ARTICLES RELATING TO PREGNANCY

Are you prepared for your first baby?

31 minutes ago

Be sure that you're ready for every one of your baby's financial needs.

Best and worst foods for pregnant moms

2014-09-16 15:03

Give your baby the best start in life by watching what you eat while pregnant.

Antidepressants 'linked to autism'

2014-09-11 10:18

Janine Dunlop is extremely uneasy about a study linking antidepressants in pregnancy to autism.

Aspirin may reduce pre-eclampsia risk

2014-09-09 12:12

A daily, low-dose aspirin regimen cuts the odds of the pregnancy complication, pre-eclampsia, by 24 percent.

Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Day at 9:09 on 9/9

2014-09-09 09:13

World Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Day is held each year at nine minutes past nine on the ninth day of the ninth month and apparently SA has the most FAS babies.

Kate's struggle with extreme morning sickness

2014-09-08 14:20

The Duchess of Cambridge is pregnant with her second child and again suffering from Hyperemesis Gravidarum.

Kate's struggle with extreme morning sickness

2014-09-08 13:33

The Duchess of Cambridge is pregnant with her second child and again suffering from Hyperemesis Gravidarum, an extreme form of morning sickness that plagued her pregnancy with Prince George.

Perceptions and role models

2014-09-07 21:00

Shannon explores the surprising results having a baby had on her self-image.

Boy’s reaction to pregnancy is priceless

2014-09-04 13:57

Cute, clever kid finds all the reasons why his mom’s pregnancy is just WRONG!

The things we miss most about pregnancy

2014-09-04 13:21

Pregnancy isn’t all heartburn and stress, admit these Parent24 moms.

Antidepros during pregnancy raise ADHD risk in kids

2014-08-29 09:25

The use of antidepressants by women during pregnancy may heighten the risk of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in their children.

9 months of pregnancy in 6 seconds

2014-08-28 14:20

Watch this incredible viral short video.

How to test for a pregnancy

2014-08-28 14:10

From home kits to blood tests; how can you tell if you're pregnant?

Woman sues after child is born with Down syndrome

2014-08-28 09:07

The Constitutional Court will hear an application on Thursday for leave to appeal a Western Cape High Court ruling against a damages claim by the mother of a Down syndrome child.

Motherhood and pre- and post-natal depression

2014-08-26 15:26

Post-natal depression is one of many obstacles that tend to stand in the way of the joy of motherhood. You are not alone. Here is how I was affected.

Win a Bio-Oil pregnancy hamper!

2014-08-26 10:40

Send us a snap of your baby bump and you could win a Bio-Oil hamper worth R750.

9 months of pregnancy in 6 seconds

2014-08-24 20:19

Watch this incredible viral short video which took over 9 months to make.

How to test for a pregnancy

2014-08-22 08:47

From home kits to blood tests; how can you tell if you're pregnant?

How to avoid a surprise pregnancy

2014-08-21 10:24

From faint lines on home kits to blood tests; how can you tell if you're pregnant?

How to stay fit and healthy while pregnant

2014-08-20 13:29

Staying active can be hard when you're pregnant but it's not impossible!

10 crazy pregnancy facts

2014-08-11 08:42

Weird and wonderful facts about being pregnant.

10 crazy pregnancy facts

2014-08-08 11:25

Weird and wonderful facts about being pregnant.

An open letter to maternity clothes buyers

2014-08-07 16:07

Sick and tired of ugly and ill-fitting maternity clothing? So is this mom.

Heavy drinking in pregnancy harms child's brain

2014-08-06 12:19

If a woman drinks excessively during pregnancy, it may affect her child's brain development over a long period of time.

 

Are you prepared for your first baby?

2014-09-17 15:21

Be sure that you're ready for every one of your baby's financial needs.

Is tight underwear making you infertile?

2014-09-12 10:00

Lifestyle choices could be negatively affecting your fertility.

Failed infertility treatment can affect mental health

2014-09-11 13:24

Continuing to long for a baby, years after fertility treatments have failed, may have an impact on women's mental health.

Antidepressants in pregnancy 'linked to autism'

2014-09-11 10:17

Autism-antidepressant link found in study makes Janine Dunlop extremely uneasy.

Is Kate’s pregnancy at risk again?

2014-09-09 10:33

Find out more about serious vomiting during pregnancy and how to treat it.

Foetal Alcohol Syndrome highest in SA

2014-09-09 09:02

World Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Day is held each year at nine minutes past nine on the ninth day of the ninth month (09:09am on the 09th day of the 09 month) and apparently SA has the most FAS babies.

Kate's pregnant and sick

2014-09-08 13:52

The Duchess of Cambridge is pregnant with her second child and again suffering from Hyperemesis Gravidarum, an extreme form of morning sickness that plagued her pregnancy with Prince George.

The things we miss most about pregnancy

2014-09-08 08:11

Pregnancy isn’t all heartburn and stress.

Breastfeeding helps heavy moms drop weight

2014-09-05 12:17

Obese women that follow breastfeeding recommendations after pregnancy are less likely to retain their pregnancy weight.

Boy’s reaction to pregnancy is priceless

2014-09-04 13:57

Cute, clever kid finds all the reasons why his mom’s pregnancy is just WRONG!

The things we miss most about pregnancy

2014-09-04 13:21

Pregnancy isn’t all heartburn and stress, admit these Parent24 moms.

Win a Bio-Oil pregnancy hamper!

2014-08-29 08:34

Send us a snap of your baby bump and you could win a Bio-Oil hamper worth R750.

How to stay fit and healthy while pregnant

2014-08-28 14:14

It's not impossible to stay active when you're pregnant!

Antidepros during pregnancy raise ADHD risk in kids

2014-08-28 10:13

The use of antidepressants by women during pregnancy may heighten the risk of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in their children.

Link between autism and antidepressants questioned

2014-08-27 14:20

Previously reported autism risks in children appear to be attributable to the mother's depression, not the medication.

Migraines in pregnancy

2014-08-26 14:50

Pregnant women should take extra care when treating headaches and migraines. Health24's Headache Expert has advice.

Pregnancy in 6 seconds

2014-08-25 08:16

Watch this incredible viral short video which took over 9 months to make.

'Surprise! You're pregnant!'

2014-08-22 13:00

Falling pregnant unexpectedly has its pros and cons.

White women more likely to seek fertility treatment

2014-08-21 11:59

White, heterosexual women are the prime recipients of infertility treatments, more than minority lesbian and bisexual women.

How to test for a pregnancy

2014-08-21 10:23

From faint lines on home kits to blood tests; how can you tell if you're pregnant?

10 crazy pregnancy facts

2014-08-15 13:44

Weird and wonderful facts about being pregnant.

Does birth affect the vagina?

2014-08-08 13:00

Save the beaver have a Caesar? Can childbirth cause incontinence? A midwife puts it in perspective.

Dear maternity clothes buyers

2014-08-08 08:46

This mom is sick and tired of ugly and ill-fitting maternity clothing.

Gestational diabetes explained

2014-08-06 15:06

Gestational diabetes is a condition that occurs during pregnancy and which can lead to serious complications. Learn more.

Gestational diabetes and your baby

2014-08-05 16:26

Diabetes mellitus may have very serious consequences for the unborn baby. The chances that a mother with poorly controlled diabetes mellitus loses her baby, is greatly increased.

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