Brooke

Lip and tongue tie are being diagnosed and treated for breastfeeding issues more and more commonly all over the world. In Australia for example, an increase of 420% in the procedure rate has been reported. Critics of the treatment believe that the increased number of procedures is due to overtreatment by the providers of the …

Lip and Tongue Tie – Is it controversial? Read More »

See those lovely Mountain views of mine? My lovely mountain view is blanketed in Bushfire smoke I don’t either. That’s how bad the smoke is now, and my thoughts are with all those affected. I’ve had to get my stethoscope out to monitor my youngest who is teetering on the edge of an ED presentation …

How not to shame parents Read More »

As the impacts of the COVID-19 continues to spread, feelings of stress and overwhelm, especially amongst those working in the health care setting, is a very real scenario right now. Prioritising your sleep, along with fuelling your body with high-quality nutrients through good food choices, is going to be essential in order to help you …

3 Tips To Enhance Your Nutrition and Sleep During Times of Stress Read More »

As nurses, we often see the good, the bad, and the ugly of society. We chose to become nurses for many reasons and I have no doubt that one of those reasons includes making a difference in the lives of the patients and families that we meet. There are many stories we could share that …

Joy’s Story: rescued from slavery Read More »