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R U OK?

13 September 2018|

Staying connected and having meaningful conversations is something we can all do. You don't need to be an expert - just a good friend and a great listener. So, if you notice someone who might be struggling - start a conversation.

Remembering the legacy of forced adoption

31 July 2018|

Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) has unveiled a plaque and honoured the people who campaigned to raise awareness of forced adoption practices that were once prevalent throughout Australia.

ABC live at RBWH

29 June 2018|

612 ABC Brisbane’s Kat Feeney visited Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital to talk to some of amazing staff and patients.

You Can fight cancer at new hub at RBWH

18 June 2018|

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk today announced the centre is set to open in early 2019 thanks to a $1.8 million donation from Sony Foundation and a $500,000 funding commitment from the Palaszczuk Government to support adolescents and young adults aged 15 to 25 undergoing cancer treatment.

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There’s something about Harry…. as well as winning the hearts of #RBWH midwives this super cute little man has brought tremendous happiness to parents Al and Dyllan – just look at those smiles! Congratulations!

20 September 2018

There’s something about Harry…. as well as winning the hearts of #RBWH midwives this super cute little man has brought tremendous happiness to parents Al and Dyllan – just look at those smiles! Congratulations! ... See MoreSee Less

Do you know someone who is impacted by dementia? The #RBWH team has been sharing what it means to become a Dementia Friend for Dementia Awareness Month. A little understanding and kindness can go a long way #dementia2018 Dementia Australia

14 September 2018

Do you know someone who is impacted by dementia? The #RBWH team has been sharing what it means to become a Dementia Friend for Dementia Awareness Month. A little understanding and kindness can go a long way #dementia2018 Dementia Australia ... See MoreSee Less

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What a good looking group!

A whole bunch of dementia friends 😁

Sally Hawkins, Emma Jackson oop there it is 😂

What a good looking bunch of enthusiastic people. Become a Dementia friend!

Looking good Keeleigh Robyn Alice Smart !

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Checking in for a chat and good company our #RBWH Women’s and Newborn’s team got together to connect and ask R U OK? - a simple question that can make a big difference in someone’s life. #mentalhealth

13 September 2018

Checking in for a chat and good company our #RBWH Women’s and Newborn’s team got together to connect and ask R U OK? - a simple question that can make a big difference in someone’s life. #mentalhealth ... See MoreSee Less

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Some of the best hearted people you’ll ever meet! ♥️

Thanks for the yummy sausages

Alice Smart there was a bbq!!

All the way from Aurukun, Aunty Phyllis and Aunty Sandra are looking forward to yarning with people attending the #RBWH Symposium on Thursday afternoon, sharing details about their community and obligations as female leaders. Great to have you with us! Check out the program at: https://tinyurl.com/y87wuqpb #closingthegap

11 September 2018

All the way from Aurukun, Aunty Phyllis and Aunty Sandra are looking forward to yarning with people attending the #RBWH Symposium on Thursday afternoon, sharing details about their community and obligations as female leaders. Great to have you with us! Check out the program at: tinyurl.com/y87wuqpb #closingthegap ... See MoreSee Less

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Such a pleasure to meet Phyllis and Sandy and so thankful that they were able to make the trip from their land to Herston. 🙏

Welcome ! 😊

Talk about double trouble! Glowing Gladstone mum Rebecca has her hands full with twins Wyatt and Knox 😍 Rebecca has been a generous donor to the milk bank during their stay at RBWH 💜

5 September 2018

Talk about double trouble! Glowing Gladstone mum Rebecca has her hands full with twins Wyatt and Knox 😍 Rebecca has been a generous donor to the milk bank during their stay at RBWH 💜 ... See MoreSee Less

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Aleeta Skiller. Our boys 😍

Go Mumma !!! 😍

Bec! Looking beautiful Mama! I thought I recognized that face! Congratulations to you and Aleeta, what a gorgeous family ❤

Beautiful

Kerry Douglas ❤️❤️❤️

Beautiful and generous

Super mum!!! ❤💗❤💗

Thank you from the Hobart mums who will benefit 🙂

😍 you are amazing Bec! Well done.

😍😍😍😍😍

Beautiful guys xxx

Wow!! Congrats Twin Mumma, I found it hard to have enough milk for my twins let alone donating it. Beautiful photo!! 😍

so darn proud of you beautiful mumma, so generous miss you girls like crazy cant wait for you 4 to be home

Awesome Bec.

Just beautiful xx

They are just adorable!!! Good job on creating such beautiful babies and amazing work pumping!!! Keep it up ❤️❤️❤️

You are amazing Beck!!! Congratulations!!!

Krystall Harvey the names 😱

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Calling all mums! 🙋‍ Our stocks are down to 100L, we need your help! Breast milk is vital for premature babies, can you donate? Contact milk_bank_rbwh@health.qld.gov.au

21 June 2018

Calling all mums! 🙋‍ Our stocks are down to 100L, we need your help! Breast milk is vital for premature babies, can you donate? Contact milk_bank_rbwh@health.qld.gov.au ... See MoreSee Less

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I would be really keen to help but you don't ha e a system in place in Far North Queensland 😔🤔

I have milk from when my son was around term... but its older than 3 months - do you ever need milk for research or anything?

I can help but I am in Canberra. Could donate about 25l.

Samantha Hobbs

Jessica Williams

Do you provide to all QLD hospitals?

Where can you go to donate?

Georgia-Rose Burney Caity Hemmings

Sarah - I thought this might interest you. 😚

Is there any way people in North Qld can donate?

Bree Craddock

Angela Wiseman

Katie Barnard

Tamika Maree Richards do you still have heaps 😂😂

Amie O'Sullivan

Nikt'a Hammantt

Katie Byrnes any spare 🙂 !

Ashleigh Ann

Tracy Cameron

Ide donate but I'm on medication:-(

Kylie

Lauren Browne know anyone who can help? X

The Mama Circle with Debbie Jay maybe you could share?

Zoe Leggett

Is there rules/conditions to be able to donate?

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And thats a wrap! The Kangaroo-A-Thon is over for another year 🐰 A huge shout out to our amazing mums, dads, bubs and staff here at RBWHs Grantley Stable Neonatal Unit for their efforts! (Also, how cute are these beanies? 😍)

31 May 2018

And that's a wrap! The Kangaroo-A-Thon is over for another year 🐰 A huge shout out to our amazing mums, dads, bubs and staff here at RBWH's Grantley Stable Neonatal Unit for their efforts! (Also, how cute are these beanies? 😍) ... See MoreSee Less

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Terry-Ann Tunks

Sarah Robinson-Hooke Michelle Deguara Simmons

Such beautiful photos ♡

Don't they all look so comfy on their mummas and daddys?! ❤️❤️❤️

Beautiful

Thx to all our super heroes..and mini super heroes!! Legendary stuff.... !!

😍 Oh my, all those tiny babies ❤️

Esther Freiberg check out these beanies.

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21 May 2018

We witnessed a beautiful reunion at #RBWH this weekend ❤️ The amazing doctors and nurses at our neonatal unit have been saving tiny lives for decades! 👶 ... See MoreSee Less

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Bec Doherty

Wish he was still working 😫

❤️ Dr C!!

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2 May 2018

Hop to it 😅 It's time for Kangaroo-A-Thon here at RBWH, and we want to see your skin-to-skin photos! If you're one of our wonderful Grantley Stable Neonatal Unit families, take a snap and hashtag it with #rbwhkanga between now and May 15 😍🐰 ... See MoreSee Less

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Beautiful Natasha, you looked after my Jett BabyButton. He's now a thriving 6 year old!!!

Photos can also be shared on the Miracle Babies website with the hashtag #kangarooathon #miraclebabies ❤️

Great but let’s continue that skin on skin a lot more

Awesome Tess🤗😘

Looking adorable Lisa. All the best. You have our love and best wishes

Beautiful video Natasha. takes me back to the time I first held my daughter Anika, who is a 15 months corrected n very active toddler now. ☺️ @natasha: I still remember the first time I picked her up...u helped me n then later u took her pics and turned her into a model 😁

❤️ my daughter was a patient 14 years ago, born with gastroschisis. Those cuddles are so healing for not only babies but parents . I don’t think I have any photos 😞

Cassie Andrews

Sam Laing - Laingy... our Flem is famous!!

Trully amazing i remember participating in this last year with my daughter amelia 😍 beautiful video natasha not sure if you remember amelia but we remember you. X

Wonderful video Natasha. We were there last year participating in the kanga-thon by the hand hugs as Lochie wasn’t strong enough for his first cuddle until the 18th of May.

I love this!!!! 💖 Love seeing that wonderful man’s name - Grantley Stable 💙

Natasha!! You were wonderful looking after our Charlie from Bali!

My beautiful, intelligent, confident friend doing her thing....... so proud of you. Well done 🤗😘👍🏻👏🏼💕

Natalie Davis another Adeline! Looks like she was in hurry to come into the world as well!

Well done Tess, inspiration to all. God has Blessed you with a gift of love.....And patients to our little angles

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