The Malawi Health Equity Network (MHEN) and Parliamentary Committee on Health have agreed to lobby with government to ensure that Healthy Surveillance Assistants (HSA) live within the area in which they operate.
Chief Consultant Paediatrician and Neonatologist at Kanti Children’s Hospital, Maharajgunj, Nepal gives advice to new mothers on caring for newborn babies.
According to the March of Dimes, 1,372 babies of the 13,000 born each year in the Ozarks are premature.
UNICEF is accelerating its work in the heart of communities to stop the outbreak, support early isolation of cases, promote more safe burials and raise continued awareness and understanding of the virus and its risks.
The wife of the Vice president Mrs. Amissah-Arthur, urged nurses and doctors in the Region to educate mothers on the essence of early maternal care, in order to avoid deaths and complications during birth.
Tanzania committed to the 'Every Newborn Action Plan and the Sharpened One Plan' strategies, which if fully implemented, would help reduce maternal and newborn deaths.
Avascular and immature retina at birth of a premature baby is vulnerable to external insults of postnatal care as well as postnatal and prenatal growth.
The Act will establish a basic health care fund through deduction of an additional one per cent of Nigeria’s Consolidated Revenue Account (CRA) for primary health care. This is in addition to the expected counterpart funding contribution from the states and local government areas.
While Hagupit pummelled the community around them, Amelita Ngoho, 31, and husband Remy, cried with joy after the birth of their first baby boy.
Late last night, we got information from a very reliable source that President Goodluck Jonathan had signed the National Health Bill into law.