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Study debunks notion that Asian Americans prefer boys over girls

In analysing census data from 2007-2011, researchers found that the at-birth sex ratios of Asian Americans are the same as white Americans. Arthur J Pais reports As South Dakota became the eighth......

Govt to introduce landmark bill on surrogacy

Women in India cannot act as surrogates for more than three successful births, including of their own children, and it would be mandatory for surrogate mothers to have a minimum two-year interval......

US approves $1 billion aid to Pakistan for 2013

A key United States Senate sub-committee has approved $1 billion aid to Pakistan for the fiscal year 2013. The $52.1 billion Department of State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs......

UP NRHM scam: CBI nabs top IAS officer from airport

The Rs 5700 crore National Rural Health Mission scam took an interesting turn with the arrest of senior Indian Administrative Service officer Pradeep Shukla in Lucknow early Thursday......

NRHM scam: CBI carries out fresh searches in UP

The Central Bureau of Investigation on Saturday carried out fresh searches across 23 locations in Uttar Pradesh in connection with the National Rural Health Mission scam. The searches are being......

FM seeks World Bank fund for child project

Indiaon Monday hoped that World Bank would resume funding for a child health programme, as the government has agreed to put in place measures to check corruption and take action against those......

Health insurance for unorganised sector

The Union Budget stepped up plan allocation for the health sector by 20 per cent with a focus on health insurance, which Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee announced would be extended now to......

World Bank debars 3 Indian cos, one individual

The World Bank has debarred three Indian companies and one individual from participating in its projects, saying that they indulged in fraudulent practices while doing business with it in the......

Beware! Toys you buy for kids may be toxic

The next time you buy a toy for your little one, be more cautious as a new study says many of them may contain a toxic chemical which can prove dangerous for children especially those below three......

Global agencies keen on Bihar growth

Global financing agencies, including the World Bank and Asian Development Bank, have expressed keenness to invest in construction, power, health, tourism and rural development in Bihar. Head of the......

Priyanka Chopra's noble cause

The Bollywood beauty from Jamshedpur, Priyanka Chopra has not forgotten her roots. Her active participation in championing the cause of child and adolescent rights has made her the national......

  People speak for reproductive child health

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Q. Why is the rate of heart attacks more in men than in women?
:  A. I am not sure how true it is and dont have statistics to prove or disprove this. But assume this is factually correct, the reasons could be one or...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-is-the-rate-of-heart-attacks-more-in-men-than-in-women//answers/17266882

anupama  kumar
Q. Has spread of contracepties triggered the empowerment of women?
Anupama Kumar:  A. WITH CONTRACEPTION PARTICULARLY,PILLS WOMEN No longer forced into motherhood by their biology, women could choose how they wanted to shape their...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/has-spread-of-contracepties-triggered-the-empowerment-of-wom/17266596/answers/17203652

Ramsingh Sachan
Q. why hairs start grow only in some parts of the body which we used to cover
Ramsingh Sachan:  A. in human physiology, the stage or period of life when a child transforms into an adult normally capable of procreation.The timing of puberty varies...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-hairs-start-grow-only-in-some-parts-of-the-body-which-we/17195205/answers/17018340

flora
Q. when did inian govt. starts reproductive & child health programme \\\' \\\'
Flora:  A. Tribhuvandas Foundation was set up by, Tribhuvandas Kishibhai Patel- the founder Chairman of the Kheda District Milk Producers Cooperative Union...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-did-inian-govt.-starts-reproductive-amp-child-health-pr/17018268/answers/17061143

Rajendra Parkale
Q. What are the main impediments in India to control the population?
Rajendra Parkale:  A. Some reasons why we haven't reached the goals set in 1947:a. The focus on family planning ignored other influences on the birthrate: Public health...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-are-the-main-impediments-in-india-to-control-the-popula/17061134/answers/16670682

  Web results for Reproductive Child Health
GIM Selected As Field Agency for NFHS-4

Goa Institute of Management (GIM) has recently been selected as the Filed Agency for conducting the National Family Health Survey (NFHS) 4, for... ...

http://www.navhindtimes.in/gim-selected-as-field-agency-for-nfhs-4/
Bihar govt to provide security to accredited social health activists

BHAGALPUR: Aware of the problems of Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHAs) while working in night shifts including their safety and security,... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/patna/State-govt-to-provide-security-to-ASHAs/articleshow/45567191.cms
First of its kind law in Britain concerning babies with three genetic parents

LONDON: Britain has announced a series of laws — the — which will concern babies being born with three genetic parents in the UK. One of the... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/uk/First-of-its-kind-law-in-Britain-concerning-babies-with-three-genetic-parents/articleshow/45563002.cms
Dr Tim Black, CBE, who, with his wife Jean, co-founded the leading British women's health organisation Marie Stopes International, has died aged 77.

Tim grew up in Sussex and died just outside the home in which he was born, after one of his favourite walks through the nearby woods. The... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/dr-tim-black-cbe-who-his-wife-jean-co-founded-leading-british-women-s-health-organisation-marie-stop
Omission of sexual & reproductive health rights is disappointing

The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) and the Gates Institute have written a joint letter to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/ippf-gates-omission-sexual-reproductive-health-rights-disappointing

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