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Tuesday, Nov 24, 2020

Birth defect

May 02, 2020 17:44
Coronaviruses (CoV) are a family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV) and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV). read more
Apr 30, 2020 15:47
When a couple is having trouble getting pregnant, the focus often turns to a woman’s health. But men are equal partners in conception, they contribute approximately 40-50 per cent of all infertility cases. read more
Apr 28, 2020 16:06
Zika virus is capable of replicating and spreading infectious particles within the outermost cells lining the vaginal tract, say researchers. read more
Dec 24, 2019 19:42
The government aimed to increase the immunisation coverage of children to 90%. The result was heartening read more
May 13, 2019 10:37
While the medical profession has not clearly accepted the definition of when does advanced paternal age begins, it ranges from 35 to 45. read more
May 10, 2019 12:06
Google Doodle: Lucy Wills’ research on anaemia in pregnant women in 1928 led to the discovery of folic acid that helps prevent birth defects in babies. read more
Mar 21, 2019 02:53
Apart from that, the court has also asked the Delhi government to advertise the complete vaccination time-table, along with detailed pros and cons of the vaccine. read more
Mar 05, 2019 13:19
The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends women to wait for at least two years after a livebirth and at least six months after a miscarriage or induced abortion before conceiving again. read more
Oct 09, 2018 15:07
Twenty-two people in Jaipur have tested positive for Zika virus, the health ministry said. There is no vaccine for the virus which can cause severe birth defects in unborn children. Here’s all you need to know about the virus: read more
Sep 27, 2018 15:23
Your favourite scented products may be bad for health, can contain chemicals that cause cancer, birth defects, endocrine disruption and other health conditions. read more
Sep 27, 2018 12:36
A six-year-old child born with esophageal atresia, a rare birth defect in which a baby is born without a part of the tube that connects the mouth to stomach (esophagus), became the first Indian child to be operated by Kimura technique. read more
Aug 06, 2018 15:27
Uterine anomalies, a condition where the structure and contour of the uterus differ from normal, is the main cause of infertility read more
Jun 17, 2018 10:10
Under Nazi eugenics programmes, people were forcibly sterilised and killed in an attempt to “clean” the chain of heredity of those with physical or cognitive disabilities. read more
May 04, 2018 18:05
Doctors from the Sassoon hospital said that the boy suffered from a birth defect called ectopic kidney in which the kidney is located in an abnormal position. read more
May 02, 2018 16:31
Current theories have focused on side effects of these drugs and not on the primary targets because of the prevailing view that during early stages of nervous system development neural activity is neither apparent nor relevant. read more