Ma;lnutrition

Rotary’s fight against malnutrition

Rotary’s fight against malnutrition

Malnutrition is a major concern, especially in the current Pandemic situation. In 2016 and 2018, more than 1,100 children died due to mal...Read More

Maha: Over 2 lakh underweight babies born in 2018-19, reports malnutrition 1,402 deaths last year

Maha: Over 2 lakh underweight babies born in 2018-19, reports malnutrition 1,402 deaths last year

Over two lakh infants were born with low birth weight in Maharashtra, of which 22,179 were born in Mumbai

Mumbai: 3-year-old baby girl hospitalised for malnutrition in Palghar village

Mumbai: 3-year-old baby girl hospitalised for malnutrition in Palghar village

Bhumika Vilas Shanwar, 3, is suffering from malnutrition. Her father Vikas and mother Surekha are labourers at a brick kiln in Dabhad vil...Read More

Low income countries facing both obesity, malnutrition

Low income countries facing both obesity, malnutrition

New York: Low-and middle-income countries have high levels of overweight and obesity along with undernutrition, say researchers, adding t...Read More

Vegan diet kills 18-month-old baby, parents arrested for manslaughter and child neglect

Vegan diet kills 18-month-old baby, parents arrested for manslaughter and child neglect

An 18-month-old baby died in September due to malnourishment owing to a vegan diet

A movement against malnutrition in Chhattisgarh

A movement against malnutrition in Chhattisgarh

To save the world, we need to save humans, and to save humans, we need to take care of their health. In this way, the concern for protect...Read More

To combat malnutrition, PM Narendra Modi calls for observing September as 'Poshan Abhiyan'

To combat malnutrition, PM Narendra Modi calls for observing September as 'Poshan Abhiyan'

New Delhi: In a drive against malnutrition, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday called for observing the month of September as "Poshan...Read More

Women’s agri labour cause of malnutrition in rural India

Women’s agri labour cause of malnutrition in rural India

Recognition of Indian women's roles in both agriculture and domestic work is key to improving household nutrition outcomes, said Nitya Ra...Read More

Heat, humidity and malnutrition contributed to children's death due to AES in Bihar: IMA

Heat, humidity and malnutrition contributed to children's death due to AES in Bihar: IMA

New Delhi: Prevailing heat and humidity conditions coupled with malnutrition has "contributed substantially" to the deaths of hundreds of...Read More

Bhopal: Rahul Gandhi writes to old age people, sisters & youngsters

Bhopal: Rahul Gandhi writes to old age people, sisters & youngsters

AICC national president Rahul Gandhi has written to the old aged people, sisters and youngster, appealing them to vote in favour of Congr...Read More

Twelve infants die in 14 days due to malnutrition: Bombay High Court seeks report

Twelve infants die in 14 days due to malnutrition: Bombay High Court seeks report

Mumbai: Taking serious cognizance of the death of at least 12 infants in the last 14 days due to malnutrition, the Bombay High Court on W...Read More

Mumbai: Bombay High Court frowns at 72 infant deaths

Mumbai: Bombay High Court frowns at 72 infant deaths

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Friday expressed shock over the deaths of 72 infants due to malnutrition in Melghat – a tribal area in A...Read More

Try to be first in malnutrition eradication: Bombay High Court

Try to be first in malnutrition eradication: Bombay High Court

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Monday told the Maharashtra government to strive towards being the first as far as eradication of malnut...Read More

Devendra Fadnavis urges society, NGOs to join hands with government in tackling malnutrition  

Devendra Fadnavis urges society, NGOs to join hands with government in tackling malnutrition  

Thane: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis Thursday urged the society and NGOs to join hands with the government in the fight ag...Read More

Maharashtra malnutrition deaths: State moots two-tier model to implement schemes

Maharashtra malnutrition deaths: State moots two-tier model to implement schemes

Mumbai: Facing flak from the opposition over deaths of several tribal children in Maharashtra due to malnutrition, the state government h...Read More

Bombay HC asks government to immediately hire doctors in Melghat and Nandurbar due to malnutrition

Bombay HC asks government to immediately hire doctors in Melghat and Nandurbar due to malnutrition

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has   directed the Maharashtra government to take immediate steps to fill up vacancies of doctors and exper...Read More

IAS officer woos doctors to fight malnutrition in tribal areas

IAS officer woos doctors to fight malnutrition in tribal areas

Alibaug: An IAS officer in Maharashtra has hit upon a novel idea to rope in doctors to combat the menace of malnutrition in tribal areas,...Read More

Maharashtra witnesses 13,541 infant deaths in just one year

Maharashtra witnesses 13,541 infant deaths in just one year

Mumbai: In a shocking revelation through a Right to Information (RTI) query, around 13, 541 infants have died in Maharashtra between Apri...Read More

Maharashtra government inks MoU with RIL to reduce malnutrition

Maharashtra government inks MoU with RIL to reduce malnutrition

Mumbai: Maharashtra government signed a tripartite agreement with Reliance Foundation and Rajmata Jijau Mother-Child Health Nutrition Mis...Read More

Mumbai: Govandi slum kids top malnutrition chart, says survey

Mumbai: Govandi slum kids top malnutrition chart, says survey

Mumbai: According to a survey conducted by the Fight Hunger Foundation, non-governmental organisation (NGO) last year over 170 children w...Read More

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