nutrition

Telangana’s nutrition mission hit due to shortage of eggs and milk

The data comes as a shocker though it was only recently that videos from Uttar Pradesh showed how milk mixed with water was fed to children owing to its shortage.

published on : 11th December 2019

Women scientists' have a day out at ICMR-National Institute of Nutrition in Hyderabad

The main objective of the association is to take science to masses, develop scientific temper in the society and promote scientific accomplishments of women scientists.

published on : 11th December 2019

The diet and diabetes connect

Nutrition and physical activity are important parts of a healthy lifestyle for diabetes patients.

published on : 13th November 2019

Right nutrition plans for right growth of your toddler

Creating screen-free zones, portioning meals correctly and addressing nutritional needs of your toddler — here are some tips parents can follow to keep their tiny tots happy and healthy.

published on : 13th November 2019

Chennai's relocated children at risk of malnutrition due to inadequate anganwadis

Only 11 of the 58 anganwadis are functioning at the relocation sight in Perumbakkam.

published on : 12th November 2019

Paltry budget to address malnutrition raises concern

Odisha Government has fixed an allowance of Rs 50 daily for malnourished women admitted to 10-bed Nutrition Rehabilitation Centre.

published on : 4th November 2019

We are blind to our core problems

All our energies should be channelised towards tackling issues such as hunger and malnutrition. But currently, there is no sense of urgency  

published on : 24th October 2019

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.

published on : 19th October 2019

Poor diet taking a toll on heath of Telangana kids: Study

The latest report of Unicef raises alarm over high prevalence of malnutrition among kids

published on : 18th October 2019

Malnutrition deaths in India lower than WHO estimates

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. 

published on : 17th October 2019

Much needs to be done on health front: CNNS

Government schemes have been able to prevent Vitamin A and iodine deficiency among children aged 1-4 years.

published on : 15th October 2019

Humble tomato a day can boost your virility

Half took LactoLycopene supplements and the other half took an identical placebo (dummy pills) every day for 12 weeks.

published on : 15th October 2019

Diabetes rising alarmingly among Indian children: Nutrition Survey

The first-ever Comprehensive National Nutrition Survey among children and adolescents has found that diabetes is affecting children in a big way in India.

published on : 10th October 2019

Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences finds obesity in 25% of kids in Hyderabad's schools

Conducted on children aged 9 to 15 years, 36% were found to be overweight in study

published on : 10th October 2019

Daily almond consumption may help reduce facial wrinkles

The postmenopause is the time after which a woman has experienced 12 consecutive months of lack of menstruation.

published on : 9th October 2019
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