Is castor oil useful for inducing labour?Drinking castor oil is a popular method used by pregnant women to induce labour.
The truth about birth and your vaginaA midwife shares exactly what happens to your lady bits after giving birth to a baby.

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All kids should react to baby announcements like this!

Five-year-old boy has the best reaction to discovering he’s going to be a ‘big bruvva’. Read More

Unisex names for kids

How to avoid forcing your baby to adopt a gender-dominant name. Read More

Weird and disturbing pregnancy advice

If you're pregnant, you've probably heard most of these insane pieces of 'advice'. Read More

Men and women react to crazy pregnancy facts

"It just looks generally awful and uncomfortable." Read More

Real stories: Pregnancy confessions

When the glow fades and the heartburn is intense, moms take to social media to confess. Read More

Live births

Different birth methods and styles caught on video. [WARNING: GRAPHIC] Read More

Doctor ‘forces’ mom to have episiotomy [GRAPHIC VIDEO]

Mother shares birth video to highlight what’s known as ‘obstetric violence’. Read More

11 bizarre pregnancy facts

Some remarkable occurrences during pregnancy seem almost unbelievable. Read More

Where’s the best place to give birth in South Africa?

Expectant parents have lots of choices to make when it comes to making a birth plan. Read More

Blind woman ‘sees’ baby for first time

3D printing technology allows blind woman to see her unborn baby. Read More

Pelvic shapes and birth

How the 4 pelvic shapes may have an impact on vaginal birth. Read More


How's the Foetus

Bubbles or butterflies?

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. 

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