Family health is defined as a special branch that deals with development of human particularly dedicated to improving lives. Role of family health is to improve child and maternal health, to overcome infectious diseases such as swine flu, malaria, HIV, to overcome chronic conditions such as cardiovascular diseases, to improve guideline related to nutrition.The impact factor of journal provides quantitative assessment tool for grading, evaluating, sorting and comparing journals of similar kind. It reflects the average number of citations to recent articles published in science and social science journals in a particular year or period, and is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. It is first devised by Eugene Garfield, the founder of the Institute for Scientific Information.The impact factor of a journal is evaluated by dividing the number of current year citations to the source items published in that journal during the previous two years.
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