User: nsudha Topic: Malnutrition
Category: Child Malnutrition
Last updated: Jul 16 2018 21:49 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Women entrepreneurs must for India to grow at 9-10%, says Amitabh Kant 16.7.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Women entrepreneurs must for India to grow at 9-10%, says Amitabh Kant
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Women empowerment is not only a national goal but also a global agenda: Vice President 16.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that empowerment of women is central to achieving the objective of inclusive, equitable and sustainable development and it is not only a national goal but also a global agenda.
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A look at design for health and wellness 16.7.2018 DNA: Top News
We recently asked the participants of a workshop to identify the one obstinate problem that may hold the key to many of the maternal and child health issues. The majority votes gravitated rather strongly towards anemia. If you are a young Indian woman, experience fatigue, headaches, shallow breath, with a propensity to catch colds and feel low, anemia could be the culprit. Half the women between fifteen and fifty in India are reportedly anemic. The usual remedy that our medical friends recommend is iron tablets or even parental iron, in cases of anemia. On a visit to a Public Health Facility in Chota-Udaipur, the exasperated team there shared instances where they would find these tablets thrown away in the garbage by the adolescent, pregnant and lactating women. A common reason is that women experience nausea and constipation on taking Iron tablets. Efforts are on to persuade and make more girls and women, in the adolescent and reproductive age, take Iron tablets. Yet, can there be other more culturally ...
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If there is one Modi idea I can get behind, it is Swachh Bharat 14.7.2018 Rediff: Columns
'As an idea, cleaning up India is a good one,' says Mitali Saran.
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No country for 'childescents', says CRY report 13.7.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
No country for 'childescents', says CRY report
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Governor Smt. Patel inspects arrangements at Aaganwadi Centre, School and Hospital 12.7.2018 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, The Governor Smt. Anandiben Patel inspected arrangement at Aaganwadi Centre, Primary and Middle School at village Hasua of Vidisha district on Tuesday. On this occasion, she tested academic level of children and made them understand the importance of sanitation. The Governor fed children with her own hands at the aaganwadi centre and gathered […]
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$30 Trillion A Year Loss If Girls Don't Finish School: World Bank 12.7.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Failing to let girls finish their education could cost the world as much as $30 trillion in lost earnings and productivity annually, yet more than 130 million girls are out of school globally, the...
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Door-to-door Dastak Abhiyan to identify kids’ diseases till July end 6.7.2018 Central Chronicle » Bhopal
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, The Dastak Abhiyan has been launched for mass expansion of health and nutrition services in view of the major causes of child mortality rate in the state. This campaign is being implemented in the whole state with the support of Health and Women and Child Development Department. Under this campaign, a joint team […]
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Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani launches Poshan Abhiyan 4.7.2018 DNA: Popular News
Chief Minister Vijay Rupani said on Tuesday that the state government is working to ensure that there is not a single malnourished child in the state in the coming years. Rupani was speaking at the launch of the Poshan Abhiyan (Nutrition Campaign), which is aimed at ensuring proper nutrition to children and women under different government schemes. The Chief Minister also launched the Prevention of Under-Nutrition and Reduction of Nutritional Anaemia among Adolescent girls (PURNA) project, which envisages providing a balanced diet to girls in the age group of 15 to 18. In his address, Rupani admitted that the problem of malnourishment exists in six to seven districts of the state, but said that the state government is paying special attention to address the issue. He also called for people's participation in the campaign, saying a healthy population would enable the state to make the most of its demographic dividend. Chief Secretary JN Singh described malnourishment as a challenge and called for joint ...
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Stakeholders from diverse sectors come together at POSHAN Abhiyaan TECH-THON for making it a mass movement –Jan Andolan 29.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Ministry of Women and Child Development organised TECH-THON for POSHAN Abhiyaan in New Delhi today. The seminar brought together various stakeholders from the Government, multilateral organisations, IT industry, myGov, UIDAI etc. Jan Andolan Guidelines were released in the Seminar.
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WCD Ministry to organise TECH-THON: Seminar on Technology Partnership for POSHAN Abhiyaan tomorrow in New Delhi 27.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India will organize a day-long Seminar on Technology Partnerships for Steering POSHAN Abhiyaan called ‘TECH-THON’ for POSHAN Abhiyaan - PM’s Overarching Scheme for Holistic Nourishment on 28th June, 2018 at PravasiBharatiya Kendra in New Delhi.
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Iron Deficiency: What Happens To Your Body When You Are Iron Deficient 26.6.2018 NDTV Food - Latest
Iron deficiency is one condition that is said to result in quite unpleasant symptoms. Such symptoms may affect your day-to-day life as well.
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An unequal platter 26.6.2018 Hindu: Op-Ed
It is time the government finds a sustainable solution to the malnutrition crisis
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Specially designed software to help in strengthening service delivery and improving nutrition outcomes through Effective monitoring and Timely interventions in POSHAN Abhiyaan 25.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
ICDS-CAS (Common Application Software) has been specially designed to strengthen the Service Delivery System as well as the mechanism for Real Time Monitoring (RTM) for nutritional outcomes. Briefing the media on the upcoming POSHAN Abhiyaan TECH-THON, WCD Secretary Sh. Rakesh Srivastava said that it looks at improving the nutrition outcomes through effective monitoring, timely intervention and also act as a fact-based decision-making tool.
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For nutrition security: On tackling undernourishment 24.6.2018 Hindu: Editorial
India remains lacking in the commitment to tackle undernourishment.
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AYUSH treatment addresses children’s malnutrition: officer 22.6.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
The treatment of nearly 1,000 children was taken up on a pilot basis in January
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‘Defective gene leads to SCD’ 22.6.2018 Hindu: News
Majority of the cases are from tribal areas, says expert
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The Torchbearers of Mission Nutrition- The Akshaya Patra Foundation 21.6.2018 Sify Finance
[India], June 21 (NewsVoir): After series of significant works done on key determinants of nutrition, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, launched National Nutrition Mission (NNM) in January 2018. The
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The nutrition gap every mom should know about 21.6.2018 Hindu: Policy & Issues
There’s often a gap between nutrient intake and nutrient absorption
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Universities should also contribute to eradicate Malnutrition and T.B.: Governor 21.6.2018 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Universities should shoulder social responsibilities also by not restricting themselves only to education. Universities must come forward to make the Malnutrition and T.B. free society. They must adopt villages in their vicinity and generate public awareness about malnutrition and T.B. through counselling in these villages. This was said by the Governor in a […]
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