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Breakthrough: In a world's first, human eggs grown to maturity in lab

The technique holds promise specifically for women who have to go through sterilizing treatments such as chemotherapy.

Feb 09, 2018, 13:16 PM IST

Doctors in Udaipur successfully remove female reproductive organs from 22-year-old man's body

Persistent Müllerian Duct Syndrome (PMDS) is a rare genetic disorder of sexual development that affects males.

Jun 16, 2017, 10:20 AM IST

Ovarian reserve depleting among urban women

According to Vaid, the dietary and lifestyle choices make one improve the quality and health of eggs.

Mar 01, 2017, 00:41 AM IST

Menopause and cardiovascular disease – Risk factors, tips to keep your heart healthy

Women who have gone through early menopause, either naturally or because they have had their ovaries removed are twice as likely to develop heart disease as women of the same age, who have not yet reached menopause.

Oct 18, 2016, 10:17 AM IST

Ovarian removal should be avoided in premenopausal women: Study

Oophorectomy or removal of ovaries in premenopausal women who are not at a high risk of cancer should not be considered as they may become prone to chronic health conditions, researchers suggested.

Oct 01, 2016, 00:49 AM IST

Male infertility: Five foods that can damage your sperm! (Slideshow)

Five foods that can damage your sperm! (Slideshow)

Aug 12, 2016, 10:45 AM IST

Scientists identify key protein that can predict ovarian cancer early!

 The new findings could not only help detect cancers early, but in some cases would enable doctors to detect a tumour before it becomes cancerous.

Jul 29, 2016, 16:06 PM IST

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.  

May 10, 2016, 09:56 AM IST

50 percent of women with Endometriosis face infertility: Study

Fifty percent of the women suffering from Endometriosis -- a condition wherein the tissue lining inside the uterus grows outside -- are likely to suffer from infertility, a study said here on Wednesday.

Jun 24, 2015, 20:48 PM IST

Cancer experts laud Angelina Jolie's decision to remove ovaries

Two years after a double mastectomy, actress Angelina Jolie has had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed to avoid the risk of ovarian cancer, a move cancer experts described as courageous and in

Mar 25, 2015, 02:15 AM IST

Medical marvel: Woman gives birth to baby after womb transplant

Zee Media Bureau/Shruti Saxena

New Delhi: In a medical marvel, a woman in Sweden has given birth to a baby after receiving a womb transplant.

Oct 04, 2014, 10:08 AM IST

Surgeons remove 60kg tumour from Mexican woman

A team of doctors has removed a 60kg tumour from a 51-year-old woman`s ovaries, health officials said.

Aug 11, 2014, 16:04 PM IST

New hormone that makes ovaries grow discovered

Scientists have identified a new hormone that promotes follicle development and stimulates ovary growth, and could act as a potential `game-changer` in human fertility treatment.

Jun 01, 2013, 14:39 PM IST

Angelina Jolie to have ovaries removed

Angelina Jolie, who won much praise for her revelation the she went double mastectomy, is now planning to undergo another surgery.

May 16, 2013, 11:13 AM IST

Egg donors remain fertile after procedure: Study

Donating eggs does not appear to hurt a woman`s chances of becoming pregnant in the years after the procedure, a small study from Belgium found.

Apr 13, 2012, 09:38 AM IST

Freeze your ovaries for healthy babies later

Women in their 20s should freeze parts of their ovaries so they can have children much later in life.

Oct 28, 2010, 15:12 PM IST

Freeze your ovaries for healthy babies later

Women in their 20s should freeze parts of their ovaries so they can have children much later in life.

Oct 28, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Retaining ovaries linked to longevity

Now, research looking at longevity may challenge almost decades of standard operating procedures used in women and in pets.

Dec 10, 2009, 16:19 PM IST

Retaining ovaries linked to longevity

Now, research looking at longevity may challenge almost decades of standard operating procedures used in women and in pets.

Dec 10, 2009, 00:00 AM IST