Recent reports reveal that over 50% of children in Bangalore have an unhealthy Body Mass Index (BMI). The reason for this is manifold: sedentariness, improper nutrition, lack of health education. What can we do to tackle the problem? Watch the INTERVIEW with Dr Sushma Kalyan Achuta from Rainbow Hospital, Hebbal,
According to a 2019 report by the National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS), over 500,000 children in India have died due to injuries in the last decade. Children account for about 15% of the total injury-related deaths, and almost 170 children die every day on account of an unintentional injury. Due to their […]
Although a third wave is inevitable, is it true that children are more likely to be infected? Dr Sreedhara M.S., consultant pediatrician and neonatologist at Rainbow Hosptial, Hebbal, answers this question and more as he tells us how best to prepare for the third wave.