Doctors at a British hospital plan to give injections of genes to mothers-to-be whose unborn children have stopped growing.
About six percent of children are born with foetal alcohol syndrome in Saldanha Bay, according to a three-year study.
A breakthrough in the understanding of the biology of sperm could lead to a unisex version of the Pill.
It may be time to dispense with the scented candles and rose petals, as a leading scientist predicts sex for procreation will soon be obsolete.
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Warwick University medics believe they have found the root cause of the devastating condition, paving the way for inexpensive treatments.
The evidence linking the Zika virus to devastating health effects on women and unborn babies is now stronger.
The jury is out as to whether children conceived via IVF are going to be healthy 80 years down the line, an evolutionary biologist has warned.
Smog from busy roads and toxins from industrial emissions were linked to premature births, stillbirth and miscarriage.
Men who carry their cellphone in a trouser pocket risk suffering from infertility thanks to a low sperm count, scientists warn.
Want to conceive a girl? These are the ways said to boost your chances.
Infertile men could have their own biological children using a new technique that creates sperm from skin cells.
Delaying fatherhood could result in serious developmental problems for children, new research suggests.
Women no longer have to go under the knife to be sterilised, thanks to a relatively new procedure at Tygerberg Hospital.