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  • Rebranding Bran: Teaching Nutrient-Rich Cooking in Mali

    Rebranding Bran: Teaching Nutrient-Rich Cooking in Mali

    A Malian project to teach mothers about nutrition and encourage them to cook with wholegrain cereal is improving child health and freeing up womens time.

  • 16 Infants Have Died Over 6 Days in Kolkata's BC Roy Hospital

    16 Infants Have Died Over 6 Days in Kolkata's BC Roy Hospital

    Sixteen infants have died over six days in Kolkata's BC Roy Hospital, senior health officials in the city confirmed. The cause of the deaths is yet to be ascertained.

  • Ignoring Climate Change May Increase Nutrition Disorders

    Ignoring Climate Change May Increase Nutrition Disorders

    Climate change is implicated in disasters like floods, landslides which reduce soil nutrients, quality. This affects the levels of nutrients in food crops and consumers do not get the required nutrients.

  • Supplements for Pregnant Women In Bangladesh to Boost Nutrition

    Supplements for Pregnant Women In Bangladesh to Boost Nutrition

    Micronutrient supplements have proven to improve maternal and child health in the country. Its time for the WHO to update its guidelines.

  • Food Supplements Crucial to Reduce Child Malnutrition

    Food Supplements Crucial to Reduce Child Malnutrition

    The addition of highly nutritious foods and supplements to the diets of poor mothers could help reduce child mortality and malnutrition inAfrica and South Asia.

  • India's Hunger Crisis: A Small Step Can Make a Huge Difference

    India's Hunger Crisis: A Small Step Can Make a Huge Difference

    It can be hard to believe that there is a 'hunger crisis' in this country when there is so much food. The problem is that a large part of it goes to waste.

  • Harvard Study: Many Reasons to Eat Less!

    Harvard Study: Many Reasons to Eat Less!

    Health benefits of calorie restriction identified Washington, Dec 26 (PTI) Researchers have identified

  • Number Of Somalis in Crisis Surges 20 Per Cent: United Nations

    Number Of Somalis in Crisis Surges 20 Per Cent: United Nations

    More than three million people in war-torn Somalia- 20 per cent more than last year- need urgent help because of malnutrition, war and other crises, the United Nations said today.

  • 12 Paths to Strengthening Food Security in an Unstable World

    12 Paths to Strengthening Food Security in an Unstable World

    In the face of climate change, conflicts and disease, our panel suggest how to ensure access to nutritious food for allDominic Schofield, Canada director, Gain, New York, USA, @dschofieldGAIN Connect farming to better food: It's important that agricu...

  • Improving Women's Nutrition Through Their Work

    Improving Women's Nutrition Through Their Work

    If employers of women in developing countries support good diets and breastfeeding, they can stop the cycle of malnutritionWhat if nutrition efforts focused on the places where large populations of teenage girls and young women are most likely to con...

  • UN Urges Action to Fix 'Broken' World Food System

    UN Urges Action to Fix 'Broken' World Food System

    The United Nations urged political leaders from around the world on Wednesday to up their game in the fight to wipe out malnutrition, a global scourge which afflicts poor and rich alike. "Part of our out-of-balance world still starves to death. Anoth...

  • UN: Nearly 5 Million in Mali are Hungry

    UN: Nearly 5 Million in Mali are Hungry

    A convergence of droughts, harvest failures, locust invasions and political conflicts in Mali have left 4.75 million people without enough to eat, U.N. officials said Friday. UNICEF Emergency Director Afshan Khan said the children's agency estimates ...

  • Nutrient Deficiencies: Shining a Light on Hidden Hunger

    Nutrient Deficiencies: Shining a Light on Hidden Hunger

    Vitamin A, iodine, iron, zinc and folate deficiencies affect billions of children. How can the quality of food be improved?Vitamins and minerals needed by the body in very small amounts - also known as micronutrients - are vital to human health, adva...

  • Sachin Tendulkar's Autobiography Sale to Help NGO

    Sachin Tendulkar's Autobiography Sale to Help NGO

    Sachin Tendulkar has committed a part of his proceeds from the sale of the autobiography 'Playing it My Way' to Mumbai-based NGO Apnalaya in their fight against malnutrition in children and provision of clean drinking water.

  • At Least Three Million in Somalia in Need of Aid: UN Secretary General

    At Least Three Million in Somalia in Need of Aid: UN Secretary General

    At least three million people in Somalia need humanitarian aid and the country is threatened with famine, the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Wednesday.

  • 'One-Third of Indian Women are Underweight'

    'One-Third of Indian Women are Underweight'

    According to UNICEF India, "Malnutrition is more common in India than in Sub-Saharan Africa. One in every three malnourished children in the world lives in India."Although India seems to have made a satisfactory leap on the Global Hunger Index, yet t...

  • India Sees Brazil as a 'Role Model' in Beating Hunger

    India Sees Brazil as a 'Role Model' in Beating Hunger

    India has sent a mission to Mars, but maintains the "dubious distinction of being the world capital of malnutrition", a senior Indian official said on Wednesday, adding that economic growth alone will not be enough to end hunger.

  • Getting a Nutrition Goal is Great, But We Need a More Ambitious Target

    Getting a Nutrition Goal is Great, But We Need a More Ambitious Target

    Nutrition was neglected in the millennium development goals, so we need tougher targets to end hunger and malnutrition by 2030Nutrition did not feature strongly enough in the millennium development goals (MDGs). Persistently high levels of hunger and...

  • Can Stunting be Reversed? Yes, and Peru is Showing Us How

    Can Stunting be Reversed? Yes, and Peru is Showing Us How

    Children affected by the 2008 food crisis in Peru show stunting can be reversed. Is it time to focus beyond the first 1,000 days?In 2008 there was a terrible food crisis in Peru. The price of rice doubled in three months and millions of families were...

  • World Food Day: 10 Myths About Hunger

    World Food Day: 10 Myths About Hunger

    How much do you know about global hunger? We take a look at some of the biggest food production and nutrition myths1. There is a global food shortage Chronic hunger has a range of causes, but global food scarcity is not one of them. According to the ...

  • See What This Group Does to Feed the Hungry

    See What This Group Does to Feed the Hungry

    According to the United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization, one-third of the food produced annually for human consumption around the world is lost or wasted.In India, it's sad to see that millions go to bed hungry and that the primary reason ...

  • World Food Day 2014: Millions Around the World Remain Hungry

    World Food Day 2014: Millions Around the World Remain Hungry

    "There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread."― Mahatma GandhiThe current scenario of world hunger is heart wrenching. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations,...

  • Hunger Situation Improves in India: Global Report

    Hunger Situation Improves in India: Global Report

    According to a recent report, India has improved its stand regarding child nutrition and hunger. The Global Hunger Index (GHI) for 2014 shows that India now ranks 55th out of 76 Asian countries as far as hunger is concerned. It is ahead of Banglades...

  • Aamir Khan Made Unicef Ambassador for South Asia

    Aamir Khan Made Unicef Ambassador for South Asia

    Actor Aamir Khan's role as the Unicef Ambassador for South Asia includes saving children from malnutrition

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