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Partner pushes up labour pains

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

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

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‘Surprise’ births really can be

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

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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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New pregnancy tool for SA clinics
August 15 2014 at 11:22

An invention which speeds up diagnostics in third trimester pregnancies could soon be used at public healthcare facilities.

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New approach to maternal health
August 14 2014 at 12:14

A new approach towards maternal healthcare has been launched at the Mitchells Plain Community Healthcare Centre.

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Lies I was told about pregnancy
August 8 2014 at 13:48

Emily Kaye Lazzaro has found out that pregnancy is lovely - and also a waking nightmare.

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Women's fertility doesn't 'drop off a cliff' at 35
August 6 2014 at 12:02

Nick Raine-Fenning looks at the factors that influence fertility in older women.

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Test ‘can boost IVF success by half’
July 30 2014 at 12:15

Fertility experts have found a new way to identify embryos that will implant in the womb.

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