Analysis of Mental Healthcare Act

“The strongest people are those who win battles we know nothing about.” ~Anonymous. The Constitution of the World Health Organization (WHO) defines ‘Health’ as ‘a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.’[1] Adding to this, WHO recognizes that mental health and well-being are essential for …

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Maternity Benefits in India

Maternity Benefits are essential in protecting the health of the women and child. In India, pregnant working women are protected under the Maternity Benefit Act, 1961. This Act is enacted in accordance with Article 42 of the Constitution, which specifies that the State shall provide for the safeguarding of equal and humane working conditions and …

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