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400 Dengue Cases, Floating Garbage As Patna Flood Nightmare Nears Day 9

400 Dengue Cases, Floating Garbage As Patna Flood Nightmare Nears Day 9
Bihar News Swasth India
Residents said authorities in Patna have failed to pump out flood waters from colonies and apartments even after the rain stopped six days ago ...
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The Crisis Of Diarrhoea In India

The Crisis Of Diarrhoea In India
Swasth 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
Nutrition Swasth India
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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Expert Blog: Why Is The Focus On First 1000 Days From Health Perspective Of Mother And Child?

Expert Blog: Why Is The Focus On First 1000 Days From Health Perspective Of Mother And Child?
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The first 1,000 days is divided into five phases - the nine months of pregnancy; birth passage or delivery process; four weeks following birth; 11 months of infancy; from first birthday to two years of age ...
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Swasth Guide: A-Z About Malnutrition And What It Entails

Swasth Guide: A-Z About Malnutrition And What It Entails
Malnutrition Swasth India
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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One Death Occurs Every 11 Seconds Among Babies And Pregnant Mothers, Says United Nations

One Death Occurs Every 11 Seconds Among Babies And Pregnant Mothers, Says United Nations
News Swasth India
A report led by United Nation agencies UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO), found that 6.2 million children worldwide died in 2018 before their 15th birthday because of infections and preventable diseases, and more than 290,000 women died due to complications during pregnancy and childbirth in 2017 ...
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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
National Nutrition Month Swasth India
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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‘Lack Of Nutrition During The First 1000 Days Of Life Can Impact Brain Development’, Says Expert

National Nutrition Month: ‘Lack Of Nutrition During The First 1000 Days Of Life Can Impact Brain Development’, Says Expert
National Nutrition Month Swasth India
Rashtriya Poshan Maah: The first 1000 days are crucial and often called the critical window of opportunity because during this time whatever nutritional care a child gets has long term repercussions in his or her growth and brain development ...
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Vector-Borne Diseases: Delhi Has Recorded 79 Cases Of Dengue And 93 Cases Of Malaria In September

Vector-Borne Diseases: Delhi Has Recorded 79 cases of dengue and 93 Cases of Malaria In September
Delhi News Swasth India
With an aim to tackle the rising cases of malaria, dengue and other vector borne diseases, the Government of Delhi has started a campaign '10Hafte 10Baje 10Minute' (10 weeks at 10 O’clock for 10 minutes) urging people to inspect their house for any standing water that can be potential breeding spot for mosquitoes ...
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Focus On Tackling Malnutrition Among Urban Poor, Migrant Population: Centre To States

Focus On Tackling Malnutrition Among Urban Poor, Migrant Population: Centre To States
Malnutrition News Swasth India
In a note to state and district authorities, the Women and Child Development Ministry said, "activities under Poshan Abhiyaan should be promoted in urban areas with an effort to expand the outreach of health and nutrition services among slum-dwellers and migrant population" ...
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National Nutrition Month: Five Must-Have Nutrients For A Pregnant Woman

National Nutrition Month: Five Must Have Nutrients For A Pregnant Woman
National Nutrition Month Swasth India
Rashtriya Poshan Maah: During pregnancy, a foetus grows through what a mother eats so focussing on nutrition during pregnancy is a must for would-be mothers ...
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