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.
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.
Baby Riley's mother who last her infant son to whooping cough is perplexed that her antenatal health care advisers have not yet mentioned vaccination to her as she now enters the seventh month of a new pregnancy.
The numbers of expectant Australian mothers who are overweight or obese is soaring, placing women and babies at risk.
French hospitals are offering pregnant women up to $460 to quit smoking after a study showed that one in five fail to kick the habit while expecting.
Pregnant woman in country Australia will help Adelaide researchers figure out why cases of type 1 diabetes have doubled over the past two decades.
Short women are twice as likely as tall ones to have a baby born premature, says a new study.