Home > Parenting > Pregnancy Pregnancy All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy » Fertility » Baby » Child Nutrition » Body » Home » First Year » Multimedia » Birth » Pregnancy nutrition » Pregnancy week-by-week » Kindergesondheid Why you should eat chocolate during pregnancy Pregnant women who eat just a small piece of chocolate each day may improve the circulatory health of their unborn child, a new study suggests. Pregnancy News 7 famous people who were born prematurely Here are seven well-known people who overcame the challenges of preterm birth to become famous in a variety of fields. More in Pregnancy News How pregnancy can make you absent minded and forgetful Myth debunked: epidurals do not prolong labour Here’s how having a doula by your side can ease your pregnancy Nearly half of world's abortions unsafe Pregnancy Can you fall pregnant while being pregnant? Superfetation is rare, but it can occur. See all Pregnancy » Pregnancy Women with heart defects can have successful pregnancies Recent studies have shown that when women with congenital heart defects work with an experienced team of health care providers, they can have healthy pregnancies. See all Pregnancy » Nutrition Weight-loss surgery may reduce pregnancy complications A study suggests that women who undergo weight-loss surgery procedures before pregnancy are less likely to need Caesarean deliveries than obese women. See all Nutrition » Pregnancy 10 most popular baby stories From not knowing you are having a baby to breastfeeding . . . These are the most-loved baby stories on Health24. See all Pregnancy » 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 How much alcohol during pregnancy is safe? Is it okay for a pregnant woman to have the occasion drink during pregnancy? On World Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Day we investigate. See all Pregnancy » Pregnancy Is it ever safe to try to lose weight while you’re pregnant? Here’s what you need to know… See all Pregnancy » Birth Birthing pool not ideal for delivery It is important to differentiate between labouring in water and delivering in water – and new guidelines state that delivering a baby in water has no discernible benefits. See all Birth » Pregnancy 'I didn't know I was pregnant' 'Cryptic pregnancy' occurs when a woman doesn't know she is pregnant, and the phenomenon is more common than most people think. See all Pregnancy » advertisement From our sponsors Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher! Live healthier Watch out! » Gross fungal infections you can pick up at the gym You go to gym to exercise. But make sure the only thing you pick up is a dumbbell and not one of these gross fungal infections. Holiday health » Your 10-step asthma holiday checklist Don’t let asthma ruin your summer holiday. Whether you are travelling or embracing the summer at home, make sure you plan ahead.