Home > Parenting > Pregnancy > News News All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy » Baby » Nutrition » Body » Home » First Year 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. 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 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. 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. Born drunk: Cape teen defies the evils of alcoholism A mother opens up about how she watched her adoptive daughter shake violently and scream as she went through withdrawal after being born with foetal alcohol syndrome. Antidepressants during pregnancy have their benefits According to a study, it turns out that antidepressants may lower birth complications, but increase health issues for babies. 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. Eating own placenta has no benefits for women Studies have shown no data to support the claim that eating one's placenta has any health benefits, as touted by stars like Kourtney Kardashian. 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. Incorrect weight in first pregnancy may have repercussions If you don't get your weight right during your first pregnancy, you might have complications the next time round, a study suggests. 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. load more articles 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!