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In 41 Years, As India’s Economy Grew 21 Times, Infant Mortality Dropped 68%

In 41 Years, As India’s Economy Grew 21 Times, Infant Mortality...

New Delhi: Over 41 years to 2016, a national health programme for children has led to a 68 per cent drop in India's infant...
Sharp Rise In Caesarean Deliveries, Doctors Say Women Who Ask For It Unaware Of Risks

Sharp Rise In Caesarean Deliveries, Doctors Say Women Who Ask For...

New Delhi: Over the last decade, there has been an alarming rise in the caesarean deliveries in India. The private hospitals, especially, have shown...
Indian Children Healthier Than Ever, But Other Nations Doing Better, Shows Survey

Indian Children Healthier Than Ever, But Other Nations Doing Better, Shows...

By Swagata Yadavar/IndiaSpend India's infant mortality rate (IMR) reduced by 16 points over the last 10 years -- 41 children below the age of one...
Why Uttarakhand Needs To Focus On Child Care

Why Uttarakhand Needs To Focus On Child Care

By Shalini Rudra/ IndiaSpend It ranks number six in per capita income, but relatively prosperous Uttarakhand does worse than many poorer states with its infant...