News Topic:Pregnancy

66 percent of women in J-K anaemic, reveals government report

The majority of women in Jammu and Kashmir are anaemic, said statistics published in the latest ‘Women and Men in India 2022’.

Pregnant lady dies at SKIMS, family alleges medical negligence

Family members of a pregnant lady, who died at Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) on Sunday, alleged medical negligence by hospital authorities.

Health insurance can assist with prenatal and postnatal costs

It's wise to plan your health insurance in advance and include maternity benefits to enjoy one of the best moments in life without any worry.

SC allows unmarried women to end 24-week pregnancy

In a significant order, the Supreme Court on Thursday expanded the scope of the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act to include "unmarried woman".

Authorities launch helpline for expecting mothers in Pulwama

District Administration Pulwama, in view of COVID-19 lockdown, has started a helpline service to facilitate the expecting mothers by supporting, guiding and responding to their health related queries to the pregnant ladies.

Safe for mother with COVID-19 to breastfeed her baby, docs say

SRINAGAR — A mother with coronavirus can breastfeed her baby but has to take some preventive measures, doctors say.Many believe that any woman suffering...

COVID-19: Pregnant women not at higher risk, says DAK

DAK said pregnant women are not at higher risk of developing severe disease from the novel (new) Coronavirus than the general population.

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Plight of Contractual Lecturers: Concerns raised over remuneration, classwork in GDC Women Pulwama

In Pulwama district lies the GDC Women Pulwama, where the tranquility of academia is now disrupted by the unrest among its contractual lecturers.
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PDP’s roadshow kicks off Lok Sabha campaign in J-K

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) launched its election campaign for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir with a vibrant road show on Tuesday.

LS Polls: ECI cracks down on money power in J-K

The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Monday stated that in its crackdown on money power, it has seized cash, liquor, drugs and freebies worth Rs 4 crores in J&K.

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PDP’s roadshow kicks off Lok Sabha campaign in J-K

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) launched its election campaign for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir with a vibrant road show on Tuesday.

Jaundice outbreak in Pulwama village prompts official investigation

Concerns escalate in the village of Bellow Dergund, Rajpora area of Pulwama, as health officials investigate a surge in jaundice cases, particularly among children.