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 Marijuana use while pregnant tied to higher odds for autism in kids Canadian researchers found that pregnant women who used cannabis were 1.5 times more likely to have a child with autism than women who didn't. 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 ‘Morning sickness’ in pregnancy needs a new name, researchers argue Morning sickness is an extremely common symptom of pregnancy, but the term is misleading and it should rather be called ‘nausea and sickness in pregnancy’. One in 50 million: Woman with two wombs pregnant with baby in each A UK woman with two wombs discovered she's pregnant with twins - a super rare medical occurrence. A new embryonic model sheds light on never-before-seen stages of human development Researchers have found a way to study a never-before-seen process that shows how human bodies develop in the womb. Vitamin D in pregnancy doesn't curb kids' asthma Although a study failed to show that prenatal vitamin D supplementation prevents the development of asthma, it may have delayed the onset of the condition. Pregnant moms who smoke, drink put babies at risk of SIDS The findings of a new study suggest that mothers-to-be's combined exposures to alcohol and tobacco have a synergistic effect on SIDS risk. Everything you need to know before doing intermittent fasting while pregnant Gaining, not losing, the right amount of weight may actually be the right thing for your health. Could dad-to-be's health affect his newborn's health? A new study suggests a father's health before conception should be considered because it could affect the outcome of the pregnancy for both mother and child. How mom-to-be's cosmetics chemicals could lead to heavier baby A number of studies have suggested that parabens mimic oestrogens in the body and may disrupt the normal function of hormones. General anaesthesia boosts postpartum depression risk after C-section Why could general anaesthesia for C-section deliveries put women at a higher risk of postpartum depression? load more articles advertisement Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.