Tag: Pregnant Woman

Superstitions led expectant mother to bleed for hours before being rescued

Rayagada: Superstition and inhumanity touched heights after family members of an expectant mother denied to touch her, leave alone carry her to the hospital in Kalyansinghpur late on Friday night. The incident reported from Singhamuhi village under Karapa Panchayat took place when the woman complained of labour pain yesterday. Soon, an Asha worker reached and […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Pregnant woman carried on cot for 1km, makes it to hospital

Nayagarh: In another heartbreaking incident mocking the healthcare facilities in the rural areas, a pregnant woman was carried on a cot for more than one kilometer through dilapidated roads to board an ambulance in Rathipur village of the district on Sunday. The woman, Durpaj Nayak’s wife, a resident of Rathipur Mathasahi village in Takara Panchayat […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Sans roads, expectant mother carried on cot yet again!

Kalahandi: Once again making a mockery of healthcare system in the rural areas, a pregnant woman was carried on cot in Benagaon Gram Panchayat here as ambulance couldn’t reach her due to absence of motorable road. Manjula, a resident of Litibandei village complained of labour pain on Saturday. Soon, the local Asha worker and her […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Whither Janani Suraksha: Expectant mother carried on cot again!

Nabarangpur: In yet another glaring example of poor healthcare services in the rural areas, a pregnant woman was carried by the family members on cot for three kilometers here on Friday as ambulance failed to show up even after repeated calls. The incident occurred in Bharuamunda village of Chakalapadara Panchayat under Jharigaon block when Shanti, […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Expectant mother walks a kilometre in pain to get into ambulance

Nabarangpur: A pregnant woman had to walk a kilometre to reach an ambulance at a time when she was experiencing labour pain in Murlibai village under Nandahandi block this morning. The woman, Kasturi Jani, complained of acute labour pain following which the family members called up the 102 ambulance service. However, the ambulance could not […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Woman delivers on way to hospital in sling as ambulance fails to reach

Umerkote: At a time when a woman experiences excruciating pain to bring another life to this world and needs medical attention, Kalabati was being carried in a sling with a polythene as rain cover for four kilometres to reach the nearby hospital. However, without even the knowledge of those carrying her, she delivered a baby […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Pregnant woman carried on stretcher for 16 km

Kalahandi: The sorry tale of healthcare system in Odisha yet again came to fore after a pregnant woman had to be carried on a stretcher on a16 km long journey to a hospital in Kalahandi district. The incident was reported from Kansabundel village in Trilochanpur under Lanjigarh block. Sources said the woman who writhed in […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
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Ambulance failure: Unborn child dies leaving mother in critical condition

Kalahandi: Mocking at the failing healthcare facilities in the rural areas in the state, another case of ambulance failure has resulted in the death of an unborn child while the pregnant woman is still fighting for life. The incident happened at Kansabundei village under Lanjigarh block, where despite calling 102 ambulance to carry a pregnant […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
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Woman delivers on road side after asked to ‘go back’ by docs

Rayagada: In yet another case of medical negligence, a pregnant woman delivered a baby on the roadside near Rathpadia under Kalyansingpur block of the district here on Saturday. The woman Damayanti Ramulu of Dantalinga village suffered from severe pain and went to the Rayagada Sadar hospital for checkup but was sent back by doctors stating […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
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Bonda woman gets back her money from 'tainted' doc

Malkangiri: The gynaecologist at the district headquarters hospital, who was shifted two days ago to the CDMO office for allegedly taking bribe from a Bonda (tribal) woman, has returned the amount to the victim in presence of Chief District Medical Officer, relatives of the victim said today. “Doctor Nirmal Nayak had taken Rs 3500 from […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
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Passersby ignore cry for help as stabbed pregnant Odia woman bleeds to death

Surat/Bhubaneswar: In another act of inhuman conduct, a husband’s cry for help fell into deaf ears of onlookers as his stabbed pregnant wife bled to death in Pandesara area near Surat in Gujarat. The victim, identified as Anita hails from Odisha and was married to Dharmesh, who is from Gujurat. The incident occurred on Sunday […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Woman delivers baby in van

Rayagarh: In yet another example of the poor ambulance service in the State, a pregnant woman of Rayagarh district delivered her baby on the way to hospital in a Tata Magic van as the ambulance failed to reach on time. Sources said both the new born baby and the mother are stable. Sources said when […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
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Pregnant woman dies as ambulance arrives late

In yet another case that speaks volumes about the sorry state of ambulance services in the state, a pregnant woman in Malkangiri district died while being taken to the hospital because the ambulance arrived after considerable delay

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
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Pregnant woman killed in Ambulance accident

Phulbani: A pregnant woman was killed when an Ambulance met with an accident near Shankarakhola in Phulbani. According to sources, five others were also injured in the accident. An Asha worker was also among the injured. The deceased has been identified as Kumuduni. Kumuduni was being brought to the hospital from Raikia. As per the […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
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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.

  • Sunday, 18 July 2021
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