Navigation Links
Tribals in the Brink of Extinction due to Malnutrition and Diseases

ed the loss on tribal habits.

"People go to work leaving infants in the custody of elder children," he said. "Sometimes domestic animals share the rice bowl kept for children. This spreads several infections."

Biswajit Mohanty of the Wildlife Society of Orissa, however, said the people were simply too poor to take care of their health.

Accusing the administration of failing to provide basic healthcare, he claimed that doctors never visit the health centre at Gudugudia Gram Panchayat headquarters.

Debabrata Swain, director of the Similipal Tiger Reserve, agreed. "Whatever little healthcare is possible from our funds we provide. But the Gudugudia health centre has been of no help to the people as doctors don't visit."

"The issue here, however, is not the failure of one health centre alone," argued Sweta Mishra, a member of the working group. "It's the failure of an entire system."

Rout washed his hands off the matter: "We organised a healthcare camp for the villagers. Twenty ailing children were admitted to the hospital at Baripada, who have now returned to their homes."

Chaitanya Majhi, Orissa's tribal affairs minister who visited the area after the news of the infant deaths became public, swung the district administration into action.

Doctors were ordered to be present in a mobile health unit set up in Gudgudia to arrest the health crisis. The supervisor of the area was suspended, the anganwadi worker was given a show-cause notice, and the child development project officer's salary stopped.

These short-term measures may have temporarily alleviated the situation but leaves the larger crisis unresolved. A team of doctors found 49 villagers suffering from malaria, 35 from high fever and other ailments.

"If this is an indication of the situation in one village with just 88 households," says Mohanty, "what could be happening in all the other villag
'"/>




Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Chhattisgarh Government To Set Up Hospital In Bastar For Tribals
2. Efforts Underway to Fight Alcoholism Among Tribals
3. Poisonous Gas Caused Mass Extinction
4. Global Warming Will Result In the Extinction Of Amphibians
5. Ethiopian Children Face Threat From Malnutrition
6. Malnutrition And Obesity Goes Hand In Hand
7. UK Spends £7.3 Billion Annually On Malnutrition Cost
8. Food Grains Project To Tackle Malnutrition In India
9. MP Government Keen On Eradicating Malnutrition Among Children
10. Drive Against Malnutrition Among Children In MP Gets Kicked Off
11. Childhood Obesity Vs Malnutrition- A Spotlight On WHO Obesity Measurement For Kids
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Tribals the Brink Extinction due Malnutrition and Diseases

(Date:7/4/2015)... ... July 05, 2015 , ... Dating a real millionaire online ... best online millionaire dating service and strives to remove the worries from meeting partners. ... millionaire dating app of 2015 and readers have responded with excitement. ...
(Date:7/4/2015)... ... July 04, 2015 , ... Tyler Boden, Project Developer ... sales expertise from the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP®), and ... highly respected and well established national certification organization for renewable energy professionals. Designation ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... ... July 03, 2015 , ... ... its 2015 Annual Conference , the premiere continuing education and networking ... Orlando at SeaWorld in Orlando, Florida. Speakers include the leading rheumatology experts ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... , ... July 03, 2015 , ... ... to healthcare providers, has been retained to lead a national chief nursing ... the top-ranked executive search firms in the healthcare industry, B. E. Smith has ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... ... July 03, 2015 , ... Jennifer Renee Hanes, DO is the new ... the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States. , “We ... Sienna Plantation facility,” said Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room, Dr. James ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:MillionaireMatchapp.com Publishes the Best Millionaire Dating App and Official Dating Site Reviews 2015 2Health News:Local Solar Professional Earns Industry's Most Prestigious Certification 2Health News:Local Solar Professional Earns Industry's Most Prestigious Certification 3Health News:RNS Announces Sessions and Speaker Lineup for the 2015 Annual Conference of the Rheumatology Nurses Society 2Health News:RNS Announces Sessions and Speaker Lineup for the 2015 Annual Conference of the Rheumatology Nurses Society 3Health News:Jane Phillips Medical Center Retains B. E. Smith to Recruit New Chief Nursing Officer 2Health News:Jane Phillips Medical Center Retains B. E. Smith to Recruit New Chief Nursing Officer 3Health News:Dr. Jennifer Renee Hanes Named by First Choice Emergency Room as Medical Director of Missouri City, TX Facility 2Health News:Dr. Jennifer Renee Hanes Named by First Choice Emergency Room as Medical Director of Missouri City, TX Facility 3
... (August 15, 2011) Autism Speaks, the world,s largest autism ... the largest known study of younger siblings of children who ... study, based on data from the Autism Speaks High Risk ... the UC Davis MIND Institute, was published online today in ...
... are at an increased risk of dying due to ... BioMed Central,s open access journal Arthritis Research & ... for people with RA is due to disease-related inflammation ... general population. Treatment of arthritis with disease modifying antirheumatic ...
... Aug. 13 (HealthDay News) -- Although many children anxiously anticipate ... about the transition than others. Children who are excessively ... larger problem, an expert says. "Even though most children ... quite happy and adjust to the new school within two ...
... Standing water is a breeding ground for mosquitoes that can ... many urban families don,t take simple steps such as dumping ... Last summer, researchers polled 242 urban residents to find out ... risks posed by standing water, a mosquito breeding ground. Researchers ...
... disease who go to a neurologist for their care are more ... nursing home and less likely to break a hip than people ... published in the August 10, 2011, online issue of Neurology, ... The study also found that women and minorities were ...
... News) -- More doctors are performing weight-loss surgery today, ... study finds. Researchers analyzing trends in bariatric surgery ... as adjustable gastric banding, has led to a greater ... , "We,ve identified a national trend ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Risk of autism among younger siblings of a child with autism much greater than previously reported 2Health News:Planning Ahead Can Reduce Back-to-School Stress 2Health News:Get Rid of Standing Water to Protect From Mosquitoes 2Health News:Study suggests seeing a neurologist helps people with Parkinson's live longer 2Health News:Weight-Loss Surgery Gains More Practitioners 2
(Date:7/3/2015)... A global continuing medical education ... thyroid disorders in Central and South-East Asia ... major conference dedicated to these diseases.      ... , Manage Hypertension Online and Manage ... EXCEMED - combine the world,s top expertise ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... A global continuing medical education ... thyroid disorders in Latin America ... dedicated to these diseases.      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150630/227033) ... Manage Hypertension Online and Manage Thyroid Online ... - combine the world,s top expertise with dynamic ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... STOCKHOLM , July 3, 2015 ... agreement with Broda Technologies Co., Ltd., operating in both ... use the company,s proprietary IntelliGel ® supramolecular hydrogel ... under development and other ophthalmic therapies. The Broda technology ... polymer solution is a free-forming liquid and with low ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Combating Three Major Chronic Diseases in Central and South-East Asia With Medical Education 2Combating Three Major Chronic Diseases in Latin America With Medical Education 2Redwood Pharma Licenses Novel Hydrogel Drug Delivery Technology From Broda Technologies 2
... , , , , FRAZER, Pa., Jan. ... that effective February 5, 2010, Robert P. Roche, Jr., Executive ... with the company to pursue other longstanding interests. During ... and marketing organization into a global business that exceeded $2 ...
... , SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 31 ... was unable to satisfy the closing conditions set forth in ... among Anesiva, Arca Acquisition Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Anesiva, ... and IX only of the agreement, each of the Arcion ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Cephalon Executive Vice President of Worldwide Pharmaceutical Operations Robert Roche to Resign Position 2Cephalon Executive Vice President of Worldwide Pharmaceutical Operations Robert Roche to Resign Position 3Cephalon Executive Vice President of Worldwide Pharmaceutical Operations Robert Roche to Resign Position 4Anesiva Announces Merger With Arcion Therapeutics Will Not be Completed 2
A distal femoral nail providing high purchase in osteoporotic metaphyseal bone and two distal locking options: one spiral blade plus one locking screw or two locking screws....
... neurodiagnostic for basic and advanced ... a large 12.1" XGA (1024 ... and the latest in technology ... speed, advanced NCS capabilities, advanced ...
... potential vision tester measures retinal acuity in ... Potential vision testing requires two related tools, ... (formerly known as the Illuminated Near Card) ... a pinhole disc and hinged lens). ...
The ACCU-Beam® line of Surgical Microscope Accessories includes digital camera adaptors, beam splitters, objective lenses, fiber optic cables, and fiberoptic retrofits....
Medicine Products: