Stories Tagged 'Malnutrition'
Pregnant women, lactating mothers and children aged 6-24 months in five districts in Karnali and Solukhumbu have been deprived of nutritious food for the last two months due to the inability of the governments of Karnali Province and Province 1 to buy fortified flour on time.full story »
Malnutrition will continue largely unabated unless it is identified and approachedfull story »
Nearly 21 percent of the country’s children below the age of five suffer from zinc deficiency, a latest report has revealed.full story »
Malnutrition is an issue that warrants the attention of the governmentfull story »
Last month, Sabita Nepali was rushed to the local health centre after her condition continued to worsen. The eight-month old infant, who weighed three kilos at birth, was recorded at two-and-a-half kilos when she was brought to the Deura Primary Health Centre in Bajhang.full story »
Fifteen percent of children in Dhanusha district are suffering from malnutrition, according to a report published by the Integrated Management of Acute Malnutrition (IMAM).full story »