Posts by: Anisha Bhatia

Anisha Bhatia

Swasth Report Card: Jharkhand Continues To Battle Malnutrition, But Improves In Tackling Wasting And Anaemia

Swasth Report Card: Jharkhand Continues To Battle Malnutrition, But Improves In Tackling Wasting And Anaemia
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Over the course of 10 years, not much has changed in Jharkhand, when it comes to its battle Malnutrition. But the state showed a downward trend in wasting when in India wasting rate saw an increase by 1.2 per cent
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Clean-Up Drive At Siachen Sees Army Jawans Clear Tonnes Of Plastic Waste Through Plogging

Clean-Up Drive At Siachen Sees Army Jawans Clear Tonnes Of Plastic Waste Through Plogging
'Plastic Se Raksha - Swachhata Hi Suraksha', with this as their motto, Army jawans at Siachen conduct clean-up drive through plogging
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Chhattisgarh Bags Another Swachh Tag, Becomes The Most Efficient State In Waste Management: Government

Chhattisgarh Bags Another Swachh Tag, Becomes The Most Efficient State In Waste Management: Government
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According to the annual report on waste management by Ministry Of Housing And Urban Development, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, and Karnataka are few of the bigger states in India who are effectively managing their waste
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Can India Be A ‘Plastic-Free Country’ By 2022?

Can India Be A ‘Plastic-Free Country’ By 2022?
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India generates approximately 25,000 to 30,000 tonnes of plastic waste every day out of which around 10,556 tonnes of plastic waste per day remains uncollected and by default littered in the environment
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One In Every Four Men In India Has Anaemia: Lancet Study

One In Every Four Men In India Has Anaemia: Lancet Study
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The Lancet Global Health Journal highlights the disease burden of Anaemia among men in India, says, “One in four men in India suffers from Anaemia”
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How Did This Chhattisgarh District Become The ‘Breastfeeding Champion’ Of The Country

How Did This Chhattisgarh District Become The ‘Breastfeeding Champion’ Of The Country
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Chhattisgarh's Surguju district was once trapped in myths and disbeliefs related to breastfeeding, as women there lacked awareness about the practice. Here's what changed and how Surguju became the breastfeeding champion
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Iron Deficiency Day 2019: Why You Need To Take Iron Deficiency Seriously?

Iron Deficiency Day 2019: Why You Need To Take Iron Deficiency Seriously?
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November 26 is commemorated as Iron Deficiency Day, here’s all you need to know about how serious is the problem of iron deficiency – its causes, symptoms and how one can treat it
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Mann Ki Baat: PM Narendra Modi Lauds Scuba Drivers From Visakhapatnam Who Removed 4,000 Kilograms Of Plastic Waste From The Sea

Mann Ki Baat: PM Narendra Modi Lauds Scuba Drivers From Visakhapatnam Who Removed 4,000 Kilograms Of Plastic Waste From The Sea
Prime Minister Narendra Modi hails scuba divers from Visakhapatnam who initiated a clean-up drive on Mangamaripeta beach and managed to remove 4,000 kilograms of plastic waste
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Kerala Government Bans Single-Use Plastic Products From The New Year

Kerala Government Bans Single-Use Plastic Products From The New Year
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Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan announced the Kerala government's decision to ban single-use plastic items in the state from January 1, 2020. Here are all the details of what all plastic items are banned
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World Toilet Day 2019: Leaders Urge People Across The Globe To Use A Toilet

World Toilet Day 2019: Leaders Urge People Across The Globe To Use A Toilet
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As the world marks World Toilet Day 2019, leaders share the success story of Swachh Bharat Mission
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Climate Change Poses Serious Impact On Children’s Health, Says The New Lancet Report

Climate Change Poses Serious Impact On Children’s Health, Says The New Lancet Report
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As per the new Lancet report, climate change will not only increase the health risks for children, it is likely to impact the well-being of an entire generation unless immediate actions are taken
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In Delhi, 27 Deaths Per Day Caused Due To Respiratory Diseases, Aggravated By Air Pollution In 2017: Report

In Delhi, 27 Deaths Per Day Caused Due To Respiratory Diseases, Aggravated By Air Pollution In 2017: Report
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A report by Mumbai based NGO Praja ‘The State of Health in Delhi’ highlights air and water pollution are posing serious health issues in the national capital region
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Mumbai Battling With The Problem Of Undernutrition And Malnutrition Among Children: Report

Mumbai Battling With The Problem Of Undernutrition And Malnutrition Among Children: Report
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A report by NGO Praja ‘State of Health Of Children In Anganwadis and Municipal Schools’ in Mumbai highlighted few disturbing trends about malnutrition and undernutrition in the city
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National Health Profile 2019 Takeaways: While Life Expectancy Rises To 68.7 Years, There Is Only One Government Doctor For More Than 10,500 People In India

National Health Profile 2019 Takeaways: While Life Expectancy Rises To 68.7 Years, There Is Only One Government Doctor For More Than 10,500 People In India
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National Health Profile 2019: Here are the top highlights of the 14th edition of the report released on Wednesday by Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan
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