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Mid-Day Meal Scheme Should Be Re-Activated With Provision Of Cooked Meals On Reopening Of Schools

Mid-Day Meal Scheme Should Be Re-Activated With Provision Of Cooked Meals On Reopening Of Schools
News Nutrition Swasth India
Noting that the mid-day meal scheme represents the lifeline for millions of school children in the country, the United Nations World Food Programme India has said as the schools re-open, the scheme will also need to be reactivated with the provision of hot, cooked meals ...
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Experts Explain The Objective Behind India’s COVID Vaccine Dry Run

Experts Explain The Objective Behind India’s COVID Vaccine Dry Run
Coronavirus Outbreak Coronavirus Vaccine News
NDTV speaks with experts to understand more about the ongoing dry-runs for India’s COVID vaccination drive ...
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Air Pollution Linked To Increased Risk Of Pregnancy Loss In India: Lancet Study

The gestational exposure to PM2.5 is associated with an increased likelihood of pregnancy loss: Researchers
Air Pollution News Swasth India
Researchers found that an estimated 3.49 lakh pregnancy losses per year in south Asia were associated with exposure to PM2.5 concentrations that exceeded India’s air quality standard of 40 microgrammes per cubic metre (μg/m3) of small particulate matter (PM2.5) ...
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There Has Been Drastic Rise In Obesity Among Children Under 5-Years In 20 States, Reveals NFHS 5 Report

There Has Been Drastic Rise In Obesity Among Children Under 5-Years In 20 States, Reveals NFHS 5 Report
Features News Nutrition
A look at the obesity trends from National Family and Health Survey 5 (NFHS 5) report that has been released recently by the Health Ministry ...
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