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 How pregnancy can make you absent minded and forgetful Pregnancy brain, also called momnesia or pregnesia, is the forgetfulness and brain fog many pregnant women experience. 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 Myth debunked: epidurals do not prolong labour In a study, a group of women on epidural and a group on placebo had no different outcomes. Here’s how having a doula by your side can ease your pregnancy If you’re pregnant (or thinking about it), you may want one on your side. Nearly half of world's abortions unsafe According to WHO researchers, statistics showing the number of unsafe abortions are worrying, especially in developing countries. Will cellphone radiation harm my unborn baby? Scared that the radiation of your cellphone might harm your unborn baby? New research gives us the answer. SA doctors perform landmark 'balloon' op on prem baby's lung In a delicate lung operation, Tygerberg doctors gave a 4 months premature baby a new lease on life. “ Latest comment on Health24 Sally Joan says... Shouldn't be any problem getting his wife pregnant. Meet the man with two penises (NSFW photo) ” Woman regrets abortion: 'My child would have been 10 years old this year' Ten years ago 'Maria' decided to go ahead with an abortion without the counselling that is recommended both before and after a termination. Can doctors predict if you will have a prem baby? Early births are one of the biggest causes of deaths among newborns in South Africa. Sugary drinks in pregnancy can lead to heavier children Two or more sweet drinks a day during the second trimester can be linked to an extra kilogram in eight-year-olds. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher up for grabs! Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know 8 strategies for treating both your bladder problems and your depression Symptoms differ from person to person, identifying what triggers your IBS Live healthier Cracked rib? » Here's why coughing can be good for you SEE: How long should a cough last? 7 ways coughing can injure your body The average cough lasts between two and three weeks and usually causes no serious physical damage – but beware when a cough turns violent! Heart health » Can you reverse your heart's age? Air purifiers may protect your heart against pollution You're not too young to have a heart attack How much do you really know about the things that can go wrong with your heart throughout the course of your life?