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Why men don’t stray during pregnancy

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

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

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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Trying for a baby? Lose weight
November 5 2014 at 11:36

Dropping a dress size helps a woman become pregnant faster - even if she isn't overweight to start with.

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Falling pregnant ‘10 times harder at 43’
November 6 2014 at 11:57

It is ten times harder for a woman to become pregnant at 43 than at 37, doctors have warned.

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Mini ‘body incubator’ may halve cost of IVF
November 4 2014 at 11:05

Embryos nurtured in device inside vagina, then best embryos are transferred to womb as usual, writes Fiona McRae.

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The pregnancy craving has spoken
October 28 2014 at 11:50

US psychologists behind a study say their findings debunk previous theories that caffeine in chocolate sparks cravings.

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CMV harmless to you, dangerous to baby
October 27 2014 at 12:09

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is the most common reason children are born deaf or develop hearing problems.

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Fried food linked to diabetes in pregnancy
October 24 2014 at 11:48

Pregnant women who regularly enjoy chips, an omelette or fried chicken are at much higher risk of gestational diabetes.

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Healthy ingredient in red wine ‘harms unborn baby’
October 21 2014 at 11:50

Researchers say that an ingredient in wine that is normally viewed as healthy could harm their unborn child's pancreas.

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Who’s wearing their belly best?
October 20 2014 at 11:44

Buhle Mbonambi's choices for the sexiest, best-dressed and best pregnant body on the Hollywood scene.

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Want babies later? Put your ovaries on ice
October 17 2014 at 11:52

Healthy young women should be able to freeze their ovaries until they are ready for motherhood, say experts.

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Binge drinking risk to baby’s mental health
October 15 2014 at 11:54

One in four mothers reported binge drinking at least once during pregnancy.

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