Adolescent Health

  • US extends two child projects in India March 8, 2013

    Mumbai: The US has announced extension of two of its flagship projects on child survival in India by pledging financial support, an official said. Integrated maternal and child health project (MCHIP) and health of urban poor project (HUP) have been pledged support, said visiting US Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator...
  • Sex education? Good idea, says a new research December 20, 2007

    Chicago: Teenagers who have had formal sex education are far more likely to put off having sex, contradicting earlier studies on the effectiveness of such programs, U.S. researchers said on Wednesday. They found teenage boys who had sex education in school were 71 percent less likely to have intercourse before age...