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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......

Modi @ Reliance hospital opening: 'Plastic surgeon may have fixed elephant's head on Ganesha'

Describing neonatal and maternal mortality rates as a matter of grave concern, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said his government wanted to effectively use its 'Make in India' and......

Modi and Obama set out to create a model for the world

Moving ahead with their new mantra -- Chalein Saath Saath: Forward Together We Go -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi and United States President Barack Obama on Tuesday vowed to deepen cooperation in......

'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......

8 goals India must achieve to fulfil its commitment to the UN

India must take steps to eradicate extreme poverty and hunger, says Subir Gokarn.   Image: India must ensure education and good health for all, say experts: Photograph: Reuters In 2000, the......

Modi govt has a progressive agenda for health: Melinda Gates

On a recent visit to India, Bill and Melinda Gates spoke with the author Chetan Bhagat about the philosophy behind their philanthropy at a public event titled "All Lives have Equal Value" on......

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......

  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
The year of Sheroes

By Trisha Gupta Hindi cinema this year gave its female actors a chance to spread out. Some punched, while others pulled no punches. What matters... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/columns/2014-The-year-of-Sheroes/articleshow/45663633.cms
State govt fails to utilize even half of NRHM funds

Patna: A senior Union health ministry official will visit Patna next week to review the utilization of funds, allocated under the National Rural... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/patna/State-govt-fails-to-utilize-even-half-of-NRHM-funds/articleshow/45663230.cms
CSR in new Companies Act, 2013

Companies Act, 2013: An overview The Companies Act, 2013 (2013 Act), enacted on 29 August 2013 on accord of Honble Presidents assent, has the... ...

http://www.caclubindia.com/articles/csr-in-new-companies-act-2013-22503.asp
Action plan soon to prevent deaths from diarrhoea, pneumonia

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS The Centre will soon launch an action plan against diarrhoea and pneumonia in four States,... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/health/action-plan-soon-to-prevent-deaths-from-diarrhoea-pneumonia/article6725464.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
WHO's polio-free certification high point; child and maternal mortality reduced

Eradication of polio from India was a high point in the health sector during 2014 which also saw some improvement in the country's health indices... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-health-sector-in-2014-who-s-polio-free-certification-high-point-in-health-sector-2046902

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