Government to introduce Injectable Contraceptives for public use

Government to introduce Injectable Contraceptives for public use

The government of India is going to introduce injectable contraceptives in Medical colleges and district hospitals and will make them available for public use. Anupriya Patel, Minister of State for Health said in a written reply: “Yes, the government proposes to make injectable contraceptives available to the public. It has been decided to introduce it […]

Experts warn women not to use cosmetics during pregnancy

Experts warn women not to use cosmetics during pregnancy

Experts warn pregnant women not to use any kind of cosmetics during their first trimester like cleaning agents, make-up products, anti-acne creams etc to protect the developing foetal brain. Effect of these chemicals on foetal brain can trigger autism and may affect the baby’s health. So experts warm women to stay away from lipsticks, lipbalms […]

Cesarean babies have higher at risk of obesity says new research

Cesarean babies have higher at risk of obesity says new research

Researchers from Johns Hopkins University in Maryland have revealed that children born through cesarean section have more risk of becoming obese or overweight in their childhood compared to children born through normal delivery. Cesarean babies have 40% more risk of becoming obese than vaginal birth children according to their research. This proportion increases further if […]