Comprehensive National Nutrition Survey estimates 25% of Telangana's kids, adolescents face threat of chronic kidney disorder
However, nephrologists from the city find that the survey data is not entirely believable, as they find it to be exaggerated.
The latest report of Unicef raises alarm over high prevalence of malnutrition among kids
The study is particularly significant as the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is set to release the guidelines for community-based management of SAM children.
Government schemes have been able to prevent Vitamin A and iodine deficiency among children aged 1-4 years.
Half took LactoLycopene supplements and the other half took an identical placebo (dummy pills) every day for 12 weeks.
The first-ever Comprehensive National Nutrition Survey among children and adolescents has found that diabetes is affecting children in a big way in India.
Conducted on children aged 9 to 15 years, 36% were found to be overweight in study
The postmenopause is the time after which a woman has experienced 12 consecutive months of lack of menstruation.
Researchers at McMaster and Dalhousie universities found that cutting back on red or processed meat had little impact on health.
Dr Coluthur Gopalan, who passed away in Chennai last week, just short of his 101st birthday, has been revered as the Father of Nutrition Science in India.
Two dietitians suggest some nutritious food for your eyes.
Misbah has issued orders that only barbecue items and pasta with lots of fruits should be on the menu for all teams in the domestic season.
The researchers found that a higher density of fruit-and-vegetable vendors within 400 m of people’s households was associated with lower systolic and diastolic blood pressure.
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