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C-sections may be linked to attention disorders

A small study suggests that C-section babies may experience attention deficit problems compared to those born naturally.

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About to have a baby? Invite your friends

Young moms are taking an average of eight people into the birthing room - and that doesn't include the midwife.

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How the British royals affect births

Research suggests that births, marriages and deaths in the Royal Family have a 'significant impact on everyday life' .

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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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