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She needs more than promises

Child and maternal malnutrition continues to be India’s leading risk factor and in Karnataka too.

published on : 9th February 2019

Child malnutrition: Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand bear highest burden

The research by NITI Aayog experts found that child malnutrition was highly variable across parliamentary constituencies.

published on : 20th January 2019

Doctors cite 'severe malnutrition' as reason for deaths of 3 minor girls in Delhi

The family, hailing from West Bengal, was reportedly facing financial woes, and the doctors suspected that the three girls did not have food for days.

published on : 16th November 2018

Child Development Centre given Rs 25.6 lakh admin sanction to study malnutrition deaths in children 

The CDC is conducting a detailed study on the review of these projects, meetings between departments and the results of these projects.

published on : 9th October 2018

Over 32% children stunted in Telangana: Study

The study surveyed 1,050 children in Telangana born in 2000 and tracked their journey till the age of 15.

published on : 19th September 2018

Can marriage protect against malnutrition in old age?

The findings showed that people who are unmarried, separated or divorced are most often affected, whilst men and women who are either married or widowed tend to take better care of themselves. 

published on : 10th September 2018

Malnutrition is major cause of deaths, disabilities in Telangana: Report

As per the report, other risk factors contributing to most deaths are -high total cholesterol, tobacco use, high body-mass index and occupational risks. 

published on : 18th March 2018

Quarter of Rohingya refugee children acutely malnourished: United Nations

A quarter of Rohingya children under the age of five who fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar suffer from potentially life-threatening levels of malnutrition, the United Nations said today.

published on : 22nd December 2017

Malnutrition soaring among Rohingya children in Bangladesh: UN

Life-threatening levels of malnutrition have risen dramatically among Rohingya refugee children who have fled Myanmar for Bangladesh.

published on : 3rd November 2017

1,100 children suffering malnutrition in Syria's Ghouta: UNICEF

Based on surveys done in recent months, the body said 1,114 children were suffering from various forms of malnutrition, including the most dangerous form, known as "severe acute malnutrition".

published on : 23rd October 2017

Jharkhand: Another tragedy in making as 52 infants die in last 30 days at Jamshedpur’s MGM hospital

The hospital superintendent has blamed malnutrition for the deaths.

published on : 27th August 2017