The best birthday gift

2015-09-17 13:24

This dad thinks he's getting an Apple Watch but the real present is so much better!

10 suggestions for writing your birth plan

2015-08-26 13:08

A few tips to keep in mind when drafting your birth plan.

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

2015-08-11 10:54

Facebook founder tells story of wife’s three miscarriages.

8 lies all new parents believe

2015-07-28 15:08

Attention all first-time parents: Life doesn't always go according to plan.

Unisex names for kids

2015-07-15 13:13

How to avoid forcing your baby to adopt a gender-dominant name.

Drinking alcohol during pregnancy common in England, Ireland and Australasia

2015-07-07 07:21

As many as four out of every five women in England, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand are drinking alcohol whilst pregnant.

Men and women react to crazy pregnancy facts

2015-06-22 14:12

"It just looks generally awful and uncomfortable."

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.

Diet tips for pregnant moms – Part III

2015-06-01 12:41

DietDoc explains why it is important that pregnant mothers get enough iron, zinc, folic acid and vitamin D – for their own health and the health of their babies.

Live births

2015-05-26 14:55

Different birth methods and styles caught on video. [WARNING: GRAPHIC]


This mom-to-be has some seriously awesome pregnancy style

2015-09-11 11:18

Whether you're comforting a growing baby bump or simply feeling bloated, fashion blogger, Natassja Petersen shows us how to elegantly pull of an unzipped pair of jeans.

6 normal but unexpected side effects of having a bump

2015-08-26 12:22

You were prepared for a growing tummy and morning sickness, but have some odd pregnancy side effects taken you by surprise? We tell you why they are ordinary...

Incorrect weight in first pregnancy may have repercussions

2015-08-03 16:05

If you don't get your weight right during your first pregnancy, you might have complications the next time round, a study suggests.

Find a balance with prenatal yoga

2015-07-27 08:16

The benefits of physical fitness for birth and post-birth recovery.

Pregnancy described using Britney Spears parodies

2015-07-10 14:04

This couple loves Britney Spears so much that they decided to announce their pregnancy using her songs.

Mom's diabetes control in pregnancy may affect kids' brains

2015-06-29 10:15

The children of mothers with type 1 diabetes tend to perform better in school if their mother's blood glucose levels were well controlled during pregnancy.

Parenting: the constant unknown

2015-06-19 11:15

A young couple considers the scary and wonderful consequences of deciding to be parents for the first time.

Newborns with mothers on SSRIs at slighter higher risk of rare disorder

2015-06-03 09:57

Babies born to mothers who took SSRI antidepressants during pregnancy are at a slightly higher risk of a rare circulatory disorder although the risk is still relatively low.

Drinking five espressos a day is okay

2015-05-28 11:32

According to the European Food Safety Authority, the amount of caffeine in five espressos per day poses no health risk for the average person.

Diet tips for pregnant moms – Part II

2015-05-26 11:32

DietDoc takes a look at some of the indicators of healthy nutrition during pregnancy and best practices that lead to greater success in achieving a healthy pre-pregnancy weight.

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