Updated : 3 weeks, 3 days ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Oct 24 (ANI): Bishow Parajuli, the United Nations World Food Programme (UNWFP) Representative in India on Wednesday said that Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's main focus is to provide protein-rich food to tribals to resolve the issue of malnutrition.
Updated : 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 19 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Saturday directed the Centre and Delhi government to evolve a policy for those who do not have a ration card.
Updated : 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], 11 Oct, (ANI): A first-ever nationwide Comprehensive National Nutrition Survey (CNNS) released by the Union Health Ministry has revealed that about 35 per cent of children in the country under five years are stunted, 17 per cent wasted and 33 per cent are underweight.
Updated : 1 month, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 10 (ANI): Union Minister of Women and Child Development (WCD), Smriti Irani, chaired the meeting of the fifth National Council on India's Nutrition Challenges here on Thursday and said that a humane solution has to be developed to tackle the menace of malnutrition.
Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], Oct 5 (ANI): On the occasion of 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel launched 'Mukhyamantri Suposhan Yojana' to eradicate malnutrition among children and women.
Updated : 1 month, 2 weeks ago IST
Washington DC [USA], Sept 27 (ANI): Dental and medical experts suggest elderly people to be more vigilant about their oral health as it is a critical component to overall health.
Updated : 1 month, 3 weeks ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Sept 26 (ANI): With an aim to spread awareness about child and woman's nutrition, Women and Child Development and Mission Shakti Department in collaboration with the UNICEF unveiled a mascot named 'Tikki Mausi' here on Thursday.
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Sept 26 (ANI): Odisha State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (OSCPCR) on Thursday launched a camp here to observe a state-level nutrition month -- 'Poshan Maah' -- to help make the state malnutrition free.
Updated : 2 months, 1 week ago IST
Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Sep 10 (ANI): Advisor to Governor, Farooq Khan on Monday here called for making unified efforts to combat the menace of malnutrition in order to make the country healthy and prosperous.
Washington D.C. [USA], Sept 9 (ANI): Older cancer patients who are hospitalised may have a higher risk of being malnourished and experience symptoms like no appetite and nausea, revealed a study.
Bilaspur (Chhattisgarh) [India], Sept 7 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Saturday said that the biggest problem in his state is malnutrition.
Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Jamshedpur (Jharkhand) [India], Sept 2 (ANI): Many children from a village in Bodam block of the district are suffering from malnutrition-related issues with villagers alleging lack of medical facilities and awareness in the area.