Recent Blog Entries: Guest Blogger
When I finished my training and came back to the village, I remember using my stethoscope to listen to a fetus’ heartbeat. It was amazing. The women in my village were so excited! I felt so good.
How can individuals and communities achieve complete physical, mental, and social well-being? What are the barriers that prevent “optimal health”?
Hear Livable Cities partners share highlights and learnings from World Urban Forum 9.
When I was young, I had a calendar with a picture of a terrace garden. Lack of space and knowledge used to keep me from creating a garden at home. But now that I know how to create an urban garden, I’m all set to turn that saved picture from that old calendar into reality.
There was no red lipstick and no fancy saree. There were only malnourished girls living in poverty.
These workshops provide local health workers an opportunity to enhance their understanding of nutritional needs for mothers and infants through fun and interactive activies, including the hands-on food demonstrations.
Youth are taking the lead to promote maternal, newborn and child health through interactive street dramas in Nepal.
Being a university student with a hard-pressed schedule, he finds he has no time for anything but burgers, French fries and other processed foods.
My mother wanted to fulfill her dreams through us. She was determined to provide us with a higher level of education so that we could be successful and independent.
At the end of the trial, we found a significant difference in diet diversity and quantity of nutritious food consumed by women and children compared to the control group.