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It's very important to remember four things to keep malnutrition away forever. Correct diet for expecting mothers. Mother's first milk is the best. Only breast milk is good for the first six months. After that balance mother's milk with nutritious diet.
The purpose of this video is to encourage the community to take action to prevent malnutrition. It explains simple things one can do to prevent malnutrition.
It is intended for the community at large.
At a construction site some workers are working. One worker is passing bricks to another one. While catching each brick the worker is singing it's very important to remember four things to keep malnutrition away forever.
• One - Correct diet for expecting mothers
• Two - Mother's first milk is the best
• Three - Only breast milk is good for the first six months
• Four - After that balance mother's milk with nutritious diet
It's very true. To protect your child from malnutrition, it's very important to remember these four things. Say yes to all of them and say "Malnutrition Quit India."
Malnutrition is a lack of the right nutrients in the body.
A child is specially prone to the dangers of malnutrition from the time of its conception till two years of age. This is a very important period for overall long-term growth.
Malnutrition in India
Malnutrition in children and women remains as one of the greatest challenges in India. Malnutrition remains a major threat to the survival, growth and development of children.
Today, nearly every second child in India is a victim of malnutrition.
It means they are physically and mentally weak due to which they are targets to many ailments, deformities, disabilities and allergies affecting normal growth mentally and physically. So we should jointly wage a war against malnutrition!
Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India
with active support from UNICEF
and other development partners.
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