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 Top athlete Wayde van Niekerk donates 500k to neonatal unit South African superstar Wayde van Niekerk has donated a half a million rand to the Newborns Groote Schuur Trust. 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 History of C-section tied to risky home birth A study found that home births among women with a history of C-section were associated with a greater risk for stillbirth and/or neurological complications in the baby. A new mom at 50 Janet Jackson has revealed that she is pregnant – a week before her 50th birthday. Is it wise to have a baby at this age and what are the risks involved? 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. 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. 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 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. Pregnancy test? There's an app for that! Baby on the way? Bluetooth pregnancy test will tell your phone, then email family and friends. 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. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors World Continence Week: Improve your bottom line Win a Controlice® hamper worth R800 Is erectile dysfunction a taboo topic in relationships? R500 SPAR vouchers up for grabs! Live healthier True or False? » How to eradicate 'earworms' Hearing aids may keep seniors' minds sharp Is ‘selective hearing’ actually a thing? Why can your partner never hear the phone ringing? It could be that their brains are wired to ignore some sounds. Swollen ankles? » Gout - from Natural Standard Your ankles Is your ankle starting to rankle? 13 reasons why your ankles are swollen Are your feet or ankles feeling swollen, heavy and bloated? Here are some causes to look out for.