pregnant woman

Medical negligence alleged as Madurai woman dies during labour

The family of a pregnant woman, who died at the Urban Primary Health Centre (PHC) in K Pudur on Sunday reportedly in labour, alleged that she died owing to medical negligence.

published on : 16th September 2019

Rise in maternal deaths in Agency a cause for concern for Andhra Pradesh health department

Pregnant women shifting to hospital in a make-shift stretcher is a common sight in Agency; many women still believe in delivery at home

published on : 27th August 2019

Pregnant tribal woman in Visakhapatnam treks 20 km to consult doctor, dies due to excessive bleeding

Though the incident happened five days ago, it came to light on Saturday.

published on : 26th August 2019

Pregnant woman dies after walking 20 km to consult doctor in Vizag agency

The 28-year-old woman had gone to Boyithi in Madugula Mandal all the way from her village Jamadangi walking to consult an RMP doctor.

published on : 25th August 2019

Consumer forum asks bank to compensate pregnant woman

On the bank’s contention that there was no deficiency on its part, the forum said that it could claim so if it had taken action immediately by forwarding the complaint to the authorities.  

published on : 18th August 2019

Eunuchs rob pregnant woman's house in Gurugram

The complainant said that she was preparing lunch for her son in the morning when the three eunuchs came to her house and demanded money in return for blessings.

published on : 17th August 2019

Pregnant woman commits suicide due to ‘torture’ by husband, mom-in-law

A 30-year-old man was arrested on Thursday by Kattumannarkovil police for abetting the suicide of his four-month pregnant wife on Tuesday at Kurugudi village.

published on : 2nd August 2019

Chennai's police patrol team helps pregnant woman reach hospital

56-year old Shakuntala pacing about helplessly on the Barkka Road in Nammalwarpet waiting for an ambulance to transport her daughter, who had gone into labour.

published on : 29th July 2019

19-year old pregnant woman dies after collapsing at TN's Coutralam waterfall 

Kaleeswari was enjoying the bath along with several other women when she suddenly collapsed.

published on : 29th July 2019

Pregnant woman goes into labour on board stalled Mahalaxmi Express in Mumbai amid rains

The woman, identified as Reshma Kamble, was proceeding from Mumbai to Kolhapur for the delivery of her child but the train was stranded in the floodwaters since Friday evening.

published on : 27th July 2019

Mediterranean diet during pregnancy may lower gestational diabetes risk

The study included 1,252 multi-ethnic inner-city pregnant women with metabolic risk factors, including obesity and chronic hypertension.

published on : 26th July 2019

No end of agony for pregnant women in Andhra Pradesh

There seems to be no end to the agony of pregnant women in inaccessible villages as they have to be carried in dolis or slings  to the hospital for delivery. 

published on : 23rd July 2019

Andhra woman carried on sling for delivery as ambulance couldn't reach her village

Janapareddi Devi got the 108 vehicle at Sankaram village as it could not reach her village because of the muddy road due to the continuous rain for three days.

published on : 21st July 2019

Admin probes into harassment charge on child development officer in Odisha

A team of district officials on Friday conducted an inquiry into the allegations of harassment against supervisor of Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS) Usharani Mishra.

published on : 29th June 2019

Staff nurse transferred after pregnant woman delivers baby in UP health centre's toilet

The nurse is accused of not attending to the pregnant woman, while the superintendent and medical officer referred her to another centre instead of taking prompt action.

published on : 25th June 2019
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