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Simpson wants C-section delivery


April 20th, 2012 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 20 (IANS) Pregnant singer Jessica Simpson wants to avoid the pain of a normal delivery, and has opted to give birth to her first child through Caesarean ... Read more...

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Odisha’s health workers fight maternal deaths (Feature)


March 12th, 2012 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Balasore (Odisha), March 12 (IANS) The National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) may have made a dent in many backward regions of India, but here in this coastal district of Odisha ... Read more...

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Amanda Holden has a scary time while giving birth


January 26th, 2012 - 11:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Details are emerging about what took place when Britain’s Got Talent judge Amanda Holden went into labor. The British newspaper Daily Mail reports that the 40-year-old had ... Read more...

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Bachchans upset with morphed pictures of newborn


November 19th, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Pictures of Aishwarya Rai and her newborn baby girl have been doing the rounds on the internet. However, Ash's father-in-law, megastar Amitabh Bachchan and ... Read more...

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Honda eyes 15 percent sales growth


October 11th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 11 (IANS) Japanese car maker Honda's Indian subsidiary Tuesday said it is eyeing 10-15 percent sales growth in terms of volume this fiscal."We had sold 60,000 units in ... Read more...

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Pregnant women to get transport fare to hospitals: Azad


August 3rd, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) As part of its effort to reduce maternal and infant mortality, the government has launched a new scheme for providing transport fare, free medicines and ... Read more...

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In rare case, woman delivers after ovarian tumour surgery


February 22nd, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) In what doctors call a first for India, a Mumbai-based woman who had undergone a critical laparoscopic ovarian tumour surgery delivered a healthy girl child and both ... Read more...

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‘Government needs to incentivise health insurance’


January 7th, 2011 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) The government should incentivise health insurance, especially for low-income people, to ensure good health for all, a senior industry official said here Friday. "Everyone should have access ... Read more...

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Foetus removed from newborn boy


November 16th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 16 (IANS) In a rare case, an underdeveloped foetus was found in a month-old male child in Chhattisgarh and was removed through surgery, a doctor who carried out the operation ... 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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India to give three aircraft to Seychelles (Second Lead)


July 19th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Consolidating its security ties in the strategic southern Indian Ocean, India Monday vowed to help conduct maritime safety operations in the Seychelles and give the archipelago ... Read more...

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India to give Seychelles three aircraft for surveillance (Lead)


July 19th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) India Monday agreed to give three aircraft to the Seychelles for maritime surveillance in the Indian Ocean region that is plagued by threats of increasing piracy in ... Read more...

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India to give Seychelles Dornier, Chetak helicopters to combat piracy


July 19th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jul 19 (ANI): Defence Minister AK Antony, who is on a two day trip to Seychelles, has agreed to provide one new Dornier and two Chetak helicopters for maritime surveillance ... Read more...

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Private hospitals disqualified from birth scheme in Madhya Pradesh


March 18th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanjay Sharma Bhopal, March 18 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh has disqualified private hospitals from a scheme to promote institutional deliveries - as opposed to births at home - after the World Health Organisation ... Read more...

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Babies born by C-section ‘at increased asthma risk’


June 30th, 2009 - 11:54 am ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): Babies born by ceasarean section are more susceptible to developing diseases including asthma and diabetes, according to a new research.And scientists hold stress experienced by children during the ... Read more...

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Birthing chair to give relief to mothers


April 15th, 2009 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
By Aparajita Gupta Kolkata, April 15 (IANS) The problem of excruciating delivery pain experienced by women during childbirth seems to have found an answer in birthing chairs, now popular in the west.A private ... Read more...

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HLL Lifecare to set up 100 hospitals across India by 2013


March 9th, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 9 (IANS) HLL Lifecare has entered into a joint venture with Acumen Fund USA to set up 100 hospitals providing high quality service at affordable rates across India by 2013. ... Read more...

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Naomi Watts pals scotch caesarean birth rumours


February 18th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 18 (ANI): Amid rumors that Hollywood actress Naomi Watts baby Samuel Kai was born through a caesarean operation, her close pals have revealed that the actress had a normal ... Read more...

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Patience during stalled labour can avoid unnecessary c-sections


November 1st, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 1 (ANI): Heres some useful advice for mums-to-be patience during stalled labour can avoid childbirths through c-sections, according to a new study.Researchers from University of California, San Francisco have ... Read more...

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Orissa woman gives birth to identical triplets


June 2nd, 2008 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Jajpur (Orissa), June 2 (IANS) A 24-year old woman in Orissa's Jajpur district has given birth to identical triplets, a rarity that occurs once in three million births, a health official said ... Read more...

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Appropriate treatment dramatically lowers baby HIV risk


May 7th, 2008 - 1:20 pm ICT by admin
London, May 7 (ANI): Appropriate treatment can slash the risk of HIV being passed on from mother to child, says a new study.The study, which emphasises, the need for appropriate treatment ... Read more...

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