Birthing the placenta

2015-11-11 14:22

Birthing the placenta is called the third stage of labour and begins after birth.

Eating own placenta has no benefits for women

2015-06-05 15:05

Studies have shown no data to support the claim that eating one's placenta has any health benefits, as touted by stars like Kourtney Kardashian.

Maternal antibodies linked to autism

2013-07-10 14:26

Researchers studying autism reported that they had found a group of maternal antibodies that target proteins in the foetus' developing brain.

What is placenta praevia?

2012-08-13 10:05

Knowledge is power, and here's what you need to know about placenta praevia.


"I gave birth in our car"

2015-10-05 10:58

When Camille's water broke, she thought she had plenty time to get to the hospital. An hour later her baby made a bold arrival - in their car.

Bubbles or butterflies?

2014-07-15 08:42

Bubbles, butterflies, flutters and gas. These are all words used to describe what a baby's first movements feel like to a mother. This is a long anticipated event in every pregnancy. 

Labour explained

2012-09-18 12:26

Labour is a warning to a mother to get to a place of safety- for her and baby.

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