Posts by: Sonia Bhaskar

Sonia Bhaskar

World Mental Health Day: Only Talking Can Help Overcome The Stigma Around Mental Health, Says Comedian Atul Khatri

World Mental Health Day: Only Talking Can Help Overcome The Stigma Around Mental Health, Says Comedian Atul Khatri
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Stand-up comedian and YouTube personality Atul Khatri has been working to spread awareness about depression among the youngsters across India and is running an initiative to create ‘mental health warriors’ among youth
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World Mental Health Day: Mental Health Has To Be As Important As Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Says An Expert

World Mental Health Day: Mental Health Has To Be As Important As Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Says An Expert
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One of the easiest solutions to beat depression is ‘YESS’ which stands for Yoga, Exercise, Sleep and doing something for the community, suggests Dr Harish Shetty, Psychiatrist
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World Mental Health Day: Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali Says ‘People Should Talk About Mental Illness As Easily As They Talk About Physical Diseases’

World Mental Health Day: Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali Says ‘People Should Talk About Mental Illness As Easily As They Talk About Physical Diseases’
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World Mental Health Day: Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali says "The brain is very much part of our body, if there are issues in our brain then we need to talk about it"
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Swasth Report Of Uttar Pradesh: India’s Most Populous State Grapples With Anaemia Among Women, Child Wasting And Diarrhoea

Swasth Report Of Uttar Pradesh:  India’s Most Populous State Grapples With Anaemia Among Women, Child Wasting And Diarrhoea
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From 2005-06 to 2015-16, the infant mortality rate and under-five mortality rate in Uttar Pradesh has dropped down by 12.32 per cent and 18.75 per cent respectively
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Delhi’s Mini Bengal - Chittaranjan Park Bids Adieu To Goddess Durga In An Eco-Friendly Way

Delhi’s Mini Bengal - Chittaranjan Park Bids Adieu To Goddess Durga In An Eco-Friendly Way
Durga Puja 2019: This time many in the national capital Delhi bid adieu to Goddess Durga in a green way by immersing the idols in artificial ponds, instead of traditional immersion in extremely polluted river Yamuna
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Dussehra 2019: Delhi's Ramlila Ground Celebrates The Victory Of Good Over Evil, Makes Ravana’s Effigy From Single-Use Plastic

Dussehra 2019: Delhi's Ramlila Ground Celebrates The Victory Of Good Over Evil, Makes Ravana’s Effigy From Single-Use Plastic
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With an aim to raise awareness about the threats posed by plastic to the environment, Ravana effigy made out of plastic will be destroyed at Delhi's Ramlila Ground on Dussehra
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Durga Puja 2019 Becomes An Eco-friendly Affair With Many Pandals Across India Going Green And Plastic-Free

Durga Puja 2019 Becomes An Eco-friendly Affair With Many Pandals Across India Going Green And Plastic-Free
It is that time of the year when devotees across India go for Durga Puja pandal hopping, only this time devotees across India are getting an eco-friendly experience. Here's how the celebrations for Durga Puja 2019 is going
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Durga Puja 2019: At This Unique Pandal In Delhi, Idols Are Made of 220 Kg Of Recycled Items And Decor With 250 Discarded Tin Cans

Durga Puja 2019: At This Unique Pandal In Delhi, Idols Are Made of 220 Kg Of Recycled Items And Decor With 250 Discarded Tin Cans
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Plastic items, scrap automobile items and cans were used to make this one-of-a-kind Durga Puja pandal in East Delhi's IP Extention
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Swasth Report of Delhi: Wasting, Underweight And Anaemia Cases Increase In Capital, As Per National Family Health Survey

Swasth Report of Delhi: Wasting, Underweight And Anaemia Cases Increase In Capital, As Per National Family Health Survey
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From 2005-06 to 2015-16, anaemia cases among children (6-59 months) in Delhi increased by 2.7 per cent and among women (15-49 years) the upsurge was by a significant 10 per cent, while at an all India level anaemia cases saw an overall dip. That is just one parameter Delhi’s has other health woes to deal with
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The Crisis Of Diarrhoea In India

The Crisis Of Diarrhoea In India
Despite several government policies to address the issue of Diarrhoea, the disease continues to kill about one lakh children in India every year
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Most Anaemic Women Are Not Aware That They Are Dealing With Anaemia: Lovneet Batra, Clinical Nutritionist

Most Anaemic Women Are Not Aware That They Are Dealing With Anaemia: Lovneet Batra, Clinical Nutritionist
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Anaemia can be temporary or long term and it can range from mild to severe, but the condition can be controlled by making simple changes in the diet, recommends Clinical Nutritionist Lovneet Batra on Facebook Live with NDTV
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Expert Speak: Importance Of First 1000 Days And Impact Of Mother’s Health On Child

Expert Speak: Importance Of First 1000 Days And Impact Of Mother’s Health On Child
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The first 1,000 days in a child's life determine their health through their lifetime and thus adequate nutrition and healthcare play a significant role during this period, says Dr. Swati Maheshwari in a Facebook Live interview
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Swasth Guide: A-Z About Malnutrition And What It Entails

Swasth Guide: A-Z About Malnutrition And What It Entails
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Malnutrition which means bad nutrition is caused due to an unbalanced diet that is deficiencies, excesses or imbalance in a person’s intake of one or more vital nutrients
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National Nutrition Month: Nutritional Requirements Of A Baby From 0-2 Years

National Nutrition Month: Nutritional Requirements Of A Baby From 0-2 Years
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Rashtriya Poshan Maah: As and when a child grows, his/her diet has to be modified, keeping in mind the requirement of energy, protein, vitamins, iron, and calcium, among other nutrients. Here is how you can do it
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