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12 tips for a healthy motherhood

It is important to take care of oneself, especially during the early months after delivery.

25 Aug 2018 6:15 PM

Couple trying to get pregnant for 4 yrs were having anal sex, she was still virgin

Blunder came to light after a 26-year-old man and his 24-year-old wife went to see an obstetrician about their lack of success.

25 Aug 2018 3:58 PM

Teenager was left vomiting with excruciating pain, her fallopian tube twisted 4 times

The cause of ovarian torsion is not known, but it is thought to be linked to vigorous sexual activity.

23 Aug 2018 9:13 AM

Here's how smoking harms your unborn baby

Pregnant women should keep the following in mind before lighting a cigarette.

22 Aug 2018 1:20 PM

Endometriosis silently kills chances of motherhood

Find out about the causes and symptoms.

20 Aug 2018 6:58 PM


Mothers' pesticide levels may lead to autism in children

The findings appeared in the American Journal of Psychiatry.

18 Aug 2018 8:03 PM

Mothers facing stress during pregnancy may expose girls as young as 2 to depression

It may happen because women of all ages are more likely to internalise emotions as compared to males.

17 Aug 2018 8:44 PM

Children born to women exposed to DDT at higher risk of autism

For the overall sample of autism cases, the odds were nearly one-third higher among offspring exposed to elevated maternal DDE levels.

16 Aug 2018 8:55 PM

Woman has one of shortest labours ever, gives birth to baby in nine minutes

While a normal labour lasts hours, the woman did not even realise she was giving birth until the baby boy arrived on her bathroom floor.

15 Aug 2018 4:09 PM

Avoid unwanted pregnancy with this app

The company assures that the app is 93% use effective.

12 Aug 2018 7:08 PM


1 in 7 children of Zika-infected mothers have problems

Study focused on children of women in Puerto Rico, other territories, where most cases were seen when disease swept across Americas.

08 Aug 2018 9:44 AM

Isthmocele: A growing concern in India

Here is all you need to know

06 Aug 2018 2:22 PM

Uterine defects during menarche cause fertility problems

Timely intervention can help prevent miscarriages and help treat the condition to have a healthy course of pregnancy.

06 Aug 2018 11:17 AM

Miracle birth: Mum with 2 wombs conceives in both at same time, delivers twins

The odds of the phenomenon are 500 million to one, with fewer than a hundred examples ever recorded worldwide.

31 Jul 2018 12:29 PM

Multiple pregnancies make women's cells age faster

Cellular ageing was accelerated by between 0.5 and 2 years for each additional pregnancy.

26 Jul 2018 2:38 PM


Biomarkers to prevent stillbirth detected

Focusing on chemicals within the body gives scientists a clearer view of the potential causes and reasons.

26 Jul 2018 12:10 PM

Multiple pregnancies might make women's cells age faster

A new study's findings were reached by looking at two separate markers of cellular aging telomere length and epigenetic age in young women.

26 Jul 2018 11:58 AM

Hypogonadism - A lesser known cause of female infertility

Sex hormones also control the sex characteristics like breast development in women, testicular development in men, and pubic hair growth.

22 Jul 2018 2:34 PM

Shocking: You can get pregnant, while pregnant

Called superfetation, it is rare phenomenon where woman's egg is fertilised by sperm while another egg is already growing in womb.

20 Jul 2018 3:42 PM

Nicotine exposure during pregnancy harmful for baby

Nicotine replacement therapies may not protect infants from SIDS.

19 Jul 2018 4:20 PM