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Questions Raised Over Safety of In-vitro Fertilization

...but there is also a greater risk that they will be stillborn or with a disability. Rules governing IVF mean that women under 40 in Britain can have two embryos implanted, while those over 40 are allowed three. But the Human Fertilisation And Embryology Authority (HFEA), which licenses fertility clinics, is ...

Newborn Baby Declared Dead by Doctors Found Alive

A premature baby, who had been proclaimed stillborn by doctors in northern Malaysia, turned out to be alive, local press reported Monday. Azmi Masiron, 26, was preparing for the funeral of his newborn baby girl at home in Kedah state when he noticed a movement from the baby placed on the funeral sh...

Stem Cell Treatment Offers Hope for Paralysis Patients

...ntroversial flip side of stem cells harvested from stillborn fetuses. Not long ago, Hollywood star Christopher Reeves, who had portrayed "Superman", had spent the last part of his prematurely snuffled out life bound to a wheelchair because his paralysis couldn't be cured. "Using the money provided by the ...

Infant Mortality Rising in Deep South in US

... few months later, after surgery. Her daughter was stillborn the next year. Nearby is another green marker, for a son of Ms. Brown's cousin who died at four months, apparently of pneumonia. The main causes of infant death in poor Southern regions included premature and low-weight births; Sudden Infant Death...

Intake of Vitamin E Supplements During Pregnancy May be Harmful

...e illness, the study found. Nineteen babies were stillborn to mothers taking vitamin E supplements, compared with just seven in the group, which did not take the pills. In addition, the birth weight of the babies whose mothers had taken the vitamins was on average 60 grams less than the placebo group. T...

£300,000 Compensation For Family After Death Of Daughter Following Deliver

...ed 24 years, bled to death following delivery of a stillborn baby, five years ago. Her family, which was traumatized// owing to the mother’s death, would now be offered a £300,000 compensation for the negligent act. Swansea NHS Trust also admitted liability for breach of duty in her case. She was admitted to...

Post Partum Blues Often Treated with Drugs

...were more often likely to give birth to premature, stillborn and low birth weight infants. The survey was conducted on 148 women of whom 63 per cent were admitted in general psychiatric wards instead of specialist mother and baby units. Mind's chief Executive, Paul Farmer, said: "Emotional and mental distres...

'Stillborn' Baby's Fight For Life Ends In Tragedy

...ung hospital in Delhi had declared that a baby was stillborn last week. But the baby was alive and was placed in intensive care// for most of the week before finally succumbing on Saturday. Born to Rakesh and Bharti Babbar May 5, the baby was declared stillborn. But when Rakesh, an auto driver, took him to t...

Anti-depressants may cause stillbirth

...epressant drug during pregnancy face the risk of a stillborn baby// , warns a study. Canadian researchers at the University of Ottawa compared the health of babies born to 972 women taking SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) with that of babies born to mothers who did not use anti-depressants. T...

Link between C-section Delivery and Stillbirth

...rst pregnancy are at an increased risk of having a stillborn child down the road.// Researchers are uncertain...was a link between having a C-section and having a stillborn child. Results of the study show 68 stillbirths were reported in less than 17,760 women who previou...

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