Maternal, Newborn, & Child Health
At the third global Teach to Reach Summit, participants learned how to turn their ideas for how to improve workforce capacity into action.
October 08, 2018 /
Dr. Bhupendra Tripathi
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August 27, 2018 /
Nearly fifteen years ago, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation launched Grand Challenges—a landmark initiative to fund promising early-stage scientific innovations that could prevent, treat and cure diseases in the developing world.
July 25, 2018 /
Thea Norman, co-lead of the Gates Foundation’s Ki initiative, describes the data challenge the foundation is launching with India’s Biotechnology Council (BIRAC) as part of the Grand Challenges India program.
July 18, 2018 /
Everybody faces the possibility of incurring medical expenses at short notice. You are better off if you regularly put a fixed sum of money into a pool and relied on this to pay for unpredictable expenses (Shutterstock)
July 09, 2018 /
n many parts of the world, including in India, profuse and uncontrolled bleeding after birth accounts for more than half of all maternal deaths. Massaging the womb, and timely, i.e., within 60 seconds of birth, administration of easily available low-cost
drugs such as oxytocin can have a dramatic impact on this bleeding.