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Anaemia

Bihar Reports A Decline In Infant And Child Mortality Rate But Rise In Prevalence Of Anaemia Causes Worry

Bihar Reports A Decline In Infant And Child Mortality Rate But Rise In Prevalence Of Anaemia Causes Worry
Bihar Swasth Report Cards
Bihar has shown an improvement in infant and child mortality, child immunisation, but there is a rise in obesity and anaemia among children and lack of early initiation of breastfeeding ...
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Andhra Pradesh Reports Improvement In Infant And Child Mortality Rate But A Sharp Rise In Overweight Children

Andhra Pradesh Reports Improvement In Infant And Child Mortality Rate But A Sharp Rise In Overweight Children
Andhra Pradesh Swasth Report Cards
Andhra Pradesh has reported a drop in infant mortality rate and under-five mortality rate by 13 per cent and 13.7 per cent respectively and has shown improvement in certain parameters of malnutrition and anaemia ...
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Despite Improved Infant And Child Mortality Rates And Feeding Practices, Malnutrition Has Increased In Kerala: NFHS-5

Despite Improved Infant And Child Mortality Rates And Feeding Practices, Malnutrition Has Increased In Kerala NFHS-5
Kerala Swachh Report Card
The prevalence of anaemia and malnutrition among children has increased in Kerala. What adds to the worry is decline in child vaccination. Here is a quick lowdown on Kerala’s performance on vital health parameters ...
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Maharashtra Records 15 Per Cent Increase In Child Anaemia, Neonatal Mortality: National Family Health Survey

Maharashtra Records 15 Per Cent Increase In Child Anaemia, Neonatal Mortality: National Family Health Survey
Maharashtra News Swasth India
According to the National Family Health Survey (NFHS) – 5, neonatal mortality rate, and prevalence of overweight and stunted (low height for age) children has increased significantly in Maharashtra ...
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Opinion: Nutrition Is An Issue Of National Interest And Deserves Prioritisation Beyond The Central Level

Opinion: Nutrition Is An Issue Of National Interest And Deserves Prioritisation Beyond The Central Level
Blogs Swasth India
The findings of phase 1 of the National Family Health Survey-5 may not be confused as indicators of the progress on ongoing interventions commissioned under POSHAN Abhiyaan and Anemia Mukt Bharat, writes Priyanka Bajaj, Nutrition Expert, WeCan ...
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Anaemia Continues To Rise Among Women Of Childbearing Age And Children In The Country, Shows Fifth National Family Health Survey

Anaemia Continues To Rise Among Women Of Childbearing Age And Children In The Country, Shows Fifth National Family Health Survey
News Nutrition Swasth India
The latest round of National Family Health Survey (NFHS-5) has highlighted a worrying trend in the prevalence of anaemia among women across all states and Union Territories, especially in the childbearing age (15-49 years) which according to experts, is a contributing factor in anaemia among children also ...
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Novel Study Suggests Iron Deficiency Can Be Managed Better

Novel Study Suggests Iron Deficiency Can Be Managed Better
Health News
Iron deficiency is a major cause of anaemia, a lack of oxygen-carrying red blood cells or haemoglobin, which is experienced by two billion people worldwide ...
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How Haryana Is Fighting Anaemia And Improving Its Score Under Anaemia Mukt Bharat Campaign

How Haryana Is Fighting Anaemia And Improving Its Score Under Anaemia Mukt Bharat Campaign
Haryana News
According to Haryana government, the state has three roadblocks in its fight against anaemia – dietary habits, patrilineal society and poor health seeking behavior ...
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Swasth Report Card: Rural Areas In Rajasthan Are Still Lagging Behind In Healthcare

Swasth Report Card: Rural Areas In Rajasthan Are Still Lagging Behind In Healthcare
Malnutrition News Rajasthan Swasth India Swasth Report Cards
A lowdown on Rajasthan’s performance on health parameters and how the state over the years has surpassed the national performance across some indicators while seen a negative trend in other parameters ...
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Swasth Report Of Punjab: India’s Food Basket Suffers from High Prevalence Of Anaemia Among Women And Children

Swasth Report Of Punjab: India’s Food Basket Suffers from High Prevalence Of Anaemia Among Women And Children
Malnutrition News Punjab Swasth India Swasth Report Cards
A lowdown on Punjab’s performance on health parameters and how the state has fared in term of the health of women and children of the state ...
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Women Empowering Women: Meet A Medical Researcher Who Is Helping Rural Women Fight Malnutrition Through Education

Women Empowering Women: Meet A Medical Researcher Who Is Helping Rural Women Fight Malnutrition Through Education
News Nutrition Rajasthan Swasth India Women's Day Special
Monalisa Padhee, a 31-year-old medical researcher has made it her life's mission to help women in rural areas live healthy lives by educating them about nutrition ...
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In Gujarat, 1000 Adolescent Girls Are Learning About Nutrition And Fighting Anaemia

In Gujarat, 1000 Adolescent Girls Are Learning About Nutrition And Fighting Anaemia
Gujarat Swasth India
By improving the nutritional status of 1000 girls and educating them about anaemia, Smile Foundation is trying to promote healthy living among women and their families in Banaskantha district of Gujarat ...
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