Two in five maternity services are not doing well enough in terms of safety, the health watchdog has warned.
Kim Kardashian West has defended her shapewear for pregnant women, saying it is not intended to slim their stomachs but to offer support for the weight of carrying the baby.
More than 1,400 babies were born in the north-east during a three-month period in lockdown, statistics have shown.
Healthy pregnant women do not have an increased risk of severe Covid-19, a new study suggests.
Inspectors found a cluster of six serious incidents where babies were born in a poor condition after a whistleblower reported concerns about safety in a hospital maternity unit.
NHS staff should have regular tests for Covid-19, scientists have said, after a new study highlighted the proportion of staff who had the disease but showed no symptoms.
A significant investment of £1.7 million has been approved for a north-east hospital.
Aberdeen City councillors are being asked to approve proposals to ensure they are entitled to maternity and paternity pay.
Issues at Glasgow and Edinburgh hospitals may force Aberdeen contractors ‘back to drawing board’ claims MSP
Contractors bidding to build Aberdeen's new maternity hospital and cancer centre may go “back to the drawing board” after problems in Edinburgh and Glasgow, an MSP claimed today.
Mothers-to-be are choosing to travel from far and wide to give birth at a new maternity unit.
A new midwife facility welcomed six newborn babies in April.
Statistics for two community midwife units have been released, showing the number of births in the past month - with most choosing water births.
A study by Aberdeen University has found that women are no more likely to have a stillbirth just because their mother may have had one.
A north-east MSP has called for assurances Aberdeen’s neonatal unit will not be downgraded.
Pregnant women fear having to give birth on the side of a road while being transferred between two north-east hospitals – according to a new report.
A pregnant woman had to take a 60-mile taxi journey in order to give birth in Aberdeen.
More than 10,000 sign petition to stop planned changes of maternity facilities at north-east hospital
A petition launched to stop the planned change in maternity facilities at a north-east hospital has gathered more than 10,000 signatures.
Work is nearing completion on a £1.1 million refurbishment of a hospital’s midwifery unit.
Health chiefs have apologised to a woman who suffered a miscarriage – for dealing with her insensitively.
Losing nearly three litres of blood while giving birth to her son at Aberdeen Maternity Hospital meant city woman Anna Weir needed several blood transfusions – here she tells her story
As reports suggest the Duchess of Cambridge wants a home birth for her next baby, a midwife outlines the pros and cons of home deliveries.
Babies born early will now get a jump-start in life after volunteers raised money for special kangaroo-style pouches.
The cost of designing two new health centres in Aberdeen has shot up by £1 million – to overcome “complexities”.
The Duchess of Cambridge never looked anything less than polished and chic. Beyonce made it look easy - even while expecting twins. For celebrities, pregnancy fashion seems like a doddle, but if you haven't got a stylist and 'glam squad' to hand, it can be pretty daunting.
Concerns have been raised plans to send pregnant women in Moray to Aberdeen or Inverness to give birth would put significant pressure on the strained ambulance service.
A charity has officially launched a £142,000 appeal to raise funds for a bereavement suite at Aberdeen's new Baird Family Hospital.
The demolition of Aberdeen Maternity Hospital is scheduled to go ahead in 2021.
The “ambitious” overhaul of NHS Grampian’s maternity facilities has been revealed.
Twenty midwives are to start at NHS Grampian in the next two months.
Young expectant and new mothers need help to know their rights at work after a study found they were significantly more likely to suffer discrimination.