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All You Need To Know About ‘One Nation, One Ration Card’ And Its Impact On Public Distribution System

All You Need To Know About ‘One Nation, One Ration Card' And Its Impact On Public Distribution System
Malnutrition News Nutrition Swasth India
‘One Nation One Ration Card’ will enable beneficiaries to get their quota of grains from any ration shop across the country and not just the area where the card was issued ...
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Hunger Crisis: Study Reveals People With Inadequate Access To Food More Likely To Die Prematurely

Hunger Crisis: Study Reveals People With Inadequate Access To Food More Likely To Die Prematurely
Malnutrition News Nutrition Swasth India
According to a study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, premature death by infectious-parasitic diseases, unintentional injuries and suicides were more than twice as likely for those experiencing poor access to food versus no food insecurity ...
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Swasth Report Of West Bengal: Anaemia In Women And Children Needs Attention

Swasth Report Of West Bengal: Anaemia In Women And Children Needs Attention
News Swasth India Swasth Report Cards West Bengal
Here is a quick lowdown on West Bengal’s performance on vital health parameters and how the state’s healthcare has been able to perform well on some indicators and faces challenges across others ...
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An Easy To Use Vaccine Delivery Kit Aims To Improve Immunisation In Rural India

An Easy To Use Vaccine Delivery Kit Aims To Improve Immunisation In Rural India
Delhi News Swasth India
The government of India aims to achieve 90 per cent vaccination coverage among children below the age of two years and so in a bid to ease the task of immunisation for the field workers, Vihara Innovation Network has designed a vaccine delivery kit that can carry all the items required to administer vaccines in a simple and efficient manner ...
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Blog: Akshaya Patra Deploys Technology To Serve 1.8 Million Children Midday Meals

Blog: Akshaya Patra Deploys Technology To Serve 1.8 Million Children Midday Meals
Blogs Nutrition Swasth India
The Akshaya Patra Organisation feeds nutritious meals to more than 17.6 lakh kids everyday as part of the Midday meal programme and here is how the NGO is deploying technology to ensure efficiency and hygiene in preparation, transportation and distribution of the meals ...
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Nutrition Expert Lauds The Gates Foundation And Government Partnership For Improving Public Health And Nutrition

Nutrition Expert Lauds The Gates Foundation And Government Partnership For Improving Public Health And Nutrition
News Nutrition Swasth India
The Department of Health and Family Welfare (DOHFW) and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) have signed a memorandum of cooperation (MoC) aimed at bettering the health status of the country ...
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Concerted Efforts Can Make India Free From Malnutrition: Experts

Concerted Efforts Can Make India Free From Malnutrition: Experts
Malnutrition News Swasth India
According to the National Nutrition Strategy of 2017, the country aims to reduce malnutrition among children by focusing on multiple factors like breastfeeding, dietary diversification, deworming and better access to clean water and sanitation among others ...
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Swasth Report Card: Karnataka Needs To Work On Tackling Malnutrition But Performs Better Than Kerala In Dealing With Anaemia

Swasth Report Card: Karnataka Needs To Work On Tackling Malnutrition But Performs Better Than Kerala In Dealing With Anaemia
Swachh Report Card Swasth India
Karnataka shows huge progress in most of its health indicators – from reducing Infant Mortality Rate by 37.2 per cent, Under-Five Mortality Rate (U5MR) by 43.6 per cent and beating the records of India’s healthiest state – Kerala in reducing Anaemia, here’s Karnataka Health report card ...
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Malnutrition In India: Has This Decade Laid Down A Blueprint For A Malnutrition-Free India?

Malnutrition In India: Has This Decade Laid Down A Blueprint For A Malnutrition-Free India?
Malnutrition Nutrition Swasth India
Despite numerous government schemes and interventions, malnutrition remains a major health concern for India’s children. Here a look at the issue, Poshan Abhiyan and what can be done to meet the deadline of Sustainable Development Goals 2 and 3   ...
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Swasth Report Of Maharashtra: Malnutrition Remains Leading Health Problem Among Children Under Five

Swasth Report of Maharashtra: Malnutrition Remains Leading Health Problem Among Children Under Five
Maharashtra Malnutrition News Swasth India Swasth Report Cards
A lowdown on Maharashtra’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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Warriors Of The Decade: Here Are The Heroes Who Are Fighting For A Swachh And Swasth India 

Warriors Of The Decade: Here Are The Heroes Who Are Fighting For A Swachh And Swasth India
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As we enter the new decade, let’s look back at the heroes who have helped India and Indians keep clean and healthy in the last ten years ...
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Here Are Tips On How To Tackle ‘Hidden Hunger’ In Children Caused By Lack Of Micronutrients

Here Are Tips On How To Tackle ‘Hidden Hunger’ In Children Caused By Lack Of Micronutrients
Malnutrition News Swasth India
A lack of micro-nutrients can lead to hidden hunger, causing severe underlying deficiencies that can hamper the overall growth and development of children, according to health experts ...
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