IVF babies healthier than before: Study

Better techniques and policies have given children born from artificial fertilisation a much better chance of survival and good health, a Scandinavian study said on Wednesday.
 

I watched 'Frozen' day before I gave birth to daughter: Blunt
I watched 'Frozen' day before I gave birth to daughter: Blunt

Actress Emily Blunt says she watched Disney's latest hit 'Frozen' with her husband the day before giving birth to their daughter.

Kelly Rowland gives birth to baby boy
Kelly Rowland gives birth to baby boy

Singer Kelly Rowland has given birth to her and Tom Witherspoon's first child, son Titan Jewell. The 33-year-old star welcomed her first child with husband into the world yesterday afternoon, said her representative, reported People magazine.

Anna Ivanovic gets `goosebumps` for Daddy Novak Djokovic
Anna Ivanovic gets `goosebumps` for Daddy Novak Djokovic

Ana Ivanovic said she was thrilled for men`s world number one Novak Djokovic on Wednesday after her childhood friend announced the birth of his first child.

Want to deliver a healthy baby? Go to green places

If you are planning a baby, better head to a neighbourhood with plenty of greenery.

First accurate measurements of ideal growth from conception to birth revealed

A recent study has explored the new international standards for fetal growth and newborn size, which give the first accurate measurements of ideal growth and development from conception to birth.

Novak Djokovic aims to translate personal joy to professional success

Marriage and preparations for the birth of his first child left Novak Djokovic "a little flat" on the tennis court of late -- where better to turn things around than at the US Open.

Sex ratio at birth in Delhi increases

The sex ratio at birth in the national capital has increased from 886 females per 1000 males in 2012 to 895 in 2013, according to Delhi goverment`s annual report on registration of births and deaths in Delhi.

Pete Wentz welcomes baby boy Saint Lazslo with girlfriend

Pete Wentz`s girlfriend Meagan Camper recently gave birth to a son, Saint Lazslo, in Los Angeles, making the musician father for the second time.

I was a very nervous mother post Suri`s birth, says Katie Holmes

Katie Holmes has revealed that she was a very nervous mother after her daughter Suri was born.

Green spaces impact birth weight positively

Where expecting mothers live can also have a bearing on the birth weight of their babies as researchers have found that mothers who live near green spaces deliver babies with significantly higher birth weights.

Isinbayeva gives birth to first child

Double Olympic pole vault champion and 28-times world record holder Yelena Isinbayeva has given birth to a girl, the Russian Athletics Federation said in a statement on Sunday.

Heart`s development doesn`t stop with birth

Contrary to popular beliefs, development of the heart does not stop with birth.

Kids exposed to meth before birth prone to cognitive problems later in life

Scientists have found that children exposed to methamphetamine before birth have increased cognitive problems at the age of 7.5 years.

Protein `switch` key to heart cell division identified

A key molecular switch that regulates heart cell division and normally turns the process off around the time of birth has been identified.

Gene defect prior to birth linked to onset of childhood leukemia

A team of researchers has discovered a genetic signature that implicates a key mechanism in the immune system as a driving force for a type of childhood leukaemia.

How birth gets newborn`s brain ready to sense the world

A new study has revealed that the actual act of birth in mice causes a reduction in a brain chemical called serotonin in the newborn mice, triggering sensory maps to form.

Migrant woman gives birth at sea

A woman migrant gave birth to a baby girl during a four-day voyage across the Mediterranean Sea, when she and close to 200 other mostly Syrian migrants travelled to Italy, doctors said.

Woman delivers baby outside hospital ward in Punjab

A 25-year-old woman was on Wednesday forced to give birth to a baby outside a hospital ward as she waited to be given a bed, leading to allegations of negligence against the staff at the facility.

Woman gives birth in public toilet near Vadodara

A woman gave birth to a baby boy in a public toilet near Vadodara railway station here.