It is thought that the drug may be diluted in bigger women or broken down more quickly by their bodies.
Hundreds of babies could be saved each year from deadly pre-eclampsia by a new 15-minute blood test.
Babies played music while still in the womb remembered the tune months later when part of the big, wide world.
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An easier-to-use female condom is in the final stages of development and will be available in South Africa soon.
Many SA mothers-to-be remain unaware of the danger of drinking alcohol while pregnant, a social worker says.
A simple, non-invasive blood test will revolutionise the way Down syndrome is tested for in pregnant women.
Newer techniques for infertility treatment and more awareness have given couples hope, writes Esther Lewis.
Women who take antioxidants to help them conceive could be receiving no benefits from the supplements, research has shown.
Economist Emily Oster decided to crunch data on pregnancy. Now, she’s written a book...
There are more questions than answers about why the Pill usually works but sometimes doesn't, writes Amanda Mascarelli.
Couples who have certain types of fertility treatment have a slightly higher chance of having a child with autism.
The natural length of a pregnancy varies between women by as much as five weeks, scientists have found.
Playing music to an egg in a dish in an IVF lab increased the chances of it being fertilised by five percent, a study found.
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