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When you aren't prepared for a C-section

Botho Molosankwe looks into the postpartum depression which sometimes follows an emergency Caesarean.

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Inducing small babies could prevent stillbirth

Inducing the delivery of small babies before they reach full-term could reduce the number of stillbirths, experts say.

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Childhood transplant, then birth

A woman has become the first in the world to give birth after her fertility was restored by transplanting ovarian tissue.

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Inducing small babies could prevent stillbirth
July 8 2015 at 12:08

Inducing the delivery of small babies before they reach full-term could reduce the number of stillbirths, experts say.

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When you aren't prepared for a C-section
July 8 2015 at 12:08

Botho Molosankwe looks into the postpartum depression which sometimes follows an emergency Caesarean.

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Childhood transplant, then birth
June 10 2015 at 08:40

A woman has become the first in the world to give birth after her fertility was restored by transplanting ovarian tissue.

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Are we losing the ability to give birth?
June 4 2015 at 11:46

Women are losing their power to give birth naturally, according to a controversial medical expert.

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One in 10 dads depressed after baby's birth
June 1 2015 at 11:56

Money worries and a lack of quality time with their child hit first-time fathers hard, a study suggests.

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22-week-old babies 'stand chance of survival'
May 27 2015 at 12:06

Premature babies born at just 22 weeks are more likely to survive than doctors had thought, a study suggests.

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The midwives who delivered a princess
May 4 2015 at 13:26

Two unsung heroines of the royal birth were unflappable midwives Arona Ahmed and her boss Professor Jacqui Dunkley-Bent.

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Caesarean births can be dangerous - report
April 14 2015 at 12:24

A new investigation into Caesarean-section deaths shows that this method is dogged by problems.

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Equality rules as sperm meets egg
March 31 2015 at 13:34

Scientific articles have said boys are in the majority at conception. But that might not be the case...

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‘Why I would opt for natural birth’
March 16 2015 at 14:11

Misinformation has led to more moms turning away from natural birth, experts say.

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