Late fatherhood initiated Wanganui’s Ted Downs’s work

Article by Sue Seconi WANGANUI — “Surprised and unexpected, but absolutely delighted to receive this acknowledgement,” was the immediate response from Wanganui’s Ted Downs after he was awarded Life Membership of Voice for Life at the annual general meeting on April 26. For 30 years, Mr Downs has been an active member of the Voice 

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Meet your unborn baby in 3D

Company develops 3D printer to make fetus models which allow parents to see their child’s face A Japanese firm is using 3D technology to make fetus face models for $500 The company can also make other scanned body parts and organs Forget grainy black-and-white ultrasound pictures – a Japanese company is offering expectant parents models 

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Baby Enriches Teen Mum’s Life

Picture credits to PHIL REID/Fairfax NZ INSPIRED BY BABY: Shawnee Ormsby-Ryder, 18, found her daughter, Ree-anne Ryder, to be a trigger for education. [divider_line] Without her baby, teenage mum Shawnee Ormsby-Ryder would have gone off the rails. The Johnsonville mother of 1-year-old Ree-anne said she didn’t have much going for her when she fell pregnant 

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