Five celebrities who have had difficult pregnancies

2018-04-17 14:28

The following celebrities have also gone through quite a lot before, during and even after their pregnancies.

WATCH: Gabrielle Union and 11 other A-list celebrities who have opened up about their miscarriages

2017-10-12 16:11

Gabrielle Union recently opened up about having had “eight or nine miscarriages”. We look back at some other big names who have also struggled with fertility and gone on to have beautiful babies.

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan are pregnant again!

2017-03-13 15:21

The co-creator of one of the world's most popular social media platforms and his wife announced they're expecting their second bundle of joy!

"I still cry for my babies"

2017-01-09 08:42

Miscarriage can bring about a devastating period of confusion and depression, as this reader found out last year. But there's hope, she says.

Welcome to the fertility hub. Click here for popular topics

2016-10-26 11:43

In our fertility category, we'll give you advice on getting pregnant/trying to conceive, fertility problems, fertility treatment, and miscarriage.

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.


Do men grieve over a miscarriage?

2018-02-15 11:59

When a woman suffers the loss of her baby, the grieving is inevitable. So, should we expect our partners to grieve with us, or be the pillars of strength through an emotional time?

'I had an ectopic pregnancy – and my baby had to be aborted'

2017-08-07 17:07

Our baby was growing inside my Fallopian tube, and although there was still a heartbeat, they had to terminate it immediately.

Aspirin may help prevent miscarriages

2017-02-10 15:16

Taking a daily aspirin seemed to help women with high levels of inflammation prevent recurring miscarriages, a new study found.

"No-one wanted to hear about my miscarriage"

2017-01-05 11:42

A woman and mother tells us about the terrible isolation and loss she felt after her miscarriage - because society would not discuss the topic.

Do you have to tell the dad you're having an abortion? The law says NO in SA

2016-09-22 11:42

A celeb reveals her abortion story and we find out what the law has to say about it in SA.

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.

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