It is ironic that coal fired power plants contribute to climate change which could result in the malfunctioning of the power plants, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
More sun than clouds. Mild.
New findings underscore the fact that a mother's environment is also the foetus' environment – and that the placenta cannot offer foolproof protection from the outside world.
Would you eat your baby’s placenta?
New research suggests that studying the development of the placenta could vastly improve the health of both the HIV positive mother and her unborn child.
After Kim mentioned she's considering surrogacy for her third pregnancy, Chrissy made this bold statement in a recent interview.
Birthing the placenta is called the third stage of labour and begins after birth.
Do you know what to do – or more importantly, what NOT to do – if your baby arrives unexpectedly?
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.
Researchers studying autism reported that they had found a group of maternal antibodies that target proteins in the foetus' developing brain.
Labour is a warning to a mother to get to a place of safety- for her and baby.
Does the thought of eating afterbirth turn your stomach? Mad Men actress January Jones disagrees.
One placenta also provides thousands of doses, so just one donated organ can go a long way.
The following celebrities have also gone through quite a lot before, during and even after their pregnancies.
We had an expert weigh in.
We've put together 100 reasons why pregnancy is a weirdly wonderful time.
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.
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.
Bleeding in the second and third trimester might have different causes from early on and may include problems with the placenta or cervix.
Kim Norton finds out more about this unusual birthing practice.
Knowledge is power, and here's what you need to know about placenta praevia.
Women pregnant via IVF were more likely to develop a complication.
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