Malnutrition Among Children in the Rural Community

Malnutrition Among Children in the Rural Community – A Cause or Consequence of Poverty…

Let’s first learn – What is Nutrition? ‘Nutrition is the process of providing the body with food, necessary for health and growth.’ Nutrition plays a vital role in growth, development and child survival–while malnutrition deprives the child of this. A scientific evidence generated by economics, psychology and neuroscience demonstrated that investments made in the earlier […]

Fight Against Infant, Maternal Mortality

Fight Against Infant and Maternal Mortality in the Rural Set-up—Saving Precious Lives

If infant mortality rates in rural areas were reduced to those in urban areas, about 80,000 fewer children would die each year. India contributes to one-fifth of the global burden of absolute maternal and infant deaths. What is Infant and Maternal Mortality?  Maternal health is closely linked to newborn survival, as vulnerabilities to illness can […]

Laying the Foundation of Combating Malnutrition in India.

Laying the Foundation of Combating Malnutrition in India—The Importance of Balanced Nutrition and Health

What is Malnutrition and why is it important to make a stand against it? Malnutrition is—Lack of proper nutrition, caused by not having enough to eat, not eating enough of the right things, or being unable to use the food that one eats. Malnutrition remains a major threat to the survival, growth and development of children. […]