malnutrition

Green revolution in backyard to fight malnutrition

‘Didi Bari Yojana’ encourages, trains women to plant vegetables in their kitchen gardens and earn money, writes Mukesh Ranjan

published on : 7th February 2021

Telangana plans to completely eliminate malnutrition

All the good schemes for babies in the country will be studied and implemented in Telangana, said the Minister. 

published on : 29th January 2021

Malnutrition: HC reconstitutes committee

Closure of anganwadis due to Covid-19 led to more children going without food

published on : 19th January 2021

Obesity is also a form of malnutrition

Instead of seeing obesity as a problem of excess calorie consumption, it is better understood as a measure of body fat and its patterns of distribution, with varying health effects

published on : 9th January 2021

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

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