M. Anitha Rani

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OBJECTIVES To measure the prevalence of behavioural risk factors for obesity among urban adolescent school children in Chennai, India. METHODS This study was performed as a cross-sectional study using a World Health Organization-designed Global School-based Student Health Survey questionnaire (modified for India) among adolescent school children studying(More)
Fertility is the major determinant of population growth rate. In the early 1960's Pakistan was the pioneer country which focused on the family planning issues to control the fertility rate so that population growth would be controlled. But it has been observed that the population growth could not be controlled at the desired level yet. The main objective of(More)
BACKGROUND Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is a perfect window of opportunity for the prevention of DM in two generations, and its incidence is increasing in our country. Awareness of the condition among antenatal women will translate into prevention and early diagnosis of the disease. This study was done to determine the awareness of GDM among all the(More)
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