ARTICLES RELATING TO PREGNANCY

As more research about vaping becomes available, another shocking new finding – it could harm young women’s fertility

2019-09-19 18:45

A new study found that young women who vape may find it more difficult to conceive due to vaping affecting their eggs.

WATCH: More doctors are operating on foetuses in-utero to prevent birth defects

2019-09-05 14:50

With the aim of preventing birth defects, the number of surgical procedures done on foetuses while in-utero are increasing.

'These three munchkins already have personalities of their own!': A-Bundlely-Blessed Diaries #5

2019-08-27 12:11

From mother of one to expectant mom of triplets plus one, Chantelle Whittles shares her pregnancy journey with us in The A-Bundlely Blessed Diaries.

Pregnant women are being exposed to more risky CT scans

2019-08-22 13:52

While CT scans are quicker, easier and more widely available than MRIs and other advanced imaging, they have a large dose of ionising radiation.

A South Dakota woman who thought she had kidney stones was actually pregnant with triplets

2019-08-19 15:56

Dannette Giltz, of Sturgis, South Dakota, gave birth to triplets named Blaze, Gypsy, and Nikki on August 10. Each weighed about 1.8kg.

New moms can save a life by simply donating umbilical cord blood

2019-08-15 18:30

Did you know umbilical cord blood can be used to treat patients with blood diseases who require a life-saving stem cell transplant?

Cigarette smoke in pregnancy may impair healing of newborns' hearts

2019-08-07 13:56

Could the exposure to cigarette smoke in utero 'significantly compromise' cardiac regeneration in infants?

Meghan Markle shares never-before-seen pregnancy photos as she promotes UK charity that helps unemployed women

2019-08-01 12:54

The Duchess said she is launching a workwear brand to help support the charity, in addition to guest-editing the September issue of British Vogue.

A woman's birth control implant got dislodged from her upper arm and moved into to her left lung without her even realising it

2019-07-29 14:49

The 31-year-old woman had uterine bleeding but no other symptoms. This isn't the first case of birth control implant migration.

Why are more women using marijuana during the early stages of their pregnancies?

2019-07-26 19:30

Researchers found significant evidence that marijuana exposure during pregnancy is associated with having a low-birthweight baby. .

 

This common medication can cause behavioural problems in children if taken during pregnancy

2019-09-19 14:45

A new study has linked paracetamol intake during pregnancy with potential behavioural and cognitive problems during childhood.

Even a little drinking while pregnant ups miscarriage odds

2019-08-28 16:50

A modest amount of alcohol use during pregnancy has a meaningful impact on miscarriage risk.

Could exercise in pregnancy boost baby's health as well?

2019-08-23 07:00

Experts now recommend that, unless there are medical reasons not to, women should get regular moderate-intensity exercise throughout pregnancy.

The big gender reveal: A-Bundlely Blessed Diaries #4

2019-08-20 08:06

"I was nervous, not just because it was finally the BIG REVEAL, but also because it dawned on me that I had to become a professional golf player in two seconds" An egg-stra special reveal!

Bontle Modiselle is pregnant!

2019-08-16 11:35

Dancer and choreographer, Bontle Modiselle, announces her pregnancy on Instagram

PICS: Linda Mtoba’s all-white baby shower

2019-08-12 16:53

The star celebrated her baby shower surrounded by close friends and family in KwaZulu-Natal

Fertility treatment tied to deadly heart problem in pregnancy

2019-08-02 18:30

A new study shows that the risk of peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is five times higher in women who have fertility treatment.

'You are expecting triplets': The A-Bundlely Blessed Diaries #1

2019-07-30 08:34

"I experienced an overload of emotions. I didn't know if I felt joy, shock or worry." From mother of one to expectant mom of triplets plus one, Chantelle Whittles shares her pregnancy journey with us in The A-Bundlely Blessed Diaries.

Fainting during pregnancy can be risky for mother and child

2019-07-29 12:05

Research with almost 500,000 women, reveals connections between fainting in pregnancy and medical problems in both mother and child.

Video
Watch: More women are having babies in their 30s than in their 20s and studies suggest it's healthier in the long run

In 2016, for the first time ever, more American women had babies in their early 30s than in their 20s.

0 comments541 Views
Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.