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Scientists warn of dangers in delaying motherhood


April 8th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 8 (IANS) Working women often postpone motherhood without realising its deleterious consequences, relying instead on reproductive technologies to restore their childbearing capacity, says a study."There is an alarming ... Read more...

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Beware! Fatty acids could lower quality of semen


March 14th, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 14 (IANS) The type of fatty diets men consume could lower the quality of semen, a study reveals.The study of 99 males, 71 percent of whom were overweight ... Read more...

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Healthy diet helps in fathering children


October 19th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 19 (IANS) Sperm quality is better among men who eat more fresh fish, fruits and vegetables and less junk food or red meat, researchers said. Three studies bring ... Read more...

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300 complaints against fake Pakistani fertility expert


July 27th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 27 (IANS) Over 300 childless people were duped by a man posing as a fertility expert who promised they would have children after going through his expensive treatment.The ... Read more...

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Soya- egg yolk mix helps UK mum give birth after 3 miscarriages, failed IVF


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 02 (ANI): A UK couple, who struggled to have a baby after three miscarriages and failed IVF treatments, are now proud parents of twins -- thanks to a mix of ... Read more...

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‘I AM’: unique rhythm, different mood textures (IANS Movie Review - Rating: ****)


April 28th, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "I AM"; Cast: Nandita Das, Purab Kohli, Juhi Chawla, Manisha Koirala, Sanjay Suri, Radhika Apte, Shernaz Patel, Anurag Kashyap, Rahul Bose, Arjun Mathur and Abhimanyu Singh; Director: Onir; Rating: ****How ... Read more...

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Zsa Zsa Gabor’s husband claims they are trying for baby via surrogate


April 15th, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 15 (ANI): Zsa Zsa Gabor's husband has revealed that he and his ailing wife are trying for a baby by using a surrogate.According to TMZ.com, Prince Frederic von Anhalt, 67, ... Read more...

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Cycling just for 5 hrs a week ‘could affect a man’s fertility’


December 11th, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 11 (ANI): If you are a regular cyclist, this may be important for you - a new study has found that cycling for at least five hours a week can ... Read more...

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Pakistani women go under knife to regain virginity


May 23rd, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 23 (IANS) Living as they do in a conservative, Muslim-dominated society where pre-marital sex is a religious taboo, many Pakistani women are going under the knife for hymen reconstruction surgeries ... Read more...

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Mariah Carey undergoing fertility treatment?


May 20th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 20 (IANS) Pop singer Mariah Carey, desperate to conceive her first child with husband Nick Cannon, is reportedly undergoing fertility treatment. Carey has been visiting a fertility clinic in Los ... Read more...

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Desperation to conceive makes Katie demand more sex


May 19th, 2010 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
London, May 18 (IANS) Model Katie Price, who is desperately struggling to conceive, has been demanding sex seven times a day from cage-fighter husband Alex Reid. Alex, 34, has admitted that the pair ... Read more...

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‘Broody’ Jordan ‘demands sex seven times a day from Alex Reid’


May 18th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 18 (ANI): Katie Price a.k.a Jordan insists her husband Alex Reid to have sex seven times a day, it has emerged.Jordan is desperate to get pregnant for the fourth time ... Read more...

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Woman becomes mother - thanks to Viagra!


March 23rd, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 23 (ANI): A woman has given birth to a baby thanks to men's sex-drive booster Viagra.Kerry Horan, 34, suffered a miscarriage and three rounds of failed IVF since her marriage ... Read more...

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Free human eggs at US fertility clinic


March 18th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Mar 18 (Pen Men at Work): Now this may be the first incident of its kind. An American fertility clinic which is trying to promote itself in England invited fierce criticism ... Read more...

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Quick ‘egg timer’ reads women’s biological clock


February 21st, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0Melbourne, February 21 (ANI): Experts have come up with a simple, quick and inexpensive test that can measure a woman's egg reserve.The revolutionary test, dubbed the "egg timer", was proven ... Read more...

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Brit couple finally become parents to twins after spending 25yrs trying!


January 14th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 14 (ANI): After waiting for 25 years and spending almost 100,000 pounds, a couple in Britain have finally become parents to twins.Neil and Monique Ward married in 1985, but they ... Read more...

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Brazilian doctor being investigated for manipulating genes


August 25th, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Aug 25 (EFE) Roger Abdelmassih, a Brazilian doctor arrested last week on charges that he sexually abused dozens of patients, is also under investigation for manipulating genetic material at his ... Read more...

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Cairns to become cosmetic surgery hub of Australia


July 27th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 27 (ANI): Cairns, a regional city in Far North Queensland, is set to become the IVF and cosmetic surgery hub of Australia.According to The Australian, after an increase in weekly ... Read more...

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World’s oldest new mother passes away at 69


July 16th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): A woman who became the world's oldest new mother in 2006, when she gave birth to twin boys at the age of 66, has passed away.Maria del ... Read more...

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Lifestyle could be hurdle to fertility: study


July 6th, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 6 (IANS) Many people link obesity, smoking, drugs and stress with infertility problems, but lifestyles could also come in the way of conception for many couples. A University of Adelaide ... Read more...

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Mariah Carey sparks pregnancy rumours


March 3rd, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, March 3 (ANI): Mariah Carey has reportedly been making rounds at a renowned fertility clinic in Beverly Hills, California.The megastar, along with her hubby Nick Cannon, was spotted coming ... Read more...

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World’s first ‘designer baby’ next year


March 3rd, 2009 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 3 (IANS) A fertility clinic here has fulfilled Adolf Hitler's dream of creating a "dream race.'' The Los Angeles Fertility Institutes, run by Dr Jeff Steinberg who played a key ... Read more...

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Indian surrogate mother brings cheer to Israeli gay couple


November 19th, 2008 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov 19 (ANI): Yonatan and Omer Gher are on the top of the world, as they became proud parents of a child conceived with the help of a surrogate Indian ... Read more...

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Gum infections can make men infertile


August 23rd, 2008 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, August 23 (ANI): An Israeli study has uncovered an association between male infertility and gum infections. Scientists from the Bikur Holim Hospital in Jerusalem and the Hebrew University-Hadassah School of ... Read more...

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Soy foods, low sperm count linked, says study


July 24th, 2008 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 24 (IANS) Even eating half a serving of soy food daily could engender a lower sperm count among men, particularly the obese. The largest ever study examining the link between ... Read more...

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Intake of soy food means lower sperm concentrations


July 24th, 2008 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , July 24 (ANI): Men who have a daily consumption of half a serving of soy food on average may have lower sperm concentrations than men who do not eat ... Read more...

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IVF does not boost developmental disorder risk in kids


July 9th, 2008 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 9 (ANI): Researchers at the University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands, have found that IVF does not increase risk of developmental disorders in children. Dr. Karin Middelburg, from the ... Read more...

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Man has miracle twins 22 years after he had a vasectomy


June 21st, 2008 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London , June 21 (ANI): A 50-year-old man, who had a vasectomy 22 years ago, has become a proud father of twins after a miraculous treatment at a British fertility clinic.Steven ... Read more...

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A new method to avoid multiple IVF pregnancies


March 16th, 2008 - 5:28 pm ICT by admin
New York, March 16 (IANS) In a new study, scientists have identified genetic markers that allow the selection of eggs with the best chance of successful pregnancy after in vitro fertilisation (IVF). ... Read more...

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