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Mother's Day special: For the cause of motherhood

Mothers are irreplaceable, so is the spirit of motherhood.

12 May 2019 5:17 PM

New mothers overlook their post-partum health

Mothers ignore their health after delivery, claims survey.

08 May 2019 3:12 PM

More women may be experiencing depression during pregnancy

Another factor is that people don’t live as close to family as they once did.

14 Jul 2018 1:37 PM

Diabetic mums are more likely to have children with autism, says study

Research, in recent years, has pointed toward a link between the condition, the immune system and the developing foetal brain.

26 Jun 2018 10:37 AM

Teen mothers in foster care have high risk of losing custody of babies

This has been attributed to inadequate parenting -the transmission of abuse and neglect across generations.

30 May 2018 9:31 AM

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Prenatal vitamin D tied to lower risk of underweight babies and birth defects

Mothers who took vit D during pregnancy were 28 pc less likely to have underweight newborns or babies who died in womb or during infancy.

30 May 2018 8:17 AM

Study shows babies suffer postpartum depression too

Studies show mother and child's cells are linked for up to 2 years after birth.

23 Jan 2018 3:15 PM

Fetuses grow differently in obese women

Maternal obesity has long been linked to an increased risk of pregnancy complications for mothers and infants.

05 Dec 2017 11:43 AM

Pregnant women should not sleep on back during tri-semester, may cause child to be stillborn

Study finds foetuses’ hearts become less active when their mothers lie-facing upwards as opposed to on their sides.

13 Oct 2017 12:27 PM

Agricultural pesticide exposure may cause women to have preterm babies

Offspring of expectant mothers who live near farms that apply heaviest concentrations of pesticides are most at risk, research shows.

14 Sep 2017 9:09 AM

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Breast cancer drug ups IVF success in older women

According to research one in five women who used the treatment were able to have a baby using their own eggs

16 Aug 2017 11:06 AM

Mums in Philippines breastfeed babies in public for a cause

Mothers breastfed babies in public to raise awareness about infant deaths and dispel taboos over practice.

05 Aug 2017 6:03 PM

Traumatised mothers fail to breastfeed, babies starve in Mosul

The camp southeast of Mosul, where Iraqi forces are deep into the eighth month of a massive operation against the ISIS terrorist group.

11 Jun 2017 12:19 PM

A strong foundation

She inadvertently passes on the same to her sons who go on to be fathers, brothers and husbands.

05 Apr 2017 12:30 AM

Living with children may cause loss of sleep in women: study

Each kid increases the odds of insufficient sleep by nearly 50 percent for their mothers

27 Feb 2017 1:01 PM

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