Hysterectomy is not a cure for Endometriosis

Hysterectomy is not a cure for Endometriosis yet so many women are led to believe that it is. Unfortunately media and many medical practitioners still believe this outdated theory (along with many other myths).

What’s The Hardest Thing About Being A Parent?

Even though you cherish the day you became a parent, some days it’s harder than others. You’re tired of the kicking and screaming, the bargaining and bleating. You wish you could take a break. On those days it helps to hear you’re not alone. Read on to find out what other mums believe the hardest thing about parenting is.

Creativity & Health: Can Writing Help your Chronic Pain?

This post originally appeared on http://www.survivestrivethrive.com Is creativity as important to your health as a balanced diet & regular exercise? Only a few short decades ago, most people would have scoffed at a link between creativity & health. Today, it is widely accepted that the arts & more importantly, being creative can improve your health. …

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What’s It Really Like Being A Mummy Blogger?

This post originally appeared on mydeal.com.au  There’s more to mummy blogging than meets the eye. It’s much more than reviewing the latest baby equipment or recommending a favourite pram. Mummy bloggers are just like other parents; they work hard and parent hard 24/7. So what’s it really like to be a mummy blogger? We spoke with 6 Aussie mummy …

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Self care

We are constantly preaching the importance of Self-Care here at Whoa Mumma so when MyDeal.com.au also asked our advice on the topic we jumped at the opportunity to contribute. They gathered some great pieces of advice on the topic from a variety of sources, to read this piece called '5 Ways Mums Can Practice Self-Care'

How to thrive not just survive

Everyone deserves the chance to thrive and not just survive and not just live in a state of ‘existence’ regardless of whether you suffer from a chronic illness or pain. You may not be able to affect your illness or condition, but there are lots of things you can do to improve the quality of your life and get the most out of it by employing some simple changes.