The one that wasn't

2015-09-11 10:15

In a bid to break the silent taboo on miscarriage, this mother tells her story.

MSF opens Ebola clinic for pregnant women

2015-01-13 11:41

Medicins Sans Frontiers has opened a new care centre for pregnant women with Ebola, stating that they have zero survival from the virus.

When the babies creep up on you

2014-12-08 16:04

After surviving miscarriages and parting with her uterus, this writer is haunted by her memory of being able to conceive.

I lost my baby. Don’t tell me to just “let it go”

2014-05-20 14:50

After a miscarriage, the last thing a woman who desperately wants to become a mother needs to hear is that she should just "not think about it".

‘Dear son, it was an honour to hold you’

2014-03-10 11:27

One man’s love letter on the loss of his son will break your heart.

Doctor declares miscarriage without examination

2014-02-24 15:13

The Sowetan reports that a woman whose baby died during birth two weeks ago is seeking legal advice. She claims a doctor told her she miscarried without examining her.

BPA may increase miscarriage risk

2013-10-15 13:59

High levels of BPA, a chemical in many plastics and canned food linings, might raise women's risk of miscarriage or getting pregnant.

Celebrity couple suffers a miscarriage

2013-09-06 15:18

Jack Osbourne and wife Lisa Stelly were 'dreading' the announcement.

Pregnant Zara saddles up

2013-07-15 11:36

Equestrian medallist Zara Phillips continues riding despite pregnancy.

Bleeding in pregnancy

2013-05-15 14:58

Many women experience minor bleeding during pregnancy and many go on to have healthy pregnancies and babies. Here's what it could mean and when to get help. 


Zuckerberg on miscarriage: ‘it’s a lonely place’

2015-08-11 10:54

Facebook founder tells story of wife’s three miscarriages.

6 signs you’re having a miscarriage

2014-12-11 12:08

How to interpret your body's indicators that you may be losing your baby.

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.

Obese women have higher risk of losing their baby

2014-04-16 15:54

According to researchers severely obese women appear to have double or triple the risk of losing their babies through miscarriage, stillbirth or infant death.

Women with transplanted wombs trying for pregnancy

2014-03-04 12:50

Four women are trying to get pregnant in an experimental procedure to test if it's possible to transplant a uterus so a woman can give birth to her own biological child.

US mom to give birth to her own grandchild

2014-01-09 16:15

A 58-year-old US woman is set to give birth in a few weeks – to her first grandchild.

Woman gives birth with re-implanted ovary tissue

2013-10-01 10:33

A 30-year-old infertile woman gave birth after surgeons removed her ovaries and re-implanted tissue they treated in a lab.

Pregnancy alcohol and coffee bans ‘debunked’?

2013-08-12 10:01

Economist reviews the data behind pregnancy rules with surprising results.

Night shifts may increase miscarriage

2013-07-11 11:12

Shift work may raise a woman's risk of menstrual and fertility problems, and steady night shifts may increase miscarriage, a new study suggests.

‘I deserved to miscarry’

2013-04-23 13:33

Some women feel they are responsible for the end of their pregnancies.

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