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...
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...
It's not always the woman

It’s not always the woman

When it comes to having a baby, it takes two to tango “Infertility is a medical issue which is more common than most people think and contrary to what some people believe, it is not always a woman’s issue,” says Cl...