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Mother’s Education, Household Wealth Decide Survival Of Infants In India

  Mortality rates of children in poorer households were higher, as were the rates where…

India Is Unprepared For Its Gathering Teen Sexual Revolution

  New Delhi: One in four Indian women (26.8%) is married before 18, and 7.8%…

With 4th-Highest Shortfall of Specialists, Gujarat Commissions ‘Child Doctors’

  New Delhi: With India’s fourth-highest shortfall of specialists nationwide, Gujarat has announced a controversial…

Six Factors That Could Reduce Malnutrition In Madhya Pradesh

  Women’s empowerment, better sanitation, and improvement in maternal health could improve the nutritional status…

What Surat Can Teach Other Indian Cities About Public Health

Chaya Jadhav (centre) from Dhule, Maharashtra, at the Pandesara Urban Centre in Surat. Jadhav came…

In A Poor Gujarat District, Infrastructure Cannot Compensate For Lack Of Jobs

The neonatal intensive unit in Ahwa Civil Hospital has ten warmers and five attending nurses.…

2 Years To Swachh Bharat Mission Deadline, 62% Districts Still Report Open Defecation

  With less than two years remaining until the Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) deadline, 62.5%,…