Sandy Smith What Aussie mums can learn from traditional childbirth practices.
Fact v fiction
Dr Deborah Bateson How contraception affects fertility, weight and your risk of cancer.
Dvora Meyers The tabloid obsession with baby bumps conveniently fuses our fascination with women’s appearances with our preoccupation with their reproductive functions.
A 63-year-old Dutch woman has given birth, becoming the oldest-ever new mother in the Netherlands, the hospital and news reports say.
Glenda Kwek Once every 12 years, something very big happens to China's birth rate ... about 2700 more babies are born every day.
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.
Rebecca Holman How to keep your mouth shut and play nice while your friend works out she’s shacked up with a total drip.
Cosima Marriner Children raised by same-sex parents fare just as well in their education, emotional and social development as those raised by heterosexual parents, new research shows.
Knowing your place
Thea O'connor It's 10 years since parenting educator Michael Grose wrote When First Borns Rule the World and Last Borns Want to Change It.
Annabel Ross Meet Buck Angel: trans man, adult film star and LGBT icon.
A tragic school shooting prompted recollections of a disturbing incident.
It's that time of year again when people around the world recount the Christmas tale of Jesus' birth to the Virgin Mary.
Amanda Hoh Richard Avis is on a mission, and there are approximately 188 people in NSW who can help.
Victoria Lambert The experimental treatments that today’s fertility scientists keep coming up with are astonishing.
Going through early menopause is no longer a barrier to having a baby. Victoria Lambert looks at the new frontiers of reproduction.
Cosima Marriner Summer babies are more likely to struggle with sharing, concentrating, making friends and helping than those born during winter, new research suggests.
Melissa Shedden A barrage of conflicting advice about do's and don'ts during pregnancy awaits women.
Male fertility test
Victoria Lambert The new DIY male fertility test will mark a shift in the way we talk about a growing problem for men.
Jill Stark According to researcher Brené Brown, if you have one 'move a body' friend in your life, you're lucky
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