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Breast milk allows beneficial bacteria to thrive

Breast milk has compound that fights harmful bacteria: Study.

21 Oct 2019 11:06 AM

Body of newborn girl found in garbage dump in UP

The body was sent for postmortem and a search was on to trace her parents.

04 Oct 2019 4:21 PM

Newborn baby found dead in garbage dump near hospital in UP

The body has been sent for postmortem and further investigation is underway.

03 Aug 2019 11:37 AM

'Baby India': US cops release video to find mother of newborn found in plastic bag

The video sparked massive emotional response with hundreds of users sharing video along with hashtag #BabyIndia to help find girl's mother.

27 Jun 2019 10:46 AM

Low birthweight prevalent in one out of seven babies

One in seven babies born with low birthweight in low-income countries: study.

16 May 2019 12:22 PM


How mother's flu affects newborn

The findings have been published in the journal Birth Defects Research.

09 Jan 2019 2:54 PM

Newborn dies after mother chops off her extra fingers, toes

The girl, who was born on December 22 with six fingers each on both hands and six toes each on both feet, died due to the injuries.

29 Dec 2018 7:07 PM

Baby boy suffers stroke just two hours after birth, survives

Newborn faced three days in the special care unit, where he was placed on a life support machine and watched around the clock by medics.

06 Aug 2018 11:23 AM

New dads need depression screening, too

Almost all new parents are tired, but if a dad (or a mom) is continually feeling blue they can start by talking to their child’s doctor.

24 Jul 2018 12:55 PM

Mother recovers from comatose thanks to newborn baby in Kerala

She has shown improvement from her neurologically challenged state particularly after starting breastfeeding.

19 Jul 2018 8:43 PM


Pakistan is the riskiest country for newborns according to UNICEF

The report said that after Pakistan, the Central African Republic is the next riskiest country for newborns, and Afghanistan is the third.

20 Feb 2018 6:39 PM

More babies dying of suffocation, often in bed

Parents should also be aware that bed sharing is most dangerous for newborns less than 4 months old, preemies and underweight infants.

20 Feb 2018 12:22 PM

Odisha woman gives birth to baby on roadside

After ambulance fails to arrive, baby delivered with help of Asha worker.

29 Jan 2018 1:42 AM

Baby boy in UK is heaviest child born in a decade at 6 kg

Although he is few days old, Brodey is drinking 70 ml of milk every three to four hours.

18 Dec 2017 1:28 PM

About to embrace motherhood? Here are five hacks!

Motherhood is a blissful phase in a woman's life, and is, more often than not, the most sought after experience.

10 Dec 2017 2:56 PM


Drinking during pregnancy can risk generations

Researchers can begin to create novel therapies and methods of prevention after new findings.

08 Jul 2017 8:40 AM

Baby abandoned in dumpster at DN Nagar

Police reached the spot and rescued the baby boy who was admitted at Cooper Hospital and is currently in a healthy state.

13 Jan 2017 5:09 AM

Jaipur: Newborn suffers mild injuries after nurse keeps her near heater

The nurse kept the baby close to heater to extort money from her parents.

22 Dec 2016 3:12 PM