Home > Parenting > Pregnancy Pregnancy All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy » Baby » Nutrition » Body » Home » First Year C-sections tied to child obesity Research shows that more babies born via caesarean section grow up to be heavy kids and teens than those delivered vaginally. Pregnancy News 3D printing used to diagnose deformities in unborn babies With 3D printing technology doctors can now see if a baby has any health risks before a mother gives birth. More in Pregnancy News Rape fuelling teen pregnancies Obesity during pregnancy linked to problems later in life Born drunk: Cape teen defies the evils of alcoholism Swedish girl gives birth from her mother’s womb Pregnancy 3D printing used to diagnose deformities in unborn babies With 3D printing technology doctors can now see if a baby has any health risks before a mother gives birth. See all Pregnancy » News Obesity during pregnancy linked to problems later in life A measurement of obesity in pregnancy when women are young is a marker of risk for later cardiovascular disease and mortality, according to a new study. See all News » News Swedish girl gives birth from her mother’s womb A mother gave her womb to her daughter who lost hers fighting cancer. The transplant has been successful. She gave birth. A three generation from one womb. See all News » News Should aborted foetuses be used for stem cell research? The recent incident where US company Planned Parenthood was found to be offering foetal tissue to buyers without the parents’ knowledge has raised serious ethical questions around the use of foetuses in stem cell research. See all News » Take action ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » Subscribe Parenting newsletter » How a woman's body changes during pregnancy Foetal development Pregnancy Planned Parenthood defends foetal tissue donation Planned Parenthood claims that its donation of tissue from aborted foetuses is a 'minuscule' part of its work proving health services for women. See all Pregnancy » Pregnancy Why obese women have more stillbirths High blood pressure and placental disorders appear to be the main causes of stillbirth in obese pregnant women. See all Pregnancy » Pregnancy Avoid morning sickness with vitamin and allergy combo A study shows that combining vitamin B6 and the antihistamine doxylamine helps with nausea and vomiting during pregnancy. See all Pregnancy » Pregnancy Drinking alcohol during pregnancy common in England, Ireland and Australasia As many as four out of every five women in England, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand are drinking alcohol whilst pregnant. See all Pregnancy » advertisement From our sponsors Dehydration at a glance What could happen in the next 37 seconds? Fifty and fabulous! There’s something newly cool about turning 50 World Thrombosis Day 2015 Live healthier Make a change and get moving! » The dangers of blood clots Fit people live longer Exercise is key to health in old age How you can get moving Fee like a useless lump of laziness just laying on the couch? Fear not, there's hope for you! Here's how you can get active. Up for grabs! » To vape or not to vape? Twisp's new range of e-cigs Discover your Twisp Win one of the 3 new devices from Twisp! Now you can stand a chance of winning one of the 3 new devices, as well as flavours and accessories worth R2000 each!