Poshan Pakhwada To Focus On Millets

With the declaration of 2023 as the International Year of Millets, this year the focus of Poshan Pakhwada will be to popularise ‘Shree Anna’ -- the mother of all grains -- as a valuable asset to address malnutrition

By Outlook Planet Desk 21/03/2023

India To Miss Half Of Health SDG Indicators At Current Pace: The Lancet

Three-fourths of districts are off target for crucial SDG indicators like access to basic services, poverty, stunting and wasting of children, anaemia, child marriage, partner violence, tobacco use, and modern contraceptive use

By PTI 27/02/2023

Adolescent Girls To Be Examined In The Anaemia Free Campaign In Himachal's Hamirpur

According to officials, efforts are being made to eradicate anaemia in the Hamirpur district of Himachal by screening girl students between the ages of 11 and 19 as part of the second phase of the 'Anaemia Mukt Abhiyan'

By PTI 16/02/2023

Indian Millets: Bajra, Ragi, Canary, Jawar, and Buckwheat To Go Global

With a greater focus on its export of healthy millets, India is poised to make the world a healthier place

By Dr. M. Angamuthu 27/01/2023

Needed Better Nutrition Strategies To Control TB

After HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis (TB) is the second-most common cause of death. Goal 3 of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the UN calls for the eradication of the disease by 2030

By Dr. Deepak Gupta 19/01/2023

Right To Nutrition Is Fundamental To Right To Life

Both food and nutrition security are well recognised in the Indian legal system

By Ishanee Sharma 03/01/2023

Undernutrition Can Exacerbate Severity Of Malaria

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

By Jyotirmoy Nandi 13/08/2022

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

By Swati Saxena 28/06/2022

Global Food Leaders Call Upon G7 Heads To Fight Hunger And Malnutrition

In an open letter ahead of the upcoming G7 Summit, World Food Prize Laureates have written to G7 Heads to address the triple threat of Covid-19, climate change and conflict

By Rajiv Tikoo 14/05/2022

Nutrition And WASH Go Hand In Hand

Safe water, sustainable sanitation and good hygiene practices are the keys to the scaling-up nutrition among the vulnerable population groups in India

By Neeraj Jain 26/04/2022