The underfed hugely outnumber the overfed but alongside the crisis of child under-nutrition, we are also seeing a rise in child obesity
17 Dec 2020 7:45 AM
ST, SC population worst hit by menace.
13 Feb 2020 5:25 AM
SAM children, as the experts pointed out, have a much higher risk of death.
20 Nov 2019 2:10 AM
To ensure that healthy eating becomes the norm, a Mahila Arogya Samiti of about 20 women was formed for four slums.
12 Aug 2019 4:26 AM
National Family Health Survey is based on the information collected from 1.12 lakh households.
17 Mar 2019 4:25 PM
Meena said that he will be holding a meeting with printers in the district to discuss the issue and address their queries, if any.
15 May 2018 2:26 AM
A low-cost model using traditional delicacies has helped children gain weight naturally as villagers donate their surplus grains for the project.
26 Feb 2018 4:47 AM
Indian youth continue to harbour misconceptions about HIV, say experts.
03 Feb 2018 2:15 AM
On the one hand, there are states like Kerala and Goa which have a low burden of undernutrition.
27 Sep 2017 3:15 AM
The immunisation rate in Mewat is 13 per cent, much lower than the state average of 62.2 per cent.
04 May 2017 11:56 AM
A study done by Child Rights and You, based on the NFHS findings, says that only 5.3 per cent children in the state get adequate diet.
08 Apr 2017 1:32 AM
The national capital, being the centre of power, ideally should have had better status.
07 Apr 2017 2:08 AM