Melissa Shedden A barrage of conflicting advice about do's and don'ts during pregnancy awaits women.
'I loved pregnancy - but I never want to be a mum': prolific surrogate mother retires after 10 babies
What sort of woman offers to be a surrogate for a childless couple? An incredibly altruistic one, of course.
Daisy Dumas News of Catherine and William's baby sees a very different royal pregnancy playing out to those that went before.
Alissa Warren Surely Kate's pregnancy is smooth sailing after the magical 12-week mark? No, it's just the beginning, writes Alissa Warren.
Adele Horin WHEN a couple disagrees on whether to have a child or more children, the woman's wishes usually prevail.
Sarah-Jane Collins Olympic gold medallist Catherine Freeman has revealed she is pregnant with her first child, and has developed type 2 diabetes as a result.
Pfizer, the world’s biggest drugmaker, has recalled 1 million birth-control packs after discovering that pills were mixed up inside the packages, possibly putting women at risk for unintended...
Fertility and fingerfood
Nedahl Stelio Welcome to an egg-freezing party. Where women drink champagne, are educated on the science of freezing their eggs, and the offer of putting your fertility on hold is being openly discussed.
Who's the daddy? A sperm-donor daughter's quest to discover her real father.
Maureen Matthews There is no reason not to enjoy sex during menstruation.
Matt Roper A Brazilian man whose parents were African slaves could be the oldest living person ever documented after receiving a birth certificate showing he turned 126 last week, it was reported on Tuesday.
Katherine Feeney Survey suggests those born first stand a better chance of landing a loving, long-term relationship than their siblings.
Katherine Feeney New research indicates those born first stand a better chance of landing a loving, long-term relationship than their siblings. Only children were also less lucky in love.
Daisy Dumas This was bound to happen. It’s only the natural order of things, for a column that pits the favourite spots of some of our best-known Sydneysiders against S’s taste tests to cut the...
Teens and sex
Matty Silver Talking about sex with teenagers is something most parents find difficult; the teenage years are tough on both teens and parents.
The secret to a long life
Julian Ryall Misao Okawa, a Japanese woman born in 1898, shares her recipe for longevity: eating lots of sushi and sleeping eight hours a night.
How times have changed
Sandy Smith Repulsive no-no or healthy supplement? The debate is a long way from being settled.
Catherine Rodie The scientists behind the female condom have been tinkering with the design, and they think that this time round, it is going to take off.
Outsource personal life
Cosima Marriner Do we outsource too much of ourselves?
Depression is personal. No two cases are the same and not all treatments suit everyone.