The First Thousand Days

by Dr Bronwyn Leigh Recent Australian research carried out by the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute has focused on what they are calling the first critical 1000 days. The first 1000 days covers three discrete developmental periods: Preconception Pregnancy Infancy During these times, creating ‘optimal conditions’ for baby is the best way to promote physical, emotional and […]

Big Pram Walk

by Dr Bronwyn Leigh The Big Pram Walk Sunday 20th November Elizabeth Quay, Perth The Big Pram Walk is about Mums supporting Mums and creating a community of care and support for parents struggling to cope with the challenges of early parenthood. The walk is timed to coincide with Perinatal Depression and Anxiety Awareness Week, and […]