As part of my commitment to delivering a holistic approach towards pregnancy care, I have provided the following resources for parents to be. Below, you will find information on a range of topics such as giving birth in Victoria, techniques for helping your new baby settle and information on breastfeeding and common postnatal conditions. If you cannot find information on a particular topic you are looking for please reach out to me or my staff in the rooms.
General Pregnancy Information
Having a baby is one of the most exciting and transformative events in a person’s life. To help you better prepare for this exciting adventure, we offer the following informational links. Dr Cole is also available to answer questions you may have during your consultation.
Breast Feeding & Settling
For new parents, adapting to life with children can be difficult. Better understand how you can ensure you and your baby can stay happy and healthy with the following links.
As an experienced obstetrician, Dr Cole is aware of the risk of postnatal depression to new parents. Postnatal depression affects roughly one in five new mothers with children aged 24 months or less, making it one of the most common conditions affecting new parents. Awareness of this condition is rising and help is available – please refer to the below links or speak to Dr Cole if you are concerned about postnatal depression.