Home > Parenting > Pregnancy > Nutrition Nutrition All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy How to boost the health of your sperm You’d think that with millions of babies being born each day, the average sperm is a pretty healthy swimmer. Not so. Here are a few things you can do to boost the health of yours. TALK Parenting forum » ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » Foetal development Allergy-free home The Fertility Diet Recently, a number of publications by the Harvard School of Public Health revealed that certain dietary factors may influence female fertility. Read DietDoc's comments. Nausea, vomiting during pregnancy: Part 2 Good news for all moms-to-be: Researchers have finally started to investigate nausea and vomiting of pregnancy and have made suggestions regarding treatment. DietDoc takes a look. Nausea and vomiting during pregnancy Nausea and vomiting during pregnancy (NVP) are among the most negative aspects of expecting a baby. A small number of women experience NVP during the entire 9 months, says DietDoc. Antioxidants may boost fertility Antioxidants are widely used to improve fertility in animals, yet little is known about its effects on human fertility. However, recent study results certainly look promising. “ Latest comment on Health24 Maureen Beach says... This study did not prove the claims made in this article. The authors of the study admit that they looked at association, which is not the same as causation. In addition, it’s... Sugary drinks tied to kidney stone risk ” Eating for two - don't overdo it! The "eating for two" habit is adopted by many pregnant women - but is it really a good idea? Studies have shown that excess eating and weight gain may put your baby at risk. Malnourished baby, unhealthy adult Mom-to-be? Then take extra care to follow a healthy diet: what you eat now may determine whether your child may eventually develop heart disease, obesity or diabetes. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Hill's Science Plan Canine Mini range What is Diabetic Neuropathy? There are more than 200 different viruses which can cause a cold A clinically proven skin care range is now available Live healthier Be vitamin-smart » A-Z of vitamins What is vitamin C? Ask the expert Why we need vitamin D Even in a country with an abundance of sunlight you might have a vitamin D deficiency. Here's why. Beat acne » Stars with scars Acne tips Skincare Myths about acne Through the ages, there have been many myths about acne. We list the myths and give you the facts.