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Monthly Archives: August 2017

Independence Day Special

Seventy years ago, India was declared a free nation. Seventy years, since we achieved independence. In these years, we witnessed landmark events that define us today. From technological advancements to making a mark globally and being an economic epicentre, India has come a long long way. We are proud of our achievements and rightly so,…
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Screening and Diagnosis of Down’s Syndrome in Pregnancy

Understanding Down Syndrome- Down's syndrome is a genetic chromosome problem that some babies are born with. A normal baby inherits 23 chromosomes from the mother and 23 from the father. In Down syndrome, the baby gets an extra chromosome, a total of 47 chromosomes instead of 46. It is this extra genetic material that causes…
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The Role Of Ultrasound Examination In Pregnancy

Why is ultrasound carried out in pregnancy? A pregnancy ultrasound examination offers the most thorough checkup of a baby before it's birth. An ultrasound monitors foetal growth and development and warns us about any potential problems that may occur during delivery or after. A pregnancy ultrasound uses high-frequency sound waves to give us an image…
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World Breastfeeding Week- Breastfeeding Myths Busted

So we do have a lot of myths about breastfeeding especially the first time mothers. Let us help you with some of them. I Cannot Lactate? No, of course, not. Breastfeeding is a natural transition after childbirth that almost 99% people achieve lactation. For some, it may be a little late ( around 3 days ) and…
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