High decibel causes poor growth of babies: Experts

High decibel during pregnancy can lead to poor growth of the foetus while in the mother's womb, health experts said here Tuesday.

Can work while pregnant if director`s ready: Rani Mukerji

Rani Mukerji says her marital status won`t affect her work and even a pregnancy won`t come in the way as long as the director is comfortable.

Zoe Saldana acknowledges pregnancy in a video

`Guardians of the Galaxy` star Zoe Saldana has finally accepted that she is expecting her first child with husband Marco Perego.

Husband kills pregnant wife in Rajasthan

A three-month pregnant woman was shot dead allegedly by her husband in Ramganj area here over a family dispute, police said.

Maharashtra: Unborn baby`s skeleton removed from woman`s womb after 36 years

In a rare surgery, a team of doctors from a city hospital removed the skeleton of an unborn baby from the womb of a 60-year-old woman after a span of 36 years, possibly the longest that the remains of an ectopic pregnancy were retained in a female body.

Smoking during pregnancy affects future grandkids` growth

A new study has revealed that smoking during pregnancy has discernible effects on the growth of a woman`s future grandkids.

Scarlett Johansson satisfies pregnancy cravings with ice cream

Scarlett Johansson satisfied her pregnancy craving before a movie date with fiancé Romain Dauriac by indulging in ice cream.

Rani Mukerji wouldn`t mind working during pregnancy!

For quite sometime, Rani Mukerji`s rumoured pregnancy has been making the headlines. And the actress seems to have taking such speculation in her stride.

Jessica Simpson proud to shed weight

Singer-actress Jessica Simpson takes pride in her weight loss.

Mice study reveals link between `lead` and obesity

A new study on mice shows that exposure to `lead` through their mothers could cause obesity.

`Pregnant suicidal Irish women denied abortion right`

In new guidelines by the Irish government, pregnant women could be denied having an abortion even at suicide risk after conceiving as a result of rape or incest.

Shooting `Scandal` during pregnancy was tough: Kerry Washington

Actress Kerry Washington has revealed that her pregnancy made working on the hit TV series `Scandal` challenging.

Stress may shorten pregnancy in coming generations

Have you experienced childbirth complications and delivered a premature baby even after taking all de-stressing measures during pregnancy?

Jessica Biel ready to have a baby?

Hollywood actress Jessica Biel is reportedly ready to start a family with husband and singer Justin Timberlake.

Women using birth control pills prone to breast cancer risk

A new study has revealed that women, who recently used birth control pills with high-dose estrogen are prone to increased risk for breast cancer.

`Hunger Games` actor Wes Chatham, wife expecting first child

`Hunger Games` actor Wes Chatham, wife expecting first child

Maternity fashion - shirt dress

Dressing your baby bump needn’t be stressful or time consuming - take inspiration from actress Zoe Saldana, who was spotted wearing a chic shirt dress that’s easy to wear and comfortable.

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.

Effective oral contraceptives for obese women soon

Obese women who use oral contraceptives to prevent pregnancy can now heave a sigh of relief as researchers have identified ways to make birth control pills more effective.

Smell may pass on mothers` fears to their kids

Babies can learn what to fear in the first days of life just by smelling the odour of their distressed mothers, a new study has found.