Mumbai: Woman gives birth to a baby girl weighing 5 kgs

A woman from Colaba, Mumbai has given a birth to a baby girl weighing 5.3 kgs.  According to the doctors at Cama Hospital, Fort, the mother and the baby both are doing well

Mumbai: Woman gives birth to a baby girl weighing 5 kgsA 28-year-old woman from Colaba, Mumbai, has delivered a baby girl on September 28 at Cama Hospital. According to the doctors, the weight of the baby at the time of delivery was 5.3 kgs. Doctors delivered the baby with the help of the caesarean section. As a normal delivery in a case like this would […]

Mumbai: JJ doctors save uteruses of 52 women suffering from ‘placenta praevia’

Post-delivery to stop blood loss, the doctors remove the uteruses of women, who are suffering from ‘placenta praevia.’ However, a Mumbai gynaecologist, Dr Ashok Anand, has developed a procedure, which is done at the time of Caesarean section which can stop bleeding, as well as, save the uterus. He and his team has managed to save uteruses of 52 women with this technique

Mumbai: JJ doctors save uteruses of 52 women suffering from ‘placenta praevia’In the past two years, doctors from Mumbai’s state-run Sir JJ Group of Hospitals have managed to save uterus of 52 pregnant women. According to the doctors, these women were suffering from placenta praevia, a condition when the placenta attaches inside the uterus, but near or under the cervical opening. The complications include dangerously low […]

Two generations come together to bring a new life on this planet

In incidents you don’t get to witness everyday, a family of doctors were involved in delivery of an infant, who was an addition to their family. As the surgical team had the grandfather, grandmother and father who delivered the baby  

Two generations come together to bring a new life on this planetOn Saturday, the Mangeshikar family announced the arrival of a newborn baby boy at the Breach Candy Hospital. Dilnaz Bottlewalla underwent a C-section delivery performed by her husband Dr Abhishek Mangeshikar, assisted by his father Dr Prashant Mangeshikar, with anaesthesia being administered by surgeon’s mother Dr Tilottama Mangeshikar. While the father and grandfather are gynaecologists, […]

Mumbai: Women delivers child in a moving cab

The alert taxi driver helped reach the woman to the hospital as soon possible. His presence of mind was crucial in ensuring the safety of the mother and child

Mumbai: Women delivers child in a moving cab“She was crying and she was experiencing excruciating labour pains. We were stuck in the heavy traffic; I was trying to dodge the traffic, as far as possible. I had just one thing in my mind, to admit her to the hospital as soon as I could. I am happy that both the mother and […]

Health tips to help you lose weight post-pregnancy

Not losing weight immediately post-pregnancy is not a crime and there is no reason to body-shame yourself. Staying healthy during and post-pregnancy is completely dependent on how you adapt to and accept the changes in your body and in your life

Health tips to help you lose weight post-pregnancyAre you having trouble losing post-pregnancy weight? Experts say the key lies in eating a balanced diet and including workouts like Kegel and aerobics. Previous studies have shown that breastfeeding the newborn also helps you lose weight faster. Another study showed that factors like sleep deprivation, food cravings and not being able to take out […]

Mumbai: Doctors hope to revive comatose mother to reconnect with twins

The woman had given birth to twins, after which she suffered from a brain injury wherein her brain was deprived of oxygen and immediately went into coma after a Caesarean section surgery. Doctors are trying to revive her with a new method of neurological surgery called Deep Brain Stimulation

Mumbai: Doctors hope to revive comatose mother to reconnect with twinsJaslok Hospital has performed a first-of-its-kind Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) surgery on a woman who has been in persistent vegetative state for almost a year now. The twins who haven’t even known the touch of their mother were conceived via In vitro fertilisation (IVF). The woman after suffering cardiorespiratory arrest along with being in the […]

Woman loses uterus but doctors save her baby

It was an intense moment for Sharmila Mane, (name changed) when she came to know that placenta that provides nutrition and oxygen to baby is abnormally surrounding her uterus. Doctors explained her about the risk involved if post-delivery that it leads to heavy bleeding. But last week, Mane delivered a baby boy with minimal blood loss of just 300 ml. even though she lost her uterus she thanked the doctors for saving her and her baby

Woman loses uterus but doctors save her babyPlacenta provide nutrition and oxygen to baby. Normally baby is delivered first. Then placenta is delivered.  Placenta attached on mouth of womb separates and delivers before baby. It causes life threatening torrential bleeding risking mother and baby’s life. This dangerous situation is called placenta previa. Few patients of Placenta Previa are even more dangerous. It is […]

Woman gives birth to a baby at Dadar Station

Today is Valentine’s Day and on this special day, a pregnant woman Jyoti Pawar, gave birth to a baby at Dadar railway station, Mumbai. The delivery was carried out by the ‘One Rupee Clinic’ doctors

Woman gives birth to a baby at Dadar StationThe woman gave birth to the baby at Dadar railway station at 10.30 am. The delivery was carried out by the ‘One Rupee Clinic’ doctors. Mother and the bay, both are fine. On Wednesday morning, Jyoti  Pawar was travelling from Kalwa to CST.  But, as soon as the train reached Dadar station, she started getting […]

Pune: Doctors bust myths about C-section deliveries

As C-section deliveries are increasing in the country, the Pune Obstetrics and Gynaecologists Society Pune (POGS) had arranged an awareness workshop on Thursday for giving modern perspective about normal and Caesarean deliveries

Pune: Doctors bust myths about C-section deliveriesDoctors at the workshop said that there is need to change the attitude about Caesarean delivery in society. The awareness workshop underlined that through C-section deliveries there is more scope made available to ensure safety of mother and child. The conveners were Dr Vaijayanti Patwrdhan and Dr Mangala Wani. In the total number of deliveries […]

Doc flips baby 180 degrees inside mother’s womb

In an incredible video Vanessa and her husband Nick posted on Facebook, the doctor carefully turns the baby around so he can be born head-first instead of feet-first or bottom-first, a position called “breech

Doc flips baby 180 degrees inside mother’s wombA few weeks prior to being launched into the world, most babies shift into the head-down position in the womb, ready to be delivered vaginally. But the nearly full-term baby Vanessa Fisher was carrying was in the breech position—meaning the baby was positioned with its butt or feet first While Fisher’s doctor said a C-section could be […]
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