New Brazilian figures reveal that more than 50 per cent of women in the South American country are opting to give birth by caesarean section. The World Heath Organisation recommends that no more than 15 to 20 per cent of births are by caesarean and the UK rate of c-sections currently stands at 25 per cent of all births, according to NHS Maternity Statistics. So why is the rate in Brazil so high? More »Does Having A Natural Birth Ruin Your Sex Life?
Your daily bathe may be part of your morning ritual but it could be doing you more harm than good More »How Often Should You Shower? Every Day Is A MYTH
Scientists may’ve discovered the key to helping women conceive a baby – and it’s all about cutting down on stress. More »Could A Stress-Relieving Drug Help Women Get Pregnant?
Advertisers have realised the awesome potential of the female market and are jumping on the bandwagon, but as well as making us spend more money, it might help push feminism further into the mainstream More »Femvertising Proves Advertisers Have Cottoned Onto Feminism: But Is That A Good Thing?
Health fads come in and out of fashion. Now and again a new nutritionist pops up with the ‘next big thing.’ It’s hard to believe anyone has the answer to our diet and beauty woes. And then there’s coconut oil… Once dismissed for its high-fat content, coconut oil is back and more popular than ever. It’s the elixir of youth, the secret to fabulous hair, and even tastes good on toast – but is it worth all the hype? We can’t get enough of it; here are 6 reasons to give coconut oil a try. More »6 Health Reasons You Need To Start Using Coconut Oil NOW
Cadbury's Creme Eggs have been downsized and instead of our much-loved Dairy Milk shells, we've got some inferior blend covering the gooey heart of our favourite Easter treat More »Creme Eggs In 2015 Are Not As We Remember: Bring Back Our Creme Eggs!
The first time you change your baby’s nappy can be challenging to say the least. Juggling dirty nappies, wipes, creams and clean nappies – not to mention a baby – makes it the ultimate multi-tasking mission More »The Rookie Nappy Changing Mistakes To Watch Out For
Who knew introducing a fourth member into our little family could be such a minefield? More »New Mummy Blog: Feeling Guilty About Having A Second Baby
The oldest Kardashian sibling has been eating the placenta from her third child’s birth in the form of pills More »Kourtney Kardashian Reveals She’s Eating Her Placenta Pills, Calls Them “Life Changing”
The Pope affirmed his support of breastfeeding in public during a baptism service this weekend More »Breastfeeding In The Sistine Chapel Approved By Pope Francis
Golden Globes 2015: Pregnant Keira Knightley Misses The Mark While Sophie Hunter Nails Maternity Gla …Yahoo Lifestyle - Mon, Jan 12, 2015 09:32 GMT
Keira Knightley and Benedict Cumberbatch’s fiancée Sophie Hunter had quite possibly the best accessories of the night – their blossoming baby bumps. More »Golden Globes 2015: Pregnant Keira Knightley Misses The Mark While Sophie Hunter Nails Maternity Glam
January can be a miserable month. Christmas is over and we’re back to the 9-5. Your plan for the next 31 days is to put your head down and wait patiently for spring to arrive – we know you’re out there sun! But it doesn’t have to be all gloom and doom. There are quick pick-me ups you can try to make this month seem a little brighter. More »7 Ways To Beat The Winter Blues
This parenting technique isn’t for the faint-hearted. It’s a tough method that can be emotionally trying – but it will give results. And quickly, too. More »Controlled Crying: The Pros And Cons Of This Baby Sleep Training Method
The world has aligned to make this a peak year for seeing the Northern Lights, and while you're up there there's a few other things you should see More »Northern Lights: This Is The Year (And North Norway's Got SO Much Else To Offer)
Our mum blogger asks a parenting expert for advice on how she can stop her pre-schoolers from squabbling More »Mum Diary: A Case Of Sibling Rivalry – Why Do My Children Argue?
Boys circumcised before their fifth birthday shown to have a higher likelihood of being on the Aspergers Spectrum Disorder, but is the ancient cultural practise the cause? More »Circumcision Linked To Autism In New Study
Astrologist Raphael has over 25 years of experience - today, to celebrate Kate Middleton's 33rd birthday, he shares his predictions for her year ahead. More »Kate Middleton's Birthday: Astrologer Predicts 'Challenging' Time In Her Year Ahead
Shocking figures have revealed that families can’t keep up with the expenses that come with having children More »Parents Struggling To Pay For Their Child’s School Trips – And Even Breakfast
A woman who nursed three members of her family successfully through their Ebola infection is headed to the US to finish her nursing training thanks to donations raised. And she's proof that access to education for women in the developing world is vital More »Liberian Trainee Nurse Saves Family From Ebola, Proves We Need To Educate The Women
Move over Prince George, there are new royal babies in town. Princess Charlene and Prince Albert of Monaco presented their four-week-old twins Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella to thousands of adoring fans on the balcony of Palais Princier in Monte Carlo, Monaco yesterday (Jan 7). More »Princess Charlene And Prince Albert Of Monaco Present Baby Twins To The World
Finding out that you’re expecting a baby is a pretty big deal – and an intimate moment that most of us want to share with just our partners. So why do women feel the need to post videos confirming whether they’re pregnant or not online? More »Pregnancy Test YouTube Reveals: The New Trend For Serious Oversharing
A lawyer in California's attempted to prove he's the world's coolest dad by throwing a ridiculously inappropriate party for his daughter's 18th birthday More »Dad Throws Playboy-Themed Party For His Teenage Daughter. Gets Arrested
Struggling to afford your child’s nursery or nanny? You’re not the only one. More »Childcare Costs So High Parents Are Considering Working Less
Our new mummy blogger will soon have two children under the age of two More »New Mummy Blog: Is There A Perfect Age Gap Between Children?