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Julia Stiles’ Precious Selfie

If starring in one of the most popular teen movies wasn't enough, Julia Stiles has certainly grabbed our attention again with her sweet baby bump selfie.

The Water Birth from Paris

The birthing pool revolutionized childbirth. Read more about Dr Michael Odent and his determination to bring childbirth closer to nature.

‘Married At First Sight’ and Now Parents

The stars of 'Married at First Sight', Jamie and Doug, have welcomed a baby girl.

Climate and Pregnancy

A study focusing on the relationship between climate and pregnancy found that exposure to temperature extremes can negatively impact birth outcomes.

Babies Seek Faces, Even When in the Womb

A recent study has found that not only do babies look for faces as soon as they are born, but when in the womb, they also turn to follow face-like shapes.

Mom Shares Photos of The Real Post-Birth Body

A mom of three shared a photo of her body just hours after giving birth to her daughter. The result is an honestly raw image of a new mom in all her strength and vulnerability.

Hope for Babies Born with Alcohol Damage

A study by Northwestern Medicine has found that reversing fetal alcohol damage after birth is possible using two commonly used drugs.

Prevention of Inherited Diseases Through Early Gene-Editing.

A disease-causing mutation has just been corrected by scientists using gene editing in early stage human embryos.

Maternal Mortality in America

Whilst such deaths in America and other developed countries are rare, America's maternal mortality is still higher than that in other rich European countries, but the same as Britain if analyzed by other measures.

U.S. Birthrate is Declining

Early data for 2016 from the National Center for Health Statistics, records a 1% drop in births when compared to 2015.