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Childbearing Expenses Push 47% Of Women Into Poverty, Shows Study

Childbearing Expenses Push 47% Of Women Into Poverty, Shows Study

By Devanik Saha/ IndiaSpend.org Catastrophic maternal healthcare expenses push 46.6 per cent mothers in India into poverty -- with the illiterate being especially susceptible --...
Now, New ‘Smart Bangle’ That Sends Pregnancy Tips

Now, New ‘Smart Bangle’ That Sends Pregnancy Tips

Mumbai: A high-tech bangle that alerts pregnant women to toxic fumes and issues audio tips promises to boost maternal health in India and other...
Study Shows Pregnant Women At Increased Risk Of Traumatic Injury

Study Shows Pregnant Women At Increased Risk Of Traumatic Injury

New York: Pregnant women are twice as likely to be a victim of an assault-related trauma -- and die from their injuries -- than an...
Study Shows Why Women Gain Weight After Pregnancy

Study Shows Why Women Gain Weight After Pregnancy

London: Pregnancy is not to be blamed if a woman is continuing to gain weight after child delivery, researchers say, adding that the blame falls...
Name And Shame Doctors Who Carry Out Undue C-sections Just For Money: Maneka Gandhi

Name And Shame Doctors Who Carry Out Undue C-sections Just For...

Taking a strong stand against doctors who carry out Caesarean operations without a valid medical reason, Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi...
Delaying Pregnancy A Better Tool For Family Planning Than Sterilisation, Shows Study

Delaying Pregnancy A Better Tool For Family Planning Than Sterilisation, Shows...

By Charu Bahri/ IndiaSpend Although India spends 85 per cent of its family planning budget on sterilisation and 1.5 per cent on distributing condoms and...
To Curb Maternal, Newborn Deaths, India Joins The UN Network

To Curb Maternal, Newborn Deaths, India Joins The UN Network

United Nations: India is among nine countries that will be part of a global health network focused on improving the quality of care for...
Obese Couples May Take 50% Longer To Achieve Pregnancy: Study

Obese Couples May Take 50% Longer To Achieve Pregnancy: Study

New York: Couples in which both partners are obese may take over 50 per cent longer to achieve pregnancy, compared to their non-obese counterparts, say...
Consuming Anti-depressants In Pregnancy May Cause Malformations In Baby: Study

Consuming Anti-depressants In Pregnancy May Cause Malformations In Baby: Study

Toronto: Babies whose mothers take antidepressant medications for lowering their symptoms of depression during the first three months of pregnancy may be at an...
Study Finds The Reason Behind Depression In Pregnancy

Study Finds The Reason Behind Depression In Pregnancy

New York: Low levels of a brain protein during pregnancy can cause depression in the mother and low birth weight in the baby, a...