Infant

Showing of 1 - 20 from 22 results
Infant - Total results - 22
World Diabetes Day: Amidst Coronavirus pandemic, India needs to pay attention to Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
science

World Diabetes Day: Amidst Coronavirus pandemic, India needs to pay attention to Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

We know that prediabetes and diabetes affect approximately six million births in India alone, of which 90 percent are due to GDM.

Children born, living in high-altitude areas may have slower growth compared to those in lower altitudes, reveals study
Health

Children born, living in high-altitude areas may have slower growth compared to those in lower altitudes, reveals study

Specific interventions must be devised for children born and growing up in hilly or mountainous regions, noted a study which observed over 9 lakh children from 59 countries between 1992 and 2018

Can a pregnant woman spread the Coronavirus infection to her fetus?
science

Can a pregnant woman spread the Coronavirus infection to her fetus?

NIH research showed that fetuses aren’t infected more often because placenta cells rarely make the tools that the virus uses to gain entry.

Scientists create embryo-like research model to help them study the earliest stages of human development
science

Scientists create embryo-like research model to help them study the earliest stages of human development

The model overcomes the ethical restrictions of using embryos for research and allows scientists to study something they have never directly observed before.

Monkey experiment show same calls in two group that separated 3.5 million years ago
science

Monkey experiment show same calls in two group that separated 3.5 million years ago

The experiments also gave scientists insights into the evolution of language in human beings.

Researchers make a massive map of changes that our brain undergoes as an infant
science

Researchers make a massive map of changes that our brain undergoes as an infant

The results could spur other studies looking into the causes for some deadly childhood cancers.

Manesar gangrape and murder: Gurugram Police arrests third accused, admits lapses in probe
India

Manesar gangrape and murder: Gurugram Police arrests third accused, admits lapses in probe

Jaikesh was arrested from his hideout in Gurugram, a day after the SIT of the Gurugram Police arrested the other two accused from the city.

Woman in Gurgaon allegedly gang raped; culprits threw 9-month-old baby to death from auto
India

Woman in Gurgaon allegedly gang raped; culprits threw 9-month-old baby to death from auto

According to the 23-year-old woman, she was going to her parents' house in Khandsa village in Gurgaon.

Gurugram: Four children charred to death after fire breaks out in their house
India

Gurugram: Four children charred to death after fire breaks out in their house

Three minor siblings and their cousin were charred to death after a fire broke out at their house in Gurugram.

Demonetisation: Infant dies after being denied treatment due to old notes, hospital refutes charges
India

Demonetisation: Infant dies after being denied treatment due to old notes, hospital refutes charges

An infant girl died at KEM Hospital in Pune on Sunday after she was allegedly refused treatment by a prominent hospital for her heart condition.

UP horror: Woman gangraped in bus, 14-day-old infant dies after falling from her lap
India

UP horror: Woman gangraped in bus, 14-day-old infant dies after falling from her lap

In a shocking incident on International Women's Day, a young woman was gangraped in a bus in Rae Bareli in Uttar Pradesh.

Infant dies after being set ablaze by father in UP; mother sustains major injuries
India

Infant dies after being set ablaze by father in UP; mother sustains major injuries

A 10-month-old boy died while his mother is battling for life after they were allegedly set afire by her husband when she objected to his extramarital affair.

Two children of a Dalit family burnt alive in Haryana in an attack by upper caste men
India

Two children of a Dalit family burnt alive in Haryana in an attack by upper caste men

Two children of a Dalit family were burnt alive and their parents suffered injuries allegedly after some persons from upper caste set their house afire.

'Body will rot till you get money': Delhi hospital refuses to hand over baby's corpse to poor parents
India

'Body will rot till you get money': Delhi hospital refuses to hand over baby's corpse to poor parents

Fortis hospital in New Delhi allegedly refused to hand over the body of a deceased infant to BPL parents, demanding Rs 3,500 from them to cover the bill.

Indian American charged with assaulting infant son
World

Indian American charged with assaulting infant son

An Indian American has been charged with causing brain damage and other life-threatening injuries to his four-month-old son, leaving him struggling for life in hospital.

France: Father beats infant, then posts pic on Facebook for fun
Life

France: Father beats infant, then posts pic on Facebook for fun

A French father who posted a photo of his one-month-old infant showing injuries on Facebook "for fun" has been booked on abuse charges.

Delhi hospital dumps infant's body with garbage, govt promises action
India

Delhi hospital dumps infant's body with garbage, govt promises action

The parents of the child said they had paid for the body to be kept in the mortuary but instead found it had been dumped with the hospital's bio-medical waste.