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Tuesday, January 26, 2021



Endometriosis: Understanding fertility related issues

January 23, 2021 12:42:12 pm

The incidence of endometriosis is two to 10 percent in the general population and upto 50 percent in couples with fertility related issues

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Recurrent IVF failure: What you need to know

January 22, 2021 4:46:24 pm

As technology cannot promise guaranteed success, some couples seeking IVF treatment might face failure in spite of doing multiple cycles


Embryo grading: Why it’s important during IVF treatment

January 21, 2021 1:55:46 pm

Embryo grading is used by doctors in combination with multiple factors related to patients like their age, fertility history, etc, to determine the best day of transferring embryos.

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Strep throat now common in children: Find out what it is

January 19, 2021 7:53:46 pm

Children get infected when they come in contact with an infected person’s saliva, nose, sore on the skin, or by indirect contact, when germs spread via cough or sneeze droplets in the air

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Expert tips to keep kids warm and healthy during winter

January 18, 2021 7:55:26 pm

One of the major struggles every mother faces is the immunity issues for their kids

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What to do if a pregnancy is diagnosed with neural defects

January 17, 2021 7:09:04 pm

Often, the screening test is an ultrasound which picks up abnormalities in the child. Most couples are still in doubt about these findings at the first go

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Is donor breast milk an option for your baby?

January 16, 2021 1:10:44 pm

Sometimes, adoptee families may wish to breastfeed their babies but may not have access to breast milk.

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Late night use of electronic media devices causes male infertility, claims study

January 12, 2021 7:46:31 pm

Smartphone and tablet use in the evening and after bedtime can reduce sperm motility, sperm progressive motility and sperm concentration

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Your guide to a fertility checkup

January 10, 2021 7:38:38 pm

Fertility treatment is definitely time bound and couples should not delay the treatment

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How to tackle your baby’s first winter

January 8, 2021 3:45:11 pm

As the air gets drier and colder, it is very important to care for the baby’s skin, which is more susceptible to moisture loss during winter

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What parents need to know about ‘MODY’, a rare form of diabetes among adolescents

January 5, 2021 12:26:57 pm

The onset of MODY is usually during adolescence or early adulthood.

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The 5 dental habits you would not want your child to have

December 29, 2020 8:15:59 pm

Teaching your child to rinse their mouth after every meal is probably one of the best oral habits

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Here are some winter dos and don’ts for your child’s health

December 28, 2020 5:54:05 pm

As parents, you must make sure you inculcate good hygiene practices like washing of hands and coughing into a tissue

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How moms-to-be can take care of themselves this winter

December 23, 2020 7:46:17 pm

Although the weather varies from city to city, for pregnant women, there are some common precautions that ought to be taken

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6 tips for your baby’s good night’s sleep

December 22, 2020 7:48:45 pm

Babies slumber down better when they are provided an environment that resembles the womb

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6 easy tips to nurture newborns during the pandemic

December 21, 2020 6:25:20 pm

Nurturing your newborn is not an impossible task. It is difficult and can be daunting at times, but you will surf through smoothly

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What affects your baby’s sleep? How to deal with frequent wakings

December 19, 2020 10:07:34 pm

While everything may seem overwhelming, with a little bit of patience, the baby will sleep, and so will you! 

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Pregnancy tips: Resting too much can pose risk to your baby

December 18, 2020 2:34:14 pm

Ensure physical movement and exercise, unless advised by the doctor to rest completely. Try and avoid a sedentary pregnancy

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7 myths on egg freezing busted

December 17, 2020 2:04:39 pm

While it is not surprising that egg freezing has gained a lot of attention among women of different age groups, it has also created many misconceptions. Let’s understand some of those myths associated with egg freezing.

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Here’s why parents need to address mental health issues in children

December 16, 2020 7:40:15 pm

By monitoring the actions and behaviour of their children, parents can spot some of the common mental health disorder symptoms.

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Type 1 diabetes in children: Early detection is key to effective management

December 11, 2020 2:48:04 pm

The widespread incidence of diabetes among children is a rising concern in India. Read this article to know the early symptoms of diabetes in children.

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How to pick a counsellor or psychologist, based on your child’s needs

December 10, 2020 5:36:51 pm

Does your child refuse to talk, throw tantrums, cry or get panic attacks on being alone? Read this article to know whether you need to approach a child psychologist or a counsellor.

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Early detection is key to treating spinal disorders in children

December 7, 2020 5:04:53 pm

Children with spinal conditions may require long-term follow-up or monitoring, even after their back problems are resolved medically or surgically.

In total, an estimated 140 million children will be born in 2021 and their average life expectancy is expected to be 84 years, the UN agency said.

Subfertility and Infertility: Are these different?

December 4, 2020 4:36:51 pm

The treatment for both subfertility and infertility will depend on the cause found after examination and investigations, for the couple’s inability to conceive

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Can vaccination-at-home help kids get immunised during the pandemic? Here are some pros and cons

December 2, 2020 7:11:08 pm

It is important for children and babies to keep their vaccinations up to date, because vaccines protect them from serious diseases. It also implies that when your child returns to interacting with other children, they have protection from other diseases, too.