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Shanghai sperm bank has 100,000 samples


September 10th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Sep 10 (IANS) A sperm bank in Shanghai, which has been in operation for nine years, now contains over 100,000 samples from a total of 3,289 qualified donors.The Shanghai ... Read more...

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Embryo stem cell therapy brings hope to those with incurable diseases


June 10th, 2012 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Simran Kaur, 42, was suffering from cerebellar ataxias, a rare genetic disorder, which left her wheelchair bound, incontinent, with slurred speech and no chances of ... Read more...

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Parents of octuplets in China face hefty fines


December 21st, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 21 (IANS) A wealthy Chinese couple who conceived eight babies through in-vitro fertilization may face hefty fines for violating the family-planning law.The babies were conceived by the wife ... Read more...

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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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Capacity to father kids drops with every year


October 20th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 20 (IANS) The possibility of men siring children drops progressively every year, especially if they have stepped into the middle age, new research says.A fertility expert has found ... 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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Octomom Of America, Nadya Suleman, Voices To Oprah Winfrey That She Was A Baby Addict


January 17th, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 17, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Nadya Suleman, who is the renowned ‘Octomom’ of America, has asserted to the Empress of daytime TV there, Oprah Winfrey, that she was fixated to ... Read more...

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Baby Addict “Octomom” Seeks Financial Solution In “Oprah Winfrey Show”


January 17th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nadya Suleman, who is better known to the world as "Octomom", for giving birth to octuplets in 2009, appeared on the "The Oprah Winfrey Show" on ... 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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Katie Price - Alex Reid Marriage Crisis


January 3rd, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 10-month-old marriage between model Katie Price and her husband Alex Reid is on the rocks. The couple are on the verge of filing a divorce. ... Read more...

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Study finds 1 embryo ‘better than two in IVF’


December 22nd, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 22 (ANI): Infertile women undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment are more likely to have a baby if they have only one embryo implanted at a time during the procedure, ... 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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Scientists produce mice from 2 fathers using stem cell technology


December 9th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): Reproductive scientists at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Texas have produced male and female mice from two fathers using stem cell technology.The achievement of two-father offspring in a ... Read more...

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All in a day’s work: Doctor delivers 15 babies


November 24th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 24 (IANS) A gynaecological surgeon of Kolkata created a record of sorts by successfully performing 12 caesarean operations in a single day to deliver 15 babies.Gautam Khastgir, a consultant gynecological ... Read more...

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Anxiety, stress major factors of depression in women undergoing IVF


November 10th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): A new research from Tel Aviv University has shown that stress, pre-existing depression, and anxiety are more likely than hormone therapy to impact a woman's depression levels when ... Read more...

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Mariah Carey Confirms It; She’s Pregnant at 41!


November 1st, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Mariah Carey has confirmed that she and husband Nick Cannon, host of ‘America’s Got Talent’ are expecting their first baby. Mariah is 41 years old, ... Read more...

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Fat dads may lower chances of pregnancy


October 31st, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 31 (ANI): The chances of success in assisted reproductive technology drops if the father is overweight, according to a new study.Experts have revealed that for couples using IVF, an ... 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 wanted baby girl


October 28th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 28 (IANS) Singer Celine Dion says she dreamt of having a baby girl after learning she was pregnant with twins. But now she is "truly happy" to add two more ... 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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Canadian Pop Diva Celine Dion Hospitalized As Pregnancy Precaution


October 19th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Canadian pop diva Celine Dion has been admitted to St Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida last Sunday. Her representative announced the news ... 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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Giuliana Rancic Opens Up About Her Miscarriage


October 12th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) E! correspondent (and Washington area native) Giuliana Rancic, had a hard time after she underwent a miscarriage. She could try in every possible way to get ... Read more...

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Robbie Williams too ’selfish’ to be a dad in the near future


October 11th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 11 (ANI): Robbie Williams has no plans to become a father in the near future - the star insists he's too "selfish" to be a dad.The singer, who wed ... Read more...

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Nobel Prize 2010 For Chemistry Physics And Medicine Announced


October 6th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, The winners of some of the categories of Nobel Prize have been announced. These categories include, Physics, Chemistry and Medicines. The other categories are yet to be announced. ... Read more...

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In vitro pioneer Robert Edwards awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine


October 5th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
The British scientist, Robert Edwards has won this year’s Nobel Prize for Medicine for his contribution to the development of vitro fertilization (IVF). However religious groups are in arms against the decision ... Read more...

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IVF Pioneer Robert Edwards Wins Noble Prize For Medicine


October 4th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Stockholm, Oct 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) British physiologist Robert Edwards was awarded the Noble Prize for Physiology and Medicine on Monday for his work on in-vitro fertilization that is considered to ... Read more...

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British pioneer of In Vitro Fertilization wins Nobel Prize


October 4th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct. 4 (ANI): Britisher Robert Edwards has won the 2010 Nobel Prize in medicine for the development of in-vitro fertilization, a breakthrough that has helped millions of infertile couples to ... Read more...

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IVF kids score better on academic tests


September 23rd, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 23 (ANI): Children conceived by in vitro fertilization (IVF) actually perform better than age-and gender-matched peers on academic tests, a new study found.The University of Iowa study found that children ... 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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Octomom doctor faces possible license revocation for gross negligence


July 14th, 2010 - 3:48 am ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) – A Beverly Hills doctor, who is well known for his association to the aptly-named Octomom who - with his help - gave birth to octuplets, is facing ... Read more...

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Celine Dion ‘expecting twin boys’


July 10th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 10 (ANI): Celine Dion has revealed that she and her husband Rene Angelil are expecting twin boys.People magazine reported that although the Canadian singer announced in May that she ... Read more...

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Celine Dion says she is pregnant with twin boys


July 10th, 2010 - 9:38 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 10 (IANS) Pop diva Celine Dion is pregnant with twin boys Confirming the sex of her babies on her website Friday, the Canadian star said, "Celine and Rene (Angelil) expecting ... Read more...

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