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How preterm birth may raise early death risk in mothers

Researchers have found that preterm and early term delivery are independent risk factors for premature death in women upto 40 years later. According to the study, nearly 11 per cent of all deliveries worldwide occur preterm (before 37 weeks of pregnancy). Aug 21, 2020
Coronavirus vaccine

Russia's Sputnik V COVID vaccine to be tested on 40,000 people: Report

The vaccine, called "Sputnik V" in homage to the world's first satellite launched by the Soviet Union, has been hailed as safe and effective by Russian authorities and scientists following two months of small-scale human trials, the results of which have not been made public yet. Aug 20, 2020