Mumanu In The Media

OHbaby! Magazine 2012
Pregnancy Sleep Tips
Sleep easy Pregnancy massage specialist Samantha Thurlby-Brooks gives you her top 10 tips for achieving maximum comfort as your tummy growMedias.
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issue-12coverOHbaby! Magazine 2011
The Role of the Kiwi Doula
Quiet and calm, behind the scenes offering invaluable support, doulas are gaining popularity in New Zealand as professional birthing partners. Samantha Thurlby-Brooks explains the role…
SCCZEN_AG_280509HOSDSBABIES3_220x147The Sunday Herald 12th February 2012
Natural born killjoys
The censorship of this picture of All Black Piri Weepu bottle-feeding his daughter Taylor has stirred up a storm. And first-time parents discover that it isn’t the only no-no. Kathryn Powley investigates the tyranny of childbirth…
ohbabylogoOHbaby! website
Labour Massage
Massage through labour can be a very effective way to avoid medical pain relief… or it can be precisely what drives you to the epidural! It’s not the fact that you’re being massaged in labour that reduces the experience of pain and discomfort, but the quality of massage you receive that counts and how you’ve prepared yourself for the big event. Read more >>
new-idea-articleNew Idea Magazine
March 4th, 2013
nzfitnessNew Zealand Fitness Magazine
April/May 2013, Issue 120
central-leaderCentral Leader Newspaper
April 3rd, 2013
goodhealthmagazineGood Health Magazine
May 2013