Tag Archives: Female

Guard yourself against tuberculosis. It can lead to male and female infertility

With over 20 lakh cases of tuberculosis (TB) worldwide, India is the second leading country to contribute to the related mortality rate. In India, female genital tuberculosis is a rampant disease, which is also growing as a major health issue that leads to infertility. As per various medical researchers, tuberculosis is a root cause of infection which results in infertility ... Read More »

Ibuprofen in early pregnancy may harm female foetus’ fertility

Women who consume commonly used Ibuprofen even for just two days during the first 24 weeks of their pregnancy may reduce their daughter’s number of eggs, potentially affecting their fertility in the future, new research has warned. The research carried out on human cells in the laboratory revealed that exposure to Ibuprofen during the crucial first three months of foetal ... Read More »

Twitter’s most powerful female engineer heads to Outcome Health

Twitter’s former vice president of engineering, Nandini Ramani, has joined Outcome Health as its chief engineering officer. Ramani, who was ranked one of the world’s most powerful female engineers, joined Outcome Health earlier this month. “I love the mission-driven aspects of health care and also the re-energizing of an industry,” she told CNBC. Chicago-based Outcome makes technology for doctor’s offices, which ... Read More »

Discovery gains female advertising audience with Scripps deal

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Discovery Communications Inc, whose nature and science TV channels attract mostly male viewers, will reach more women and diversify its advertising revenue through its acquisition of Scripps Networks Interactive Inc, advertisers said on Tuesday. Scripps’ channels, such as Home and Garden TV, have about twice as many female viewers as male in the 18 to 34 ... Read More »

Honda Celebrates International Women’s Day; 1200 Female Riders Felicitated at Honda Traffic Parks

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) felicitated 1200 female riders on Tuesday at the Japanese manufacturer’s 8 Traffic Training Parks located in Chandigarh, Jaipur, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Nashik, Hyderabad, and 2 in Delhi. The traffic parks have given theoretical and practical rider-training to around 15,000 women riders over the last 3 years under the company’s exclusive ... Read More »

Why Female Heart Reacts More Sensitively to Stress

While the number of men dying from heart attack has been constantly decreasing during the past twenty years, the fatal risk particularly in young women has increased significantly, finds a study. The study showed that stress in the daily routine has particularly adverse effects on the feminine hearts. Multiple stress factors trigger stress symptoms, which may manifest organically in the ... Read More »