Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 12:40
A new International study has revealed that babies born to healthy mothers are remarkably of the same size worldwide.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 03, 2014, 16:12
Stress during pregnancy can affect the baby in your womb in many ways as researchers have found that foetuses are more likely to show left-handed movements in the womb when their mothers are stressed.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 18:13
A new study suggests that one in three first-time mothers suffers symptoms of depression linked to their baby`s birth while pregnant and/or during the first four years of the child`s life.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 10, 2014, 18:25
An increasing number of women are giving birth to their first baby at an older age, that is, when they are between 35 and 39 years old, a significant report finds.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 06, 2014, 18:22
A nationwide breastfeeding and miscarriage support helpline was launched here Tuesday to help educate young mothers.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 26, 2014, 09:58
Mothers who fail to lose `baby weight` within a year of giving birth are at an increased risk of developing diabetes or heart disease, a new study led by an Indian-origin scientist has warned.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 13:03
Potential mothers need to fast from fish for many years to avoid passing on certain harmful chemicals to their offsprings, an alarming study indicates.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 13:01
Researchers have suggested that trauma, illness, alcohol or other drug abuse in expectant mothers could activate a single molecular trigger in brain cells that can go awry and activate conditions like schizophrenia, post-traumatic stress disorder or autism in their babies.