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Behind India's stunted children: Anaemic, underweight mothers

Behind India's stunted children: Anaemic, underweight mothers

Over half of India's women are anaemic and one in every five is underweight, reveals National Family Health Survey-4 (NFHS-4) DNA, 3 days ago

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Tobacco consumption in India falls due to stringent laws

According to the NFHS 4, the prevalence of tobacco use in India among men has come down to 44.8 per cent in 2015-16 from 57 per cent in 2005 - 06 and among women it has come down to 6.8 per cent from 10.8 per cent.
 DNA2 weeks ago Tobacco consumption in Rajasthan down by 13.5 pc  Business Standard4 days ago

Good, bad and ugly: the National Family Health Survey 4 has it all

The latest National Family Health Survey, (NFHS 4 conducted in 2015-16), has several positives, particularly when it comes to women’s empowerment - particularly in areas such as like literacy, economic empowerment (women with bank accounts/mobile ...
 catchnews.com2 weeks ago Proportion of overweight men in India doubled in 10 yrs: study  DNA3 weeks ago Indians now use birth control pills, condoms more: Family health survey  Business Standard2 weeks ago Time is fertile for birth control pills: National Family Health Survey  Business Standard2 weeks ago

Statsguru: Health indicators show improvement

NFHS show a marked improvement on various health and nutrition parameters over the past decade
 Business Standard1 week ago

C-section births surge in private hospitals, drop in public ones: NFHS

In 2015-16, 40.9% of deliveries in private hospitals were through C-section against 27.7% in 2005-06
 Business Standard1 week ago

Men more aware about HIV/AIDS, yet more affected

Men are more likely than women to have comprehensive knowledge about HIV/AIDS; yet the disease is more prevalent among men, an analysis of government data shows.The National Family Health Survey 2015-16 (NFHS-4) takes comprehensive knowledge to mean knowledge ...
 Prokerala1 day ago

8 pc men in 15-49 yrs age group have high blood sugar levels

"The Health Ministry through the International Institute for Population Sciences in Mumbai, has conducted National Family Health Survey 4 (NFHS-4) 2015-16.
 DNA1 day ago

Sex-ratio in urban areas worse than rural areas: survey

Urban India fares worse than the rural parts of the country in terms of sex-ratio, both overall and at birth, as per a latest national health survey. The overall sex-ratio for the country is 991, while in rural India it was 1009 and in urban areas 956, ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago

Infant Mortality Rate: Kerala now at par with US

Kerala has become the best Indian state -- at par with US -- for new born babies with the 'God's own country' managing to bring down the Infant Mortality Rate 6.The IMR -- number of children under the age of 1 who die for every 1,000 born -- was released by the National Family Health Survey-4 in its 2015-16 report.Going with the statistics, if India (current IMR of 41) could get it down to 6 like Kerala, more than 7 lakh children could be saved every year.The NFHS-4 report for 2015-16 unveiled ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Funds to PM's maternity prog 1/5th of govt's own estimates

The fund allocated in the 2017-18 Budget to Maternity Benefit Programme announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his address to the nation on New Years eve is "inadequate", despite a nearly seven-fold increase, considering it has been expanded to 650 ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
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