Pregnancy

Want to know what to expect during pregnancy? Learn about pregnancy symptoms, stages and get tips on nutrition, exercise, wellness and more.

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40 years after the birth of IVF, researchers push boundaries to preserve fertility in...

Tears are a regular occurrence in a fertility clinic. Tears of joy, tears of frustration, tears of loss happen almost daily. For some, those...
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Live your best pregnancy

Being pregnant is the most beautiful, normal phenomenon in life. The moment you hear the good news you become filled with excitement and fear,...
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How to choose the best child car seat

Don’t you find it troubling that South African consumers head off to their local baby retailer to buy a car seat without doing a...
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Eye health in babies and toddlers is closely related to their learning and development

Gazing into your newborn’s beaming and inquisitive eyes is one of the most amazing moments to experience; however, it is easy to underestimate the...
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So your birth didn’t go according to plan? Don’t blame yourself

While childbirth is often a joyful event, it rarely unfolds exactly how we think it will. This causes disappointment or distress among some women,...
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Tokophobia: What it’s like to have a phobia of pregnancy & childbirth

It’s very common for women to feel anxious about labour and birth. Worries about the pain of contractions, interventions and the uncertainty of the...
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Breaking the silence around formula feeding

There are a couple of things that society has come to agree upon as relates to infant nutrition: breast is best and formula manufacturers...
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Folate for your mental health

Most women know how important folic acid is to sustain a healthy pregnancy. But did you know that synthetic folic acid and folate are...
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Pregnancy temporarily lowers a woman’s voice – new study

Whether we are aware of it or not, our voices say a lot about us. Relying on only the average pitch of a person’s...
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To the fathers-to-be this Father’s Month

The journey of pregnancy can be quite overwhelming to both parents, especially expecting fathers. Being pregnant these days is shared responsibility that requires a...
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