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maternal health

Binge drinking habits in women have been on the rise

Women continue to binge drink even after becoming parent, study finds.

28 Nov 2019 1:00 PM

High risk of asthma in children born to HIV positive mothers

Children of HIV positive mothers at risk of obesity, asthma.

17 Nov 2019 2:43 PM

Pregnant women in Delhi fear for health of unborn child

Mothers-to-be fear for their unborn in smog-choked Delhi.

09 Nov 2019 1:00 PM

Maternal health key factor in determining childhood obesity

Other than junk food, here's another key factor in childhood obesity.

01 Nov 2019 11:26 AM

Breast milk allows beneficial bacteria to thrive

Breast milk has compound that fights harmful bacteria: Study.

21 Oct 2019 11:06 AM


Patients cared for by midwives have fewer caesareans

Fewer C-sections when low-risk deliveries handled by midwives.

11 Oct 2019 2:30 PM

Stress-free pregnancy important for healthy baby

Stressed pregnancy might hinder infants' brain development.

10 Oct 2019 5:09 PM

Depression in mothers affects child’s well-being too

Mild depression in mothers affect child's emotional well-being.

27 Sep 2019 1:38 PM

Smoking during pregnancy affects daughter’s fertility

Here's how smoking during pregnancy can affect daughter's fertility!

20 Sep 2019 12:26 PM

Concerted efforts needed to make motherhood safe

According to the Global Nutrition Report 2017 (GNR), India is at the top of the list of women suffering from anemia.

19 Feb 2018 1:32 AM


India joins 9 country UN network to reduce maternal, newborn deaths

The network has nine countries which are India, Bangladesh, A Cote d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, Malawi, Nigeria, Tanzania and Uganda.

15 Feb 2017 10:11 AM