Women’s Health Matters: Spotlight on Birth and Early Motherhood

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Women’s Health Matters: Spotlight on Birth and Early Motherhood

We’re about halfway through our Women’s Health Matters series now and have covered everything from period stigma to the orgasm gap

We’ve also featured some standout pieces like this article on what’s it like to be an an egg donor and this one on how biological differences between men and women alter immune responses – and affect women’s health.

What makes this series truly special is the dedicated team of female editors behind it. We understand that women’s health experiences are unique, and often filled with challenges and triumphs.

Women’s Health Matters: Spotlight on Birth and Early Motherhood

Women's Health Journeys and Challenges

Drawing from our personal health journeys and struggles, we are here to break down barriers and foster open conversations. Our mission is to empower women and girls with the knowledge they need to take charge of their health.

As part of this, we put a call out to our readers to ask what questions they have about their health, along with what topics they’re curious about and would like us to commission on.

We’ve received many responses from women around the world with ideas they want us to investigate. This is why we’ve put together this mini-series on birth and early motherhood, an area many of our readers felt they wanted more evidence-based information on.

Evidence-based insights

In these articles, we shine a spotlight on the transformative and often difficult journey that is pregnancy, birth, and early motherhood, offering valuable insights and resources for women of all ages. 

Women’s Health Matters: Spotlight on Birth and Early Motherhood

💬 Women still feel like they aren’t listened to when they give birth 

Every woman’s birth experience is unique, but the feeling of not being heard is sadly common. Discover how changes in the healthcare system and communication can empower women during childbirth.

👦 When being a new mum feels overwhelming, here’s some expert advice 

The transition into motherhood can be both messy and challenging. Get some expert guidance and tips on how to navigate this time along with some pointers on what to look out for in terms of your mental health.

💔 Birth trauma: experiencing it myself revealed how few people understand it 

Birth trauma can have a lasting effect on women, yet it remains under-discussed. In this personal account, one woman shares her story, shedding light on the importance of recognizing and addressing this issue.

🤰 How to recover from childbirth – an expert guide 

Recovery after childbirth is a critical but often overlooked aspect of the postpartum journey. Our expert guide offers essential advice to help women heal and regain their strength.

🤱 Here’s why breastfeeding increased during the pandemic 

The pandemic brought about many changes, including an uptick in breastfeeding rates. In this article, we explore the factors behind this trend and how it can guide us in supporting breastfeeding mothers worldwide.


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Holly Squire- First published this article in The Conversation UK


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