Maternal and Child Health: Introduction
Every expectant mother maintains good health, is prepared both physically and psychologically to look after her child, goes through a normal delivery and bears a healthy child.
Every child grows up in healthy surroundings, receives proper nourishment and adequate protection from disease.
Communicable diseases are controlled in the vulnerable groups by taking adequate preventive measures and by health education.
Sickness is detected and treated early before it become serious or chronic.
Simple statistical data on morbidity and mortality are maintained at regional and national levels.
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