Last Updated: Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 14:13
A new study has suggested that long-term use of paracetamol during pregnancy could increase the risk of adverse effects on child development.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 18:57
US surgeons have successfully performed a rare life-saving heart surgery on a 25-week-old foetus growing inside its mother`s womb.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 23:47
About 288 cases of violation of sex determination test were reported last year and 116 resulted in convictions, union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2013, 12:45
Alcohol consumption during pregnancy has detrimental effects on fetal central nervous system development, a study suggests.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 17:34
Unborn babies in the womb recognises and react to their mother`s voice and also pay attention when mum`s read a story, a new study has revealed.
Last Updated: Friday, May 31, 2013, 15:50
Scientists have found that adverse conditions in the womb can affect kidney development in the foetus and have serious health implications for the child even decades later.
Last Updated: Friday, April 26, 2013, 19:41
Scientists have found a way of detecting and quantifying an infant`s risk of autism in the womb itself, says a new study conducted by scientists in the US.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 09, 2013, 22:20
France`s food safety agency raised the alarm anew today over the use of bisphenol A, a chemical found in certain plastics, saying it said may expose unborn children to breast cancer later in life.