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Drinking in pregnancy: abstinence is best

Researchers claim the only safe level of drinking in pregnancy - and when planning a baby - is none at all.

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C-section babies more likely to be obese

Babies born by caesarean section are more likely to struggle with their weight as adults, experts warn.

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Million babies die a year - charity

A million newborn babies a year die within 24 hours, charity Save the Children says.

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African women at risk of fatal condition
May 1 2011 at 16:07

A professor has found that African women seem to be most at risk of developing a fatal heart condition during or after pregnancy.

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US docs report an epidemic - of twins
December 3 2013 at 12:28

Nearly half of all babies born with advanced fertility help are multiple births, new federal numbers show.

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Chemical exposure linked to preterm births
November 19 2013 at 12:14

Pregnant women exposed to chemicals in plastics and packaging may face higher odds of giving birth prematurely.

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‘My son was born too soon’
November 18 2013 at 12:18

Kashiefa Ajam tells her story of having an emergency Caesarean section at 33 weeks, giving birth to a 1.4kg baby.

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Shining a light on pre-term births
November 15 2013 at 12:14

A fund-raising campaign is hoping to raise R26-million to expand Groote Schuur’s neonatal unit.

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