Here’s our tribute to four Instagram stars who helped promote the cause
The Ministry for Women and Child Development also asks states to set up Poshan Vatikas and promote Yoga
The milk bank will be set up to ensure breast milk for newborn babies whose mothers cannot breastfeed them
Niti Aayog flags gaps and challenges in the implementation of Poshan Abhiyan in various states
It is estimated that reducing malnutrition could add about 3% to India's GDP as one in every three malnourished children in the world is Indian
Here are some tips to control unhealthy eating habits developed during the COVID-19 pandemic and the lockdowns.
What does the ancient and strenuous British sport of rugby have to do with food, underprivileged children and the equally ancient city of Calcutta, now known...
Diabetes is a major risk factor for Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, which if left untreated may progress to liver scarring or liver fibrosis
Eating healthy winter foods help keep your kids, disease-free and warm. Here are 7 foods to include in your kid’s diet:
For children from India’s poorest families, a lost year of learning has been the least of their losses. School closure has meant the loss of safe spaces,...
Here are some healthy food habits to keep your immunity levels in check during the winter season
According to the research, there was no evidence of mother-to-child transmission of the coronavirus via breast milk or placenta.
A pilot study reveals low blood sugar at birth and genetic diseases, are important underlying cause for a common form of epilepsy in young Indian children
Can our policymakers revisit and redesign the government nutrition programmes to obtain results?
A focused solutioning hub could help boost our maternal and infant health programmes
Not just children, rise in obesity has even been recorded in adults in the latest NFHS survey in comparison to NFHS-4.
The partial survey of 18 state and 5 union territories show a rise in infant malnutrition, and decline in infant mortality
As 2020 comes to a close, here's some facts and figures on how India and the world are performing on food and nutrition security.
India's commitment will be used to strengthen all levels of care in response to the pandemic and to ensure essential public health functions during the year...
India’s Covid-19 mitigation efforts should be to prevent child undernutrition now rather than to treat it later.
While low revenues due to the pandemic may mean substantial funds for nutrition may not be possible, there are still ways to ensure more nutrition for the...
There is a need to intensify efforts to address all causes of anaemia, say healthcare experts
As India marks anti-obesity day, let's look at the immense cost of being an overweight nation