Depressison lowers chances of pregnancy in women!

The study found a 38 percent decrease in the average probability of conception in a given menstrual cycle among women who reported severe depressive symptoms, compared to those with no or low symptoms.

Ovarian cancer: Symptoms women shouldn't ignore!

Since ovarian cancer rarely shows symptoms in early stage, it often goes undected until it reaches advanced stage.  

Mothers gaining weight excessively during pregnancy can make newborn babies fat

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New York: This news is especially for all those soon-to-be mothers. Researchers have said that obesity during pregnancy is not good for babies as it can make them prone to childhood obesity.

High-fructose diet during pregnancy may restrict foetal growth: Study

The findings suggest that it may be possible to devise a prenatal screening test and treatment plan for pregnant women with high-fructose levels.

UNBELIEVABLE! She turned up to examination centre to write paper but gave birth to baby boy

UNBELIEVABLE! She turned up to examination centre to write paper but gave birth to baby boy

You may not believe it this but this rare incident really happened at an examination centre in Jharkhand!

Bizarre! Brain-dead woman gives birth in Poland

A brain-dead Polish woman was kept alive for 55 days so that she could give birth, a hospital official said Tuesday, adding that the premature baby showed no signs of serious complications.

Moms who delay pregnancy get smarter, healthier kids: Study

They compared siblings who share the same biological mother and father.

Guess who was the first to know about Mira Rajput's pregnancy?

Guess who was the first to know about Mira Rajput's pregnancy?

Kareena Kapoor Khan was the first to know about Shahid Kapoor's wife Mira's pregnancy. 

Have a healthy pregnancy with these ten superfoods!

Health is one aspect that becomes of utmost importance during this time. This is because a woman is not only looking after herself, but also her baby inside her womb.

Obesity, diabetes in pregnancy hastens early foetus growth

They found that the fetuses of women subsequently diagnosed with gestational diabetes grew excessively prior to diagnosis, between 20 and 28 weeks.
 

10 percent of pregnant woman at gestational diabetes risk

Diabetic screening is a must for women, if their body mass index is over 30; if they had gestational diabetes in a previous pregnancy; if sugar is found in urine; and if they had family history of diabetes.

Sex education should focus on gender equality

Sex education should focus on gender equality

Sex education for youngsters should be much more than just about pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases, says a new study, adding that there is an urgent need to explicitly focus on gender dynamics in sex education programming.

Eat oily fish during pregnancy to reduce asthma risk in kids

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London: According to a new study, eating of oily fish like salmon during pregnancy may reduces the risk of developing respiratory diseases like asthma in babies.

Donald Trump sounds off on abortion; criticism comes from all sides

Donald Trump sounds off on abortion; criticism comes from all sides

 Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump said on Wednesday that women who end pregnancies should face punishment if the United States bans abortion, triggering a torrent of criticism from both sides of the abortion debate, including from his White House rivals.

Ghastly death of a pregnant woman near guardrail shocks China

In a bizarre incident, a pregnant woman in China has died after her neck got struck in a roadside guardrail, triggering discussions on social media over the safety of such facilities.

Most female childhood cancer survivors able to conceive: Study

The study was published in the journal The Lancet Oncology. 

Common plastic chemical ups risk of premature delivery

The researchers investigated the role of Bisphenol A, or BPA, blood levels on risk of preterm birth.
 

Stress during pregnancy linked to low birth weight of babies

The findings revealed that the mother's stress physiology before she even conceives is also important. It suggests that a woman's health and life circumstances before her pregnancy, especially chronic stress, matter greatly.

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.

Delay pregnancy for four years: IAF advise to trainee women fighter jet pilots

Delay pregnancy for four years: IAF advise to trainee women fighter jet pilots

The three women are undergoing training at an IAF facility near Hyderabad.