Month: April 2017

  • All Pain Is Not Suffering
    All Pain Is Not Suffering

    Labour pain is often demonized, but in truth, it is purposeful and does not inevitably lead to suffering if women are given empowerment and support. By Fran Safaie Working with expectant families in Bangkok as a birth doula, HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator and BAMBI volunteer, I hear a lot about pain and suffering. When discussing birth […]

  • Communicate Early with Baby Sign Language
    Communicate Early with Baby Sign Language

      Give your little one a head start in communicating with you with baby sign language. One mom shares her tips and experience signing with her baby. By Jinae Higashino / Photos by Azusa Uchida When the first friends within my social circle became parents, I was fascinated (and slightly terrified!) to observe this new […]

  • BAMBI News April 2017
    BAMBI News April 2017

    View PDF   Dear Members, In March BAMBI closed the year 2016 with the Annual General Meeting (AGM) and we elected a new Committee to run our activities for the next year. We were happy to see that many of the committee members stayed in their positions for another year, but we also had quite […]