Due to a lack of medical infrastructure and proper family planning, the maternal healthcare crisis has haunted many families all over the nation. Several attempts have been made to better the condition of women about to birth a child, but not to complete fruition or to the benefit of women.
In an attempt to make pregnancy a whole lot easier for women in Uttarakhand, the Uttarakhand government is going to launch the Saubhagyawati Yojana 2020 for pregnant women and newborn children. In this scheme, the state government will provide food kit and clothes to beneficiary pregnant ladies as well as
Previously known as the Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana, it is now known as the Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana or the PMMVY. Maternity issues were alarmingly high in India in the past couple of years. In order to ensure the safety of mothers and newborns, the Government put this
According to a report from the University of Michigan, two-thirds of children in India do not receive timely vaccinations which prolong their susceptibility to diseases and contribute to untimely deaths among infants. This is a matter of growing concern as more children fall prey to diseases they just are not
Launched by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on June 1, 2011, Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram benefits pregnant women admitted at government health facilities in rural and urban areas for their delivery. The scheme also encourages women for institutional deliveries instead of delivering a child at home. Objectives The