A small, but rapidly growing, set of people are denying their children essential vaccines, citing the link between vaccines and autism. Some of them cite other reasons as well. There is a lot of scaremongering in the anti vaxxer community, and by them. Several studies which have been published on
Eating right, working out, and quitting tobacco are of no use. If you die of heart disease or stroke, it is very likely going to be because of air pollution.
About 50 percent of Indian adults and 40 percent of our children are physically and mentally stunted. In addition, a large number of our women do not join the workforce.
A video, published by the BBC, depicting the impact of pollution in the Mongolian capital, could just as well be depicting the impact of pollution in many Indian cities like Delhi, Allahabad, Kanpur, Gwalior, and several other cities and towns in the northern plains. What will it take for the
The FSSAI gets fulls marks for trying hard to fix the food safety issues that exist. Unfortunately, the FSSAI is a toothless tiger, and cannot achieve it’s food safety objectives merely by creating more laws and better guidelines.