The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought a response of the Centre on a PIL for putting in place health insurance policies and a national programme for management of birth defects to ensure that foetuses with congenital problems are not aborted due to high cost of treating such children.
Foetuses exposed to heavy binge drinking by their mums while still in the womb require significantly more trials to habituate and also exhibit a greater variability in test performance, a new study has revealed
In the wake of a shocking discovery
of female foeticide in Maharashtra`s Beed district, Chief
Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Monday directed Health Minister
Suresh Shetty to visit Beed, and meet senior officials there.