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Sans Road, Pregnant Woman Carried On Cot, Delivers Baby On Way To Hospital

Another instance of a pregnant woman being carried on cot surfaced from Malkangiri’s Swabhiman Anchal. On Wednesday (September 29), a woman from the bordering areas of Khajuriguda experienced labour pain. Her family members called 108 ambulance services to avail medical facility from Janbai hospital.

Pregnant Woman Carried On Cot To Ambulance Due To Lack Of Motorable Road In Nabarangpur Village
Pregnant Woman Carried On Cot To Ambulance Due To Lack Of Motorable Road In Nabarangpur Village

Surjya complained of labour pain early on Tuesday morning following which her husband rang up 102 ambulance service.

Know How Immune System May Help Prevent Miscarriage

A subset of immune cells is carrying out a sort of 'secondary education' -- sometimes many years after the better-known population of the educator cells have carried out the primary education in the thymus -- teaching T cells not to attack the foetus, the placenta and other tissues involved in pregnancy.

Pregnant Women Now Eligible For COVID-19 Vaccination

The National Technical Advisory Group on Immunization (NTAGI) has recommended vaccination for pregnant women. The National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration for COVID-19 (NEGVAC) too has unanimously recommended it.

Over 300 Births Recorded Amid Cyclone Fury In Odisha, Parents Rush To Name Newborns 'Yaas'

Several of these children were born on Tuesday night, when the cyclonic storm was approaching the country's eastern coast, while there are others who saw the light of the world around the time when 'Yaas' made its landfall near Bahanaga, 50 km south of Balasore district

Dozens Of Babies Delivered In Odisha During Cyclone Yaas
Dozens Of Babies Delivered In Odisha During Cyclone Yaas

While one Saraswati Bairagi of Harinapokhari village delivered a baby girl at Talachuan primary health centre in Kendrapara district, many babies were delivered at different hospitals in Puri.

Women Can Take COVID-19 Jabs Anytime After Delivery: Experts
Women Can Take COVID-19 Jabs Anytime After Delivery: Experts

Healthcare experts said that a woman can get vaccinated against COVID-19 anytime after the delivery of her baby. There is no reason to delay the vaccination after delivery,

Nurse Demands Money From Pregnant Woman’s Relative In Odisha, Video Goes Viral
Nurse Demands Money From Pregnant Woman’s Relative In Odisha, Video Goes Viral

In the viral video, the nurse can be seen demanding the money while saying that she would share the money with another colleague.

School Dropout Performs C-Section With Shaving Blade, Woman-Baby Die
School Dropout Performs C-Section With Shaving Blade, Woman-Baby Die

Sultanpur (Uttar Pradesh): In a shocking incident, a 30-year-old school dropout performed a ‘caesarean section’ on a pregnant woman with a shaving razor blade. The woman bled to death and her newborn died a short while later, after Rajendra Shukla, 30, performed the C-section surgery on her with a shaving blade. Rajendra Shukla, a Class […]

WATCH: Indian Army Rescues Pregnant Woman Stuck In Snowbound Kashmir

Kupwara: Soldiers of the Indian Army rescued a pregnant woman stuck in snowbound Kupwara in Kashmir and safely took her for about two kilometres in knee-deep snow till the hospital, the Indian Army said on Thursday. Late on Tuesday, the Company Operating Base at Karalpura in Kupwara received a distress call from Manzoor Ahmed Sheikh […]

Odisha Govt’s flip-flop on health care continues; Pregnant Woman Carried In Sling

Kalyansinghpur: The tall claim of Odisha government providing quality healthcare services have fallen flat once again after a pregnant woman was carried in a sling for around four kilometres to reach ambulance in absence of non-motorable road. The incident took place at Godibali, a tribal dominated village under Kashipur block here in Rayagada district on […]

Pregnant Woman On Sling
Development In Doldrums: Pregnant Woman Carried On Sling To Hospital, Delivers Stillborn

Keonjhar: Decades after India’s independence, development at least in basic amenities still continues to be a far-fetched dream for many. There are places in Odisha where people have never realised how a proper motorable road looks like let alone proper healthcare facilities. Such is the sordid state of affairs in Tamanga village of Keonjhar district. […]

Watch: Villagers Carry Pregnant Woman On Cot To Reach Ambulance In Absence of Road
Watch: Villagers Carry Pregnant Woman On Cot To Reach Ambulance In Absence of Road

Nabarangpur: Instances of pregnant women being carried in slings and cots to hospitals for delivery due to lack of motorable roads in several interior pockets of the State seem to have become a regular affair. Another such incident has come to the fore on Wednesday when villagers had to use a cot as a stretcher […]

Coronavirus Agony: Pregnant Woman Spends 11 Hours On Hospital Verandah In Odisha

Gajapati: A pregnant woman was forced to undergo over 11 hours of painful experience waiting in the verandah of district headquarters hospital in Paralakhemundi of Gajapati on Tuesday after the medical authorities allegedly refused treatment citing she had come from a village which has been declared COVID buffer zone by the administration. The woman, a […]

Auto Driver Helps Woman In Delivering Baby In Vehicle, Wins Hearts

Kota: An auto driver here came to the rescue of a woman in labour, helping her deliver the baby and then rushing her to hospital. Puja Mehawar (25) and her husband Sunil Mehawar had taken Ibrahim’s autorickshaw on Wednesday afternoon to go to the hospital. But she developed severe labour pains before they reached there. […]

Pregnant Woman In Odisha Forced To Cross River In Sling Sans Road Connectivity

Koraput: Incidents of pregnant women being carried in slings and cots to hospitals due to lack of transportation facilities in several remote areas of Odisha, seem to have become a regular affair in the State. In yet another incident, a pregnant woman was forced to cross river in a sling due to the absence of […]

Low-Dose Aspirin May Help New Mothers Cut Preterm Birth Risk

New York: Daily low-dose aspirin, from as early as the sixth week of pregnancy through the 36th week, may lower the risk of preterm birth among first-time mothers, suggest the results of a clinical trial which involved women from several low and middle-income countries, including India. The study, published in the journal The Lancet, involved […]

Mothers Still Face Barriers To Breastfeed At Work

New York: Despite the protections in place to support breastfeeding for employees, the burden still falls on working mothers to advocate for the resources they need, says new research. The study, published in the journal Workplace Health & Safety also revealed gaps in the quality and accessibility of breastfeeding resources in the eyes of working […]

5T Express Derails Again! Another Woman Delivers Baby On Hospital Verandah

Bhadrak: Once again bringing the dwindling state of healthcare system in Odisha to the fore, another pregnant woman had to deliver her baby on the verandah of Bhadrak District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) today. The woman, Ranulata Khillar, a resident of Taldumuka village under Tihidi block of the district was admitted to the hospital for delivery […]

5T Express Derails In BBSR As Woman Delivers Baby On Premises Of Capital Hospital

Bhubaneswar: At a time when Odisha government is going all guns blazing to review the implementation of 5T-Model of Governance with senior officials paying surprise visits to hospitals in remote areas, an incident of a pregnant woman delivering baby on the footpath on the premises of Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar has raised serious question on […]

Taking Paracetamol In Pregnancy Risks Child's Behaviour

London: Women who take paracetamol during pregnancy are at risk of having children with behaviour problems, warn researchers. The study, published in the journal Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, examined whether there were any effects of taking paracetamol in mid-pregnancy and the behaviour of the offspring between the ages of six month and 11 years, with […]

Troubled Waters! Families Cross River, Tread On Road Carrying Patients On Cots

Kalahandi/Koraput: Yet again making a mincemeat of the tall claims made by the State government on infrastructure and healthcare facilities in rural pockets, a pregnant woman was carried on cot in the absence of ambulance services in Nagapada village under Jayapatna block of Kalahandi district on Monday. Reportedly, the condition of expectant mother became critical […]

Too much coffee during pregnancy bad for baby's liver: Study

New Delhi: Ladies, limit your tea or coffee intake if you’re expecting, as researchers have found that excess caffeine intake during pregnancy may impair baby’s liver development and increase the risk of liver disease in adulthood. In a study on rats, it was found that pregnant rats, which were given caffeine, had offspring with lower […]

Death of pregnant woman with stillborn twins sparks tension in Baripada

Mayurbhanj: Tension prevailed in front of the District Collectorate in Baripada on Friday after a pregnant woman carrying stillborn twins died due to alleged medical negligence. As per reports, relatives of the deceased woman staged a demonstration at the spot seeking justice. “The authorities at the hospital demanded money from us when we brought my […]

Pregnant Woman Carried On Stretcher For 1 km, Delivers Baby In Ambulance

Nayagarh: A pregnant woman was carried on a stretcher for one km in cut-off areas of Kanadi village under Daspalla block here as ambulance couldn’t reach her due to absence of motorable road to the village. The woman, Sabita Jani, reportedly delivered a baby boy in the ambulance while being shifted to Daspalla hospital. As […]