Over 295,000 babies born in Qatar since 2003 have been screened for metabolic and endocrine disorders, including rare diseases, as part of the National Newborn Screening Programme ...
More than 16,000 Rohingya babies have been born in refugee camps located in Cox's Bazar since the influx began.
The Australian Red Cross Blood Service said James Harrison had donated his blood more than 1,100 times over six decades.
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is marking the World Breastfeeding Week by encouraging more women to breastfeed their babies. This year's theme is ‘Sustaining Breastfeeding Together’.
Thailand confirmed on Friday that the Zika virus had caused two cases of microcephaly, a condition that results in babies being born with small heads, the first time it has been linked to Zika in Southeast Asia.
Leading Indian fertility doctors and surrogate mothers criticised a move to ban commercial surrogacy, saying it will severely limit options for childless couples and women who carry others' babies as a way out of poverty.
Two Vietnamese girls switched at birth have been returned to their biological parents after three years, local media reported on Tuesday.
A woman on trial in one of Germany's worst infanticide cases, involving eight dead babies, confessed on Tuesday to killing several of them but said she could not remember how many.
Women infected with the mosquito-borne Zika virus should continue to breastfeed their babies as there is currently no proof of a risk of transmission, the World Health Organization said.