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One in seven women do not get pregnancy care: National Family Health Survey
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One in seven women do not get pregnancy care: National Family ...

The World Health Organization recommends that all pregnant women receive at least four antenatal care (ANC) visits, and that the first such visit should be in the first trimester of pregnancy Gayathri Balagopal | IndiaSpend | Chennai Last Updated at March 19, ... Business Standard, 1 month ago

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India loses 4% of GDP to mal-nutrition; ASSOCHAM-EY Paper to FM Jaitley in run up to Budget

Quoting data from the National Family Health Survey-4, the ASSOCHAM-EY paper noted with concern that close to 60 per cent of our children aged between 6 - 59 months are anaemic. It is only about 10 per cent of the country's total children who are receiving ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Nearly 4% of GDP is lost by malnutrition, 50% kids under-nourished: Report  Business Standard2 months ago GDP estimates lower due to malnutrition: Study  Business Standard2 months ago

National health scheme to cost govt Rs 12K cr a year

The Union government is likely to pay an annual premium of less than Rs 1,200 per family for the ambitious national health protection scheme, for which approximately Rs 12,000 crore is required every year. For 2018-19, the government has made an initial ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

DNA THEME | NO DCT: Malnutrition haunts National Nutrition Mission

The ambitious National Nutrition Mission (NNM), launched by PM Narendra Modi on International Women’s Day in Jhunjhunu, does not have a critical component of Direct Cash Transfer (DCT). The proposal for introducing DCT was floated, but it was shot down ...
 DNA1 month ago

36% women feel uncomfortable buying sanitary napkins: WHO report

Sneha Mahajan, an architect in Delhi, despite coming from an educated family, was using cloth instead of sanitary napkins until a couple of years back. Her elder sister still prefers cloth over pads, which she can wash several times. According to a survey ...
 DNA2 months ago Women's Day: Centre launches biodegradable sanitary pad  Sify1 month ago Govt launches biodegradable sanitary napkins, priced at Rs 2.50 per pad  Rediff.com1 month ago

Smokers start earlier, few consider quitting, survey shows

Smokers in Gujarat are now starting to smoke at a much earlier age, while the number of those considering quitting tobacco has fallen, findings of the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) reveal. The survey also reveals that the percentage of tobacco users in ...
 DNA2 months ago

Menstrual hygiene and the female health in India

It has been revealed that about 43 percent of Indian women did not have access to sanitary essentials at the beginning of periods, while 36 percent felt uncomfortable in buying them with other customers around. According to a survey conducted by Women Health ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago

Health insurance a must for today’s women

Roopam Asthana Adequate health insurance is another step towards empowering the women who support homes and companies alike IN the 21st century women are more empowered than ever. So why should they be dependent on their spouses or parents for money-related ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago

Nutrition mission brings positive results in Baran

A nutrition program successfully implemented recently in Baran district has proved that the synchronization between different government departments is an effective key to treat malnourished children at community level. The program outcome has come at the ...
 DNA1 week ago

Where son eclipses the daughter: 19% desire for male child

In Rajasthan, almost all classes seem to prefer male child over female child. The fact has been highlighted in the latest National Family Health Survey (NFHS)-4. As per the survey, around 19 per cent men and women in the state desire to have male child rather ...
 DNA3 weeks ago
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