Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022



Korea shatters its own record for world’s lowest fertility rate

August 24, 2022 3:20 pm

Korean women were estimated, based on 2021 data, to have an average of just 0.81 children over their lifetimes, down from 0.84 a year earlier.

‘Am I right, doctors?’ Debina Bonnerjee says pregnancy can happen within 6 months of giving birth if a woman is not lactating

August 20, 2022 6:00 pm

Debina said her daughter is "completely on top feed". What is the connection between breastfeeding and fertility? We asked experts and here's what they said

World IVF Day 2022: Understanding how diabetes, obesity can lead to fertility complications

July 25, 2022 12:59 pm

According to Dr Kshitiz Murdia, the growth of several non-communicable and progressive diseases has been one of the root causes of declining levels of fertility, especially in the urban population

Ovarian ageing: Why physiological age matters for women's fertility

May 26, 2022 6:24 pm

Ovarian ageing is a fact, and it starts taking place very early in the life of a woman.

Total fertility rate dips in India; find out what it is and how it is calculated

May 09, 2022 8:44 pm

According to National Family Health Survey-5, the current fertility rate is slightly lower than the replacement level of fertility of 2.1 children per woman

NFHS-5 data: Total fertility rate dips, sharpest decline among Muslims

May 10, 2022 12:54 pm

In NFHS 5, the country’s overall fertility fell below the replacement level of two children per woman, falling from 2.2 in NFHS 4.

New study says no increased fertility chances from weight loss; here's why experts disagree

April 10, 2022 6:12 pm

Experts say obesity and pregnancy chances are inversely related, which means more the weight, lesser the chances of conception and having a healthy baby

Endometriosis Awareness Month: Expert shares how the disease can affect women's fertility

March 28, 2022 3:12 pm

Infertility, chronic pelvic pain, nausea, abdominal bloating, fatigue, depression and anxiety among others are some of the common issues associated with endometriosis

Cancer treatment and female fertility: Everything you need to know

March 09, 2022 3:54 pm

Cancer treatments are important for improving one’s quality of life, but they may take a toll on the reproductive organs and affect fertility, experts say

Endometriosis and fertility, things to know

January 30, 2022 12:06 pm

"If diagnosed with endometriosis, you do not have to lose hope as there are a number of options available for you", said Dr. Nivedita Mishra, IVF and Fertility Specialist, Nova IVF Fertility East, Ranchi.