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Bhubaneswar, July 21 (ANI): Reviewing the state's health services profile, Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan has said that Odisha's infant and maternal mortality rates are higher than the national average.
Two shades of healthcare in Kargil town Jul 19, 2:57 pm
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir), July 19, (ANI): A giant hoarding frames the quintessential picture of India's polio campaign: an infant being administered polio drops. Another hoarding facing it has a cheerful sketch of a mother and a new born, depicting the activities of community health workers. These hoardings all across the country highlight the Government's efforts at making universal health a reality for all.
'Good mothering' hardwires infant brain Jul 18, 3:38 pm
Washington, July 18 (ANI): A study has revealed that the mother's presence, social interactions and her nurturing role directly moulds the early neural activity and growth of the infant's brain.
Infants death toll rises to 20 in West Bengal Jul 16, 5:35 pm
Malda (West Bengal), July 16 (ANI): The death toll of infants in West Bengal's Malda District has risen to 20.
Crib death toll rises to 12 as five more infants die in Malda Jul 13, 7:54 pm
Malda (West Bengal), July 13 (ANI): Five more infants died today in Malda district of West Bengal due to asphyxia and underweight taking the death toll to 12.
Seven infant deaths at Malda hospital in last 24 hours Jul 12, 4:24 pm
Malda, (West Bengal), July 12 (ANI): Seven infants have died in the past 24 hours at West Bengal's Malda Medical College and Hospital.
Washington, June 22 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that women who take antidepressants during pregnancy could be predisposing their infants to type 2 diabetes and obesity later in life.
Is Kelly Rowland pregnant with her first child? Jun 11, 4:21 pm
Washington, June 11 (ANI): Kelly Rowland may have revealed that she is expecting her first child by sharing a photograph of a pair of adult sneakers next to an infant pair.
Washington, June 7 (ANI): A new study has revealed that infants exposed to a diverse range of bacterial species in house dust during the first year of life appear to be less likely to develop asthma in early childhood.
British Army Gurkhas refuse to fight alongside women recruits May 25, 1:52 pm
Washington, May 25 (ANI): Gurkha soldiers, serving the British Army, have reportedly warned army chiefs against recruiting women to fight among the ranks of the brigade.
Kannur, May 22 (ANI): A risky parasailing stunt forced upon a terrified 11-month-old infant, Niya Nizam, in Kannur district of Kerela landed the girl's parents in legal trouble.
How infants understand speech May 20, 12:13 pm
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Researchers through cochlear implant simulations have found that infants process speech differently than older children and adults.
Washington, May 19 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that supplemental vitamin C taken by pregnant smokers improved measures of lung function for newborns and decreased the incidence of wheezing for infants through 1 year.
Watching TV during pregnancy may lead to obesity in kids May 7, 11:58 am
Washington, May 7 (ANI): A new study has revealed that pregnant women who watched television while eating were more likely to have TV on when feeding their infants, which might set stage for childhood obesity in their kids.
Washington, May 1 (ANI): A new study has found that babies as young as 9 months have the ability to recognize real-life objects from pictures.
Washington, April 29 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that the hormone oxytocin appears to increase social behaviors in newborn rhesus monkeys.
Washington, April 23 (ANI): Scientists last month announced first hard evidence for cosmic inflation, the process by which the infant universe swelled from microscopic to cosmic size in an instant.
Probiotic use for infant colic 'not effective in reducing symptoms' Apr 21, 11:02 am
Washington, April 21 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that the use of the probiotic L reuteri for infant colic does not reduce crying or fussing in infants nor is it effective in improving infant sleep, functioning or quality of life.
Peter Andre reveals sleepless nights because of infant daughter Apr 20, 12:30 pm
London, Apr.20 (ANI): Peter Andre while talking about fatherhood has revealed that he was not good with sleepless nights.
New breakthrough could make Sudden Infant Death Syndrome history Apr 16, 3:38 pm
Adelaide, Apr 16 (ANI): Researchers have made a world breakthrough in the fight against Sudden Infant Death Syndrome with a find that may have already saved one life.
Washington, April 15 (ANI): A research team designed a new experiment to test how race and fairness - a social tendency that infants appear to notice - influence babies' selection of a playmate.
Volvo designs rear-facing inflatable seat for toddlers Apr 14, 5:52 pm
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): Volvo has reportedly come up with an inflatable car seat, designed exclusively for infant and toddler safety.
London, Apr 10 (ANI): A leading evolutionary biologist has put forward the theory that an infant's tendency to wake up in the night may have been a Darwinian tactic to make mothers breastfeed more, thus reducing their fertility and limiting the number of siblings that will be born, which in turn improved a child's chances of survival.
Sleep's vital role for memory revealed Apr 9, 2:06 pm
Washington, April 9 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that infants who nap are better able to apply lessons learned to new skills, while preschoolers are better able to retain learned knowledge after napping.
Circumcision benefits far outweigh its risks Apr 3, 3:16 pm
Washington, April 3 (ANI): In a new study, researchers have shown that the benefits of infant male circumcision exceed the risks by over 100 to 1.
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