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More single women opting for IVF

A growing minority of women are setting out to create single-parent families from the start.

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Pre-eclampsia app could save lives

A mobile phone app promises to improve pre-eclampsia detection in challenging environments.

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St John’s wort ‘can block contraceptives’

The herbal remedy dilutes the effect of the pill and implants, which could lead to unplanned pregnancies, say doctors.

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Transplanted wombs receive embryos
March 4 2014 at 12:09

Four Swedish women with transplanted uteruses have received test-tube embryos in a cutting-edge bid to fall pregnant.

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Britain proposes ‘3-parent’ IVF babies
February 28 2014 at 11:51

Britain has proposed new regulations that would offer “three-parent” fertility treatments.

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‘One in four miscarriages could be prevented’
February 25 2014 at 11:54

Paying closer attention to avoidable risks in pregnancy could help reduce the toll, a study claims.

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Skin implant contraceptive ‘to free women’
February 20 2014 at 12:01

A small under-the-skin contraceptive device will be available to all women, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi says.

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Is 50 too old to have a baby?
February 11 2014 at 14:53

A quarter of people believe women should stop trying to bring babies into the world past the age of 40. [VIDEO]

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What causes male infertility?
February 7 2014 at 12:00

Can junk food affect sperm performance? asks Chloe Lambert

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Rare tragedy: dead wife, live baby
February 4 2014 at 14:18

A man who is waiting for the birth of his baby and the death of his wife has given a glimpse of his tragedy...

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Keeping track of SA’s pregnant moms
January 31 2014 at 11:42

The Department of Health is to launch a campaign to track pregnant women, aimed at preventing maternal mortality.

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How drinking can be worse than dagga
January 30 2014 at 12:03

Uk doctors want guidelines to be changed to tell pregnant women not to drink alcohol at all.

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Spotlight on pregnancy misconceptions
January 29 2014 at 12:02

Women are often in the dark when it comes to basic facts about sex and pregnancy, according to a study.

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