biological fathers

Father’s incarceration raises chances kids will use drugs

September 29th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 29 (ANI): A new study has suggested that father's incarceration is linked with substantially elevated risks for illegal drug use in adolescence and early adulthood.Researchers from Bowling Green State University ... Read more...

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Give passports to surrogate Indian mother’s twins: apex court

December 4th, 2009 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday asked the central government to provide necessary travel documents to twins born to a surrogate Indian mother to help the babies acquire a ... Read more...

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No passports to babies of surrogate Indian mothers, apex court told

November 30th, 2009 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The central government Monday told the Supreme Court that babies born to surrogate Indian mothers but alien biological fathers are not entitled to Indian passports which can ... Read more...

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1 in 3 Chinese men not biological father of his kids

September 23rd, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 23 (ANI): There has been a dramatic increase in the number paternity tests in China as more suspicious husbands are checking on their wives' fidelity.A leading Beijing paternity testing ... Read more...

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Western diet may be bad for teens’ mental health

June 9th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 9 (ANI): Western diet may have a negative impact on adolescents' mental health, according to a new study.In the study of 1600 14-year-old adolescents, Dr Wendy Oddy, from the Telethon ... Read more...

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Genetic testing turning into unethical industry: Researcher

February 18th, 2009 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 18 (IANS) Genetic testing to know risks of hereditary diseases and confirm paternity is fast turning into an unethical and greedy industry, a Canadian researcher has warned. Medical testing companies ... Read more...

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Parents quality time with kids unaffected by family setup

August 3rd, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 3 (ANI): Parents in stepfamilies and in other non-traditional families spend as much quality time with their kids as those in traditional families, barring a few exceptions, says a ... Read more...

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Biological fathers dont always make the best dads

August 1st, 2008 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 1 (ANI): It is not always biological fathers who make the best dads, for social fathers also parent well, according to a new study.The new study has shown ... Read more...

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