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Just as we like to hear from you, we also want to share our big news with you—our Mater mums. On this page you'll find a collection of updates from around our hospitals including information on new services and research trials as well as stories from some of our Mater Little Miracles and, of course, our exceptional staff.

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Becoming a parent is a beautiful experience—but it can also be overwhelming. At Mater Mothers, we understand that parenthood isn’t always easy, and it’s...

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02
Sep

New service provides mums and dads with parenting support

Mater Mothers is excited to launch Proud Mater Dad 2016—our celebration of fathers and fatherhood in the lead up to Father’s Day.

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22
Aug

Share your #ProudMaterDad moments for a chance to win!

Being admitted to hospital with a pregnancy complication can be stressful, scary and unexpected. Our staff are here to help you adapt to your new environment and provide...

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17
Aug

How to make the most of your time in hospital

Stuck in hospital and wondering how you’ll pass the time? We’ve compiled a list of activity ideas to help you bust bed rest boredom.

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17
Aug

35 boredom busters for mums in hospital

Due to popular demand, the Mater Mothers' first aid for babies course schedule is expanding to enable more parents to book in and gain the skills, knowledge and confidence...

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11
Aug

Mater Mothers’ first aid for babies course proves popular with new parents

A big thank you to everyone who submitted their breastfeeding questions as part of our Facebook live chat last week! We've compiled a selection of the Q&As from the day...

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08
Aug

Breastfeeding live chat—Q&A with Julie Germain

It’s World Breastfeeding Week! We’re celebrating with a live Facebook chat at 10.30 am AEST today (Monday 1 August)!

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01
Aug

Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week—chat live with our breastfeeding experts today at 10.30 am!

Next week is World Breastfeeding Week. We’re celebrating with a live Facebook chat from 10.30 am to 11.30 am AEST on Monday 1 August!

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28
Jul

Breastfeeding live chat next Monday 1 August

A team from Mater, in collaboration with a team from Vanderbilt Unviersity Hospital in the USA, are the first in Australia to have performed in-utero spinal surgery on a baby...

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24
Jul

Mater undertakes Australian first in-utero spinal surgery

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