Nearly half of all babies born with advanced fertility help are multiple births, new federal numbers show.
Pregnant women exposed to chemicals in plastics and packaging may face higher odds of giving birth prematurely.
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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Alison Campbell did. Here she - and her husband and daughters - reveal how they feel about it now.
Which father will not have felt sympathy for Prince William as he waited and waited and waited, writes Quentin Letts.
Prince William's wife, Kate, cast aside tradition when she picked the team that helped her deliver her baby.
In three clinical trials on women undergoing caesareans, the wounds healed better than the stitches and staples currently in use.
Women who say they had pain-free birth tell how they did it...
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