31 Things That Can Save Dying Indian Mothers

  A 12-point checklist created for airline pilots to check human errors during flying inspired a similar list for Indian health workers, leading, in a test, to a drastic fall in the number of mothers who die during childbirth. The new health checklist, which includes simple procedures, such as washing hands and holding a baby … Continued

Cancer Cases Worldwide To Jump To 22 million

The number of cancer cases recorded around the world is expected to rise to 22 million cases annually within the next two decades, according to a recent World Health Organisation (WHO) report released on 3rd February.   While the total number of worldwide cases for 2012 rose to an estimated 14 million new cases per … Continued