Looking after yourself

When your children are young, your time and energy may be nearly all taken up with mothering activities, so you may not have given much thought to doing some rewarding things for yourself.
Click here to read our article on looking after yourself.

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Essence is ABA's bi-monthly member magazine. In our September issue you can read about informed birth planning, wonder weeks, medication safety when breastfeeding and a mother's experience breastfeeding in Japan, plus more.

Become an ABA member now and start receiving Essence today!

 

Lactation consultant, breastfeeding counsellor, journalist and mum-of-3 Simone Casey blogs regularly for us on all things breastfeeding and parenting.

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2015 Seminars for Health Professionals

ABA is excited to present its 2015 Seminar Series ‘Breastfeeding: Life and Science’. Registration for these seminars are now open. Earlybird closes 10 January 2015.

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Learn what to do

Expecting a baby? Most babies breastfeed within an hour of being born, so its important to learn what to do well before your baby is due. Come to a relaxed, information-packed Breastfeeding Education Class for expectant mothers and their partners!
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PBC expo

Check out Pregnancy Babies & Children’s Expo and their 2015 circuit. Click to find out more.

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Message from the CEO

The Board and I would like to provide an update following the Board meeting held February 28th. It was a very productive meeting spent considering, as many not for profits are, how we will continue to succeed into the future during what is a fairly challenging time financially. There are many opportunities ahead of us...

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Expecting a baby? Have you got questions about breastfeeding? Come to a relaxed, information-packed Breastfeeding Education Class for expectant mothers and their partners! Find out more about classes here