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Father kills infant daughter with nicotine


April 10th, 2012 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 10 (IANS) In another instance of desperation for a son, a father has been arrested in Madhya Pradesh's Gwalior town for killing his two-day-old daughter by feeding her ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Baby girls more malnourished than boys, says survey


January 17th, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Jan 17 (IANS) About 48 percent of pediatricians across Delhi, Haryana and Punjab, areas with most skewed sex ratio in India, have observed baby girls are more malnourished ... Read more...

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Stamp of khadi for philatelists at exhibition


February 12th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) A postage stamp printed on khadi -- Gandhi's preferred fabric and symbol of swadeshi during the freedom movement -- and personal "my stamps" are highlights of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Cancer survivor to become father with years old sperm


November 30th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 30 (IANS) Christopher Stone, aged 33, was just 17 when he was told he had testicular cancer. His testicle was removed but samples of his sperm were stored. And now, ... Read more...

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Parents ‘more likely to suffer depression in 1st year after childbirth’


September 7th, 2010 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 7 (ANI): A new study has revealed that parents face the highest risk of depression in the first year after a child's birth.Experiencing an episode of depression is highly likely ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Fathers shouldn’t leave parenting and household tasks only to mothers


June 14th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 14 (ANI): A new book has said that fathers must not leave all parenting and household tasks only to mothers, claiming that half of relationships suffer following the birth of ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Sarah Palin Supports Tim Tebow Abortion Ad


January 31st, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Alaska, Jan 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Every year, some of the advertisements of Super Bowl becomes a major point of debate. This year, the anti-abortion advertisement featuring the outstanding footballer Tim ... Read more...

Posted in Politics, Sports |

Researchers say umbilical cord could be new source of stem cells


December 18th, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): Stem cells can be easily harvested from the tissue of the umbilical cord, say University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine researchers.In the online version of the Journal of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Casey Jennings now a dad


August 26th, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by IBNS
By Prachi SinghAug 26 (IBNS) American beach volleyball player Casey Jennings has become a father of cute baby boy.Jennings’ wife and Olympic Gold Medalist Kerri Walsh gave birth to Jennings junior, who ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Chinese mums-to-be women giving cash to doctors for smooth delivery


June 27th, 2009 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 27 (ANI): Pregnant women in China are giving cash to doctors so that they receive better care during childbirth, according to a new survey.The study involving 1,227 pregnant women ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

IVF baby girl born from 21-year old frozen sperm


April 13th, 2009 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 13 (IANS) Fertility specialists heralded the birth of a baby girl who was conceived through in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) at their lab with sperm frozen 21 years ago, a world record. Chris ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Longer maternity leave results in fewer C-sections and increased breastfeeding


January 5th, 2009 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): In two new studies, researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, have found that taking maternity leave before and after the birth of a baby is beneficial ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Our placenta came from eggs of birds and reptiles


April 19th, 2008 - 5:30 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 19 (IANS) Researchers have unearthed clues about the ancient origins of placenta, a mother's intricate lifeline to her unborn baby supplying oxygen and vital nutrients. The evidence suggests the placenta ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Meet the Indian family that went from four to eight overnight


April 17th, 2008 - 3:34 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 17 (ANI): They might have drowned in sorrow after the loss of two children in infancy, but for this Indian couple from Artesia, California, the year 2008 couldnt have ... Read more...

Posted in National |

First clues about ancestral origin of placenta uncovered


April 15th, 2008 - 12:35 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 15 (ANI): The first clues about the ancient origins of the placenta - a mother's intricate lifeline to her unborn baby which delivers oxygen and nutrients critical to its ... Read more...

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