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Health and nutritional status of slum children in Allahabad City

Lekh Raj Singh

Health and nutritional status of slum children in Allahabad City

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Published by Govind Ballabh Pant Social Science Institute in Allahabad .
Written in English


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Study, with reference to the Allahabad City, Uttar Pradesh.

Edition Notes

StatementL.R. Singh.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 86/60013 (R)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination76 leaves
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2362383M
LC Control Number86907531

planning, and important aspects of health, nutrition, and health care for women and children, as well as for men, in several countries. Since , DHS surveys have been conducted in over 70 developing countries around the world. The DHS program uses scientific sampling to collect, from.   Methodology: – Every city has two types of slum areas i.e. registered and unregistered. The parameters for demarcating the slum are water supply condition, sanitation and road, housing condition. After that, to study the socio-economic status, a random sampling method has been adopted.   A multifactorial relationship exists between the environment, health, and nutritional status, social status of a woman, and the growth of the fetus. [2] Every year, 17 million infants in developing countries are born with low birth weight (LBW) (Pojda and Kelly ), and there are little chances of reaching full growth potential for infants. Development Goals and Women’s Health Goal 1—Eradicate Poverty and Hunger Link—Poor health and nutritional status of women is both a cause and an effect of poverty. Enhancing the nutritional status of women will improve both their health and the health of their babies, with many attendant beneficial consequences for both.

Wider spacing of children results in improvements in the health and nutritional status of children and their mothers. There is thus a circular effect. There is much sense in linking nutrition and family planning activities, and even in integrating them into one programme.


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Health and nutritional status of slum children in Allahabad City by Lekh Raj Singh Download PDF EPUB FB2

The nutritional status of children in slums of Dhaka is a sensitive indicator of health, economy and the sustainable development of Bangladesh.

The research highlights the consequence of anthropometric measurements and nutritional status related other issues are taken of by: 2. Findings on the Social Determinants of Health and Nutrition Status in Bangladesh’s Cities Share Page.

Book Table of Contents City corporations have poorer average child growth outcomes than all urban areas, slum children have poorer average growth outcomes than rural children, and nonslum children have a lower moderate-to-severe stunting. The literature pertaining to the study on ‘Health and Nutritional Status of Women and Preschool Children in Urban Slums of Kochi’ is reviewed under following heads: Slums Definition Slum population Characteristics of slums Health and nutritional status of women Nutritional status Health statusFile Size: KB.

the dietary and hygiene practices along with health status of slums dwelling kids in Bangladesh. Slum kids are the homeless and careless boys and girls fellows less than. Zaidul, Nutritional status of urban slum children below five years: assessment by anthropometric measurements with special reference to socioeconomic status, Journal of Food Agriculture and.

Slum Health in Bangladesh iv Chapter 7 Women’s and Children’s Health and Well-being in Urban Slums Mohammad Nahid Mia, Shehrin Shaila Mahmood, Razib Chowdhury, AHM Golam Mustafa, Abdur Razzaque & Mohammad Iqbal Chapter 8 Coping with Ill Health in Urban Slums-Health Seeking and Healthcare ExpenditureFile Size: 2MB.

Malnutrition in all its forms is still a major public health problem in the world, especially in developing countries, including Sudan.

It’s an underlying factor in over 50% of deaths in children under five years of age who die each year from preventable causes. Malnutrition prevents children from reaching their full physical and mental : Ibrahim Ismail Mohammed Abu, Kamil Mohammed Ahmed, Khalid Fadl Alla Khalid, Abdelbabgi El fadil, Ahm.

In conclusion, this study shows that among children presenting to the health facilities in an urban slum in Bangladesh, nearly one in every 20 children had SAM and one in five had SCM; half of the children with SAM also had SCM.

Methods. A cross-sectional study, in which we explored nutritional status in school-age slum children and analyze factors associated with malnutrition with the help of a pre-designed and pre-tested questionnaire, anthropometric measurements and clinical examination from December to April in urban slums of Bareilly, Uttar-Pradesh (UP), by: within one city”, where non-slum populations enjoy good health and education, while slum communities suffer from both poor health and lack of opportunities.

This edition of the State of the World’s Cities Report provides an overview of a range of issues that link cities, slums.

utritional status o oen delling in urban slu area 94 Coright 4 aue et al Citation: Haque MM, Bhuiyan MR, Naser MA, et al.

Nutritional status of women dwelling in urban slum area.J Nutr Health Food Eng. ;1(3)‒ DOI: /jnhfe slums in Dhaka‒14 A study carried out in different slums of Dhaka city showed that two thirds of the respondents were young, 74% of. In this article, we share the findings of a study funded by UK National Institute for Health Research on health status and access to care in two slum communities in Ibadan (Idi-Ikan and Sasha).

n the nutrition of children, women, and men in India. It supplements information published in the NFHS-3 national and state reports and provides important new information and in-depth analyses. The new features include a cross-country comparison of the nutritional status of children, a comparisonFile Size: 1MB.

Nutritional status was assessed in children using the standard anthropometric indicators — height for age, weight for age, weight for height, and BMI for age. The prevalence of Author: Afshan Yasmeen. Anurag S, Syed EM, Payal MS, et al.

Nutritional status of school-age children-a scenario of urban slums in India. Archives of Public Health ;70(1)Author: Ajit Kumar Dey, Ajoy Bhusan Nath.

Both indices of nutritional status worsened as the study population got older, particularly for boys The main aim of this study was therefore to examine the nutritional status and identify the determinants of malnutrition among children in public primary schools in Dagoretti Division Nairobi by:   To improve the health status of the slum population, particularly women and children, BRAC started Manoshi, a community based healthcare programme, in at urban slums of nine city corporations around Bangladesh through development and delivery of an integrated, community-based package of essential health services.

The report showed that malnutrition ki children annually in urban slums. The report pointed out that, unlike in rural areas, no primary healthcare system existed in cities. Indian residents lives in a slum. Around million children in the age group of 0 to 6 live in urban areas.

Every eighth urban child (0 to 6 years) in India lives in slums. More than million children live in slums. There was a decline in birth of nearly 3 million girls as opposed to 2. It will be used in 17 slums in Bengaluru city in the initial phase.

Efforts are on to target close to 3, pregnant women in 42, households in Gangondanahalli, Pantharapalya and Avalahalli. households which could improve the nutritional status of slum children.

Introduction Nutrition has been recognized as a basic pillar for social and economic development. Adequate nutrition is necessary in early childhood to ensure healthy growth, proper func-tioning of organs, strong immune system, and neurological and cognitive development [ ].

The highest rate of malnutrition has been found among children living in the slums of the country, revealed the Bangladesh Urban Health Survey report yesterday. Fifty percent of the slum. Corporal or physical punishment is any punishment in which physical force is intended to cause some degree of pain or discomfort and all other acts leading to insult, humiliation, physical and mental injury, and even death.

The Committee on the Rights of the Child in the General Comment No. 8 defines ‘corporal’ or ‘physical’ punishment as. The nutritional status of the slums children is a sensitive indicator of the country’s health, sustainable nutrition and economy.

This present study reveals that children aged between years are found 48% (Table 1), almost half of the total study children which is very sensitive age group of the children's whole life. that rate was %, while that of the city was (Marques & Torres, ). According to data from the São Paulo City Hall, the city has 2, slums of a significant size, the greatest concentration of which is located in the Southern Zone, with 1, slums (ibidem).

Figure 2 – Inadequate foods intake/ diseases increase vicious cycle. This study examined nutrition among one particular group -children of migrant construction workers, who live on construction sites with their parents.

Our objectives were to categorize the current nutritional status of children under the age of five and determine the underlying causes of poor nutritional outcomes among these by: 1. The nutritional status of slum children is the worst of all urban groups, and worse than the rural average.

Urban drifters, who take up residence in slums of financial necessity, find no relief from the poverty and undernutrition they knew earlier in the countryside. Although there are inequalities in child health and survival in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the influence of distal determinants such as geographic location on children's nutritional status is still unclear.

We investigate the impact of geographic location on child nutritional status by mapping the residual net effect of malnutrition while accounting for important risk factors. Kenya is undergoing rapid urbanization resulting in changing lifestyles.

Childhood dietary habits are changing and might result in childhood obesity and related health risks. Dietary habits learnt in early life are likely to be carried to adulthood. Nutrition knowledge and positive attitude are known to influence dietary practices.

There is paucity of information on nutrition knowledge Cited by: 9. An exploratory study on the nutritional status and determinants of malnutrition of urban and rural adolescent children (12–16) years of Vadodara city. International Journal of Applied Biology and Pharmaceutical Technology, 2 (1), –Author: Shreelata Rao Seshadri, Jyoti Ramakrishna.

Slum dwellers rated their health mainly as "so-so" (56%), whereas good or excellent health status was reported by 26% of the females, 26% of the males, 27% in the most poor, and 30% in the least poor population group. We found that WHO-5 scores were positively correlated with self-rated health (Pearson correlation coefficient =p Cited by: Part V.

Nutrition policies and programmes Chapter Assessment, analysis and surveillance of nutrition. Nutritional problems are complex in their aetiology, and there are many different nutritional deficiency diseases Knowing how they occur is one vital part of solving and, better still, preventing nutritional problems The ability to predict their occurrence makes prevention a more realistic.

HIV and AIDS affect most the productive people, leading to reduced capacity to either produce food or generate income. Children under-fives are the most vulnerable group in the affected households. There exists minimal information on food security status and its effect on nutritional status of children under-fives in households affected by HIV and by: 5.

KEY FACTS AND FIGURES Stunting • Globally, an estimated million children under-five years of age, or 26%, were stunted (i.e, height-for-age below –2 SD) in — a 35% decrease from an estimated million in • High prevalence levels of stunting among children under-five years of age in Africa (36% in ) and Asia (27% in ) remain a public health problem, one which.

We evaluated growth and nutritional status of preschool children between 2 and 6 years old from low income families from 14 daycare centers. Cross-sectional study with children from daycare centers of Santo Andre, Brazil. Body weight (W), height (H) and body mass index (BMI) were classified according to the National Center for Health Statistics (CDC/NCHS).

IFPRI’s nutrition research focuses on addressing all forms of malnutrition through strengthening and rigorously evaluating multisectoral programs and policies that aim to improve the diets, nutritional status, and health of mothers, infants, and young children. Socio-economic condition of slum women in Dhaka City Despite overall development in Bangladesh, a class of people suffers from gruelling poverty.

Being one of the fastest growing mega-cities in the world, Dhaka draws an estimatedtopeople, mostly poor migrants, who provide critical employment for the city's industries and services.

Over 40 per cent of children under five years of age in India are underweight, according to the latest National Family Health Survey.

In a written reply. OUTCOMES WITH BETTER WATER, SANITATION AND HYGIENE: ISBN 92 4 3. WASH NUTRITION AND. WASH NUTRITION concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Assistant Director-General, Family, Women’s and Children’s Health. Research shows a trend towards higher child undernutrition, illness, and mortality in urban slums than in the rest of the urban population. 7 Slums across the world suffer higher infant and under-five mortality rates than other sections of cities.

8 Gender, educational status, and health awareness are among the social determinants (besides. Community nutrition programme objectivesobjectives To improve the nutritional and health status ofTo improve the nutritional and health status of pre-school children in the age-group of yearspre-school children in the age-group of years To improve the physical, mental and socialTo improve the physical, mental and social development.Carolyn Stephens, in International Encyclopedia of Public Health (Second Edition), Urban Nutrition.

Although undernutrition is generally considered to be a rural problem, the urban poor – forced to pay high prices for food shipped into the city and often unable to grow their own food – can often have the most difficulty obtaining enough nutritious food. Slums 1. SLUMS.

Slums SUBMITTED BY-SUBMITTED BY- Sheetu Goel 2. SLUMS. A slum is an overcrowded poverty- sticken area having lack of open spaces and presence of unhealthy residential structure. The formation of slum converts the and into a place of vices and miseries and more or less it results into the state hell on the surface of earth.

A slum is an area that combines to various .