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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.

Sex life improves after childbirth – here’s why

Sex life improves after childbirth – here’s why

A study of 1,118 couples with children showed that 94 percent said they were satisfied with their sex lives and nearly 60 percent said that it actually got better after childbirth.

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.

Stacy Keibler felt like a warrior during childbirth

Stacy Keibler felt like a warrior during childbirth

Former wrestler Stacy Keibler says she felt like a warrior when she was giving birth to her daughter Ava naturally last August.

Epilepsy may increase death risk during childbirth

Women with epilepsy may be at a higher risk for complications and death during childbirth, says a new study.

Women face sexual abuse even during childbirth: WHO

Women face both physical and sexual abuse in health facilities during childbirth, a study by the World Health Organisation (WHO) shows.

More people sick in urban areas than rural areas: NSSO Survey

The number of people reporting sick is more in urban India compared to rural areas, whereas the un-treated spell is more in rural India, a NSSO survey said today.

Drew Barrymore feels like kangaroo after childbirth

Drew Barrymore feels like kangaroo after childbirth

Actress Drew Barrymore, who has two daughters doesn't feel confident about her curves anymore. In fact, she feels like a kangaroo!

Mom's age at childbirth linked to son's diabetes risk

 A new research has revealed that a mom's age at childbirth may affect her baby boy's birth weight as well as his adult glucose metabolism.

Cesarean delivery may hamper sex life

 Women who deliver through Caesarean section experience more pain during first sexual intercourse after childbirth than those who give birth naturally, says a study.

China hospital offers men to experience 'labour pains'

Zee Media Bureau/Shruti Saxena

New Delhi: It's indeed true that a women gets a new life after she delivers a baby. But, it's not that easy. In an unusual news, a hospital in China is offering fathers-to-be a chance to get a taste of labour pains.

About 13 percent new mothers avoid sex

Have you rejected love-making calls from your hubby after childbirth? Take heart as you have not committed a sin.

Obesity before pregnancy linked to premature births

Women who are obese before they become pregnant face an increased risk of delivering a very premature baby, especially those that occur prior to 28 weeks of pregnancy, says a study.

Active pregnant women could give birth without medical intervention: Study

A new study has revealed that women who indulge in more activities during pregnancy are more likely to give normal birth.

`I can` mentality can help shed extra fat

Want to maintain your slim figure years after childbirth? Develop an "I can" mentality whenever confronted with barriers to your everyday physical activities, a study suggested.

Maternal health: Despite progress, India has highest number of deaths

Healthcare system in India seems to be improving in the last ten years as far as maternal deaths are concerned. According to a report released by the United Nations (UN), the country has witnessed a decline in maternity mortality rates between 1990 and 2013.