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Universal Health Coverage In India Is Still A Long Way To Go, Say Experts
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Universal Health Coverage In India Is Still A Long Way To Go, Say Experts

According to experts, Universal Health Coverage requires adequate healthcare financing and human resources to provide financial protection to the underprivileged by covering their medicine, diagnostics, and service costs ...
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Asia-Pacific Region May Meet Only 9 Of The 104 Targets Of Sustainable Development Goals By 2030: UN Report
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Asia-Pacific Region May Meet Only 9 Of The 104 Targets Of Sustainable Development Goals By 2030: UN Report

There are 17 Sustainable Development Goals that are targeted to be achieved by 2030 but, according to the report of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific on the progress of SDGs, the region may not even achieve 10 per cent of these goals in the decided timeframe ...
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Health Management System Will Enable Hassle-Free Treatment To People Of Delhi: CM Arvind Kejriwal
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Health Management System Will Enable Hassle-Free Treatment To People Of Delhi: CM Arvind Kejriwal

In Delhi, all the patient care services, hospital administration, budgeting and planning, supply chain management, and backend services and processes will be brought under the Health Information Management System (HIMS) ...
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A Victim Of Poverty Herself, Ishrat Bano, An Anganwadi Worker In Jaipur Is Committed Towards Welfare Of Children In Her Area
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A Victim Of Poverty Herself, Ishrat Bano, An Anganwadi Worker In Jaipur Is Committed Towards Welfare Of Children In Her Area

For 38-year-old Anganwadi worker Ishrat Bano, the mission is to contribute to the welfare of children in the Idgah Kachi Basti, a slum area in Jaipur, Rajsathan ...
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Women's Day 2021: How The Collective Women Enterprises In Bihar Are Beating COVID Crisis
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Women’s Day 2021: How The Collective Women Enterprises In Bihar Are Beating COVID Crisis

International Women's Day 2021: According to Siddharth Chaturvedi, Consultant at The World Bank, for every rupee earned by the woman of the household, 90 per cent is spent on the education, health, nutrition and general wellbeing of the family as against 30-40 per cent by a man ...
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Women's Day 2021: The Unsung Heroes Of India's Primary Healthcare The Anganwadi Workers And ASHAs
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The Unsung Heroes Of India’s Primary Healthcare The Anganwadi Workers And ASHAs

On this International Women’s Day, let’s celebrate the army of women working relentlessly on the frontlines as Anganwadi workers and ASHA workers to ensure that health and nutrition support reach the children and women of the country ...
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Women's Day 2021: COVID-19 Pandemic Impact On Women And Their Struggle To Feed Their Families
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COVID-19 Pandemic Impact On Women And Their Struggle To Feed Their Families

International Women's Day 2021: While the pandemic has impacted almost everybody, women, especially in marginalised rural communities have been hit harder and one of the biggest challenges faced by them during this unprecedented crisis has been ‘access to food’ ...
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Women Empowering Women: Here’s How Jeevika Initiative Changed The Life Of Bihar’s Pawan Rekha Devi And Her Family
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Women Empowering Women: Here’s How Jeevika Initiative Changed The Life Of Bihar’s Pawan Rekha Devi And Her Family

Bihar’s Pawan Rekha Devi broke the shackles of orthodoxy and welcomed a new era of health and well being for her children ...
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India Emerging As COVID-19 Vaccine Manufacturing Hub, Says Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan
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India Emerging As COVID-19 Vaccine Manufacturing Hub, Says Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

According to the Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan, no words are enough to express gratitude towards all the Corona Warriors, who risked their own lives to save the lives of others ...
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States Have Started Implementing Intensified Mission Indradhanush 3.0 For Kids, Pregnant Woman Not Immunised In Routine Drive
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States Have Started Implementing Intensified Mission Indradhanush 3.0 For Kids, Pregnant Woman Not Immunised In Routine Drive

According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the Intensified Mission Indradhanush aims to accelerate the full immunisation of children and pregnant women in the country ...
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Late-Childhood Obesity Associated With Low-Quality Maternal Diet During Pregnancy: Study
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Late-Childhood Obesity Associated With Low-Quality Maternal Diet During Pregnancy: Study

Researchers from University College Dublin, Ireland found that children of mothers who ate a higher quality diet, low in inflammation-associated foods, during pregnancy had a lower risk of obesity and lower body fat levels in late-childhood ...
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Union Budget 2021 Explained: Decoding The 137 Per Cent Increase In Health Expenditure
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Union Budget 2021 Explained: Decoding The 137 Per Cent Increase In Health Expenditure

While presenting the Union Budget 2021-22, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced an increase in the outlay for health by 137 per cent, what does it mean and which areas are likely to benefit ...
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