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Keeping crime at bay… in the family way

Two Capetonians are filming a self-defence series targeted at pregnant women, writes Nontando Mposo.

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Mom-trepreneur Elana’s pregnancy by the book

If there’s anything to be excited about in the Afrika-Bredenkamp stable, yes, it’s the baby, say the power couple.

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Can scent of mom-to-be show sex of baby?

The secret of whether a woman is expecting a boy or a girl may lie in her scent, say scientists.

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And then there were three
February 11 2015 at 14:31

One adoption. One surrogate. One pregnancy. Ellen McCarthy meets a woman who thought she would not have children.

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UK Commons okays 3-parent babies
February 4 2015 at 08:29

Britain has moved toward allowing scientists to create humans from the DNA of three people.

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Partner pushes up labour pains
January 23 2015 at 13:56

Study shows women cope better in birthing without the presence of their loved one.

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Alive and kicking in the duchess’s womb
January 21 2015 at 13:46

Duchess of Cambridge’s tiny bump is as active as she is.

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‘Surprise’ births really can be
January 19 2015 at 16:05

lt’s true, a woman can carry to full term without knowing!

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Stress pill could make it easier to fall pregnant
January 16 2015 at 14:19

Researchers say hormone switches off productive system.

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Exercising in pregnancy is a lifesaver
January 7 2015 at 17:59

Study finds that mums to be who exercise regularly help babies beat blood pressure later.

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Why men don’t stray during pregnancy
December 17 2014 at 13:22

A dip in hormones could be nature's way of stopping men straying during their partner's pregnancy.

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Mother sacrifices self for unborn son
December 12 2014 at 17:37

A Chinese woman who died of cancer after refusing chemo to save her unborn son has sparked an intense online debate.

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Womb transplants give hope to thousands
December 8 2014 at 11:20

Two women become the first ever to have children using the very womb that brought them into the world a generation earlier.

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