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Chinese couple have eight babies using IVF


December 19th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 19 (IANS) A Chinese couple has become parents to eight children using in-vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment and with the help of two surrogate mothers, a media report said ... Read more...

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British infertility clinic opens centre in Kerala


April 14th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, April 14 (IANS) Britain-based Bourn Hall, the world's first in vitro fertilization (IVF) clinic established by pioneers Professor Robert Edwards and Doctor Patrick Steptoe in 1980, Thursday launched its ... Read more...

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First genetic test for predicting IVF success developed


January 16th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 16 (ANI): Researchers have developed the first genetic blood test for predicting the chances that in vitro fertilization (IVF) will lead to a successful pregnancy.The test is based on the ... Read more...

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Plastics chemical ‘can damage egg quality in women’


December 16th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): Exposure to bisphenol A (BPA) may compromise the quality of a woman's eggs retrieved for in vitro fertilization (IVF), a small-scale University of California, San Francisco-led study found.As ... Read more...

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Celine Dion says she was originally carrying triplets


October 30th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 30 (ANI): Pop singer Celine Dion, who recently gave birth to twins, has revealed that she was earlier pregnant with triplets.The 42-year-old lost one of her babies early in the ... Read more...

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Celine Dion Gives Birth To Twin Boys


October 25th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The ever charismatic singer Celine Dion and her husband Rene Angelil are presently enjoying the bliss of parenthood these days. Celine Dion gave birth to healthy ... Read more...

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Celine Dion And Rene Angelil Welcome Twins


October 25th, 2010 - 2:08 am ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Canadian pop diva Celine Dion welcomed her healthy twin boys on Friday. The representative of the singer announced the news to the media. A reputed ... Read more...

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Pregnant Celion Dion hospitalized to avoid premature delivery


October 19th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 19 (ANI): Soon-to-be-mum Celine Dion has been hospitalized to avoid the premature delivery of the singer's twins.The 42-year-old is expected to give birth to twin boys with her husband Rene ... Read more...

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British physiologist wins 2010 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine


October 4th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by BNO News
STOCKHOLM (BNO NEWS) -- British physiologist Robert Geoffrey Edwards on Monday was awarded the 2010 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his in vitro fertilization procedure.Edwards, who is 85, was awarded ... Read more...

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Treatment helps woman deliver twins at 51


September 21st, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) A woman who remained childless for 23 years after marriage has delivered twins through an assisted reproductive method at the age of 51, her doctor said Tuesday. The ... Read more...

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Celine Dion Grarces Magazine Cover Showing Her Baby Bump


September 7th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Canadian singer, songwriter and actress Celine Dion is presently pregnant with twin boys. The "All The Way... A Decade Of Song" singer recently hogged limelight ... Read more...

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IVF treatments linked to autism


June 15th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 15 (ANI): There exists a strong link between in vitro fertilization (IVF) and mild to moderate cases of autism, according to a researcher at Tel Aviv University.Dr. Ditza Zachor of ... Read more...

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Celine Dion Expecting Twins At 42


June 5th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez June 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Celine Dion is pregnant again. This time she is blessed with twins. Her husband Rene Angelil, 68 and her nine years old son Rene Charles are ... Read more...

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Chinese woman, 60, gives birth to twin girls


May 27th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): A retired Chinese woman, who gave birth to twin girls at the age of 60, has landed at the top of the list of the country's oldest ... Read more...

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DNA advancement may halt transmission of inherited diseases


April 15th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 15(ANI): It may soon be possible to prevent mitochondrial diseases, caused by mutations in the DNA of mitochondria, the energy-producing structures of the cell, from being passed on from a ... Read more...

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My son is a miracle child: Celine Dion


February 17th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 17 (IANS) Canadian pop diva Celine Dion, who got pregnant after seeking medical assistance, says her son is a 'miracle'. Dion, 41, and her husband Rene Angelil, 68, are currently undergoing ... Read more...

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New device may boost IVF success


January 19th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): Scientists from University of Michigan have developed a novel device that could one day lead to significantly higher IVF success rates in humans.They built a device that imitates ... Read more...

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IVF success lower in women who used alternative fertility treatment


August 19th, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 19 (ANI): A new study from Denmark has revealed that the success of in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment is 30 percent lower among women who have used alternative fertility medicine. ... Read more...

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Celine Dion pregnant with her second child (Lead)


August 19th, 2009 - 10:04 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 19 (IANS) Canadian pop diva Celine Dion is pregnant with her second child. Just like their first child, the second child has also been conceived through in vitro fertilization (IVF) ... Read more...

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Novel method of assessing women’’s eggs may boost IVF success


March 24th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): In a major advance towards successful in-vitro fertilization (IVF), scientists have developed a new method to assess the quality of womens eggs and determine which are more ... Read more...

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‘Raman spectroscopy’ can to pick healthiest sperm for improved IVF treatment


February 26th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): In a bid to revolutionise in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment, Brit scientists have developed a new technology, called Raman spectroscopy, to find sperm with healthy, intact DNA for ... Read more...

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Study confirms IVF technique’’s effectiveness in overcoming infertility in women


January 15th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 15 (ANI): Examining live birth rates following in vitro fertilization (IVF), scientists have found that the method is extraordinarily effective and largely overcomes infertility, especially in younger women. IVF is ... Read more...

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Rising pre-term births in Western world cause concern


December 12th, 2008 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 12 (IANS) With the Western world witnessing an increasing number of pre-term babies and multiple births, a Canadian researcher has warned that this trend could become a major health hazard ... Read more...

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Festivities at home of world’s oldest mother continue on (Lead)


December 8th, 2008 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hisar (Haryana), Dec 8 (IANS) Festivities have not stopped at the house of Haryana resident Rajo Devi, who became the world's oldest mom at 70. "For the last 10 days, there is ... Read more...

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At world’s oldest mother’s house, it’s endless festivity


December 8th, 2008 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Hisar (Haryana), Dec 8 (IANS) A day after Haryana resident Rajo Devi became the world's oldest mother at 70, the festivities which began 10 days ago at her house have not stopped. ... Read more...

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Israeli couple makes news, but Indians reluctant on surrogacy


November 18th, 2008 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 18 (IANS) An Israeli gay couple may have made a splash in India by having their own baby through surrogacy, but the head of the institute here that made it ... Read more...

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IVF does not raise breast cancer risk


November 12th, 2008 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): A new research has dispelled fears that In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) may elevate womens risk of developing breast cancer.The nationwide study in the Netherlands found that the ... Read more...

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Four of Bahraini sextuplets die, 2 critical


June 25th, 2008 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 25 (IANS) Four of the sextuplets a Bahraini woman had given birth to have died while the remaining two are in critical condition. While three of the babies died Monday ... Read more...

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UAE president rejects draft in-vitro fertilisation law


June 18th, 2008 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 18 (IANS) United Arab Emirates (UAE) President Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has turned down a draft national law on in-vitro fertilization (IVF) expressing concern over a clause he ... Read more...

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Ramadoss inaugurates India’s first IVF Research Centre


February 7th, 2008 - 10:33 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 7 (ANI): Union Health Minister Dr. Anbumani Ramadoss today inaugurated the first state-of-the-art In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) Research Centre at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here. This ... Read more...

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