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22-week-old babies 'stand chance of survival'

Premature babies born at just 22 weeks are more likely to survive than doctors had thought, a study suggests.

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The midwives who delivered a princess

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

A new investigation into Caesarean-section deaths shows that this method is dogged by problems.

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Stop freaking out about having babies in your 30s
December 23 2014 at 11:39

Lets stop treating childbearing as an impediment to economic productivity, writes Jenna Healey.

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Pregnant women urged to give hospital a miss
December 19 2014 at 10:46

Experts have reversed the advice they have been giving for years that hospital is the best place for women to give birth.

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