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Maternal & Child Health in India:

The UN estimates that 2.1 million Indian children die before reaching the age of 5 every year - four every minute - mostly from preventable illnesses such as diarrhoea, typhoid, malaria, measles and pneumonia. Every day, 1,000 Indian children die because of diarrhoea alone. Reduction of child mortality is the fourth of the United Nations' Millennium Development Goals.
Two-thirds of deaths are preventable. Malnutrition and the lack of...
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