The Supreme Court rewarded a woman won £5.2 million after her son Sam was severely brain-damaged during natural childbirth.
Studies found little difference in conception rates between women who rested after sex or who got up immediately.
We now know what the size and shape of the pregnancy bump really reveals about mum and baby.
Women who look youthful into their 40s need to be warned they cannot ‘Botox their ovaries’.
Women with morning sickness are to be routinely prescribed drugs by GPs rather than being dismissed and left to suffer in silence.
"Three-parent babies" could soon be a reality in the UK, scientists have announced.
Child development experts in Canada tested 808 one-year-olds whose expectant mothers recorded their daily food intake.
Babies born to women with a common form of temporary diabetes, that occurs in pregnancy, gain weight early on in life, say scientists.
A UCT project recommends that moms-to-be should be tested for depression and anxiety, writes Nontando Mposo.
New research suggests that too much folic acid may raise the risk of autism - but other experts are sceptical.
A human embryo has been grown in a laboratory for twice the length of time than was previously possible.
The consequences of the Zika virus could be far worse than previously thought, scientists in the US and Brazil say.
Patrick Holford, international health and nutrition expert, will be hosting a pregnancy seminar in Cape Town.
A study shows that nearly 90 percent of pregnant smokers were still using cigarettes when their babies were born.
Health officials in the US say there is no longer any doubt that the Zika virus causes babies to be born with brain defects.