Insights into Editorial: Babies fall victim to antibiotic resistance

    Insights into Editorial: Babies fall victim to antibiotic resistance According to a study, babies, infected with superbugs in birth facilities within 72 hours of being born, are dying due to drug resistance.   Background: The DeNIS study (Delhi Neonatal Infection) followed a group of 88,636 newborn infants for 3 years starting July 2011. …

Science and Technology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 30

QUESTIONS: 27/11/2013  “Infant mortality, maternal mortality and neo-natal death figures are unacceptably high among the STs because of lack of healthcare infrastructure, low literacy rates and sometimes traditional practice”. What measures government has taken in this regard? (200 Words)  “Rise in drug-resistant diseases could trigger a national emergency comparable to a catastrophic terrorist attack, pandemic …