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Meet the baby girl born mid-air on Turkish Airlines flight (See adorable pics)

Meet the baby girl born mid-air on Turkish Airlines flight (See adorable pics)

Nafi gave birth to ‘Kadiju’ mid-flight at an altitude of 13,000 meters (42,000 feet) with the help of the trained cabin crew and other several passengers.

Baby boy born in Pakistan has his heart outside body

Baby boy born in Pakistan has his heart outside body

Doctors, however, said that the infant's heart was functioning properly although he will require a surgery to place it inside his body. 

India joins 8 nations to improve quality of care around birth

India joins 8 nations to improve quality of care around birth

The WHO and other partners had launched the Quality of Care (QoC) Improvement Network around birth in February in Malawi.

Maternal mortality rates decline worldwide except US

Maternal mortality rates decline worldwide except US

The United States performs worse than any other developed nation when it comes to maternal death, according to State of the World's Mothers 2015, the most recent comprehensive report compiled by Save the Children, a 90-year old global organization advocating for kids' needs.

 

AIIMS nurse death: Consequences of delaying a necessary C-section

AIIMS nurse death: Consequences of delaying a necessary C-section

However, delaying a necessary C-section can cause severe or permanent medical complications to the mother and the baby or even death. 

Glucose supplements to women during childbirth may shorten labour time

Glucose supplements to women during childbirth may shorten labour time

A new study has found that glucose supplements given to women during childbirth, especially for the first birth, may shorten the labour time.

Gestational diabetes likely to elevate depression risk following childbirth

Gestational diabetes likely to elevate depression risk following childbirth

The study also found that among women with a history of depression, pre-gestational diabetes and mild preterm delivery increased the risk of postpartum depression.

Pregnant women at higher risk of suffering from urinary incontinence

Pregnant women at higher risk of suffering from urinary incontinence

Women who suffer from urinary incontinence are at a higher risk of it getting worse after childbirth, a study suggests.

US, Australia among world's most expensive countries to give birth!

A vaginal birth in Australia cost $6,775, while in America it was $10,232.

Watch - Incredible moment of mom's water birth that stuns internet!

A woman named Audra Lynn was filmed giving birth to her child via 'water birth, which has stunned the Internet.

New dads may face mental health risk: Research

Anxiety around the arrival of a new baby is just as common as postnatal depression, and the risks for men are nearly as high as for women, new research has found.

New dads too face mental health risk

Reviewing 43 separate studies, the researchers found anxiety before and after a child arrives is just as prevalent as depression, affecting around one in ten men.

New simple test detects post-pregnancy diabetes risk

 A team of researchers has come up with a simple test that can detect diabetes risk after pregnancy.

Men too experience antenatal blues

As per a recent study, antenatal depression affects men too, revealing that a first baby is a reality check as dads suddenly find they are no longer the centre of attention.