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

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

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

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Obese women using oral contraceptives at higher stroke risk

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

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

Domestic violence could affect baby in womb

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

Milk drinking during pregnancy linked to infant iron deficiency

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

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Mumbai national park pins hopes on 2 lions for cubs

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

Probiotics linked to lower risk of allergies for kids

Babies whose mothers take probiotics while pregnant may be at lower risk for allergies.

'Kanyadan' backs standard norms,questions tribal culture

Cohabitation may no longer be rampant among tribals but it is not a taboo

'Kanyadan' backs standard norms,questions tribal culture

Cohabitation may no longer be rampant among tribals but it is not a taboo

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