July 2020

Mater Mothers, CSIRO and Redland Hospital have teamed up to fast-track an app aimed at making life a little easier for the one in 10 pregnancies diagnosed with gestational...

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Gestational diabetes app supporting flexible care for parents-to-be

Samantha (Sam) Hacon is a bona fide country girl who is used to the rough and tough country life, living in Alice Springs and working as a nurse, but nothing could be more...

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Alice Springs family leave hospital after twin boys born 10 weeks premature at the height of COVID-19

When a woman is pregnant her cardiac output increases by between 30 to 45 per cent as she doubles her blood volume, this means women who have pre-existing, or underlying heart...

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How to manage cardiac conditions in pregnancy

Meet Divya, a registrar doctor in obstetrics and gynaecology at Mater Mothers’ Hospital, currently completing her fourth year in training and shared with us how her love...

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No two days the same for Mater's obstetrics and gynaecology doctors

Director of Neonatology, Dr Pita Birch, said that the sessions are a great opportunity for parents to meet others in the same situation and share experiences from being on the...

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Empowering our Neonatal Critical Care Unit families with parent education sessions

“It was a great experience, and being home it feels like we’ve had just come back from a holiday not a hospital!”

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A mini holiday for the Ryan Family

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