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India Is Home To The World’s Most Wasted Children, As Per The Global Hunger Index 2020
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India Is Home To The World’s Most Wasted Children, As Per The Global Hunger Index 2020

The Global Hunger Index 2020 was launched on October 16 to mark the World Food Day, where India has been ranked 94 out of the 107 assessed countries and the report highlights the crisis of child wasting in the country ...
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Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together: All You Need To Know About World Food Day 2020
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Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together: All You Need To Know About World Food Day 2020

World Food Day is celebrated every year on October 16 by more than 150 countries with the aim to promote awareness about food, nutrition and healthy eating practices ...
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National Nutrition Month: Advantages And Disadvantages Of Food Fortification, An Effective Way To Address Micronutrient Deficiency
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Pros And Cons Of Food Fortification, An Effective Way To Address Micronutrient Deficiency

National Nutrition Month 2020 India: Food fortification, the practise of adding vital micronutrients to staple foods is a cost-effective way to address micronutrient deficiency but there are some limitations to this strategy ...
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Opinion: Malnutrition In India Is Waiting For A Jan Andolan
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Opinion: Malnutrition In India Is Waiting For A Jan Andolan

According to the recently published report - World Nutrition Report 2020, India is one among those 88 countries who are not on track for any of the WHA (World Health Assembly) nutrition target set for 2025 ...
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Maharashtra's Palghar Is Fighting A Dual Battle - Malnutrition and COVID-19: An On-Ground Report Highlighting The Plight Of Tribal Families
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Maharashtra’s Palghar Is Fighting A Dual Battle – Malnutrition and COVID-19: An On-Ground Report

An on-ground report from Maharashtra'S Palghar region to showcase the plight of tribal families who are fighting A dual battle - malnutrition and COVID-19 ...
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Ministries Of Women And Child Development, AYUSH Sign MoU For Eradication Of Malnutrition
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Ministries Of Women And Child Development, AYUSH Sign MoU For Eradication Of Malnutrition

While AYUSH would provide technical guidance for various interventions on malnutrition, WCD Ministry will enable outreach of AYUSH through Anganwadi Centres ...
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Poshan Maah 2020: Why Protecting Health And Nutrition Rights Of Children During COVID-19 Is Important For India, Experts Speak
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Poshan Maah 2020: Why Protecting Health And Nutrition Rights Of Children During COVID-19 Is Important For India, Experts Speak

India’s nutrition levels were not at its best shape much before coronavirus crisis hit and the pandemic has worsened the situation, experts discuss on ground realties and solutions ...
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In COVID-19 Pandemic, More And More Families Are Going Hungry Thereby Impacting India’s Nutritional Status: NGO Save The Children
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In COVID-19 Pandemic, More And More Families Are Going Hungry Thereby Impacting India’s Nutritional Status: NGO Save The Children

NDTV speaks with Dr. Antaryami Dash, Head, Nutrition of Save the Children NGO, for key insights into the recent on-ground survey done by the NGO to learn about the impact of coronavirus on India’s nutritional targets and health ...
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National Nutrition Month: Can India Piggy Bank On Food Fortification To Achieve The Goal Of POSHAN Abhiyaan?
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Can India Piggy Bank On Food Fortification To Achieve The Goal Of POSHAN Abhiyaan?

National Nutrition Month 2020: Food fortification is considered one of the best ways to add micronutrients in staple food items without changing its taste, aroma or texture ...
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Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Launches Nutrition Schemes Aimed At Providing Nutritious Food To Women, Children
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Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Launches Nutrition Schemes Aimed At Providing Nutritious Food To Women, Children

On September 7, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy launched two nutrition schemes 'YSR Sampoorna Poshana' and 'YSR Sampoorna Poshana Plus' which aim at providing nutritious food to pregnant women, lactating mothers and children ...
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21 Per Cent Children Undernourished, We Must Invest In Early Childhood For Realising Potential: Venkaiah Naidu
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21 Per Cent Children Undernourished, We Must Invest In Early Childhood For Realising Potential: Venkaiah Naidu

On September 4, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu released 'The State of Young Child in India' report, a comprehensive account of the challenges related to early child development in India ...
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Obese People At Higher Risk Of COVID-19 Complications: Study
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Obese People At Higher Risk Of COVID-19 Complications: Study

A new study led by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill raises concerns about the impact of obesity on the effectiveness of a future COVID-19 vaccine ...
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