User: nsudha Topic: Malnutrition
Category: Mortality
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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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Four Thai Boys Rescued From Flooded Cave, Operation Races The Rains 8.7.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Four members of a youth soccer team were rescued Sunday from a cave complex in northern Thailand where they had been stranded for more than two weeks, according to the provincial governor.
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Quality of Education in our Medical Colleges is the life blood of India’s healthy future: Vice President 8.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that quality of education in our medical colleges is the life blood of India’s healthy future and asked the medical professionals to be empathetic towards patients while giving treatment.
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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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"You Want To Die": More Details Emerge From California "House Of Horrors" 22.6.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Her daring escape, authorities say, took more than two years of planning. Just before sunrise, the 17-year-old climbed out of a window - and out of the home where at least three of her 12 brothers and...
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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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PM’s maternity scheme benefits 23.6 lakh 11.6.2018 Hindu: Home
Programme picking up after a slow start; official says many States are yet to come on board
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Sessions On Good Governance For Gujarat Ministers, IAS Officers 6.6.2018 NDTV News - Cities
Gujarat ministers and IAS officers will hold discussions on bringing in good governance measures in a three-day brainstorming session beginning Thursday in Vadodara.
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Online Central Reporting Mechanism for lodging complaints of cyber crime to come up soon 6.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
A one-of-a-kind round table was held today with various stakeholders under the chairpersonship of Smt. Maneka Sanjay Gandhi, Minister of Women and Child Development to discuss the issue of cyber crime against women and children, particularly the elimination of online child sexual abuse material, rape imagery and other offensive material.
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Bloody tailspin 5.6.2018 FrontLine: Home
A wave of suicide attacks and threats from the Taliban ensure that people stay away from the voter registration process for elections scheduled in September even as the Donald Trump administration targets the Taliban with more lethal firearms. By JOHN CHERIAN
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After getting trolled, Raveena Tandon releases clarification on farmers' protest remark 5.6.2018 DNA: Recent Columns
Bollywood actress Raveena Tandon on Tuesday justified her stance on farmers' protests and said she never intended the arrest of agitating farmers. The 43-year-old said she was misquoted as all she wanted was the arrest of the anti-social people who 'are pretending to be farmers' and throwing the produce. "I work for many NGOs and organisations for social causes and have tried to do my bit, even worked with unicef on fieldwork, have seen little children malnourished and die of hunger, so could not bear the thought of food/produce /milk go waste,wherewas we could feed many," she tweeted. I work for many ngo s and orgs for socia causes have tried to do my but, even worked with unicef on fieldwork,have seen little children malnourished and die of hunger,so could not bear the thought of food/produce /milk go waste,wherewas we could feed many. https://t.co/wx9P6qvMGT — Raveena Tandon (@TandonRaveena) June 5, 2018 She further said some people deliberately took her tweets out of the context to suit their agenda. ...
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Sickle cell anaemia found in tribal children 4.6.2018 Hindu: Fitness
Malnutrition, consanguineous marriages prime reasons
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On World Milk Day, companies, along with cooperatives, govt bodies ensuring fortification to reduce malnutrition 1.6.2018 DNA: Health
In the last few years, India has become the largest producer of milk in the world with over 150 million tonnes of production and per capita availability of over 300 grams per day. Yet, the reach is still a problem for many
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India improves its childhood index global ranking 31.5.2018 General News
India has improved its ranking in the world childhood index but stays at a poor 113th position -- up from 116 in 2017 -- in the list of 175 countries indexed by global child rights group, Save the Children.
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GSK Consumer Healthcare launches Horlicks Mission Poshan with Amitabh Bachchan 31.5.2018 General News
Horlicks, the iconic brand from GSK Consumer Healthcare today announced the launch of "Horlicks Mission Poshan" with legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan as the campaign ambassador.Supporting the Government's Rashtriya Poshan Abhiyaan, Horlicks Mission Poshan will focus on the first 1000 days of a child with the objective of addressing malnutrition, stunting and infant mortality. Amitabh Bachchan will be part of many activities planned all-round the year including a 12-hour live Telethon and awareness camps across schools and villages.India has the maximum number of children in the world suffering from malnutrition1 and the core objective of the program will be to increase awareness on the issue. The key focus of the programme will be the first 1000 days of a child which are critical for cognitive development, physical growth and immunity.Amitabh Bachchan took to social media and announced his association with Horlicks Mission Poshan today through Twitter and Facebook.Navneet Saluja, ...
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GSK Consumer Healthcare launches Horlicks Mission Poshan with Amitabh Bachchan 31.5.2018 Sify Finance
[India], May 31 (NewsVoir): Horlicks, the iconic brand from GSK Consumer Healthcare today announced the launch of "Horlicks Mission Poshan" with legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan as the campaign
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Amitabh Bachchan to front campaign againt child malnutrition 31.5.2018 Cinema-Showbiz
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has come on board to front a campaign to address the issues of malnutrition, stunting and infant mortality.
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IAS officer woos doctors to fight malnutrition in tribal areas 31.5.2018 General News
An IAS officer in Maharashtra has hit upon a novel idea to rope in doctors to combat the menace of malnutrition in tribal areas, by offering them 'weekend getaways' at hotels in those places. Raigad district collector Dr Vijay Suryawanshi, who mooted the concept, said the aim was to make the doctors conduct health camps in hospitals in the tribal areas on weekends and as an incentive have free stay in local hotels. "We tried this concept in the Matheran hill station region. Now, hotel associations in Matheran and Karjat in the district have agreed to provide free rooms for doctors to stay over the weekends," he said. Karjat tehsil is a 'weekend getaway' destination where a number of celebrities also have their farmhouses. The area, which is equidistant from Mumbai and Pune, has seen a rise in cases of malnutrition but like many small towns, it faces a perennial shortage of specialist doctors to cater to its over two lakh population. "The idea is to have doctors from ...
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Adani-run hospital debunks infant mortality allegations 27.5.2018 General News
Amid media reports suggesting a high death rate of newborns at the G.K. General Hospital in Bhuj, Gujarat, its medical director has rejected this charge, saying hospital authorities are cooperating with a state government-appointed panel in the matter.Dr. Gyaneshwar Rao, Medical Director of G.K. Hospital, said, "Comprehensive data reflecting the mortality trends have been shared with the Gujarat health ministry. The (hospital) authorities are cooperating with a three-member government-appointment panel and are looking into the matter."The hospital authorities, in a statement, termed the report of the death of seven infants on May 21 as false. It asserted that only one infant suffering from viral infection had passed away in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) of the hospital on May 21.It was further informed that many patients admitted to the hospital are referred cases and develop further complications while on their way to the hospital, which results in a higher mortality rate ..
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