The female body was designed to give birth and is equipped with the hormones to do so, writes Lynne Bluff.
A life-threatening illness robbed Tina Tappenden of her memory for most of her pregnancy.
When her first child was born, Chemmy Alcott wanted to be sure he would be ready for anything life throws at him.
There are few medical interventions known to shorten the length of labour in women giving birth, until now...
Women who conceive twins or triplets using IVF have nearly three times the risk of suffering dangerous bleeding after childbirth, a study has found.
Moaza Al Matrooshi has become the first in the world to give birth after having an ovary removed as a child, frozen and then re-implanted.
Following the birth of a baby, many hospitals invite the father to bring scissors and cut the umbilical cord, which is either ...
If your teenage son or daughter is blighted by acne, they can take heart.
Children delivered by caesarean section are more likely to become obese, research suggests.
Experts: Too much alcohol interrupts female cycle and damages egg.
The Origin Family-Centred Hospital in Cape Town is no ordinary hospital, and brings new meaning to birthing mothers and their families.
Danish researchers are calling for tighter curbs on exhausts and industrial waste emissions to reduce the risk to unborn babies.
Watch the moment Sarah Cooke gave birth to her son Leo by 'natural caesarean'. [VIDEO]
Biagio Russu was conceived thanks to genetic screening that allowed doctors to select a healthy, early-stage embryo.
The idea of being rewarded for giving birth is one that sits uncomfortably with some women, who consider it tacky, old- fashioned and patronising.
A premature birth would have been stressful enough on the Millers, but there was another serious complication to consider.