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National Family Health Survey: In Himachal 89% children fully vaccinated

December 25, 2020 8:46 pm

Bilaspur, Chamba districts report one hundred per cent immunisation.

Over 30% kids under 5 yrs in Himachal stunted, more than 1/4th underweight: NFHS

December 23, 2020 9:08 pm

The proportion of stunted children is more in rural areas as compared to urban areas, and has increased by 4.5 per cent since the last such survey held five years ago.

Pune district's cervical cancer screening rate higher than rest of state, Kerala: NFHS-5

December 18, 2020 9:17 am

Though the cancer is entirely preventable, NFHS 5 shows that very few states have taken up screening of women actively.

Mortality rate of infants, those under 5 years worsens in Tripura: NFHS

December 14, 2020 8:03 pm

The latest data pertains to 17 states and five Union Territories (including J&K) and captures the state of health in these states before the Covid pandemic.

A Wider Battle

June 13, 2016 1:37 am

The fight against malnutrition depends on more than economic growth.

NFHS report reveals 50% children under five years anaemic in West Bengal

January 27, 2016 11:55 am

Also, more than 60 per cent of all women and 53.2 per cent of pregnant women were found anaemic in the state.