Tag Archives: child birth

World Blood Donor Day: One Indian Woman Dies Every 5 Minutes from Pregnancy-Related Cause: WHO

The World Health Organization estimates that, of the 529,000 maternal deaths in the world, 136,000 or 25.7% occur in India every year, which means one Indian woman dies every 5 minutes from complications during pregnancy and childbirth. In fact two-thirds of maternal death occur after delivery and postpartum hemorrhage is the widely reported complication. The incidence of emergency postpartum hysterectomies ...

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Caesarian Section Delivery Harmful to Baby’s Brain Development: Study

New studies have focused on otherwise a neglected area of caesarean births and found that baby’s psychological and brain development is a sine qua non of their birth experience. Not merely birth, even the birth weight and the mother’s age impact child development, said York University researchers in Toronto. Especially, these babies lacked to focus on one area of interest ...

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