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.
US mum Kelly Diane Howland realised she was being targeted for weight loss products because she was a new mum, and she was vulnerable to feeling less than awesome about her body.
There has been a 15 to 25 per cent increase in babies weighing 3.7kg or more in the past two to three decades in developed countries, according to a report from medical journal The Lancet.
Generally speaking, if you are vaccinated, you're less likely to get the flu. But that's not the whole story.
Pole dancing has come a long way from the sleazy strip club image it had a decade or so ago.
Almost nine months after learning she had breast cancer, Juliana Moore gave birth to a beautiful baby girl.
When Christina DePino shared a Facebook post about her itching belly, she never knew it would help save her unborn baby's life.
Having food cravings in pregnancy? Here's what you need to know to keep you and your bub healthy and happy.
Almost 2000 Australian babies are born each year with CMV, a virus contracted from their mother which can leave them with permanent disabilities such as blindness, developmental delays, epilepsy and cerebral palsy.
An experimental Zika vaccine has moved successfully into broader testing, with the first volunteer receiving a test dose in Houston, Texas, earlier this week.
Why pregnant women aren't told about the serious virus that can cause serious malformations and disability in their unborn babies.
DHA is important for brain development, particularly during early childhood, but the benefit of adding it to prenatal vitamins has been called into question.