More women leaders needed to address India’s nutrition challenges

More women leaders needed to address India’s nutrition challenges

Women's leaders at the centre and the top are key to cradle a healthy future for India as they have a trickle-down effect in breaking the vicious cycle of malnutrition at grassroots

Focus On Tribal Children’s Nutrition Key To A Healthy India

This World Health Day, India is reminded that it can accelerate its development journey by combating undernutrition in tribal children...

Improving Quality Of Nutrition Services The Way To Suposhit Bharat

Enhancement of the quality of nutrition services and strengthening of the community’s role in delivering them is the call this World...

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Nutrition Can Be A Gamechanger In Addressing TB

The inter-linkage between TB and malnutrition is bi-directional. While TB leads the patient to malnutrition, the risk of developing active TB increases due to malnutrition.

Undernutrition Can Exacerbate Severity Of Malaria

Sustainable control of malaria can help improve nutritional status of endemic communities.

Well Nourished People Have Healthier Brains

While nutrition is a centre-piece in brain functioning, disciplined lifestyle, physical activity and staying hydrated also help.

FSSAI’s Recent Regulations For Consumer-Packaged Foods Are Promising

Recently launched Health Star Rating system can be made more effective and reliable with the support of the existing Nutrition Fact Table.

Improving Sanitation To Reduce Stunting

Social and behaviour change communication can help broaden and deepen Swachh Bharat Mission to end open defecation, which impacts health and also causes stunting in children

Bettable Ideas For Healthy Lives

Ushering in behaviour change to reduce undernutrition, hidden hunger and non-communicable diseases can help build back a healthier nation