Dr Mgha Consul and Dr Prasanna Latha discuss two sides of the study on preterm delivery.
The study concluded that the global incidence of preterm birth and low birth weight could be reduced by almost 78 per cent if air pollution were minimised in Southeast Asia and sub-Saharan Africa.
On the occasion of World IVF Day, Dr M Prasad, Chief Embryologist at the Anu Test Tube Baby Centre asked couples to manage their expectations while going for IVF procedures.
Sources said that the mother Vidya Justin (25) of Korampallam, who was under infertility treatment, was admitted at TKMCH a fortnight ago following health complications.
According to them, the increase is in proportion to the number of pregnant women with Covid and the overall spread of infection.
A team of two staff nurses with one doctor in an Additional Primary Health Centre successfully delivered six babies in a day-and-a-half at Veerapandi in Villupuram.
The boy was barely a few days old, when he was put on ventilator support.
It increases their risk of developing physical, mental, behavioural and learning disabilities