The team of medical professionals is training mothers in using the cross-cradle hold, and for good reason.
Child marriage, malnutrition plague tribal children in Odisha's Nagada; villagers, mostly illiterate, pin hope on govt for healthcare facilities
Although largely clueless about politics and political leaders, the villagers of Nagada in Odisha continue to pin their hopes on the state government to take care of their health, development and infrastructure needs.
AI can go a long way in helping India attain a crucial sustainable development goal in health care.
Over 30 million babies are born too soon & too small each year, needing specialized care to survive.
Zubaida Bai says that very often, when maternal healthcare products are designed, the biggest stakeholder — women — and their needs are not taken into consideration
Govt's ban on import, production and sale of life-saving drug oxytocin will negatively impact healthcare
Three months ago, the government created a monopoly of the drug oxytocin that prevents women from bleeding to death during labour.
Uttar Pradesh records 30% decline in maternal mortality ratio since 2013, tops chart in reduction of maternal deaths in India
Uttar Pradesh on Friday emerged as the surprise first among states who have recorded the maximum percentage of decline in Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR).Friday.
Local self-governance bodies are promoting maternal health and awareness in Jambuda Village, Udaipur, Rajasthan with the help of community participation.
Proteins protecting mothers from Zika virus are harmful to placenta, foetal growth, says Yale University study
Proteins that mount a potent immune response to Zika virus, and help pregnant women fight the infection, can harm the placenta and foetal growth, a study has found.
Madhya Pradesh's dismal child health indicators can improve with better sanitation, focus on maternal care
Women's empowerment, better sanitation, and improvement in maternal health could improve the nutritional status of children in Madhya Pradesh.
Kaushalya safeguards maternal health in Himachal's villages