A young woman of normal weight may be pregnant and not know it, but it's more likely to happen if overweight.
As our uptake of fast foods and 'away from home' meals grows, so do our waistlines. It's time to get cooking again.
Kate felt a bit ill during her European holiday. Little did she know she was over 8 months pregnant.
And I'm tired of people telling them, 'Boys don't do that.'
STEPHEN LACEYMarried for 33 years, a Hare Krishna couple share the secrets to their strong relationship.
KASEY EDWARDS"I don’t want a perfect photo, I want a photo of my perfect child."
Most people aren't aiming for the catwalk they just want to look fashionable, writes Lesley Drakeford.
Shop mannequins should reflect our diverse society, it shouldn't be one size fits all, says Tina Gilles.
VIDEO: A young entertainer makes an outlandish offer that tempts the Duke of Edinburgh.
Facial hair growers bristled with pride after NZ's first beard and moustache competition.
Fallen victim to a Nigerian prince? You might just be one scientifically more inclined to trust strangers than others.
Benedict Cumberbatch 's interview for Out magazine is making us fall in love with him all over again.
Hundreds of protestors swarm a British supermarket after a lesbian couple were kicked out for sharing a kiss.
With husbands, lovers and numerous suicide attempts, sixties icon Brigitte Bardot has a life as dramatic as her films.
Is Apple's offer to cover the cost of egg-freezing empowering, or forcing women into starting families later?
OPINION: So Amal Alamuddin changed her last name to Clooney. Is it wrong to be disappointed?
Forget work, this 22-year-old is twerking 9 till 5 on Vine and raking in thousands of dollars a second to do it.
Angela Sunkel is battling cancer and trying to raise enough money for what is her only shot at a cure.
"I wanted to show that a guy like me can live a normal life - still be visible in the community and be widely accepted."
World of WearableArt 2014 pulled record audiences amd added $22m to local economy.
Charlie, 8, is the internet's latest hero and he's giving Patrick Swayze a run for his money.
Everybody thought I was in a vegetative state, but in reality I was there the whole time.
Unusual mix of graveside etiquette, coffin size and chocolate are part of Napier's Art Deco Weekend.
Vic Tamati has "LOVE" tattooed on his right hand. He got it done as teenager. The fist was the only love he knew.
It's hard to decide which is sillier: the girl obsessed with taking the perfect selfie, or the person filming and mocking her?
Choosing medical cannabis was possibly the hardest decision I have ever made. But I don’t regret it.
Think your teenager hates you and doesn't ever listen to you? Read this.
What is driving increasing numbers of couples overseas for surrogacy - and why we should care.
There's a war brewing over who gets to tell us how we should eat, drink, dress and shop.
OPINION: The first rule of assertiveness is mutual respect: regard the person you're dealing with as a fellow human being.
Wellington Mayor Celia Wade-Brown gave up a basic human right everyone should have - a roof over their head - last night.
When did we start ignoring all the rules of getting to know someone and move straight to the hug?
Wellington will bare all in 2016 when the capital hosts the world's largest nudist conference.
In hot demand at 86, model Daphne Selfe was 'discovered' at 70.
Brittany Maynard carries the pill that will end her life in her wallet. At 29, she will die on her terms.
I don't feel it's my job to show my son what a 'real woman' looks like, but one mum certainly does.
"You wonder if you're going to be able to live the same life you felt like you were supposed to."
Unhappily partnered parents: Please don't stay together 'for the kids.' You're not doing them any favours.
OPINION: The formula of choosing something, working for it and then being happy never works.
OPINION: Why don't we focus on men's rights to enjoy the same workplace flexibility as mothers, asks Sam De Brito.
Is there really such a thing as short-man syndrome? Bess Manson examines the psychology of height.
'I put his body on a little bed on an ice pack ... friends poured through the house to say goodbye.'
We all have words which, no matter how many times we write them, will always trip us up.
Suggests that if a speech like that had been made sooner she'd have called herself a feminist earlier.
Briar Bayes, 12, has a new-found respect for the "over-rated" selfie.
Viral time-lapse video shows a baby aging four years in just three minutes.
A young Kiwi mum whose battle against cancer caught Robin Williams' attention has died.
"I was inspired by Emma Watson’s speech, but also by Beyonce’s philosophy of female empowerment."
The question is being posed to female celebrities more frequently than ever before - so what's the right answer?
Bets flood in on the name of the new royal sprog, but a Palace source says it's a done deal.
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