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Ethiopia to host global meet on maternal, child health

Ethiopia will host an international conference on maternal and child health on August 24 and 25 under the theme "Overcoming critical obstacles to maternal and child survival".Initiated jointly by Ethiopia and India, the conference aims to "celebrate" progress ... Prokerala, 2 months ago

'Indicators for malnutrition in kids worsening'

The indicators that represent undernutrition among children seem to be worsening, shows the National Family Health Survey-4. This, despite the schemes introduced by the government to tackle undernutrition. The survey shows a worsening of certain indicators ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

Maternal high-fat diet may affect kids' mental health

Babies whose mothers consumed a high-fat diet during their pregnancy may be at an increased risk of developing mental health disorders such as anxiety and depression, a study has warned.The findings, of an animal study, showed that an unhealthy diet not only ...
 Prokerala2 months ago High Fat Maternal Diet Influences Kid's Brain For Fatty Food  Med India3 weeks ago 'High-fat diet in pregnancy may affect kids' mental health'  Business Standard2 months ago

Maternal Immune Activation Associated With Autism Among Kids

Children of mothers who reported a history of immune activation had significantly higher Social Responsiveness Scale total scores.
 Med India3 days ago Immune Activation in Mom During Pregnancy and Its Effect on Autistic Children  Med India1 week ago

India, Norway to work together in maternal, adolescent health

India and Norway have signed a Letter of Intent to extend health cooperation, especially in the areas of reproductive, maternal, new-born, child and adolescent health, said an statement on Thursday.According to the Union Health Ministry, the cooperation ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago
Med India

Family Factors Play a Key Role in Child (and) #132043; Temperament

Maternal depression was associated with difficult temperaments in infants when maternal sensitivity was low, but not when maternal sensitivity was high. Family functioning similarly moderated these links. A highly functioning family unit with interpersonal ...
 Med India2 months ago

PM launches 'Intensified Mission Indradhanush'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched an intensive immunisation drive from Gujarats Vadnagar today, saying no child should suffer from any vaccine-preventable disease. Through the Intensified Mission Indradhanush or IMI, the government aims to reach ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago

Karnataka to feed 12 lakh pregnant women from October 2

Nutritious meals would be served daily to 12 lakh pregnant women and lactating mothers at child care centres across the state from October 2, said Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Tuesday night."Besides nutritional supplements, counselling and other ...
 Prokerala3 weeks ago Nutrition programme for pregnant, lactating women  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

Lancet report hails India's work in bringing down child mortality rate by 1 million

India prevented the deaths of about one million children under five in 2005-15, driven by significant reductions in the mortality rates of pneumonia, diarrhoea, tetanus and measles, says a new study published in Lancet. The study stressed that India would ...
 DNA4 weeks ago

From the Raj to Azadi, how I saw India change

As a child in British India, Bharati Dutt, now 81, lived a privileged and sheltered life in an extended joint family of civil servants, doctors, engineers and Gandhians. Between the ages of seven and 11, when just old enough to understand, chronicle and remember, she witnessed the life-changing events that shaped a nation still struggling to break out of the shackles of its past and forge a new future. Bharati Dutt shared her memories -- a narrative of India on the threshold of freedom as seen ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago
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