Swaddling is a way of imitating the warmth of the womb. This unique method of soothing a newborn is taught to parents
Here is a guide to know why the embryo is cultured until day five -- till it becomes a blastocyst -- and then transferred on the same day
Kids with Down syndrome need extra attention. Set your priorities for them. Do not let them feel that you are ignoring the child.
It is one of the common skin disorders seen in young infants and generally seen in babies aged nine months to one year.
Accepting your condition is the first step to dealing with a high-risk pregnancy.
Ageing is a natural process and the ovarian reserve starts to decline once a woman reaches her mid-30s.
There are several ways parents can improve a child’s sleep. They need to establish a good sleep hygiene.
About one in 100 to five in 100 women have postpartum hemorrhage and it is a globally leading cause of maternal morbidity and mortality
Poop colour can be a good indicator of a baby's health. If your baby is feeding and sleeping well and gaining weight there is no need to panic.
Approximately 20 per cent of children on the autism spectrum disorders have a higher chance of having gastrointestinal disturbances like constipation, diarrhoea, gastroesophageal reflux, heartburn, bloating.
An ectopic pregnancy happens when a fertilised egg implants outside of the uterus, most commonly in the fallopian tube
Parents need to understand influenza isn’t just in schools -- it’s also out in our communities, in stores and in parks and in individuals around you. It’s important for kids to get vaccinated
Dr Preeti Mahawar speaks of the various reasons many women have late ovulation and she also mentions how the chances of conceiving can increase.
The majority of blocked fallopian tubes are caused by pelvic infections. Most—but not all—of these infections are caused by sexually transmitted infections.
Lazy eye is deemed one of the leading causes of decreased vision in children.
If the problem of bedwetting is persistent, parents may look at opting for some medications as prescribed by the doctor. This certainly helps kids to a certain extent.
Research has shown that people who get less than 5 hours of sleep are more likely to suffer from obesity which can further lead to problems with fertility.
While parents are reluctant to step out and get their children vaccinated, timely vaccination of newborns and children is critical to protect them from serious diseases.
Varicocele is found to be commonly associated with infertile male. It affects sperm quantity, motility and morphology. But varicocelectomy doesn’t help in every case.
Tummy time is a period during the day that your baby spends awake and on their stomach.
Here are five conditions that affect an infant's skin, and how you can deal with them
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), out of every 100 babies born in India annually, 6 to 7 have a birth defect.
Each couple’s fertility treatment requirements are different, and the method suggested is subjective.
World Birth Defects Day is celebrated every year on March 3 to raise awareness for congenital disorders.
Researchers compared nearly 300,000 births over 11 years with local weather data and found babies born after extreme rainfall were more likely to have low birth weights