Articles by Pregnancy

Trust In The Time Of A Pandemic

Amidst the confusing clutter of misinformation on nutrition and COVID-19, this is one resource you can rely on

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Some Nutrition Tips For 'Mothers-To-Be'

In the most crucial days of a woman's life, these tips would help in being fit and fine.

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How ASHA Workers Spread 'Hope' In India Amid Covid-19 Pandemic

During this time of disruption in primary health care and OPD services in hospitals due to COVID-19, the ANM and ASHA workers are ensuring continued care to maternal and new-born health in rural areas.

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Rajasthan Pilot Scheme To Address Malnutrition In High Burden Districts

Under a pilot scheme, women expecting second child in four districts - Banswara, Dungarpur, Pratapgarh and Udaipur – are to be provided Rs. 6000 to address concerns on low level of iron and protein in the diet

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Linkages Between Family Planning and Nutrition

Integration of family planning and reproductive health services in nutrition programming, an important intervention, is often overlooked. There is a need for strong advocacy for empowering women through such programmes.

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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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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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