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Madhya Pradesh best in execution of Prime Minister Safe Motherhood Campaign 19.7.2018 Central Chronicle » Bhopal
Private-Government doctors rending appreciating contribution awarded by Health Minister Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Public Health and Family Welfare Minister Rustam Singh awarded private and government doctors who made significant contributions in the execution of Prime Minister Safe Maternity Campaign. He said that only Madhya Pradesh has achieved remarkable success in the country with the participation of doctors […]
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World Population Day: 11 Essential Facts You Must Know 11.7.2018 NDTV News - Latest
World Population Day: World Population Day is celebrated worldwide to spread awareness and discuss issues related to population growth.Here are some of the interesting facts about population...
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Health ministry lauds achievers in the field of Maternal Mortality Ratio reduction 3.7.2018 DNA: Top News
The Union ministry of health and family welfare (HWF) organised an event for awarding achievers for the Reduction in MMR and the Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA) 'I Pledge For 9' on June 29 in the national Capital. Union Minister JP Nadda along with health ministers of states, among others were present at the event. "The PMSMA programme is huge and deals with lakhs of people and organizations and at the same time, they are very sensitive. So, even if we get one single failure, it becomes the face of the programme. Still, we are making our best to make PMSMA a success," said Nadda after releasing the Hall of Fame and Find Your Nearest PMSMA Facility — Mobile App which helps in locating the nearest health service. He also introduced several stats and new policies for the improvement in the health sector. NITI Aayog member Vinod Paul said "Ten states achieved a one-third reduction in MMR and the whole management takes pride of it. We are completely committed to making a change to form a new ...
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MP to receive award in PM’s Safe Motherhood Campaign 30.6.2018 Central Chronicle » Bhopal
Nadda writes to Health Minister Rustam Singh Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh will be rewarded for reducing maternal mortality under Prime Minister’s Safe Motherhood Campaign. For this, Union Health and Family Welfare Minister, Jagat Prakash Nadda has written a letter to the Minister of Public Health and Family Welfare of Madhya Pradesh, Rustam Singh, inviting him […]
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Shri J P Nadda gives away the Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan 'IPledgefor9' Achievers and MMR Reduction Awards 29.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
“In just 23 months, we have achieved 1.3 crore antenatal check-ups at 12,900 healthcare facilities across the country. And we also identified 6.5 lakh high-risk pregnancies.”  This was stated by Shri J P Nadda, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare while giving away the ‘IPledgefor9' Achievers Awards to the individuals and teams of doctors from the private sector and States for their exemplary services, outstanding support of institutions and commitment from support partners in achieving the mission’s objectives of safe motherhood to every woman in the country, here today.
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India Can Boost GDP By Increasing Women Workforce: Report 27.6.2018 NDTV News - India-news
India has one of the largest opportunities in the world to boost GDP by increasing women's participation in the labour force, which presently stands at "only 25 per cent", a report by McKinsey World...
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All set for health festival 21.6.2018 Hindu: Fitness
Event first of its kind in State; focus on best practices: official
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Maternal Mortality Rate Down By 37 Points In 3 Years: JP Nadda 12.6.2018 NDTV News - India-news
JP Nadda said that his government made some strategic changes and are able to save 30 expecting mothers every day.
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PM’s maternity scheme benefits 23.6 lakh 11.6.2018 Hindu: Home
Programme picking up after a slow start; official says many States are yet to come on board
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Maternal mortality down in State 11.6.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Health officials attribute it to improvement in maternal, child health facilities
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UNICEF Lauds India For Decline In Maternal Mortality Ratio 10.6.2018 NDTV News - Latest
UNICEF's India representative Yasmin Ali Haque has commended India's 'impressive progress' in reducing maternal deaths.
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India records 22% reduction in maternal mortality ratio since 2013 7.6.2018 DNA: India
India has registered a significant decline in Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) recording a 22-per cent reduction in such deaths since 2013, according to the Sample Registration System (SRS) bulletin released today. The MMR has declined from 167 in 2011-2013 to 130 in 2014-2016, according to the special bulletin. MMR is defined as the proportion of maternal deaths per 1,00,000 live births. The decline has been most significant in Empowered Action Group (EAG) states -- from 246 to 188, it said. The Special Bulletin of Maternal Mortality in India stated that among the southern states, the decline has been from 93 to 77 and in "other" states from 115 to 93. "The latest SRS figures reveal that we have gone beyond the MDG target of Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) of 139 by 2015 & have reached 130!! I congratulate the Ministry, @MoHFW_India and the states for their joint efforts," Union Health Minister J P Nadda said on Twitter. According to the SRS Bulletin, there were nearly 12,000 fewer maternal deaths in 2016 ...
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State sees steep drop in MMR, holds 3rd spot 7.6.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
At 66, it’s Tamil Nadu’s best performance in a decade
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India shows impressive gains in reduction of Maternal Mortality with 22% reduction since 2013 7.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
India registered a significant decline in Maternal Mortality Ratio. According to the just released SRS bulletin (2016), India has shown impressive gains in reduction of Maternal Mortality with 22% reduction in since 2013.
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Maternal mortality ratio in the country drops from 167 to 130 6.6.2018 Hindu: Home
Kerala remains at the top as Maharashtra retains second spot and Tamil Nadu comes third
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India's Maternal Mortality Ratio Has Declined To 130: Health Ministry 6.6.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) in India has declined from 167 in 2011-2013 to 130 in 2014-2016, according to a special bulletin issued by the Health Ministry today.
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Kerala’s MMR drops from 61 to 46 6.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
National ration is 130, which has shown a significant drop from 167
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India saw 211 tuberculosis cases per 1,00,000 population in 2016: WHO 18.5.2018 General News
India saw an estimated 211 cases of tuberculosis per 1,00,000 people in 2016, better than neighbouring Bangladesh and Myanmar which recorded 221 and 361 cases respectively in this category, according to the World Health Statistics 2018 released by WHO. However, Nepal and Bhutan recorded fewer number of tuberculosis (TB) cases per 1,00,000 population than India, it said. India has pledged to eradicate tuberculosis by 2025, five years ahead of the global target set by WHO. According to the report, TB remains a high-burden disease and "progress in fighting it, although impressive, is still not fast enough to close persistent gaps". Globally, incidence of TB registered a 19 er cent decline over a 16-year period from 173 new and relapse cases per 1,00, 000 population in the year 2000 to 140 per 1,00,000 population in 2016. The WHO report also stated that maternal mortality ratio (MMR) in India was 174 per 1,00,000 births in 2015. The Sustainable Development Goals for 2030 is to lower MMR .
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Make comprehensive health care affordable: TN Guv to docs, 12.5.2018 General News
Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit today appealed to doctors and nurses to join hands to make comprehensive healthcare affordable in the state. "The mission before us is to make health care comprehensive, universal, affordable and qualitatively professional," he said while addressing a National Conference on Nurses here. "For achieving this objective, the road ahead is going to be complex and arduous," he said adding that it requires combined efforts of doctors and nurses to achieve success. Noting that Tamil Nadu has always been an important centre for medical diagnosis and treatment, Purohit said, the state enjoys an impressive record in the reduction of infant and maternal mortality rates. Tamil Nadu ranks first in terms of the number of children getting immunised and takes pride in the lakhs of eminent medical practitioners and nursing professionals engaged in providing healthcare, he said. Referring to an estimate by Confederation of Indian Industry, the ...
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Karnataka govt's per-capita investment in health lowest among South states 11.5.2018 Business Standard: News Now
Ambitious-sounding policy conversations notwithstanding, the actual performance of the state in terms of health and nutrition outcomes leaves much to be desired
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