“Poor Diet Strain”-Can Weigh Down Rural Pregnant Women

“Poor Diet Strain”-Can Weigh Down Rural Pregnant Women

Poor dietary practices during pregnancy can result in increased rates of stillbirths, premature birth, low birth weight, maternal and prenatal death. Majority of pregnant women in rural India are deprived of health facilities. Only one-third of pregnant women in rural set-up eat healthy and nutritious food.  A survey–called Jaccha-Baccha (JABS), was conducted where the teams visited the Anganwadis [Rural Child […]

The Up's and Down's of India' s---'Child Nutrition Scheme.'

The Up’s and Down’s of India’ s—‘Child Nutrition Scheme.’

The Intention of the ‘Child Nutrition Policy’ is clear but achieving its goals is an enormous challenge. The policy aims to design various schemes that address malnutrition and set up a robust convergence mechanism. Access to Healthy and Nutritious Food is the backbone of human development. ‘Child Nutrition Scheme’ is a very ambitious program. Still, before we achieve what […]

Neonatal Deaths in India can be Prevented by the Year -2030

Neonatal Deaths in India can be Prevented by the Year -2030-With the Help of Secure Healthcare Systems

“Every Newborn Action Plan” (ENAP) was started in India, with contributions and efforts from many correspondents involved in maternal and child health. The plan brought forward surprising statistics on newborn care.  A WHO report says, over 35 million babies are born too early, too small or become sick and need specialised care to survive. There […]

Promote women health for a better future.

Promote women health for a better future.

Initiatives to promote women health through prevention and wellness, improve the social condition of women both as an individual and community. Healthy life style: Through good nutrition, exercise and quality sleep we can promote a healthy life style and reduce the risk of chronic disease. Parents being the role model of their children, their health […]