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

Prevention Still The Best Antidote To Covid-19

While vaccinations offer a partial respite from serious morbidities, prevention is still the most effective weapon against the coronavirus and pandemic related food emergencies

By Dr. Deepak Gupta 24/05/2022

Ensuring Nutrition Security For Women And Children During The Pandemic

Improving maternal and child nutrition is a high priority for the government. The POSHAN Abhiyan, India’s flagship programme to tackle under-nutrition, has ambitious targets of reducing child stunting by 2% per annum and reducing anaemia in women and...

By Dr Bharati Kulkarni 21/07/2021

Try Some Sunshine Vitamin To Beat Covid-19

Vitamin D has both anti-inflammatory and immune-regulatory properties, and is vital for the activation of immune system defense mechanism

By Urvi Arjan Gajra 27/05/2021

Meet A Young Change Maker From Tonk

17-year old Ravina Bairwa is a grassroots champion who hopes the second wave of COVID-19 will not deny rural girls their health rights

By Outlook Planet Desk 18/05/2021

Reducing Early Pregnancy Key to Safe Motherhood

On International Mothers’ Day, let's look at the adverse impact of motherhood on adolescent wellbeing

By Population Foundation Of India 10/05/2021

Food Consumption Post-vaccination

Our gut plays a crucial role in improving our immunity, here’s why you should start considering Covid-19 vaccine as an opportunity to kick-start a healthier regimen

By Ms. Muthulakshmi 22/04/2021

World Health Day: Dealing With A ‘Pandemic Of Inequality’

The Covid-19 crisis amplified pre-existing gender gaps and the asymmetric power-relations between men and women. And this has a major impact on health and nutrition.

By Poonam Muttreja 07/04/2021

Covid-19 pandemic warrants overhaul of public transportation

Public transport was one of the first sectors to be impacted due to the coronavirus pandemic and as the sector opens up in a staggered manner, there have been calls for its overhaul, along with the focus on safety and hygiene.

By Outlook Planet Desk 23/09/2020

COVID-19 And Air Pollution

As countries around the world have struggled to contain COVID-19, scientists have wondered whether air pollution could increase death rates among those with the disease.

By Paul Villeneuve and Mark Goldberg 10/10/2020