New research shows kangaroos may form long-term friendships.
Caring responsibilities and parenthood are common reasons for women in music taking a break. These responsibilities then create barriers to re-establishing careers and career progression.
Negative emotions, especially regret, are seldom expressed when talking about motherhood.
Shared parental leave requires mothers to give up some of their maternity leave.
As participation levels rise, TV viewing figures increase and sponsorship income improves year on year, what’s left to achieve for women in football?
Being a mom can be heartbreaking, empowering, scary, fulfilling and everything in between.
Not enough data is being collected about the impact taking prescription medication has on breastfeeding.
Child development is always more complex than whether a baby is breastfed or not, as multiple factors affect our health.
Three debut Australian novels explore diverse territory: the recognisable real world of parental estrangement, and a dystopian near-future where it never stops raining.
Trans motherhood showcases the unique joys of being transgender, be it through developing a deeper connection with one’s own child or caring for others in one’s community.
The lines between family life and Buddhist monasticism are not so ‘either/or’ as they might seem.
Team sport provides postpartum mothers with opportunities to build community, enhance health and well-being, and counter the often unrealistic and self-sacrificing expectations of motherhood.
Mother figures from faith traditions around the world reflect many different ways of thinking about the divine.
Recent generations of Jewish women have looked to reinvent rituals marking the most meaningful moments in their lives, especially childbirth and motherhood.
Greek epic poetry often uses mothers and wives to humanize its heroes, reminding listeners of the meaning of sacrifice.
A philosopher offers advice on how mothers could stop being pitted against each other.
Renowned YA author Vikki Wakefield delves into the complex pressures of motherhood with her first adult novel – a psychological thriller.
Physical activity and new motherhood can be hard to navigate, but physiological feedback and self-compassion can help inform decisions about when and how to exercise.
Many of the preventable pregnancy-related deaths documented by the CDC are directly attributable to failures and barriers in the maternal care system.
What are the risks and benefits of having labour induced?