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Winter Session: Bill on assisted reproductive technology to be tabled in Lok Sabha today
India

Winter Session: Bill on assisted reproductive technology to be tabled in Lok Sabha today

The Assisted Reproductive Technology (Regulation) Bill, 2020 seeks regulation and supervision of ART clinics and banks, prevention of misuse, safe and ethical practice of ART services

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome: A  fertility treatment side effect you need to know about before you sign up
Health

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome: A fertility treatment side effect you need to know about before you sign up

One in 100 women who take hormone-based fertility treatments gets moderate to severe symptoms, but 33% get mild symptoms like bloating.

As an AP woman bears children at 74, ethics of fertility treatments and necessary restrictions must be grappled with
India

As an AP woman bears children at 74, ethics of fertility treatments and necessary restrictions must be grappled with

Fertility experts strongly feel that this growing trend of using IVF to satisfy the demands of over-aged parents is setting a detrimental precedent. The Assisted Reproductive Technology (Regulation) Bill, 2017, which continues to lie in cold storage, is the only proposed legislation which deals with a situation like this.

Dissenting Diagnosis: How corporatisation in medical sector leads to exploitation of patients’ rights
India

Dissenting Diagnosis: How corporatisation in medical sector leads to exploitation of patients’ rights

The book Dissenting Diagnosis calmly reveals the terrifying exploitation of patients in India by corrupt doctors prioritizing money over patient health. Here are some of the alarming ways in which women are exploited by medical practitioners.