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.
Many women don't know using cannabis during pregnancy poses risks to the baby.
Nothing could transform my debilitating nausea and vomiting into something remotely bearable.
No one knew for sure how her drugs combined with pregnancy, so like millions of other women, she had to wing it.
When Jessica's 'mummy tummy' didn't go away months after giving birth, she realised that something was wrong.
In addition to unbearable itching, ICP can cause a toxic environment in the womb that can be dangerous to the growing baby.
"I was devastated because I thought I would never have a child."
'It was incredibly challenging': the lengths one mum went to avoid passing on a BRCA1 mutation to her children
When Alex Isaac discovered she was a BRCA1 carrier she was certain about one thing - she would do whatever she could to avoid passing the gene mutation on to her own children.
This #preggolgo series is brilliant!
It is the first time the heart procedure has been undergone by a pregnant woman.
"I thought I was gonna feel good and I didn't. I just felt terrible...."
"He looked at me as if I was making it up."