Labour of love

Labour of love

With all the options women now have when it comes to childbirth, the pressure to make the ‘right’ one can be immense. What are some of the choices mothers-to-be can expect to face? One of the hallmark successes of mo...

What to expect when you are expecting

Pregnancy can be a nerve-wracking and exciting time for new parents. Priya Kulasagaran outlines the general scope of what you can generally expect before delivering your bundle of joy Congratulations, you’re about to b...
Online IVF calculator

Researchers have developed a new online IVF calculator to find the success rate of the treatment even before the first IVF cycle. Given that predicting the success rate of the IVF – in-vitro fertilisation -treatment is...
improving-fertility

Improving fertility

Ava is a new fertility tracking bracelet that identifies an average of 5.3 fertile days per cycle by gathering millions of data points, via reading the user’s body cues. It is believed that this type of tracking will h...
Improper response

Improper response

Some pregnancies can be harder than others and one thing that doesn’t make it easier is gestational diabetes *Lydia, 31, thought she had an easy pregnancy but once she hit the seven-month mark, she started to have seco...
Becoming Fertile

Becoming Fertile

Planning for a baby is an exciting adventure. However, when attempts to fall pregnant remain unsuccessful, it’s time to ask for help. Conceiving a baby easily and naturally is every couple’s dream. However, some find...