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Women’s rights being violated in India’s surrogacy capital


March 2nd, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) A study by the New Delhi-based Centre for Social Research (CSR) has pointed to a grave violation of the women's rights at India's surrogacy hub, ... Read more...

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Indian surrogacy brings twin delights to Australian couple


January 8th, 2012 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) They cannot speak or hear and yet, their desire for a child made a couple fly all the way from Australia - to be rewarded ... Read more...

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Alabama politician involved in sperm donation scandal


December 14th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Christchurch, NZ, Dec 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A US politician has some answers to give his wife after reportedly donating sperms to women who wanted babies. Bill Johnson who was once in the ... Read more...

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Study reveals that using Wi-Fi on a laptop ‘damages sperm’


November 30th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Nov 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study says exposure to laptop Wi-Fi affects the quality of sperms of a man. Researchers from Argentina and the United States carried out the study ... 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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IVF clinics mushroom under toothless ICMR guidelines (Feature)


October 19th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) While one-year-old Chirag takes small steps in the courtyard, his mother Savita Bhati lies still with swollen legs on a cot at her sprawling residence ... Read more...

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IVF centres lack counselling facilities: Survey


October 13th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Even as the number of IVF (In-vitro fertilisation) clinics providing hope to childless couples are increasing in the capital, the basic requisite of proving psychological ... Read more...

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Lab grown sperm may help in male infertility


March 29th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, Mar 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Japanese scientists have successfully created a sperm in the lab using mouse tissue. The study is considered a breakthrough that could one day make male infertility a ... Read more...

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First sperm are now being grown in lab


March 28th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, Mar 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For the first time in the history of mankind, scientists have successfully created fully functional sperms in the lab. Scientists are very excited about the breakthrough because ... Read more...

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Non-hormonal pill without side-effects soon


March 17th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 17 (IANS) A scientific breakthrough claims to have opened the way to a non hormonal contraceptive pill for women, which will be free of side-effects. Lab experiments show ... Read more...

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Oz soldiers freeze sperm for wives, girlfriends in case they’re killed


February 27th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 27 (ANI): Australian soldiers are freezing their sperm for wives and girlfriends in case they are killed in Afghanistan, according to a report.According to the Herald Sun, 39 soldiers have ... Read more...

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Kristine Casey gives birth to her own grand-son


February 14th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Chicago, Feb 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kristine Casey was over the moon when she gave birth to her grandson. It was a special moment for the 61 years old grandmother and mother rolled ... Read more...

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‘Go green’ with male herbal contraceptives


October 9th, 2010 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
By Anil Sharma Jaipur, Oct 9 (IANS) Men could soon be popping contraceptive pills made of plants if the results of experiments carried out at Rajasthan University are anything to go by.The zoology ... Read more...

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Louise Pollard Asked To Reconsider Her Decision About Not Carrying Bin Laden’s Grandchild Again


September 14th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Louise Pollard, the surrogate mother from Bristol lost Osama Bin Laden’s twin grandchildren after she was assaulted violently in Middle East on the 24th ... Read more...

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Study: Exposure to BPA harms the quality of sperms


August 6th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Aug 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New research indicates that concentrations of the chemical Bisphenol A, or BPA, found in the urine of males give them a lower sperm count and sperm ... Read more...

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Chinese women resort to illegal fertility methods


June 27th, 2010 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 27 (IANS) A vast majority of married but infertile women in China are now resorting to illegal means to conceive a child, a new report has said. "Infertile" and "desperate", married ... Read more...

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Why women reject certain kind of sperms?


June 24th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 24 (IANS) Some sperms fail to 'communicate' with the female reproductive tract and while a man may appear to be fertile, his semen can be rejected by a woman if ... Read more...

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Onir To Shoot Film On Sperm Donation


February 6th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaFeb 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Onir's concern for socio-sexual politics continues to grow. He's all set to shoot a film called "Afia' about the sperm-donation mafia.It's the story ... Read more...

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Internet surfing ‘affects sperm count’


November 27th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, November 27 (ANI): Spending too much time surfing the web can affect the sperm-count in men, a new study suggests.A recent survey conducted by the department of andropathy of the ... Read more...

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Babies born to surrogate Indian mothers are Indians, rules court


November 12th, 2009 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Nov 12 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court has ruled that children born to surrogate mothers on Indian soil are Indian citizens by birth, irrespective of the nationality of their fathers. It ... Read more...

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Delay in police action may let Goa minister’s son off the hook


July 11th, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 11 (IANS) A 12-day delay in registration of a criminal complaint by the Goa police may let the state education minister's son, accused of raping a 14-year-old German girl, go ... Read more...

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Jacko is not the real father of Prince and Paris, says ex-wife Rowe


June 29th, 2009 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 29 (ANI): Michael Jackson's ex-wife Debbie Rowe has revealed that the late King of Pop is not the actual father of Prince and Paris.Rowe made headlines 13 years ... 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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New technique increases chance of assisted pregnancy


January 3rd, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Giving new hope to couples unable to conceive naturally, a new technique that allows the doctors to choose good sperms from males with low sperm count and ... Read more...

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Now, a sperm bank in Mumbai


September 22nd, 2008 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Thousands of couples facing the infertility problem may now take heart! A Denmark headquartered company Monday set up a sperm bank in Mumbai that is expected to provide ... Read more...

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The ten things you didn”t know about men and sex


September 21st, 2008 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 21 (ANI): If you thought men''s sexual response is quite simple and their needs can be met easily, then you certainly need to revise your knowledge of the "birds ... Read more...

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The nine-day-old Japanese baby seeks Indian laws to have a heart


August 6th, 2008 - 7:42 pm ICT by ANI
By Lokendra Singh Jaipur, Aug. 6 (ANI): A nine-day old Japanese test tube infant, who took birth here two weeks ago at a private hospital in Ahmedabad, is faced with an unusual ... Read more...

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Indian scientists develop GM mice through transgenic sperms (Special)


June 29th, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant K. Nanda New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Indian scientists have made history by developing transgenic sperms to help mice give birth to genetically modified (GM) pups - an effort that is ... Read more...

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Why men release millions of sperms during sex when only one can do


June 7th, 2008 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 7 (ANI): The reason why a healthy man releases more than 40 million sperm cells during sex even though it takes only one sperm and one egg to meet ... Read more...

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Viagra could damage mens fertility


February 25th, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Feb 25 (ANI): Viagra might help men boost their performance in the bedroom, but it can also damage their ability to father a child, suggests a new British study.Researchers at the ... Read more...

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Why women really have the last word in reproduction


November 20th, 2007 - 6:12 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): A new study has reported a possible biochemical proof that the female species really does have the last word when it comes to determining which sperm fertilizes their ... Read more...

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