Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022



Twitter divided over C-section vs vaginal birth: Doc explains pros and cons of both

July 12, 2022 12:51 pm

According to Dr Neha Gupta, senior consultant, obstetrics and gynecology at Fortis Hospital, Noida, vaginal delivery is often perceived as "nature's chosen way to deliver a baby", because of which caesarean section is considered to be a 'taboo'

Six ways to fix your baby blues

July 04, 2022 1:53 pm

The stigma around mental health, and perinatal mental health in particular, continues to prevent people from speaking up and reaching out for help, says Dr Samir Parikh, Director, Fortis, National Mental Health Programme

What no one tells new moms about what childbirth can do to their bodies

May 18, 2022 8:22 pm

Postpartum bodies need love, care and acceptance. Birthing a new life does not come easy. While new mothers nurture their newborns, understanding their own bodies and serving themselves too should be part of the postpartum journey.

Serena Williams gets candid about pregnancy, childbirth: 'I was hacking so hard that my stitches burst'

April 06, 2022 6:22 pm

"I was nervous about meeting my baby. Throughout my pregnancy, I’d never felt a connection with her..."

National Family Health Survey: ‘95% of births in Maharashtra in 5 years took place at a health facility’

November 26, 2021 7:14 am

🔴. Institutional births are more common among women who have received an antenatal check, women with 12 or more years of schooling, women who are having their first birth, and urban women, according to the survey.

National Family Health Survey: 'Nearly 50 per cent of deliveries in pvt facilities through C-section'

November 26, 2021 7:24 am

🔴. Overall, there has been a four-point rise in the number of C-sections in the last five years in the country. Against 17.2% C-section births (NFHS-4), the fifth round of NFHS pegs the figure at 21.5%.

'Will never have my pre-baby body back': Halsey shares pics of postpartum body with an important message

December 27, 2021 4:24 pm

"I do not want to feed the Illusion that you're meant to feel and look 'great' immediately postpartum," Halsey wrote on Instagram

Amid pandemic, Argentine couples ask 'can I bring a child into this world?'

July 28, 2021 7:04 pm

Argentina has seen birthrates dip since 2016, but that accelerated sharply during the pandemic. In the populous city and surrounding province of Buenos Aires, births fell 25 percent at the start of this year versus the start of 2020, official data show

How to get back to normalcy after childbirth

April 28, 2021 2:08 pm

From health tips to a postpartum checklist, here is everything you need to know to bounce back to normalcy after giving birth

'We women are stronger than we know': Mahhi Vij pens note on mothers who undergo C-section

April 10, 2021 10:50 am

'My wife became a hero that day,' said Jay Bhanushali as he dedicated a post to wife Mahhi and all mothers