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Do Women Die In Childbirth Because It Is More Preferable?

opriate investment in the interest of the girl child, familial neglect are other less severe forms of prejudice against a girl child. Although the presence of female infanticide has been prevalent for several centuries, several Governments have remained passive or have even denied the existence of such a phenomenon. The much-deserved credit for fighting against this social evil goes to the Non-Governmental Organizations or the NGOs. It was not until that female infanticide was identified as a social problem. The eradication or prevention of such an age-old practice would not be possible without sustained efforts to improve the status of women in the society. It has to be however remembered that interventional programmes targeted at achieving a realistic target can only ensure success of the distant dream.

Teenage pregnancy: Adolescent or teenage pregnancy as it is commonly called is pregnancy occurring in girls aged 19 or even less. A number of political, cultural, emotional, and social issues stem from the controversial issue. Nearly 1 million teenage girls get pregnant each year. The lack of proper knowledge regarding contraception or reluctance to adopt contraception owing to gender fear can account for the ever-increasing number of teen pregnancy rates. Increased inclination to dating behavior, use of alcohol and other drugs, lack of proper familial support, inadequate motivational levels, and sexual abuse/ assault are other predisposing factors. Teenage mothers are emotionally and physically less mature to have a healthy baby compared to old mothers. The risk of infection, anemia, pregnancy induced hypertension, placenta previa, and premature delivery is considerably higher among teenage mothers. The risk of maternal mortality (60%) and infant mortality is much higher in teenage pregnancy. Owing to all the above stated reasons, teen mothers should be provided adequate level of prenatal and postnatal care through both family and social suppo
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