Home > Parenting > Pregnancy > News News All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy » Fertility » Baby » Child Nutrition » Body » Home » First Year » Multimedia » Birth » Pregnancy nutrition » Pregnancy week-by-week » Kindergesondheid The number of stillbirths remains alarmingly high Nearly 7 200 stillbirths occur each day worldwide, with maternal nutrition, malaria and syphilis being among the causes of deaths, research shows. 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 The 'bullies' in our maternity wards Allegations of women being abused during labour at public health facilities have left many in shock. Now, a kinder, gentler birth for women may come from an unlikely place. Pregnancy test? There's an app for that! Baby on the way? Bluetooth pregnancy test will tell your phone, then email family and friends. Bumper crop of New Year babies for Western Cape New Year's Day stared off with a bang with more than 100 babies born in the Western Cape. Caffeine in pregnancy may not harm baby's IQ IQ and behavioural assessments found no evidence that mothers' caffeine consumption during pregnancy had any effect on their offspring. The dangers of alcohol during pregnancy If you're trying to fall pregnant, you should avoid drinking any alcohol as even a small amount can be dangerous to your unborn child. Rape fuelling teen pregnancies In a country with one of the highest rates of teen pregnancies in Latin America the majority of sexual violence against teenage girls in Guatemala happens at the hands of family members. SA breast milk bank saves premature baby A baby weighing a mere 1.2 kilos was unable to ingest formula, so the mother opted for breast milk donated by anonymous women. Overweight during pregnancy may lead to obese children A child's weight is influenced by the amount of weight a mother gains during and after her pregnancy, experts say. 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. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Why probiotics are beneficial for IBS Hearing aids on a windy day? No problem! A step-by-step guide on how to do pelvic floor exercises correctly Live healthier Get rid of lice! » Toddler dies after DIY lice treatment Back-to-school head lice Comb out head lice 20 head lice myths debunked Head lice are tiny, wingless insects that live in human hair. They cannot fly, jump or swim and are spread by head-to-head contact. Check out this infographic to learn more. About gout » Treatment of Gout Signs and symptoms of gout What is Gout? Is your diet causing gout? Suffering from gout? There's a lot you can do to prevent this horribly painful condition. Start by cutting out these 14 foods.