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Approximately 69,944 babies born in India on New Year Day

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India is estimated to have welcomed 18 per cent of the total babies born globally on January 1, 2019, UNICEF said on Tuesday. According to the UNICEF, 69,944 babies were expected to be born on the New Year Day out of 3,95,072 babies likely to be born across the world. As per UNICEF, globally… Read more »

Time to end the social stigma attached to test-tube babies

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When South Delhi resident Pariniti Ahuja and her husband decided to go in for in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) after 10 years of marriage, they informed their immediate family first. Ahuja’s in-laws were a bit concerned initially . “They asked me, ‘Bachcha to tum log ka hi hai na?’ (It is your child, right?),”… Read more »

Caffeine May Improve Breathing Ability and Lung Function in Premature Babies: Study

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In the time when nutritionists and experts are debating how much of coffee in a day is good or bad, a recent Australian based study has demonstrated that a limited caffeine intake by premature babies may improve their lung function in later life.   The study shows that caffeine acts… Read more »