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New initiatives needed against water-borne diseases: Sachin Tendulkar

New initiatives needed against water-borne diseases: Sachin Tendulkar

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 19:59

Sachin Tendulkar has expressed his concern and has come forward to bat against water-borne diseases. He called for eradication of water-borne diseases and said that Indian research institutions should come up with new initiatives against the mortality among children due to such diseases.

Parent`s death in childhood may increase kid`s mortality risk in adulthood

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 19:02

A new study has revealed that individuals who have lost either of their parents during childhood, have 50 percent greater risk of mortality risks in their adulthood than those unexposed to parental death.

How conflict affects women`s reproductive health

Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 13:02

Gender-based violence, sexually transmitted infections including HIV, and maternal and neonatal mortality and morbidity all flourish in times of conflict, says a review, suggesting clinicians need to be sensitive and aware of the unique challenges of women`s reproductive health needs in such times.

Deploying midwives in poor nations could avert millions of maternal and newborn deaths

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 10:30

Researchers have said that a small increase in number of skilled birth attendants in the world`s poorest nations could save the lives of a substantial number of women and their babies.

Surgery on weekends, afternoons ups death risk: Study

Last Updated: Sunday, June 01, 2014, 13:17

In a first that shows cyclic influences on hospital mortality in patients after surgery, a new research says that the risk of death is the highest following surgery conducted on weekends, in the afternoon or in February.

Stressed social relationships can lead to early death: Study

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 20:09

According to a new study, troubled relationships and frequent arguments with friends/family puts one`s health at a great risk and can induce early death.

Male infertility linked to mortality

Last Updated: Friday, May 16, 2014, 13:53

Men who are infertile because of defects in their semen appear to be at increased risk of dying sooner than men with normal semen, according to a new study.

Maternal health: Despite progress, India has highest number of deaths

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 07, 2014, 19:25

Healthcare system in India seems to be improving in the last ten years as far as maternal deaths are concerned. According to a report released by the United Nations (UN), the country has witnessed a decline in maternity mortality rates between 1990 and 2013.

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