ARTICLES RELATING TO BIRTH

When will you lose the baby weight?

2014-07-24 16:00

A woman’s weight is no-one’s business – not even her partner’s – says Masanda Peter.

WATCH: Siblings at a home birth

2014-07-23 07:55

A beautiful video that shows just how special a home birth can be.

Christina Aguillera's alarming birth cake

2014-07-22 08:39

Christina Aguilera fan Tweets alarming birth-themed cake.

Wonderful doctor sings to every baby he delivers

2014-07-17 08:52

This amazing doctor has delivered thousands of babies and he sings to every one of them.

Wonderful doctor sings to every baby he delivers

2014-07-16 13:32

This amazing doctor has delivered thousands of babies and he sings to every one of them.

Born on the hospital pavement

2014-07-14 14:46

Dad's incredible footage of wife's labour and birth in nerve-wracking hospital dash.

When will you lose the baby weight?

2014-07-11 11:45

A woman’s weight is no-one’s business – not even her partner’s – says Masanda Peter.

Amazing GoPro pavement birth footage!

2014-07-10 10:32

Dad's incredible footage of wife's labour and birth in nerve-wracking hospital dash.

Vaginal triplet birth [Graphic video]

2014-07-04 12:38

WARNING: Graphic video footage! Watch this brave mother give birth to triplets without the aid of drugs.

3 amazing breech birth videos

2014-06-27 11:28

These breech birth videos may help to bring moms-to-be peace of mind.

The new dad switch

2014-06-26 19:00

Becoming a father can introduce a whole new angle to a man's character

How animals give birth

2014-06-20 10:00

WARNING: Graphic images. Not intended for sensitive viewers.

'My daughter was at her brother’s birth'

2014-06-10 09:00

I’m glad my daughter was there to welcome her brother at my home birth, says Sally-Jane Cameron.

‘River birth’ video sparks outdoor birth reality series [GRAPHIC]

2014-06-06 13:01

Controversial ‘Born in the Wild’ series set to track women giving birth outdoors.

Choosing a paediatrician

2014-06-05 15:44

Don't wait until your baby is born before you choose a paediatrician. Your baby will have to be examined right away. How can you make the best decision?

Eat while you push!

2014-05-31 13:00

There's no reason you shouldn't be able to eat and be in labour at the same time.

Kegel for a healthy pregnancy

2014-05-28 14:33

Have you done your kegels today? These exercises make for a healthy pregnancy; they'll also cut your risk for incontinence.

Battling with baby blues?

2014-05-28 11:02

Giving birth should be a time of great joy. But what happens when a birth has the reverse effect on a mom?

Graphic birth video

2014-05-23 09:41

WARNING: Extremely graphic natural birth video.

Natural birth sounds video [GRAPHIC]

2014-05-22 11:27

Watch this amazing natural unmedicated birth video with original sounds.

Exposing postnatal depression

2014-05-20 13:38

Acknowledging the crippling consequences of postnatal depression.

Cape Town- Midwifery and Birth Conference

2014-05-09 11:04

For the purpose of promoting and supporting safe pregnancies and birth.

 

Should dad be in the delivery room?

2014-07-23 21:00

How important is it that dads-to-be to attend the births of their babies?

WATCH: Siblings at a home birth

2014-07-22 14:29

A beautiful video that shows just how special a home birth can be. [WARNING: Graphic content]

Xtina’s ‘WHOA THERE!’ baby shower cake

2014-07-21 15:35

Christina Aguilera fan Tweets alarming birth-themed cake.

Doctor sings to every baby he delivers

2014-07-16 14:04

This amazing doctor has delivered thousands of babies and he sings to every one of them.

Dad captures son’s pavement birth on GoPro

2014-07-11 12:53

Dad's incredible footage of wife's labour.

Pavement birth caught on GoPro

2014-07-11 07:59

Dad's footage of wife's labour and birth in nerve-wracking hospital dash.

Dad captures son’s pavement birth on GoPro

2014-07-10 10:31

Dad's incredible footage of wife's labour and birth in nerve-wracking hospital dash.

Weird things people say when you're pregnant

2014-07-04 10:37

Having a baby brings out all kinds of unsolicited advice!

C-section may raise odds for stillbirth

2014-07-02 11:49

The risk for complications tied to a Caesarean delivery is very low, according to researchers.

UN maternal health programmes may be useless

2014-06-30 12:15

Two large analyses of maternal health programmes in developing countries report that the efforts appeared almost useless.

3 amazing breech birth videos

2014-06-27 11:28

These breech birth videos may help to bring moms-to-be peace of mind.

See a baby born

2014-06-26 14:20

Parent24’s birth videos and galleries capture those dramatic first moments.

The new dad switch

2014-06-16 12:33

Becoming a father can introduce a whole new angle to a man's character

Outdoor birth reality series [GRAPHIC]

2014-06-09 09:10

Controversial series set to track women giving birth outdoors.

‘River birth’ video sparks outdoor birth reality series [GRAPHIC]

2014-06-06 13:00

Controversial ‘Born in the Wild’ series set to track women giving birth outdoors.

The twins are okay

2014-06-02 15:00

Very premature twins fare just as well as single babies born early, and they may even face a lower risk of certain complications.

Tall tales about pregnancy

2014-05-28 16:21

Old wives' tales, some of them quite grim, abound when you become pregnant. We recount some old favourites that you should not take too seriously.

Questions about infant feeding and pregnancy?

2014-05-28 12:27

We get a registered dietitian to answer some important questions about nutrition during pregnancy.

Exposing postnatal depression

2014-05-23 14:13

Acknowledge the crippling consequences of postnatal depression.

What birth sounds like! [GRAPHIC]

2014-05-22 11:34

Watch this amazing natural unmedicated birth video with original sounds.

11 food tips for fertility

2014-05-21 12:19

Everyday life can eat away at your fertility. Make sure your diet gives you the best chance to conceive.

Do dads have a say in birth options?

2014-05-17 09:00

How much can dads dictate where and how their babies are born?

Placenta smoothie!

2014-05-06 15:02

Which would you eat, afterbirth curry or placenta pizza?

 
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