Experts are now saying the bedrest during complicated pregnancies could do more harm than good.
Children whose mothers took a common painkiller during pregnancy are at higher risk of developing behavioural problems, research says.
Experts accuse bakers of "failing miserably" to get more folic acid into bread.
Pregnant Maori and Pasifika women are offered gift vouchers to stop smoking.
Pregnant Kiwi women comparing their bodies to celebrity mums-to-be are setting themselves unrealistic expectations says a university researcher.
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Maria Herrara was willing to do anything to become a mother - including being confined to a hospital bed "head down, bum up" for four months of pregnancy.
Of all the harmful acts attributed to alcohol, little is known about the "sleeping giant".
When writing her birth plan, Simone Pavil included an item most women wouldn’t even think about: what should happen if she was put on life support.
If you're a mum-to-be bent on keeping up your workout routine, the trick is to consult your doctor, know your limit and have a plan for each trimester.
Who you gonna call? The internet, of course!
Why should we offer screening for Down syndrome anyway?
Should you ditch the high heels while pregnant?
I'm not fit at all, but recently joined a gym. I've just found out I'm pregnant. Is it safe to keep exercising?
I've come to the realisation that I was gaining absolutely nothing by weighing myself once a week.
I sleep on my tummy; flat out, like a squashed bit of roadkill, with my arms curled up underneath me.
Would I be surrounded by beautiful models with teeny tiny bumps, and the flexibility of Russian gymnasts?
Women who become pregnant again within 18 months after having a baby are more likely to deliver early, according to a new study.
Getting back to the gym too soon after giving birth could be a wee bit embarrassing if you're not careful.
Women who smoke during pregnancy and are overweight early in pregnancy are more likely to have obese children, according to a new study.
A staggering number of mothers and babies' deaths could have been prevented, a report shows.
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