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New Delhi [India], October 15 (ANI): The Union Health Ministry on Thursday informed that the economic cost of food-borne diseases in India is estimated to be a whopping USD 15 billion. While wasting (21 per cent), underweighting (36 per cent), stunting (38 per cent) are common among children
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 4 (ANI): Of the total 159 million children aged below 6 years in the country, 21 per cent are undernourished, 36 per cent are underweight and 38 per cent do not receive full immunisation, said Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday quoting 'The State of Young
Updated : 10 months ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 2 (ANI): A breakthrough study pointed out on one of the reasons for short breath among adults can be low weight at the time of birth. The study further advocates that newborns who are abnormally underweight, have higher chances of developing poor cardiorespiratory
Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 31 (ANI): One of the reasons for short breath among adults can be low weight at the time of birth, shares recent research.
Updated : 1 year, 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 year, 6 months ago IST
Washington D.C [U.S.A], May 17 (ANI): Stunting and underweight prevalence were 10 per cent higher in children born to adolescent mothers than in children born to adult mothers.
Updated : 1 year, 7 months ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], May 2 (ANI): Within the pages of comic books of superheroes like Thor and Black Widow, male superheroes are portrayed as average obese, while females are shown as average close to underweight. They do not have a healthy body mass index (BMI), suggest researchers.
Updated : 2 years, 1 month ago IST
Washington DC, [USA] Oct 11 (ANI): American fashion retail company 'Nasty Gal' is facing backlash after one of its advertisements featured an "unhealthily underweight" model.
Updated : 2 years, 10 months ago IST
Amravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Jan 19 (ANI): Raising concern on the health conditions of children in the state, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday asked the officials to ensure that the underweight, anemic and malnourished children get healthy within a year.
New Delhi [India], Jan. 16 (ANI): Victoria Beckham, an accomplished fashion designer, ex-pop singer, and a global style icon, is facing social media wrath for casting an ultra thin model in an advertisement for her new eyewear collection.
Updated : 3 years ago IST
Washington DC [USA], November 30 (ANI): Living in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria can increase the risk of giving birth to underweight babies, warns a recent study.
Updated : 3 years, 1 month ago IST
Washington DC [USA], October 26 (ANI): A recent study has warned that females who are underweight in their teenage years or mid 30s are likely to have early menopause.