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Good to know: How being overweight can affect fertility

Posted on February 5, 2018 by Contributor

A weight loss of as little as five to 10% can improve a woman’s chance of falling pregnant...

6 Things to consider before starting a family

Posted on October 30, 2017 by Contributor

Are all your friends having babies and are your parents on your case about becoming grandparents?...

There isn’t one right way to raise a child. There’s just learning

Posted on October 27, 2017 by ANA Newswire

Parenting coach and columnist Meghan Leahy answered questions recently in an online Washington Post chat with On Parenting ...

Surrogacy: From what it costs to what it entails

Posted on August 24, 2017 by People

There are several ways in which you can have a child via surrogacy...

6 Surprising things that affect fertility

Posted on July 5, 2017 by Living & Loving

Trying to conceive? These culprits might put your fertility at risk...

5 Birth control myths busted

Posted on May 9, 2017 by Living & Loving

We bust five of the most common birth control myths...


Health check: How to get pregnant

Posted on March 27, 2017 by The Conversation

The monthly chance of pregnancy for couples where the woman is 35 years or younger is about 20% ...


3 Myths about IVF in older women

Posted on March 16, 2017 by The Conversation

Should there be an age limit for women to obtain fertility treatment? ...

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Is there a right time to have a second child?

Posted on March 10, 2017 by Living & Loving

There is no one correct age gap between children – there are advantages and disadvantages to any of ...

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Boy-girl recipe: Can you choose your baby’s gender?

Posted on March 8, 2017 by Living & Loving

Can you choose your baby’s gender? It is possible say the experts. Sister Burgie Ireland explains how the ...

5 Things to know about hair loss after pregnancy

Posted on February 27, 2017 by Living & Loving

You had beautiful thick, shiny hair during your pregnancy, but since you’ve had your baby, you’re shedding so ...

A ’50 Shades’ baby boom? Well, that’s swell!

Posted on February 24, 2017 by Contributor

The second installment in the 'Fifty Shades' movie series is out – and so’s the jury. But, love ...

Win with Bio-Oil during Pregnancy Education Week

Posted on February 17, 2017 by Debbie Harrower

This Pregnancy Education Week from 18 to 26 February, we’re giving away four Bio-Oil baby hampers worth R1 ...

10 Celebrities who used surrogacy

Posted on February 9, 2017 by Debbie Harrower

These celebrities used surrogacy and made their dreams of having a family come true ...

Research shows 30 to 50% of the time infertility is caused by him

Posted on February 3, 2017 by Contributor

Fertility rates worldwide are falling dramatically and half of all couples experience fertility issues at some point on ...

You MIGHT be able to predict your baby’s sex before conceiving – study

Posted on January 26, 2017 by Living & Loving

Research suggests that your blood pressure before pregnancy can indicate whether you’re expecting a boy or girl …

Are we or aren’t we? My struggle with infertility

Posted on January 17, 2017 by Circus Central

The beginning of our journey to parenthood wasn’t easy. I was on fertility treatments for a year …


5 Traps to be aware of when reading success rates on IVF clinic websites

Posted on November 17, 2016 by The Conversation

Below are five things women should be aware of when visiting IVF or fertility clinic websites ...


FYI: Most men don’t realise age is a factor in their fertility too

Posted on November 15, 2016 by The Conversation

For men who have a partner and want to have children, the 'right' time to become a dad ...


Can a plant-based diet boost your fertility?

Posted on September 30, 2016 by Living & Loving

When it comes to conceiving and carrying a healthy baby to term, lifestyle choices such as your diet ...

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