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Overweight mothers have larger babies: Study

 Overweight or obese women give birth to larger babies, says new research which could make some pregnant women think twice before reaching for that box of ice cream.

Health Ministry seeks report from Delhi hospitals over newborn's death

The Union Health Ministry has sought a report from two hospitals here for denying treatment to a newborn baby having respiratory problems, resulting in its death.

Poor tribal couple 'sells' newborn in Tripura, officials say they 'gifted'

Did grinding poverty force a poor tribal couple living in western Tripura's Khowai district to sell their one-day-old son since the expenses for bringing him up were too much for them to bear? It depends on which way you look at it.

Newborn baby, child among four found dead in Gibraltar flat

Police in Gibraltar are investigating the death of a family of four, including a six-week-old baby girl and her four-year-old sister, who were found dead today in a flat in the tiny British territory.

'Twin fetuses' found inside newborn baby in Hong Kong

  In an extremely rare medical occurrence, a pair of fetuses have been found inside the body of a newborn baby girl in Hong Kong, who has recovered from a surgery to remove the mass of tissue.

Shakira, Gerard Pique bring their newborn baby home

Shakira, Gerard Pique bring their newborn baby home

Pop star Shakira was discharged from hospital just four days after giving birth to her second son with Gerard Pique, Sasha Pique Mebarak.

HC seeks Centre's reply on PIL seeking scheme for newborns with birth defects

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought a response of the Centre on a PIL for putting in place health insurance policies and a national programme for management of birth defects to ensure that foetuses with congenital problems are not aborted due to high cost of treating such children.

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.

New born baby rescued from toilet pipe in China

A newborn baby was rescued by the Chinese firefighter from a sewage pipe after he was flushed down the toilet, according to BBC.

TN: Newborn baby found abandoned on road

A newborn baby with umbilical
cord intact was found abandoned on the road near Thanjavur on Sunday.

Newborn baby found abandoned in train`s toilet

In a shocking case, a newborn
baby girl was found abandoned inside the toilet of a train
which arrived at the Hazrat Nizamuddin station.

Monkey kills newborn baby in Malaysia

A newborn baby girl was
killed in Malaysia by a monkey who snatched her from house, bit
her face and neck and later dropped the child from a rooftop.

Newborn baby found alive in Manila airport garbage

The baby has been given the name George Francis after Gulf Air code name GF.