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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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Birth for Humankind

March 23rd, 2017

Having a doula attend your birth is seen by many as a middle class privilege. Birth for Humankind is a group of doulas who want to make sure the poorest and most marginalised women are given the support they need to give birth in the the way they need.

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A man's perspective on IVF

March 16th, 2017

Dr Mark Nethercote is a successful paediatrician, could he survive the roller-coaster ride of IVF to become a father?

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Babies love music

March 9th, 2017

Babies love music, it's no secret but in this week's podcast we'll discover how you can use music at home with your baby to help them learn, teach them to calm down and even use music to make them more cooperative!

You've survived pregnancy, the baby has arrived, you're getting the hang of feeding but sometimes couples are blindsided by how hard it is to maintain a good relationship with your significant other when there is suddenly a baby in the equation.. this week on Babytalk we look at how to survive the inevitable new parent arguments! Child and...