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Mexican woman with nine babies a fraud, say doctors


May 1st, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 1 (IANS) A 32-year-old Mexican woman, who said she was pregnant with nine babies, was not pregnant at all and "just obese". She could not be expecting because ... Read more...

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‘Menstruating’ hen blamed for bloody egg white


March 5th, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 5 (IANS) A Chinese company claimed its "hens were menstruating" when a customer complained that the egg whites of its products were blood red.Bai, who hails from Qingdao ... Read more...

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Caffeine consumption can drive female infertility


July 21st, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 21 (IANS) Caffeine reduces muscle activity in the fallopian tubes that carry eggs from a woman's ovaries to her womb, which can reduce a woman's chance of becoming ... Read more...

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Female hormone could be key to ‘ideal’ male contraceptive


March 17th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 17 (ANI): Scientists have made a breakthrough that could be used to design a new class of contraceptive pills.A sperm's path to an egg is more a deadly obstacle course ... Read more...

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Potential biomarkers for early diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy identified


February 17th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): Researchers have identified potential biomarkers for early diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy.Ectopic pregnancy (EP) occurs when an embryo does not attach normally inside the mother's uterus, but instead attaches ... Read more...

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How chlamydia can increase the risk of an ectopic pregnancy


January 12th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): A new study has found that women who have had chlamydia are at greater risk of an ectopic pregnancy because of a lasting effect of the infection.The research ... Read more...

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Now, take a lunch break to get sterilized in secret!


December 20th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 20 (ANI): Women are these days opting for secret 'lunch hour breaks', where instead of the usual lunch, they get themselves sterilization appointments.A private clinic claims it is the first ... Read more...

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Now, a blood test to spot ectopic pregnancy


October 29th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 29 (ANI): Scientists are developing a blood test for ectopic pregnancies, which could help save the fertility of thousands of women.It would enable the life-threatening condition to be diagnosed within ... Read more...

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Women who smoke ‘four times more likely to have ectopic pregnancy’


September 28th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 28 (ANI): Women who smoke regularly are four times more likely to have ectopic pregnancy than those who don't smoke, say scientists.Researchers of the Edinburgh University have found a chemical ... Read more...

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Preventive mastectomies pay off for some women


September 4th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 4 (ANI): A long-term study of women who are genetically prone to breast or ovarian cancer has shown that those who undergo major preventive surgeries had a reduced risk of ... Read more...

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‘The Couples’ Complete Guide to Getting Pregnant’


July 1st, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): A new book has shed light on some pregnancy myths and offers tips to couples who want to get pregnant.'A Baby at Last!: The Couples' Complete Guide to ... Read more...

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Sperm’s swimming secrets revealed


February 5th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): In a breakthrough study, scientists from University of California, San Francisco, have identified a mechanism that prompts the male sperm to start swimming to reach and fertilize egg.The ... Read more...

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New discovery paves way for Chlamydia vaccine


November 17th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): Vaccine against Chlamydia, a common sexually transmitted infection (STI) in humans, may not be far away, thanks to a new discovery by scientists.A thesis from the Sahlgrenska Academy ... Read more...

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New Zealanders to sit on toilets shaped like Madonna’s ‘pointy’ Bra


September 8th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Sep 8 (ANI): Architectures in New Zealand capital Wellington are all set to build a toilet block that will clearly resemble the shape of Madonna's infamous pointy bra to jazz ... Read more...

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Fallopian tubes could offer new stem cell source


June 18th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): Researchers from Human Genome Research Centre at the University of Sao Paulo have claimed that discarded human fallopian tubes can be a rich source of stem cells for ... Read more...

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Novel surgery technique offers new hope for cervical cancer patients


June 1st, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 1 (ANI): Survival rates among cervical cancer patients may be improved by as much as 20 per cent by making subtle changes to major surgery, researchers in Germany suggest.Writing ... Read more...

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Little epidemic of chlamydia infections in Gen Ys Down Under


September 17th, 2008 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 17 (ANI): An increasing number of women in generation Y age group have become a victim of chlamydia, a sexually transmitted infection (STI) that can cause infertility, according to ... Read more...

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Naomi Campbell ready to have a baby


September 15th, 2008 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 15 (ANI): Supermodel Naomi Campbell has revealed that she would love to have a baby now.The catwalk queen admits that initially childbirth had never before featured in her mind, ... Read more...

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Naomi Campbells life saving fertility operation


September 15th, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 15 (ANI): Supermodel Naomi Campbell has spoken about her recent cyst operation that not only saved her life, but blessed her with fertility.The catwalk queen flew to Brazil especially ... Read more...

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Bajrang Dal members booked for assaulting professor


May 27th, 2008 - 7:48 pm ICT by admin
Kanpur, May 27 (IANS) Some members of the Bajrang Dal here have been booked for assaulting a Kanpur University professor who allegedly framed a question on surrogate motherhood using names of Hindu ... Read more...

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30-minute female snip to revolutionise sterilisation in women


April 27th, 2008 - 5:46 pm ICT by admin
London, April 27 (ANI): Scottish doctors have developed a new technique for women wanting to be sterilised - a 30-minute female snip.The new method not only prevents the need for abdominal ... Read more...

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Kidman still upset over ‘false’ ‘pregnancy rumours during Cruise marriage


November 14th, 2007 - 10:24 am ICT by admin
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