January 20, 2020 8:45 am
The death of Sudan, who was earlier at the Dvur Králové Zoo in the Czech Republic, left the world with only two northern white rhinos, Najin, 30, and Fatu, 19 — both female.
January 13, 2020 4:10 pm
IVF mothers need to be counselled. They can consult the gynaecologist who will sensitise the patient about how milk production works and the overall benefits of breastfeeding. It is only when the baby suckles that the milk production increases.
December 05, 2019 6:10 pm
The procedure involves one partner contributing and incubating the egg, while the other subsequently carries the foetus.
October 10, 2019 4:19 pm
Three miscarriages, three failed IVF cycles, three unsuccessful IUI procedures, three surrogacies that went awry, and a messed up caesarian delivery...but Vanraj’s arrival, three months before his actual due date, has been totally worth it.
September 29, 2019 10:05 am
With a 74-yr-old woman in Andhra becoming the oldest to give birth, The Indian Express rewinds to a case of 2010, when a 66-yr-old from Hisar had delivered triplets, triggering a debate around medical ethics and an age-limit on women opting for IVF.
September 19, 2019 8:48 am
The average life expectancy of an Indian woman is 70 and of a man 69, and the medical community has expressed concerns over future of children born to such an elderly couple.
September 17, 2019 1:46 pm
With increase in average life expectancy, among other factors including women empowerment and financial concerns, more and more women are opting for late pregnancy. But how does pregnancy after menopause work?
August 01, 2019 1:38 pm
Infertility specialist Dr Shweta Goswami busts some myths about IVF. Watch the video to know more about the process and how it can help you conceive.
April 06, 2019 3:44 pm
For the study, published in NPJ Digital Medicine, researchers used 12,000 photos of human embryos taken precisely 110 hours after fertilisation to train an AI algorithm to discriminate between poor and good embryo quality.
April 03, 2019 10:38 am
The study, published in the journal JAMA Pediatrics, found that the overall cancer rate per 1,000,000 children of IVF children was about 17 per cent higher than for non-IVF children.