Developing and Strengthening Community Health Worker Programs at Scale
Save the Children hosted a political conclave – on the theme ‘No Child Born to Die’ -- with elected representatives and political leaders from Bihar in the state capital.
The IMR of three districts, Uttarkashi, Haridwar and Tehri Garhwal is much higher than the overall state figures for Uttarakhand.
Are the EU’s plans to withdraw the proposal on extending maternity leave throughout Europe justified?
The draft “Strategies toward ending preventable maternal mortality” is now online and open for discussion through the World Health Organization (WHO) website. A companion piece to the Every Newborn Action Plan,
The Partners’ Forum was focused on various issues related to success and setbacks of maternal and newborn health.
Over half the infants exposed to treatment for the PMTCT or as infant prophylaxis had resistance to drugs in the non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI) class.
The government has also expressed commitment to make health service more effective by increasing the number of postings of specialist doctors and increasing the strength of health officials at primary health centres.
A partnership with the California-based East Meets West Foundation is helping turn the tide in the infant mortality rate.
Report shares evidence that intermittent preventive malaria treatment during pregnancy and the use of ITNs can reduce the risk of death to malaria within the first 28 days of life by 18%.