After the gruelling months of pregnancy, child birth is almost a fitting end to the saga. Labour is induced when the baby is ready to be born. Actual labour may be preceded by a series of false contractions that may feel like labour. Although text books usually describe labour as occurring in three...


Women who develop fevers while pregnancy might be twice as likely to have a child with autism spectrum disorder or another developmental delay.

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No one knows exactly what harmful effects even the smallest amount of alcohol has on a developing baby.


Smoking, drug abuse and alcohol consumption are an absolute no during pregnancy.