Dad orders surrogate mother to abort baby

LETITIA ROWLANDS A man who is paying a surrogate mother to carry his child has demanded the woman abort a baby, or face financial ruin, after learning she is pregnant with triplets.

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Claims a common antidepressant killed newborn

LIAM MANNIX A commonly-prescribed antidepressant may be implicated in the death of a day-old baby, a Victorian coroner has heard.

See this dance teacher's incredible hip hop dance moves at 7 months pregnant

Christina Litle is a viral sensation at 7 months pregnant and hip hop dancing.

Suzi Catchpole Having a 27 week baby bump can often signal the end of vigorous dancing for mums, at least for a while. It's no barrier for Californian dance teacher and photographer Christina Litle, however, who is dancing as enthusiastically as ever even at 7 months pregnant. 


How I survived breast cancer while pregnant

Why are due dates important?

What are pregnant women Googling?

How more mums are passing on their maiden names


The moment Glenn McGrath thought he'd lost his wife and baby

CATHERINE RODIE Australian cricket ledged Glen McGrath has spoken about the moment he thought he might lose his wife, Sara and their baby daughter, Madison.


Summer essentials for babies and toddlers

Suzi Catchpole 10:55am A safe and happy summer in Australia means a few essential products for babies and toddlers, who we need to take very special care of in the sunshine and heat.


9 things my toddler does that I'm no longer apologising for

Sharday Stirton 11:15am Lately I'm finding myself apologising all the time. I'm saying sorry time and time again for things that my daughter has done, that I feel do not need to be apologised for.


Mother who left baby in nativity scene found

Al Baker and Kirk Semple 7:04am The mother of a baby who was left this week in an unadorned creche inside a Roman Catholic church in Queens was found and will not face criminal prosecution, the county district attorney said late on Wednesday.


How to cope when you switch to one income

MARK BOURIS 11:53am What happens when your household goes from two incomes to one? This could be because you are having children, taking time off to study, dealing with medical issues or you've been retrenched.

Call Me Dad

What happens when violent men try to change?

Call Me Dad follows a group of men through a behaviour change program for family violence perpetrators who want to change.

Sophie Wiesner 4:24pm 'Call Me Dad' director Sophie Wiesner wants Australia to start a brave conversation with (and about) those who perpetrate abuse.

A love letter to my mother's group

Mother lived under her house to avoid abusive husband

Life would be harder without my kids

Mum dresses as Wonder Woman for last day of chemo