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  • ആഗസ്റ്റ് 15 നു ആമിക്കുട്ടിക്ക് ഒരു വയസ്സു തികയുകയാണ്! ഒരച്ഛനായതിന്റെ ഒരു വർഷം! മഞ്ജു ഒരമ്മയാതിന്റെ ഒരു വർഷം! ഒരു കുഞ്ഞു കളിക്കുടുക്കയായി അവൾ ഇപ്പോൾ പിച്ചവെച്ചു നടക്കാൻ തുടങ്ങിയിരിക്കുന്നു; പിഞ്ചിളം കാലടികളാൽ ചുവടുകൾ വെച്ച് അവൾ ഓടുകയാണെന്നു പറയണം! പതിയെ നടക്കുമ്പോൾ ബാലൻസുതെറ്റി വീണുപോവും.

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  • ഫെയ്‌സ്ബുക്ക് ഉപയോഗിക്കുന്നവർക്ക് കവർ ഫോട്ടോ ആയി അപ്ലോഡ് ചെയ്യാൻ പാകത്തിനു അതിന്റെ സൈസിൽ തയ്യാറാക്കിയ റിപബ്ലിക് ദിന ഗ്രീറ്റിങ്സ് കാർഡുകൾ ഇവിടെ നിന്നും ഡൗൺലോഡ് ചെയ്യാവുന്നതാണ്.

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  • October 13, 2012 - Rajesh Odayanchal

    ലോക കാഴ്ച ദിനം

    എല്ലാ വർഷവും നവംബറിലെ രണ്ടാമത്തെ വ്യാഴാഴ്ചയാണിത് ആചരിച്ചു വരുന്നത്. ഇന്ത്യയിൽ ഈ വെള്ളിയാഴ്ച വരുന്നു.

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  • May 10, 2012 - Rajesh Odayanchal

    Marriage Invitation Card

    A Beautiful Journey Continued… Together with our parents we invite you with great pleasure to our wedding reception On Sunday, 1st July , 2012 10:30 AM – 11:45 AM at Bellur Sri Shiva Temple Attenganam, Kasaragod Dist. Kerala, 671531. Please join us and share our joy as we celebrate a new life together. Manjusha & […]

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  • April 9, 2010 - Rajesh Odayanchal

    Happy Vishu

    Download this greeting card Vishu festival is the dawn of another new year and is regarded as the main harvest festival throughout Kerala. Observers worship their god, Vishukkani with various traditional articles like cucumber, betel leaves, raw rice, yellow flowers or kani konna (Cassia fistula), arecanut, fresh linen, metal mirror, a holy text with coins […]

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July 25, 1978: World’s First Test Tube Baby Born

Posted on Tuesday July 25, 2017 - This Day in World History

On this day in 1978, Louise Joy Brown, the world’s first baby to be conceived via in vitro fertilization (IVF) is born at Oldham and District General Hospital in Manchester, England, to parents Lesley and Peter Brown. The healthy baby was delivered shortly before midnight by caesarean section and weighed in at five pounds, 12 ounces.

Before giving birth to Louise, Lesley Brown had suffered years of infertility due to blocked fallopian tubes. In November 1977, she underwent the then-experimental IVF procedure. A mature egg was removed from one of her ovaries and combined in a laboratory dish with her husband’s sperm to form an embryo. The embryo then was implanted into her uterus a few days later. Her IVF doctors, British gynecologist Patrick Steptoe and scientist Robert Edwards, had begun their pioneering collaboration a decade earlier. Once the media learned of the pregnancy, the Browns faced intense public scrutiny. Louise’s birth made headlines around the world and raised various legal and ethical questions.

The Browns had a second daughter, Natalie, several years later, also through IVF. In May 1999, Natalie became the first IVF baby to give birth to a child of her own. The child’s conception was natural, easing some concerns that female IVF babies would be unable to get pregnant naturally. In December 2006, Louise Brown, the original “test tube baby,” gave birth to a boy, Cameron John Mullinder, who also was conceived naturally.

Today, IVF is considered a mainstream medical treatment for infertility. Hundreds of thousands of children around the world have been conceived through the procedure, in some cases with donor eggs and sperm.