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.
Katherine Feeney Survey suggests those born first stand a better chance of landing a loving, long-term relationship than their siblings.
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.
A 63-year-old Dutch woman has given birth, becoming the oldest-ever new mother in the Netherlands, the hospital and news reports say.
Dvora Meyers The tabloid obsession with baby bumps conveniently fuses our fascination with women’s appearances with our preoccupation with their reproductive functions.
Glenda Kwek Once every 12 years, something very big happens to China's birth rate ... about 2700 more babies are born every day.
Which season were you born in?
Nicola Fifield Why winter's child has the joys of spring.
Fiona Govan Spanish woman admits she slept with a dwarf stripper on her hens night after giving birth to a baby with dwarfism.
'Extremely painful time'
Jenna Clarke Ada Nicodemou has spoken out about the still birth of her son by sharing a touching poem.
Who's the daddy? A sperm-donor daughter's quest to discover her real father.
Jane Cadzow For more than an hour, Ross Cameron has been toying dejectedly with the blueberry bagel on the desk in front of him. Finally, he picks it up and tosses it into the bin.
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.
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...
Annabel Ross Meet Buck Angel: trans man, adult film star and LGBT icon.
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.
How times have changed
Sandy Smith Repulsive no-no or healthy supplement? The debate is a long way from being settled.
Sandy Smith In the era of "is nothing private any more?" thousands of women are revealing their pregnancy test results live on camera and posting the videos on YouTube even before they have told their husbands,...
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.
Matty Silver Buying condoms means that you want sex and many aren't comfortable showing it, when in our modern society it really should be as easy as buying toothpaste.