Pregnant Kate welcomes Singapore president to Britain

Prince William`s wife Kate on Tuesday made her first public appearance since her second pregnancy was announced as she welcomed Singaporean President Tony Tan to Britain for his state visit.

Pollution in pregnancy linked to lung damage in child

Women exposed to high levels of traffic pollution during the second trimester of pregnancy are at higher risk of giving birth to a child with weak lungs, researchers said Monday.

Pollution in pregnancy linked to lung damage in child

Women exposed to high levels of traffic pollution during the second trimester of pregnancy are at higher risk of giving birth to a child with weak lungs, researchers said Monday.

Motherhood was 'risky' for Jessica Alba
Motherhood was 'risky' for Jessica Alba

Actress Jessica Albasays becoming a mother was one of the most "risky" things she has ever done.

Katie Price to go under knife again
Katie Price to go under knife again

Former glamour model Katie Price is planning to go under the knife after two pregnancies in two years left her 'saggy'.

Smoking during pregnancy alters newborn's DNA

Babies born to mothers who smoke during pregnancy may find it difficult to cope with stressors of daily life later due to an alteration in DNA of a gene that regulates passage of stress hormones from mother to foetus, a study says.

Adequate healthy diet very important during pregnancy!

Eating an adequate healthy diet and nutrition is very important during pregnancy both for you and for your developing baby.

Good diet, exercise during pregnancy linked to host of benefits for women

A new study has revealed that healthy eating and increased physical activity, like walking during pregnancy is directly associated with a range of improved outcomes at birth.

Fried food increases diabetes risk during pregnancy

A new research has demonstrated that pregnant women who consume fried food on regular basis before conceiving are likelier to suffer from gestational diabetes.

Mother's viral infection may trigger diabetes in kid

 The exact cause of juvenile diabetes had eluded scientists for long and researchers have now found that a mother's exposure to viruses during pregnancy may cause type one diabetes and other auto-immune diseases in children.

Smoking during pregnancy may damage fertility of sons

Smoking during pregnancy can harm the developing foetus and mothers who smoke while they are pregnant or breast feeding may damage the future fertility of their sons.

Kids conceived after interval of 5 or more years at higher risk of autism

A new study has revealed that children who are conceived either less than 1 year or more than 5 years after the birth of their prior sibling are more likely to be diagnosed with autism than children conceived following an interval of 2-5 years.

Red wine may be harmful for pregnant women

A new study has claimed that red wine may not be good women who are expecting as its "healthy" ingredient could actually harm the unborn child's pancreas.

Milk drinking during pregnancy linked to infant iron deficiency: Research

Pregnant women who drink a lot of milk put their babies at risk of having an iron deficiency during an important phase of development, New Zealand researchers said Friday.

Indian-born nurse who took Australian royal prank call blamed herself, inquest hears

A nurse found hanging after a prank call from two Australian radio presenters about Kate Middleton`s first pregnancy blamed herself for the embarrassing release of intimate details of the duchess`s condition, an inquest heard on Thursday.

Binge drinking in pregnancy hurts child's mental health

A new study has revealed that binge drinking during pregnancy can negatively affect mental health of child aged 11 and deteriorates his school performance.

Sex education should start as early as 10: Study

Sex education should be imparted to children as young as 10 in order to curb unwanted early pregnancies, unsafe abortions, maternal deaths and STDs across the world, a new study suggests.

Pregnancy is mind-boggling: Kelly Rowland
Pregnancy is mind-boggling: Kelly Rowland

Former Destiny's Child star Kelly Rowland, who is expecting her first child with husband Tim Witherspoon, says feeling her baby move is mind-boggling.

Mila Kunis 'nervous' on delivering her first child
Mila Kunis 'nervous' on delivering her first child

Mila Kunis is reportedly "nervous" about giving birth to her and fiance Ashton Kutcher's first baby.