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Partner pushes up labour pains

Study shows women cope better in birthing without the presence of their loved one.

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Single-child families a rising trend in UK

Experts say this will continue into the next decade – with negative consequences for kids’ mental health.

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Womb surgery saves triplets

Thanks to the skill of surgeons who performed the operation, all three survived and were born tiny but healthy.

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Gum disease linked to preterm labour
August 8 2014 at 11:27

Up to 30 percent of preterm deliveries can be traced back to bacteria produced by pregnancy-related gingivitis, says a UWC study.

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Making pills from placenta
August 6 2014 at 17:53

There has been a dramatic rise in women choosing to ingest their placentas after giving birth. Placenta smoothies, anyone?

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