Around 5-10 per cent of women are affected by gestational diabetes.
The blood type and Rh factor of a pregnant woman and the father of her baby has all kinds of implications for their unborn child.
With high rates of unplanned pregnancies, early pregnancy is likely to be the period of highest intake of alcohol for women who are unaware of their pregnancy.
Bread is better than ever in Australia, with a new report finding it successful in combating birth defects.
A blood test to predict the risk of premature birth as early as 18 weeks in to pregnancy can detect signs even before symptoms present, according to international researchers.
A rare occurrence means Sadie Brittle still has a baby on the way, despite having surgery for an ectopic pregnancy.
For most women, forgoing anything that poses a risk to the baby is a no-brainer. But what about medication?
Pregnant teenagers are smoking in the hope it will result in them having smaller babies, according to new research.
Tens of thousands of mums are missing the chance to protect their babies from whooping cough when they're most vulnerable, in the first two months of life.
A maternity pillow is a must. Here's a roundup of the best of each kind.
There is no doubt the female body does some strange things during pregnancy - just ask this mother.
These days, we're increasingly aware of how exercise in pregnancy can benefit both mum and bub.
Just how selfish have we become as a society? There is always an excuse for the inexcusable and it has to stop.