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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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Coffee could affect unborn baby - study
September 9 2014 at 14:01

Pregnant women who drink only two cups of coffee a day could put their babies at risk of leukaemia, according to a study.

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Kate’s morning sickness worse this time?
September 9 2014 at 11:41

The Duchess of Cambridge is suffering from the same form of extreme morning sickness that affected her first pregnancy.

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Flu jabs help HIV moms and their babies
September 4 2014 at 12:13

Local researchers have proved that the flu vaccine can protect HIV-infected women and their unborn babies against the illness.

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Sound of a clock can make women broody
September 4 2014 at 12:11

A study found that being able to hear the tick-tock of a clock makes women quicken their desire to marry and have children.

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Antibacterial products bad for unborn babies?
September 3 2014 at 11:49

Expectant mothers have been warned that germ-killers in soaps could stunt the growth of their unborn child.

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Nicotine patches ‘safe in pregnancy’
September 1 2014 at 11:49

Pregnant women who are trying to quit smoking can safely use nicotine replacement therapy patches, a study says.

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New MomConnect app for pregnant women
August 25 2014 at 11:45

Expectant women can now download a cellphone app to keep tabs on their progress through pregnancy.

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How pregnancy stress affects baby
August 21 2014 at 11:34

Mothers-to-be can pass stress on to their babies - affecting pregnancies for generations to come, say researchers.

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The hidden risks of IVF
August 18 2014 at 11:19

Are some IVF clinics capitalising on women’s desire for a baby, without paying due care to their health, asks Angela Epstein.

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The plus sides of morning sickness
August 18 2014 at 11:18

If you're pregnant and suffering from morning sickness, look on the bright side - it may mean your baby will be healthier and more intelligent.

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