Articles by Poshan Impact

Building Nutrition Champions In Hospitals

Doctors at the Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences Jharkhand train to deliver quality Maternal, Infant and Young Child Nutrition services

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Beating TB Through Nutrition

ChildFund, USAID, IPE Global and the Madhya Pradesh government have launched a new initiative to help TB patients with a unique nutrition project.

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This Sarpanch Helps His Village Fight Malnutrition

The work of Mahendar Kumar Sharma, sarpanch of Matunda in Bundi, Rajasthan, inspired neighbouring villages to actively invest in health and nutrition services

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Udaipur Takes The POSHAN Message To Every Doorstep

During a recently organised POSHAN Pakhwada, a combined force of 6866 ANM, ASHA, AWW and Community POSHAN champions went to the homes of every pregnant woman and lactating mother in Udaipur district to counsel them on maternal and child nutrition.

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SUPOSHAN SANGINIS - When The Empowered Transforms Into An Empowerer

They are targeting to break the vicious cycle of a low birth weight baby girl growing up to become an undernourished child, a weak adolescent with low body mass, eventually ending up in an early marriage leading to a weaker next generation

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Community Engagement Helps Gujarat in Tackling Malnutrition

Gujarat is working on several fronts to battle widespread malnutrition among children in the state. In majority (85-90 per cent) of cases, the malnourished kids (or uncomplicated SAM cases), without any medical complications, can be looked after at home with the help of community health workers, supported by several new initiatives. The going is tough but the goals seem achievable....

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Chitrakoot Working All Fronts to Wipe Out Malnutrition

Once listed among the most backward districts in the country, Chitrakoot is charting new course to improve health and education facilities in the district to improve nutrition and growth profile of children.

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Orissa Sees Potential In ‘Nutrition Education on Wheel’ Model

Odisha Millets Mission (OMM) is negotiating with women collectives of the state to replicate mobile teaching kitchen model to impart nutrition education. The response is encouraging…

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