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Johnson’s Baby sets out to celebrate 125 Years of Baby Care by engaging with...

Johnson’s Baby is humbled & excited to embark upon this milestone Mumbai, May 11, 2018: Johnson’s Baby marked the milestone of 125 years by engaging and connecting with mothers across India. J&J invited mothers in Mumbai to a gathering to...

A new dawn: India to be certified polio-free this year

New Delhi January 2nd, 2014: Later this month, India will clock three polio-free years, a milestone that will be officially certified in 2014 by the World Health Organisation (WHO). The last case of polio was reported from West...

Doctors at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute (FEHI) reach out to Youth and children to...

FEHI study shows youth under 25 at a greater risk for Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) 100% increases in cardiac diseases in people under 45 years of age New Delhi, April 13, 2015: In an effort to spread awareness of...

Big Knowledge Gaps with Children’s Paracetamol

New Delhi, May 21, 2016: A study of adults who had recently purchased children’s paracetamol has indicated that many people don’t know basic information about the commonly used medicine. Presented at the National Medicines Symposium in Canberra today, the study...

Columbia Asia Hospital saves a blue baby

Bangalore, February 01, 2018: Baby Ahmed (name changed), a 5 months old baby, who had travelled all the way from Sudan to Columbia Asia Hospital Whitefield, with complaints of breathlessness and low oxygen levels, was in a very serious...

Action Plan Against Diarrhoea and Pneumonia

New Delhi, Feb 25, 2015: As per the report of Child Health Epidemiological Reference Group 2012, it is estimated that 38 per cent of all under-five child deaths are caused by diarrhoea and pneumonia which accounts for around 2 lakh...

Home based Care for Young Child (HBYC) to be the crucial component of POSHAN...

New Delhi, April 20, 2018: The first meeting of National Council on India's Nutrition Challenges under POSHAN Abhiyaan was held today in New Delhi. The meeting was chaired by Dr. Rajiv Kumar, Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog. The Council which has...

Genetic disorders a growing problem, secure your child with Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis

New Delhi, April 21, 2018: Every year many parents get surprised with the birth of an affected child with genetic disorders. “Genetic disorders are passed on from generations to generations. It runs in the family genes. Genes are very powerful...

Over 350,000 children to get additional dose of diphtheria vaccine in Cox’s Bazar

Cox's Bazar, January 30, 2018: Stepping up efforts to curtail the ongoing diphtheria outbreak in Cox's Bazar, WHO and UNICEF are working with Ministry of Health and Family Welfare to vaccinate over 350,000 children in the Rohingya camps and makeshift settlements with an additional dose of diphtheria vaccine.  "An additional dose of diphtheria vaccine is expected to further...

Free Treatment Facility For Children With Cancer

New Delhi, Dec 10, 2014:The treatment of children with Cancer in various Government Hospitals is either free or subsidized both for the Central and State Government Hospitals. Cancer can be diagnosed and treated at various levels in the Government...