RCH stands for:
RCH stands for reproductive and child health care. Creating awareness among the people about different aspects of reproduction and available facility for child health care is the main aim of this programme.
Reproductive health includes:
The different aspects of reproductive phase that includes knowledge and precaution against STds, different available contraceptive methods as well as assisted reproductive technologies for infertile couples.
Which one is not a sexually transmitted disease?
Encephalitis (en-sef-uh-LIE-tis) is inflammation of the brain. There are several causes, but the most common is viral infection. Encephalitis often causes only mild flu-like signs and symptoms — such as a fever or headache — or no symptoms at all.
In ET technique embryo is transferred into_______.
In ET (embryo transfer) technique, in vitro fertilized embryo is transferred into fallopian tube or uterus for further development.
Introduction of sex education in schools should be encouraged to___________________.
Sex education in schools should be encouraged to provide right information to young and to discourage children from believing in myths and misconceptions about sex related aspects.
Disease or infections which are transmitted through sexual intercourse are collectively called?
The disease or infection which are transmitted through sexual intercourse are called VD (venereal disease) or STDs.
Lactational amenorrhea is a kind of periodic abstinence in which chances of fertilization is prevented upto a maximum period after parturition is
Lactational amenorrhea (absence of menstruation) method is based on the fact that ovulation and therefore the cycle do not occur during the period of intense lactation following parturition. Therefore, as long as the mother breast-feeds the child fully, chances of conception are almost nil. However, this method has been reported to be effective only upto a maximum period of six months following parturition.
Action plans and programmes to attain total reproductive health called family planning were initiated in India in?
The first action plan to attain total reproductive health called family planning was initiated in 1951 in India after independence.
Which of the following contraceptive method is useful to control STD’s as well as unwanted pregnancy?
Condoms are protective covering of penis that do not allow the passage of semen into vagina of female during sexual intercourse. This contracetive prevents the fusion of body fluid of male and female and protect from STDs.
A dark stained body present in the somatic cells of human female but absent from those of male is________.
Bar body is present in somatic cells of human female but it is absent in male. The function of this body is still not known completely.
Contraceptive oral pills help in birth control by:
Contraceptive pills contain hormone progestogens or estrogen or combination of both. These hormones prevent the ovulation and prevent the pregnancy.
Which period of menstrual cycle is called risky period of conception?
10th to 17th day of menstrual cycle is called risky period of conception as during which ovulation takes. If sexual intercourse occurs during this period, there is a very high chance of fertilisation that may leads to pregnancy.
Study of human population is called as?
The study of human population in a particular area is called demography. It includes the population density, number of male and female individuals and age group of population.
Identify the intra-uterine contraceptive device from the figure given below
Copper-T is an intra-uterine contraceptive device that prevents the implantation of embryo as well as decrease the motility of sperm due to release of copper ions.
Saheli is an oral contraceptive for females contain non-steroidal preparation. It is different from the other pills as it should be taken once in a week irrespective of daily in case of other pills.
Preventive birth control measure is __________.
Preventive birth control measure is preventing sperms from entering the uterus. It includes periodic absentee, coitus interrupts etc.
Absence of menstruation during period of intense lactation following parturition is called as?
During intense lactation just after the delivery the menstrual cycle get stopped and there is no chance of pregnancy. This absence of menstruation is called lactational amenorrhea.
Birth control measure should be________.
Good birth control measure should be easily available and cheaper. There should be not interference with sexual desire without any side effect.
Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) is considered safe up to how many weeks of pregnancy?
The MTP Act allows for termination of pregnancy up to 12 weeks of pregnancy.
In IVF technique, fusion of ovum and sperm take place in_______.
In vitro fertilisation technique involves fertilisation outside the body in culture media followed by embryo transfer in fallopian tube or uterus.
The average number of children which an average couple has or would have during their life time is called as?
Explanation: Total fertility rate is the average number of children which an average couple has or would have during their life time. It is different form reproductive potential of a healthy female.
Now a day, there is less childless couple. This is due to_________.
Some couples are not able to reproduce normally due to malfunctioning of reproductive system. Assisted reproductive technologies can assist them in different way depending upon the need of couple such as IVF, GIFT, ICSI,IUI etc.
Inability to conceive or produce children even after two years of unprotected sexual co-habitation is called?
The inability to conceive even after two years of unprotected sexual co-habitation is called infertility. This may be due to not functioning of male or female reproductive system properly.
Amniocentesis is a method to_________.
Amniocentesis is a method to known the chromosome type of the foetus. It is used to detect the genetic disorder of foetus by analyzing chromosome. It is misused to known the sex of foetus.
_________involve the transfer of embryo at 8-celled stage in the fallopian tube of female.
The transfer of embryo at 8-celled stage in the fallopian tube of female is called ZIFT (zygote intra fallopian transfer). During test tube baby programme egg fertilized in vitro is transferred to fallopian tube for further growth and development.