop in your vulva during pregnancy due to normal changes that occur to your body at this time.
Useful tips for mothers-to-be on coping with being in hospital during pregnancy.
The Young Mothers’ Group Practice (YMGP) is a midwifery partnership program offered to pregnant women aged 20 years and under.
This brochure will give you information about what your baby’s movements mean.
If you are planning a pregnancy we recommended that you prepare for this event.
Your baby may express their pain in different ways such as in their facial ...
This brochure explains ways that both you and our staff can keep your baby safe.
Occurs unexpectedly during childbirth and happens when the baby's shoulders become stuck behind the mother’s pelvic bone.
There is a significant amount of research that supports mothers and babies being together skin-to-skin immediately after birth.
This brochure explains the benefits of Kangaroo Mother Care for you and your baby.
There is no safe level of smoking. Planning to quit smoking as soon as you can is best for your baby.
Pregnancy, birthing and parenting a baby can be a wonderful experience, there can also be lots of changes, mixed emotions, stresses.
Information for parents whose baby has died before birth.
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