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India Unheard: Video Revives Healthcare in Rural Madhya Pradesh

The voice of Sakhri village people was brought forth by this video that stirred the ears of the authority and necessary impact was achieved.
on Jan 25, 2013

Why Dais Are Important: the community model for childbirth

Studies are needed to reveal the positive public health impacts and depth of the dai tradition as knowledge, skills and worldview.
on Aug 19, 2012

“The Medicalization Of Women’s Bodies Is A Serious Concern”

We need stronger laws on medicalization, says Dr. Lakshmi Lingam, Deputy Director, TISS.
on Aug 15, 2012

The ‘X’ syndrome and the ‘Y’ chromosome

We stand today at a gender ratio of 914:1000. Amidst all the announcements of innumerable schemes to tackle the skewed sex ratio, celebration of supposed su...
on Aug 10, 2012

Tribal Health Initiative: High up in health

Doctor couple Reji George and Lalitha have helped remote tribal villages in Tamil Nadu remain in the best of health.
on Apr 15, 2012