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Swasth Report Of Himachal Pradesh: Making A Steady Progress Himachal Improves In Malnutrition Under 5 Status

Swasth Report Of Himachal Pradesh: Making A Steady Progress Himachal Improves In Malnutrition Under 5 Status
Healthy India Himachal Pradesh Malnutrition Swasth India Swasth Report Cards
In a span of 10 years, Himachal Pradesh has shown commendable improvement in infant mortality rate, under 5 mortality rate, and cases of malnutrition among children as per National Family Health Survey 4 (2015-16) ...
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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?
News Swasth India
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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Only 9 Per Cent Children Get Nutritious Food: Union Minister Smriti Irani

Only 9 Per Cent Children Get Nutritious Food: Union Minister Smriti Irani
Malnutrition
Union Minister Smriti Irani said the government has initiated various programmes to create awareness about malnutrition and related challenges ...
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Swasth Report of Delhi: Wasting, Underweight And Anaemia Cases Increase In Capital, As Per National Family Health Survey

Swasth Report Card
Delhi Healthy India Malnutrition News Swasth India Swasth Report Cards
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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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
Healthy India Malnutrition Swasth India Swasth Report Cards Uttar Pradesh
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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Dengue Cases Spike In Uttar Pradesh, Steps Prove Ineffective

Dengue Cases Spike In Uttar Pradesh, Steps Prove Ineffective
News Swasth India Uttar Pradesh
In Uttar Pradesh, more than 4200 cases of dengue have increased in this year are compared to the number of cases from January to November in 2018 ...
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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
Air Pollution News Swasth India
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
Malnutrition Swasth India
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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Universal Coverage Or Immunisation For All Is Still A Long Wait

Universal Coverage Or Immunisation For All Is Still A Long Wait
News Swasth India
According to UNICEF, immunisation is one of the most important preventive measures against infectious diseases which makes it a significant public health tool that helped India eradicate smallpox in 1970s and polio in 2014 ...
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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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Other Than Junk Food, Here’s Another Factor That Can Cause Childhood Obesity

Other Than Junk Food, Here's Another Factor That Can Cause Childhood Obesity
Malnutrition News Swasth India
Obesity is increasing at a 2.3 per cent rate each year among school-aged children, which is unacceptably high and indicates worrisome prospects for the next generation's health, the study stated ...
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Global Warming Likely To Increase Illnesses Caused By Undernutrition: Study

Global Warming Likely To Increase Illnesses Caused By Undernutrition: Study
News Swasth India
‘Climate change is one of the biggest threats to the reduction of hunger and undernutrition,’ states a new study ...
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