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On Children’s Day Schools Shut Due To Worsening Air Pollution; Social Media Reacts

On Children’s Day Shut Schools Due To Worsening Air Pollution; Social Media Reacts
Air Pollution Swasth India
People on social media did not hold back in expressing their views on the irony of schools being shut due to air pollution in Delhi and surrounding areas on Children’s Day ...
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Swasth Report Card: One Of The Healthiest Small States, Goa Sees Significant Rise In Anaemia And Diarrhoea Cases

Swasth Report Card: One Of The Healthiest Small States, Goa Sees Significant Rise In Anaemia And Diarrhoea Cases
Goa Swasth India Swasth Report Cards
Even though Goa saw a decline in infant mortality and improvement in malnutrition related indicators, the state still needs to work towards managing diarrhoea and anaemia cases ...
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Inside The Kitchen Of Akshaya Patra, That Is Feeding Millions Of Children Across The Nation

Inside The Kitchen Of Akshaya Patra, The Nutrition Warrior That Is Feeding Millions Of Children Across The Nation
Nutrition Swasth Warrior
The Akshaya Patra Organisation has served over 3 billion meals and the top priority for the NGO is ensure cleanliness and hygiene in the process of preparing the food, a look inside one of the kitchens of Akshaya Patra ...
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Swasth Report Card: Bihar Remains As One Of The Worst Performing States In Health Indicators

Swasth Report Card: Bihar Remains As One Of The Worst Performing States In Health Indicators
Nutrition Swasth India Swasth Report Cards
Even though Bihar has seen improvement in most health indicators, it remains one of the worst performing states as per Niti Aayog’s health index report; here’s a quick look at the state’s performance under different health parameters ...
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Swasth Report Card: One Of The Healthiest States Of India, There Are Two Sides To Tamil Nadu’s Health Story

Swasth Report Card: One Of The Healthiest States Of India, There Are Two Sides To Tamil Nadu’s Health Story
Swachh India Swachh Report Card Tamil Nadu
One of the healthiest state of the country, Tamil Nadu saw a decline in its performance as per the government’s think-tank Niti Ayog’s health index report, slipping from third rank to ninth rank, here are some quick status of a some health parameters of the state ...
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Banega Swasth India: Nutrition Experts Weigh In On The Crisis Of Malnutrition In India

Banega Swasth India: Nutrition Experts Weigh In On The Crisis Of Malnutrition In India
Malnutrition Swasth India
Various reports published over the last one month – Global Hunger Index, UNICEF’S State Of the World’s Children – among others, have highlighted the crisis of Malnutrition in India ...
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Air Pollution Affects Children’s Brain Development: UNICEF

Air Pollution Affects Children’s Brain Development: UNICEF
Air Pollution News
According to UNICEF’s Executive Director Henrietta Fore, air pollution affects children most severely and its effects continue all their lives because they have smaller lungs, breathe twice as fast as adults and lack immunities ...
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Investing In Nutrition Is Critical For Economic Growth Of India: Basanta Kar, Nutrition Leadership 2019 Awardee

Investing In Nutrition Is Critical For Economic Growth Of India: Basanta Kar, Nutrition Leadership 2019 Awardee
Malnutrition News Swasth India
Winner of the prestigious Sight and Life Nutrition Leadership Award 2019, Basanta Kumar Kar says that improving the status of nutrition among people can empower them and will have a positive impact on the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of a country ...
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A Bengaluru Startup Is Saving Lives Of Newborns With A Temperature Monitoring Device

A Bengaluru Startup Is Saving Lives Of Newborns With A Temperature Monitoring Device
Swasth India Swasth Warrior
Ratul Narain from Bempu Health’s innovation is a tiny bracelet for newborns that monitors their body temperature constantly and helps prevent Hypothermia ...
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What’s Causing Those Burning Eyes?

What's Causing Those Burning Eyes?
Air Pollution Delhi News Swasth India
According to experts, people should refrain from stepping outside to avoid air pollution and consume food rich in Vitamin A to avoid irritation in eyes ...
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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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This Delhi Based NGO Aims To Improve The Quality Of Neonatal Care And Helps New Mothers And Children Be Healthy

This Delhi Based NGO Aims To Improve The Quality Of Neonatal Care And Helps New Mothers And Children Be Healthy
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‘Vastrr’, a Delhi based NGO provides a helping hand to the overburdened hospitals in Delhi by counselling new mothers on neonatal care which is the care required during the first 28 days of life of the babies ...
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