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Eat Well, Be Healthy To Stop TB

At 4.2 per cent, latent TB manifesting into full-blown TB may not be alarming. But for malnourished or under-nourished people, the possibilities are three to four times more.

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'Ek Shaam Gujarat Ke Naam': Kolkata Gets Sneak-Peak Into State's Vibrant Culture And Cuisine

The campus of the Institute of Hotel Management in Kolkata was colorfully decorated, giving a glimpse into the rich culture of the state. The crowd participated enthusiastically in the Dandiya held at the college.

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Pulses For A Healthy Body And Mind

A healthy and cheap source of protein, pulses are vital for proper growth and development of the body as they also contain important vitamins and minerals like iron, zinc, magnesium, potassium and folate

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Catalysing Change to Create Nutrition Champions

“As men here still determine the terms inside the house, we want the husbands also to know about the nutritional needs of the women and children in their home,” says Shaila Devi, a nutrition champion and ward member of a Gram Panchayat from Patna

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Odisha Community Led Initiatives Show How To Close Nutrition Gap For Tribals

Angul Pusti Adhikar Abhiyan (APAA), a community-led movement, shows the way forward with a model which can be scaled up not just by the state of Odisha but by many other states too.

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Teen Pregnancy: Hard To Raise A Child When You’re A Child

Underage or adolescent pregnancies put pressure on our already strained public healthcare system; better education and programmes can alleviate this problem

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As India Grows Economically, Pulses Production and Consumption Is Bound To Increase, Says NAFED Chief

Sanjiv Kumar Chadha, Managing Director, National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India Ltd (NAFED) in a conversation with Outlook Poshan’s Charupadma Pati, talks about how government schemes over the last five years has incentivized farmers to improve pulses production in the country and enabled more people to consume protein-rich diet

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A Fit Child Is A Smart Kid: Good Health And Education Go Hand In Hand

UN report urges more investment in improved water supply, sanitation, electricity and broadband to help prevent malnutrition and disease and improve education outcome

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