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Mother's height linked to child's health

A mother's height is a major factor in determining the health of the children. Researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health have found a link between a mother's height and the health of her......

'If he wears a topi he would look just like N D Tiwari'

This week, after years of denying it, octogenarian politician N D Tiwari publicly accepted that Rohit Shekhar is indeed his son. For Shekhar, the change of heart must also come with a legal......

Influential medical group in the US to attend PBD 2014

The American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin will attend the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in Delhi with an agenda to develop a plan to bring together NGOs and the government to provide access......

Modi won't be proud of this worrying statistic

Gujarat has done a little worse than the national average when it comes to achieving decline in the Total Fertility Rate and Maternal Mortality Rate, according to the Union health ministry. ......

PM's full I-Day speech: We have envisioned a prosperous India

We present Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s full speech as he addressed the country on the occasion of 67th Independence Day, from Red Fort, Delhi. My dear fellow-citizens, Brothers, sisters......

Most rural Indians can afford a toilet but don't want one

A household survey shows that they don’t think using a toilet is good for their health, pointing to the need for sanitation policies that focus on changing attitudes rather than just building......

Preventing adolescent pregnancy can add to India's economy

India could add $7.7 billion every year to its economic productivity if its young girls are able to study and work till their 20s instead of becoming mothers at an adolescent age, according to a UN......

Companies must invest more for CSR activities: Pilot

Expecting an annual CSR spending of Rs 15,000-20,000 crore (Rs 150-200 billion) by India Inc, Corporate Affairs Minister Sachin Pilot has asked companies to see the new law as an investment......

Insurers turn attention to wealthy with customised products

Apart from special services from banks for their wealth management needs, high net worth individuals (HNIs) are now getting offers from insurance companies, too.Apart from specialised personnel to......

Budget is immoral, anti-environment, anti-citizens

Collusion between ruling parties, corporate donations under Companies Bill is hidden. Environmental concerns made subservient to Cabinet Committee on Investment and regulatory agencies made......

  People speak for maternal and child health

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Q. what things one must consider while planning a baby?
:  A. Making the decision to start or add to a family is not a simple or easy one. Pregnancy will involve all aspects of your lives: emotional, physical,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-things-one-must-consider-while-planning-a-baby//answers/19439297

ankit shivam
Q. Will the viral fever spread from pregnant lady to the child inside?
Ankit Shivam:  A. Viral infections in pregnancy are major causes of maternal and fetal morbidity and mortality. Infections can develop in the neonate...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/will-the-viral-fever-spread-from-pregnant-lady-to-the-child-/19439284/answers/17218391

priya sharma
Q. What are priorities of a middle aged person ?
Priya Sharma:  A. Middle-aged adults often show visible signs of aging such as loss of skin elasticity and graying of the hair. Physical fitness usually wanes, with...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-are-priorities-of-a-middle-aged-person-/17218353/answers/16343335

kishore malhotra
Q. What is the difference between abortion and foeticide? Can both be tried under IPC?
Kishore Malhotra:  A. Abortion may be natural or induced. It may be naturally due to infections and harmonal reasons, external/mental trauma.It may have to be incuded...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-difference-between-abortion-and-foeticide-can-bo/16343204/answers/16092455

MajorVLoganathan
Q. is any problem? if husband and wife\'s blood group are same?
MajorVLoganathan:  A. Blood group incompatibility is possible sometimes but not always. In some situations where wife is RH-ve husband is Rh+ve and child in the womb is...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-any-problem-if-husband-and-wifes-blood-group-are-same/16091983/answers/16075099

  Web results for Maternal And Child Health
Center for Leadership in Disability Awarded $600,000 Grant To Improve Services For Georgia's Children and Youth with Autism

Center for Leadership in Disability Awarded $600,000 Grant To Improve Services For Georgia's Children and Youth with Autism Georgia State... ...

http://health.infrosoft.com/index.php?page=news&op=readNews&id=43165&title=Center-for-Leadership-in-Disability-Awarded-%24600000-Grant-To-Improve-Services-For-Georgias-Children-and-Youth-with-Autism-%0A
UK may become 1st nation to legalise 3-parent kids

Brit govt plans to introduce law that allows IVF process that uses DNA from 3 people. Alana Saarinen was born using an IVF process which mixes the... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/news/world/UK-may-become-1st-nation-to-legalise-3-parent-kids/articleshow/40938507.cms
Baby Swapping Slur on Nursing Home

BALASORE: A private nursing home in Jaleswar area has been accused of swapping new born babies besides selling one of them. Police on Tuesday... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/odisha/Baby-Swapping-Slur-on-Nursing-Home/2014/08/27/article2400417.ece
PMC report paves way for a secure city

Women techies' safety in the spotlight Civic body is first in country to prepare plan focussing on issues women face; suggestions lay emphasis on... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/pune/civic/PMC-report-paves-way-for-a-secure-city/articleshow/40939482.cms
Improving health of rural communities

Rara is a remote community in Solomon Islands where basic health services are limited leaving women and children especially vulnerable to disease... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/improving-health-rural-communities

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