Pregnancy sends surrogate mum's MS into remission

Staff writers When Sherri Dickson made the decision to become a surrogate, she thought she would be helping to mend her daughter's broken heart.


How not to name twins

Julie Scherer Call me boring, but I don't think that when it comes to choosing my twins' names is the right time to use a good pun.

Why you need to be careful after handling chilli


LETITIA ROWLANDS From leaving your car keys in the fridge to forgetting what you need as soon as you step into the supermarket, baby brain gets blamed for a host of mishaps when a woman is in the later stages of pregnancy.

So hot right now: double-barrelled baby names on the rise

Second time around: is it really better the devil you know?

Is it okay to name your baby with a sense of humour?

Pregnant Amanda Palmer poses naked for book drive


6 common questions on cord-blood banking answered

Mayo Clinic News Network 2:03pm Blood from a newborn's umbilical cord was once considered a waste product, but it actually contains potentially life-saving cells.

Electronic tags may keep newborns safe


LETITIA ROWLANDS The possibility of using electronic bracelets for mothers and their newborn babies is being investigated by Adelaide's Women's and Children's Hospital. 

Mum dances her way through labour

Childbirth choices: five star or free?

Baby's birth in car caught on police video

The truth about dad's role in the delivery room


I judged ... then I became a parent and realised how wrong I'd been

Carrie Friedman 10:25am Before I had kids, I thought I knew what it would be like to be a parent. So I wrote a book about my beliefs.

Sweet Love Mae wallpaper for the nursery and kids' rooms

Love Mae wallpaper

Suzi Catchpole Dreamy florals, floating feathers, monochrome woodlands and perky polka dots all form the divine children's wallpaper collection by Love Mae.


When nappy change time goes wrong

Mum who 'forgot' baby buoyed by support

Baby steps: when your little one starts walking

Triplet surprise for newlyweds


Young gorilla plays peek-a-boo/chasey with toddler at the zoo

Staff writers When toddler Isiah met a young gorilla, he was thrilled – and so was his furry new friend.


Teen fakes triplet pregnancy for 10 months

Fred Barbash 9:45am Gifts poured in after a teenage girl pretended for months that she was pregnant with triplets, using Fake a Baby products.

Yahoo chief Marissa Mayer pregnant with twins

Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer has announced she is pregnant with twin girls.

Letitia Rowlands and wires She famously returned to full-time work just two weeks after giving birth to her son three years ago, now Yahoo boss Marissa Mayer is pregnant with twin girls.

'Help me find him': pregnant French tourist seeks baby's father

Toddler Gammy takes his first steps

Sailor denied compensation for unwanted pregnancy

The Aussie toddlers being given pocket money


Dealing with back pain as a mum

EVELYN LEWIN 10:04am Being a mother is a joy like no other. But it is often also – literally – a pain in the back, right from pregnancy.