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Oct 21, 2019
Every second child, below the age of five, is affected by a form of malnutrition: UNICEFIndian children are being diagnosed with adult diseases such as hypertension, chronic kidney disease and pre-diabetic.
Sep 07, 2018
In Mumbai's Dharavi, an NGO trains parents to tackle malnutrition, increases awareness of best health practicesSNEHA, a local NGO, has worked across 10 beats in Dharavi for five years, and its efforts have reduced wasting among children up to three years of age by 23 percent.
Aug 04, 2018
India’s female workforce participation stands at 24%; motherhood, gender inequality in household work to blameWith motherhood, the chances of women remaining in paid employment do go down.
Feb 13, 2018
62% Indian kids receive all basic vaccinations but country still lags far behind the likes of Bangladesh, VietnamMore Indian babies are receiving all basic vaccinations than a decade ago, a sign of better healthcare. But India still lags behind a host of emerging nations.
Feb 10, 2018
Padman aims to deal with menstruation taboo but over 50% young women in rural India use unhygienic methods of protectionMore than half of young women in rural India use home-based or unsanitary methods of menstrual protection, according to national health data.
Jan 08, 2018
Madras High Court judge's absurd extempore on breastfeeding ignores what is best for the motherThe American obsession with ‘breast is best’ has firmly come to our shores. However, the emphasis on breastfeeding ignores what may be best for the mother.
May 19, 2017
Have you ever wondered why we call our moms first? This cute mother’s day video is the perfect answerArray
May 15, 2017
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg calls for more family-friendly government policiesIn a Mother's Day Facebook post last year, Sandberg called for greater public and corporate support for single, working mothers.
May 13, 2017
To Mom, With LoveThe story of How I Met My Mother: A #MothersDay Special
Mar 25, 2017
The changing shape of love: A story about family, space and griefThis, I have come to conclude, is an act of love. There is no hint of reproach, indeed only a harping on how we, my brother and I, should be there for our kids. And that little laugh when she first hears our voice.