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What Causes Spotting?

Spotting between periods is common so don’t panic. Spotting refers to the drops of light pink/brown blood you find on your underwear before, during, or after your menstrual cycle. It’s not as heavy your normal period and can occur at…

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What Causes Painful Periods?

Some discomfort and pain is perfectly normal during menstruation, but excessive pain that affects your daily activities could be an indication that something is not right. Painful menstruation, also known as dysmenorrhoea, can be divided into two different types: primary…

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Are You More Fertile After A Miscarriage?

A miscarriage describes the loss of a pregnancy within the first 20 weeks of gestation. It is the natural death of an embryo or fetus before it is able to survive independently. Miscarriages can be incredibly traumatic experiences both physically and…

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Comprehensive obstetric care from planning to birth

Your pregnancy should be an exciting time, but it's completely normal to feel a little anxious at some stage during the experience. The best bet? Choose an obstetrician who is available 24/7 and relax in the knowledge that any of…

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How IVF treatments are helping couples to bring their dreams of a family to life

Dr Neil Wallman has a hands-on approach to IVF To Gold Coast obstetrician Dr Neil Wallman In Vitro Fertilisation or IVF treatments and obstetrics are not just a matter of professional necessity, but a labour of love. Couples who have…

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A Holistic Pregnancy Approach

A Woman’s Wellness brings together women at all stages of life to connect and learn about holistic lifestyle benefits. Focusing on fertility, pregnancy and menopause, A Woman's Wellness provides yoga, pilates, meditation, acupuncture, naturopathy, nutrition, chiropractic and holistic health techniques…

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Dr Neil Wallman: Your Trusted Gold Coast OBGYN

From the moment you start trying to conceive, your life changes. Whether you conceive naturally or need IVF assistance, you can trust Dr Wallman to be the obstetrician by your side throughout your whole pregnancy journey. Who is Dr Neil…

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Proven benefits of acupuncture during pregnancy

Dr Neil Wallman is pleased to be partnering with The Cycle of Life acupuncture specialists to assist patients in their pregnancy. The following information has been provided by Samantha Harris from The Cycle of Life.  Pregnancy is an exciting time…

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Probiotics during pregnancy

Probiotics during pregnancy | Dr Neil Wallman

You may have heard that probiotics – friendly bacteria – are really good for your health. But what actually are probiotics and are they safe to take while you’re pregnant? What are probiotics? Probiotics are living microorganisms which support and…

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How to choose the best obstetrician for your delivery

How to choose the best obstetrician for your delivery | Dr Neil Wallman

Dr Wallman will be with you all through your pregnancy journey and birth One of the first things you’ll need to do when you realise you are pregnant is to find the right obstetrician for you. Choosing an obstetrician can…

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Four Things to Know About Male Infertility

Four Things to Know About Male Infertility | Dr Neil Wallman | Gold Coast QLD

Are you trying to fall pregnant? Fertility takes two to tango; you need to consider the possibility that if you are having problems conceiving, male infertility may be a factor. For the majority of couples, making a baby is a…

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Breastfeeding in the early weeks: breastfeeding problems and tips

We all know how important it is to breastfeed your baby! But the truth is that sometimes it can be difficult getting started and sometimes it can be equally difficult maintaining breastfeeding through the different ages and stages. By Adrienne…

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The ‘natural caesarean’ – a new childbirth experience

In a new age of childbirth, mothers-to-be are requesting a more natural approach to their birth plan.  The progression in traditional caesarean-section has seen mothers deliver their own babies with doctor’s assistance. Numerous medical studies have promoted the benefits of the…

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Symptoms of cervical cancer

During the early stages of cervical cancer, there are generally no symptoms at all. Should symptoms appear, they may include: Lower back pain Excessive tiredness Leg pain or swelling of the legs Unusual vaginal discharge Pain during intercourse Abnormal vaginal…

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Early signs of pregnancy

You might ask yourself, how will I notice and when will I start noticing signs of pregnancy? Well, it’s possible to get the feeling that you’re pregnant shortly after you’ve conceived. You may experience signs of pregnancy as early as…

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What is IVF?

What is in vitro fertilisation (IVF)? In vitro fertilisation or IVF is the process of placing a woman’s eggs and a man’s sperm together in a petri dish for fertilisation. Once the eggs are fertilised, the embryos are placed in…

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What to expect from your first visit to an Obstetrician

What is an Obstetrician? An obstetrician is a doctor who specialises in pregnancy, childbirth and a woman’s reproductive system. Obstetricians are able to take care of you throughout your pregnancy and provide follow up care in the years following child…

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Calmbirthing/HypnoBirthing

This is a technique for management of pain in labour and to allow you to take control of your labour. The technique allows you to be free of the Fear-Tension-Pain Syndrome. It teaches you the art of using your own…

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Endometriosis – Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Endometriosis is a condition where tissue similar to the endometrium (which lines the uterus) grows outside the uterus. Sites that can be affected most often in the pelvis or lower abdomen e.g on ovaries Fallopian tubes/on outside of uterus behind uterus…

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Infertility and Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

There are many causes of infertility and reduced fertility.  One of the causes is Polycystic Ovary Syndrome which affects 10% of women. PCOS is related to a hormone imbalance, resulting in: An irregular menstrual cycle. Multiple Cystic Ovaries Difficulty becoming pregnant…

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Water Birth Gold Coast

Dr Neil Wallman encourages pregnant mothers to consider the option of water birthing, if this option is safe for the individual pregnant woman. At the John Flynn Private Hospital, Gold Coast Qld., each birth suite has a birthing bath.  Staff…

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