MATERNAL HEALTH

  • India, China favour more cooperation in health sector May 23, 2013

    New Delhi: India and China on Wednesday decided to strengthen bilateral cooperation, specially in the fields of maternal and child health, infectious diseases and other emerging health challenges, officials said in Delhi. The discussions were held between union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad with his Chinese counterpart Li Bin on the...
  • Caesarean delivery, not all that safe August 27, 2008

    New Delhi: India is one of the few countries where more than 50 per cent of women opt for caesarean deliveries as opposed to normal child birth. But very few realise the benefits of going with nature or the consequences of going against it. Many women request doctors for a...