Pregnancy

'As women, we must always exercise our choice,' Dia Mirza shuts down a troll for their mean comment on her pregnancy

The actor who rarely engages with negative posts, took time to school a troll for making an irrational and graceless comment about the timing of the announcement of her pregnancy.

Apr 05, 2021, 18:03 PM IST

Mothers exposure to toxicants linked to autistic-like behaviour in kids

This study, published in the American Journal of Epidemiology, the team measured the levels of 25 chemicals in blood and urine samples collected from 1,861 Canadian women during the first trimester of pregnancy.

Mar 30, 2021, 17:30 PM IST

Intake of THIS beverage during pregnancy is linked to smaller babies

Smaller birth size can place infants at higher risk of obesity, heart disease and diabetes later in life.

Mar 28, 2021, 16:52 PM IST

Lifestyle changes may up fertility for obese, infertile women

A lifestyle intervention targeting women with obesity and infertility is more effective in increasing the pregnancy rate compared with fertility treatments, a new study suggests.

Mar 22, 2021, 18:09 PM IST

Women’s Day 2021: Know all about Gestational Diabetes that can develop during pregnancy

Gestational diabetes is basically women developing high blood sugars between the 24th to 28th week of their pregnancy, who otherwise are not diabetic. Around 2 to 5 percent of pregnant women develop gestational diabetes.

Mar 07, 2021, 09:56 AM IST

Coronavirus antibodies move from pregnant ladies to their infants, new study finds

A study drove by the 'American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology' discovered that the antibodies that help in guarding against the COVID-19 infection are transferred from mothers to their babies while in the womb. The findings also lend support to the idea that vaccinating mothers-to-be may also have benefits for their newborns.

Mar 01, 2021, 00:40 AM IST

Zinc may help with fertility during Covid-19 pandemic

Zinc has multiple health benefits and can now help you concieve, says a study conducted by Husam Abu-Soud from the Wayne State University. For the study, published in the journal Reproductive Sciences, the researchers reviewed the pathophysiology of Covid-19, particularly in relation to reproductive function.

Feb 06, 2021, 10:14 AM IST

Pop singer Meghan Trainor excited to celebrate baby's first Christmas in 2021

American singer Trainor's baby is due in February 2021.
 

Nov 25, 2020, 09:22 AM IST

It's exciting: Arnold Schwarzenegger reacts to daughter Katherine's pregnancy

The "Terminator" star revealed that the baby is due "sometime this summer" during Monday's at-home episode of "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon".

May 20, 2020, 13:50 PM IST

Katie Waissel opens up on weight loss post pregnancy

Katie revealed that she has ditched sugary foods, exercises three times a week and during her fitness journey, has also become a newly qualified personal trainer.

Nov 13, 2019, 12:54 PM IST

Mother of 11 pregnant for the 17th time in Maharashtra's Beed

Lankabai Kharat, a resident of Kaisapur village in Beed's Majalgaon is 38-years-old and has already given birth to 11 children. She has also had five miscarriages over the past several years.

Sep 10, 2019, 18:31 PM IST

High-fibre diet cuts preeclampsia risk during pregnancy

Simple recommendation to 'eat real food', mostly plants and not too much' might be the most effective primary prevention strategy for some of the most serious conditions of our time.

Jul 11, 2019, 15:50 PM IST

Air pollution can lead to birth defects

According to the World Health Organization, nine out of 10 people worldwide breathe air containing a high level of pollutants, and one of every 9 global deaths can be attributed to exposure to air pollution, totalling over 7 million premature deaths a year.

May 30, 2019, 11:09 AM IST

Arjun Rampal and preggers girlfriend Gabriella Demetriades's babymoon in Maldives is all things love—See pics

The actor was earlier married to supermodel Mehr Jessia.

May 22, 2019, 12:48 PM IST

Bombay HC dismisses college student's plea to terminate 24-week pregnancy

The Bombay High Court Monday dismissed a petition filed by a 20-year-old woman who had sought to terminate her pregnancy claiming it would have a detrimental effect on her mental health.

Apr 01, 2019, 20:24 PM IST

Pregnancy can raise risk of heart disease: Study

Each delivery increases the risk of coronary heart disease by five per cent and strokes by three per cent, the researchers said.

Jan 26, 2019, 17:27 PM IST

Minor rape victim approaches High Court to terminate 22-week 'unwanted' pregnancy

The victim's counsel relied upon the Supreme Court's orders in which the court, after examining the medical reports, had permitted the termination of pregnancy even after a period of 24 weeks of pregnancy.

Dec 04, 2018, 07:10 AM IST

Pregnancy is safe for breast cancer survivors: Experts

"It is possible for women to continue with their pregnancy even while diagnosed with breast cancer and take treatments tailored to the stage of their pregnancy concurrently. They can go on to deliver healthy babies," Kanchan Kaur said.

Dec 03, 2018, 12:19 PM IST

Pregnant wife bites off man's tongue while kissing as 'he was not good-looking'

The man underwent a surgery at Safdarjung Hospital but doctors said it is difficult to say whether he will be able to talk again.

Sep 24, 2018, 09:50 AM IST

Neha Dhupia was 'frowned upon' for not going public about pregnancy

Actress Neha Dhupia, who is expecting her first child with actor husband Angad Bedi, says she was frowned upon for not going public about her pregnancy.

Aug 26, 2018, 13:50 PM IST