Diseases of Poverty in India----An Effort to Reduce It

Diseases of Poverty in India—-An Effort to Reduce It

Poverty related conditions are diseases that are more prevalent in low-income populations. They include infectious diseases, diseases associated with Malnutrition and Poor Health Standards.  Poverty is one of the significant Social Determinant of Health. According to a report, diseases of poverty account for 48% [High Poverty Rate] which are preventable with existing interventions. Disorders of poverty are often […]

Impact of Misfortune on Early Childhood Growth & Development

Impact of Misfortune on Early Childhood Growth & Development in Rural India

Adversity Issues  India is a middle-income country with one of the fastest-growing economies in the world. In spite of the improvements in its economy, it has a high child mortality rate, with significant differences in child mortality both between and within different states. Poverty, malnutrition and poor sanitation are substantial problems for many Indians and […]

India is Strengthening its Maternal Health

India is Strengthening its Maternal Health Governance to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals

India is stepping up to strengthen its maternal health through comprehensive national programs that address “Health and Social inequities to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals”.    Prevailing Issues—  Under-Nourishment continues to adversely affect the majority of women and her children in India. An undernourished mother unavoidably gives birth to a low birth weight baby. Due to […]

India is Strengthening its Maternal Health Governance to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals

India is Strengthening its Maternal Health Governance to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals

India is stepping up to strengthen its maternal health through comprehensive national programs that address “Health and Social inequities to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals”. Prevailing Issues— Under-Nourishment continues to adversely affect the majority of women and her children in India. An undernourished mother unavoidably gives birth to a low birth weight baby. Due to […]