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Watts, Klum design for baby charity


August 29th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) Hollywood celebrity mothers Naomi Watts and Heidi Klum have designed a pair of jeans to raise money for a baby charity.The stars, as well as ... Read more...

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Study reveals that Smoking during pregnancy increases birth defects


July 13th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) British scientists have finally come up with the evidence that supports the long-held view that pregnant women should not smoke. In a new study which was published ... Read more...

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Rushing Birth Even A Little Can Hurt Babies’ Health, Study Says


January 5th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has recently released a statement which states that rushing birth even a little can hurt the health of a ... Read more...

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March Of Dimes Walk Raises A Fund Of $40,000


April 25th, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, Apr 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) March Of Dimes walk witnessed a total gathering of about 350 walkers who flocked together at the Veterans Memorial Park. Soon after the walkers ... Read more...

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Million premature babies die every year


October 5th, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 5 (IANS) More than one million infants die worldwide every year because they are born too early, according to a recently released White Paper, The Global and Regional Toll of ... Read more...

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1 million premature babies worldwide die every year


October 5th, 2009 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 5 (ANI): Over one million infants who are born too early die each year, according to a new White Paper.Titled 'The Global and Regional Toll of Preterm Birth', it shows ... Read more...

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Health experts urge pregnant women to get flu shots


September 24th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 24 (ANI): Health experts have urged pregnant mothers get their flu shots as soon as the vaccines hit the market to protect themselves against both the seasonal flu and the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Brian Stokes Mitchell To Perform At Kennedy Funeral


August 29th, 2009 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Late Senator Edward.M.Kennedy, who died on August 25th will have Tony Award winner Brian Stokes Mitchell performing at his funeral on Saturday. Mitchell will sing "The Impossible Dream"from"Man Of La ... Read more...

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Megan McAllister is Fiancee of Craigslist Killer


April 21st, 2009 - 4:12 pm ICT by GD
The police have identified the craigslist killer who attacked three women in one week, killing one of them as Philip Markoff. He reportedly has a fiancée Megan McAllister and they were planning ... Read more...

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Maternal smoking can up birth defect risks


November 6th, 2008 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 6 (ANI): Pregnant women who have a smoking habit are more than twice as likely to have children with a cleft palate or lip birth defect, a new study ... Read more...

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C-sections a key factor in preterm birth increase


May 28th, 2008 - 5:46 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 28 (ANI): Cesarean sections are responsible for almost all of the increase in singleton preterm births, according to a new study.Researchers from the March of Dimes and the U.S. ... Read more...

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Pre-term babies at double risk of birth defects than full-term infants


May 21st, 2008 - 4:44 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Premature babies born in the United States are more than twice as likely to have a major birth defects than full-term infants, a new analysis of nearly ... Read more...

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New folic acid seal to help women prevent birth defects


January 13th, 2008 - 11:38 am ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): There's a warning for women who are at child-bearing age - a lack of Folic Acid in your diet could cause birth defects.Two new surveys have found ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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