A dangerous illness which struck a young Australian woman visiting New Zealand has resulted in the delivery of her baby at just 25 weeks.
A Wheatbelt mother has been forced to deliver her fourth child on the side of the road last week - highlighting the issue of Northam hospital's lack of planned birthing maternity care.
A new dad has revealed how he and his wife were 'charged' by a hospital for skin to skin contact with his baby after a c-section.
It is possible for a woman to go through labour with the amniotic sac intact as this incredible footage shows.
I became pregnant for the first time when I was working in obstetrics and gynaecology. At the time, a lot of people asked me if delivering babies before I was going to have my own 'bothered' me.
New dad Sebastian Zwalf has learnt very early on that parenting is about adapting to the unexpected.
"No matter what your feelings on children are, childbirth itself is a mystical event," writes Clementine Ford.
Leanne went into labour on July 28, and remarkably, her twin sister Natalie soon followed.
The birth of a baby is always a special occasion, but one couple who welcomed their first child earlier this week had more reason to celebrate than most.
Bethanie Millar didn't believe in miracles - until baby Evelie was born, that is.
It is certainly a birth announcement with a difference, and it just might be the sweetest one we have ever seen.