Category Archives: Issues

Elderly abuse in India: “It’s high time to speak up now for elderly rights and protection”

by Dr. Santosh K. Yatnatti India is the second most populated country in the world with the population of around 1.3 billion with old people accounting for 104 million. Out of which, 53 million are females and 51 million males. The decreased mortality rates and increased life expectancy have contributed to more percentage of elders compared to previous years. The proportion

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The MCH Issue

Dear readers, The latest epidemic caused by the Zika virus in Brazil and the Americas, as well as its potential global impact, highlighted a further threat to maternal and child health (MCH). MCH is a vital topic in public health that is concerned with the health of pregnant women, new-borns, children and adolescents, and the various factors threatening the attainment

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