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  • Dietary suggestions for managing nausea and vomiting in pregnancy
  • Difficulties passing urine after having a baby
  • DRAM (Diastasis Rectus Abdominus Muscle)
    • Description:

      This information is for pregnant or postnatal women who have a DRAM (Diastasis Rectus Abdominus Muscle). It explains what DRAM is, how it can affect you and what you can do to help it recover.

    • File Download: English File size: 180.2K — File type: PDF

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  • Induction of labour
  • Interpreting services at Mercy Hospitals
    • Description:

      Information about why it is important to use a qualified interpreter. Contact details for our Interpreting Services at Mercy Hospital for Women, Werribee Mercy Hospital, Translating and Interpreting Services (TIS) and National Relay Service.

    • File Download: English File size: 121.0K — File type: PDF

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  • Nipple shields
    • Description:

      A nipple shield may be useful for some mothers who are finding it hard to breastfeed their babies. It is a thin silicone cover placed over the nipple to help with breastfeeding.

    • File Download: English File size: 130.4K — File type: PDF

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  • Recognising serious illness in your baby

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  • Tummy time

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Last reviewed August 25, 2020.