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India Has 1 COVID-19 Death Per Lakh Population, 6.04 Globally, Says Centre; No Let Up In Surge In New Cases
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Central Teams Assigned To Over 50 Municipal Bodies Facing High COVID-19 Case Load

The three-member teams are composed of two public health experts/epidemiologists/clinicians and a senior Joint Secretary level nodal officer for administrative handholding and improving governance ...
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Centre Sets Up Taskforce To Examine Age Of Motherhood, Imperatives Of Lowering Maternal Mortality Rate
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Centre Sets Up Taskforce To Examine Age Of Motherhood, Imperatives Of Lowering Maternal Mortality Rate

The task force set by central government will examine the correlation of age of marriage and motherhood with health, medical well-being, and nutritional status of mother and child, during pregnancy, birth, and thereafter ...
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Fighting COVID-19 And Unlocking India: Malls, Hotels, Temples Set To Reopen On June 8, Here’s How
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Fighting COVID-19 And Unlocking India: Malls, Hotels, Temples Set To Reopen On June 8, Here’s How

As the Indians try to live with COVID-19, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has issued standard operating procedures (SOP) to be followed in malls, hotels, religious places and offices, as they are set to reopen on June 8 ...
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‘Coronavirus Also Spreads By Spitting,’ Reminds Actor Bhumi Pednekar As She Launched An Anti-Spitting Campaign To Fight COVID-19
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‘Coronavirus Also Spreads By Spitting,’ Reminds Actor Bhumi Pednekar As She Launched An Anti-Spitting Campaign To Fight COVID-19

Actor Bhumi Pednekar announced the ‘Spit Free India Movement’ on her social media, where she urged her followers to not spit in public places as it can lead to the spread of coronavirus  ...
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Kerala Government Launches Nutrition Bar To Eliminate Underweight Malnutrition Among Children In the State
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Kerala Government Launches Nutrition Bar To Eliminate Underweight Malnutrition Among Children In the State

In a bid to tackle malnutrition among children, the Department of Women and Child Development and the Kerala Agricultural University have jointly produced a nutrition bar that is rich in iron and calcium ...
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Flying Amid COVID-19? Here are the Quarantine Rules In Different States
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Flying Amid COVID-19? Here Are The Quarantine Rules In Different States

Amid the on-going gradual easing of the lockdown in wake of COVID-19 pandemic, various state governments have imposed different quarantine rules for the passengers arriving in their states ...
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How Community Nutrition Workers Are Transforming Lives In Maharashtra’s Amravati and Nandurbar Districts By Putting An End To Malnutrition
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How Community Nutrition Workers Are Transforming Lives In Maharashtra’s Amravati and Nandurbar Districts By Putting An End To Malnutrition

How Nutrition India Programme kick-started by Reckitt Benckiser in Amravati and Nandurbar districts of the second most populous state of India - Maharashtra is ending malnutrition and creating community nutrition workers ...
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One In Every 31 Infants Die Within First Year Of Their Life In The Country: Registrar General of India
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One In Every 31 Infants Die Within First Year Of Their Life In The Country: Registrar General of India

According to the new data released by Registrar General of India, the Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) in 2018 in the country stood at 32 deaths per 1,000 livebirths, a marginal fall from 33 in 2017 ...
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In Maharashtra’s Amravati and Nandurbar Districts New Mothers Are Championing The Cause Of Breastfeeding, Courtesy Nutrition India Programme
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In Maharashtra’s Amravati and Nandurbar Districts New Mothers Are Championing The Cause Of Breastfeeding, Courtesy Nutrition India Programme

Here is how Nutrition India Programme kick-started by Reckitt Benckiser in Amravati and Nandurbar districts of the second most populous state of India - Maharashtra is making women aware about breastfeeding practices and creating nutrition-rich societies ...
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Unsafe Water, Air Pollution Among Leading Causes Of Under 5 Fatalities In India Along With Malnutrition: Study
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Unsafe Water, Air Pollution Among Leading Causes Of Under 5 Fatalities In India Along With Malnutrition: Study

New studies on child survival show that more than 30 per cent of total districts in the country would need higher reduction in U5MR and 60 per cent of total districts would need higher reduction in NMR in order to meet 2030 SDGs ...
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Top Highlights: Nutrition India Programme Annual Report 2019
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Top Highlights: Nutrition India Programme Annual Report 2019

Here are the highlights of Nutrition India Programme, kick-started by Reckitt Benckiser in the two districts of Amravati and Nandurbar in the second most populous state of India - Maharashtra to fight malnutrition and help provide better nutrition to new mothers and newborns ...
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Bengaluru Using Technology To Test, Trace And Treat COVID-19 Cases In The City
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Bengaluru Using Technology To Test, Trace And Treat COVID-19 Cases In The City

Bengaluru is tackling the COVID-19 pandemic using their IT resource base and technology like Global Positioning System (GPS) ...
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