Skilled Care During Pregnancy And Birth

  1. Safe and clean delivery at birth
  2. Care of the newborn at birth
  3. Appropriate feeding in sickness and health
  4. Exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months of life
  5. Starting at six months of age, appropriate complementary feeding with continued breastfeeding up to 2 years of age and beyond
  6. Micronutrient supplementation (at least vitamin A)
  7. Prevention of illness
  8. Vaccination
  9. Insecticide-treated materials
  10. Water, sanitation and hygiene
  11. Prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV
  12. Antiretrovirals
  13. Safer infant feeding practices
  14. Treatment of Illness
  15. Oral rehydration therapy to prevent and treat dehydration resulting from diarrhoea
  16. Zinc to reduce the duration and severity of diarrhoea
  17. Antibiotics for sepsis, pneumonia and dysentery
  18. Antimalarials

The Millennium Development Goals

The Millennium Development Goals identify the actions needed across many different fronts (e.g. education, health, transport, agriculture, housing, energy. water, sanitation, legislation and social welfare) for social and economic development.

  1. Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger.
  2. Achieve universal primary education.
  3. Promote gender equality and empower women.
  4. Reduce child mortality.

    Target: Reduce by two-thirds, between 1990 and 2015, the under-five mortality rate.

  5. Improve maternal health.

    Target: Reduce by three-quarters, between 1990 and 2015, the maternal mortality ratio.

  6. Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases.
  7. Ensure environmental sustainability.
  8. Develop a global partnership for development.

Similar of Skilled Care During Pregnancy And Birth

Safe Water, Basic Sanitation And Waste Management In Health-Care Settings

The month of October every year is observed as the sanitation month by the government of Bangladesh. The ministry of LGRD and Cooperatives along with the

Safe Motherhood and Child Development: Men's Role

Safe Motherhood and Child Development: Men's Role Pregnancy-related complications cause one quarter to one half of deaths among women of reproductive age in developing counties. In some countries pregnancy-

Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV / AIDS: A Potential Threat to Child Survival

It is amazing, and humbling, to realize that in the late 1970s the human immuno-deficiency virus (HIV) was spreading silently- unrecognized and unnoticed

Mother and Child-Essential Message

The Following are The Essential Message Distilled from Facts for Life. The health of both women and children can be significantly improved when births are

Health Related Q&A Mother and Child Care

List of Questions Q1.How we can ensure neonat health service in a rural setting in the developing countries? Q2.What are the fatal diseases of early childhood

A Marriage Between Social and Medical Sciences

The memorable day was 13 September 1994, in Cairo, Egypt. Representatives from 180 nations, among them thou-sands of women of every race and creed, jubilant

Family Planning Week Ends Stressing Birth Control

The government was deeply thinking over giving special incentives to the parents who had one child, the health adviser, ASM Matiur Rahman, told a news briefing



Post new comment