Whether you want to be scared, shocked or stumped, we will help you pick your poison. Strychnine-laced cocoa, anyone?
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And so, instead of reading the news last night, I went back to my childhood and read a bunch of #AgathaChristie #Poirot short stories. Perfect escape, more of which will be needed in coming weeks.
A modeling study using case and mortality data from the first 8 months of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States explores five potential future scenarios of social distancing mandates and mask use at the state level, with projections of the...
Purnima Menon6 out of 10 top risk factors for death and disability are malnutrition-related in India. Take a look here (scroll down to risk factors). All forms of malnutrition matter - they drive the health of nations, economies, societies.
Unacceptably high rate of childhood stunting for decades remained a puzzle in the eastern Indian state of Bihar. Despite various programmatic interventions, nearly half of the under-five children (numerically about 10 million) are still stunted in...
In IMF’s latest Economic Outlook, Bangladesh has overtaken India in GDP per capita. While Bangladesh has indeed made strides, its smaller population helps lift this metric. What else matters, what can happen now?
‘Implementation research in nutrition’ is an emerging area of study aimed at building evidence‐based knowledge and sound theory to design and implement programs that will effectively deliver nutriti...
Purnima MenonToday, I had a great chat with @binuanandd and team about formative research for nutrition and was taken back to old days of learning to do ethnographic (formative) research on nutrition interventions. Here's a lovely paper on that method
In an advisory, the rights watchdog has asked the Union ministries of food and public distribution, women and child development and education to urgently restore and expand coverage under various food handout programmes.
Purnima MenonWe typically think about food assistance as dry, cereal-based foods but the evidence on animal-source foods is compelling. Join us to learn more today at The Future of Food Assistance for Nutrition: Evidence Summit II