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  1. Food poisoning - listeria

    18 Apr 2018

    Listeria infection is uncommon but very dangerous for the elderly, people whose immune systems are not working properly and pregnant women and their unborn babies...

  2. Abortion

    13 Apr 2018

    All women should have access to accurate information about abortion so they can make their own informed decisions...

  3. Immunisation and pregnancy

    Immunisation can protect a woman and her unborn baby against many infectious diseases...

  4. Conceiving a baby

    05 Mar 2018

    The odds of a young fertile couple conceiving by having sexual intercourse around the time of ovulation (the release of the egg from the ovary) are approximately one in five every month. Around nine...

  5. Pregnancy - signs and symptoms

    28 Feb 2018

    All women experience pregnancy differently, and you will experience different symptoms at different stages of your pregnancy...

  6. Contraception after giving birth

    27 Feb 2018

    After having a baby, you need to choose an effective method of contraception if you don't want to have another baby straight away...

  7. Contraception - emergency contraception

    26 Feb 2018

    It is best to take emergency contraception as soon as possible, ideally within 24 hours of having unprotected sex, but it still works well within 96 hours (four days)...

  8. Childbirth - pain relief options

    20 Feb 2018

    Understanding your pain relief options can help you cope better with the pain of childbirth...

  9. Pregnancy and teeth

    04 Feb 2018

    It's important to look after your teeth and gums when you're pregnant, as gum disease can affect your baby...

  10. Alcohol and pregnancy

    14 Dec 2017

    There’s no safe level of alcohol use during pregnancy. It’s safest to not drink at all during pregnancy, when trying to conceive, and while breastfeeding...