Preventing COVID-19: Authorities Asks States To Ramp Up Testing Capability

To reinforce COVID-19 testing, states and union territories have additionally been requested to urgently procure fast antigen kits Highlights Well being Ministry, ICMR has urged measures to extend COVID-19 testingStates and UTs to guarantee all authorities labs have 2 RT-PCR machinesThe district hospitals too needs to be supplied not less than 1 RT-PCR machine NewContinue reading “Preventing COVID-19: Authorities Asks States To Ramp Up Testing Capability”

Abhijeet P Sinha selected for 2019 batch to pursue Doctoral Program(PhD) in Population Health Informatics(Part time) from DIT University, Dehradun.

Abhijeet P Sinha is among 8 successful Candidates selected for Doctoral studies PhD program in Population Health Informatics(PT),Qualifying high score in DUET examination and interview. Only 8 candidates from excellent, diverse and experienced professional were selected for this program.

Combating Malnutrition in India : The focus need to be in strengthening Early Childhood Care and Education(ECCE) in Anganwadis

The National Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) Policy reaffirms the commitment of the Government of India to provide integrated services for holistic development of all children, along the continuum, from the prenatal period to six years of age. The Policy lays down the way forward for a comprehensive approach towards ensuring a sound foundation,Continue reading “Combating Malnutrition in India : The focus need to be in strengthening Early Childhood Care and Education(ECCE) in Anganwadis”

ABHIJEET P SINHA APPOINTED AS GLOBAL GOODWILL AMBASSADOR

GLOBAL GOODWILL AMBASSADORS (GGA) are people from all walks of life who dedicate in full or part of their lives doing good works for the betterment of their community or ultimately, the world. Abhijeet P Sinha, Public Health enthusiast is appointed as Global Goodwill Ambassadors for India. He has more 16 years of work experienceContinue reading “ABHIJEET P SINHA APPOINTED AS GLOBAL GOODWILL AMBASSADOR”

THE USE OF SAFE BIRTH CHECKLIST CAN REDUCE MATERNAL AND NEONATAL MORTALITY DURING DELIVERY

To improve the quality of care during and around the time of delivery WHO has recommend safe birth checklist. It is a simple paper-based tool that prompts health workers to follow 29 essential activities at key stages before, during and after delivery. This evidence led designed to reduce perinatal (first week of life) mortality andContinue reading “THE USE OF SAFE BIRTH CHECKLIST CAN REDUCE MATERNAL AND NEONATAL MORTALITY DURING DELIVERY”

India holding about one-third of the world’s burden for stunting

A major study published on Thursday warned of a malnutrition crisis in almost every country in the world with India holding about one-third of the world’s burden for stunting. Forty-six million children in India are stunted because of malnutrition and 25.5 million more are defined as “wasted” – meaning they do not weigh enough for their height,Continue reading “India holding about one-third of the world’s burden for stunting”