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Have a pregnant dog at home? Here's how you can prepare her for birth

June 28, 2021 2:53 pm

Don’t forget to keep your vet’s contact details handy, and call them after the puppies are born, advises a doctor

Pregnant and breastfeeding women may opt to receive the vaccine

December 12, 2020 11:14 am

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has not yet endorsed the vaccine for pregnant women, but an advisory committee to the agency is expected to meet this weekend to make further recommendations.

Pregnant women not more at risk of coronavirus; study

March 12, 2020 3:35 pm

According to a report in The Guardian, contrary to what is being feared, pregnant women are not more at risk to be suffering from Covid-19 symptoms.

Five key states yet to come on board Centre’s cash transfer scheme for pregnant women

June 12, 2018 5:45 am

Union government officials state that the non-cooperation of these states could result in the Centre being held legally accountable for not covering all states as required of it under National Food Security Act (NFSA), 2013.

Depression can lower your chances of becoming pregnant: Study

May 26, 2016 12:10 pm

Depression lowers your chances of motherhood and regardless of psychotropic medication treatment it may delay your conception.

Obese women using oral contraceptives at higher stroke risk

March 15, 2016 6:57 pm

Use of oral contraceptives has been associated with increased risk of arterial ischemic stroke in obese women.

Exposure to high air pollution during pregnancy increases asthma risk in babies

February 10, 2016 12:57 pm

Children born with a low birth weight are more susceptible to the respiratory effects of air pollution.

Domestic violence could affect baby in womb

December 18, 2014 11:43 am

Researchers have found that domestic violence could affect children even before they are born.

Milk drinking during pregnancy linked to infant iron deficiency

September 12, 2014 10:34 am

Pregnant women who drink a lot of milk put their babies at risk of having an iron deficiency.

Mumbai national park pins hopes on 2 lions for cubs

October 16, 2013 2:59 am

Shobha and Ravindra were brought from Bangalore’s Bannerghatta zoo in June 2009.