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Welcome to Babytalk, a podcast all about babies and their parents. We think being a parent is the most thrilling, exhausting, emotional ride of your life - and we’re here to share everything we know about doing the best you can.


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The Sleep Coach

February 23rd, 2017

All new parents discover a breaking point that makes them wonder if they are ever going to cure their baby's inability to sleep during the night! The Sleep Coach is a children's sleep consultant, she believes as many as one in four families have babies or young children with a sleep problem.

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The Primates of Park Avenue

February 15th, 2017

Imagine a world where competitive parenting is ramped up to the level of an Olympic sport, where there's no sneaking the kids to school in a pair of battered leggings that you haven't changed since your early morning yoga class.. we're talking about a world where a full hair salon appointment needs to be timed with contractions so you look good...

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Heart Kids

February 13th, 2017

Every single parent expects their baby to be born perfect and beautiful and healthy. Every single parent deserves that peace of mind but we know it's just not the case and for this extra special edition of Babytalk we're going to look at the number one cause of death of babies under 12 months of age.. childhood heart disease. Heart Kids is a...

Pre-eclampsia and it's complications is one of the most common causes of death for pregnant women and their babies around the world, it affects between 2-8% of pregnancies. Complications of pre-eclampsia can affect both the mother and the foetus. Acutely, pre-eclampsia can be complicated by eclampsia, hemorrhagic or ischemic stroke, liver damage...