Anaemia remains a major health problem in India. More than half of women are anaemic in eleven states as per the latest National Family Health Survey-4.
India has one of the highest rates of oral cancer in the world. A survey by the National Cancer Registry Programme in 2010 reported 35,000 cases of oral cancer in Madhya Pradesh alone.
India is a home to 40 million Hepatitis B patients second to China and Indian state of Madhya Pradesh bears the maximum brunt
Cancer cases are rising at a rapid rate in India. Globally, the prevalence of cancer is increasing, and it is known to be the leading cause of death around the world.
Out of the ten states with low birth weight babies, Uttar Pradesh tops the list with almost eight lakh low birth weight babies as per the latest official data, closely followed by Rajasthan.
Across India, 74010 food samples were analysed in 2015 out of which 14,599 samples were found adulterated and 59, 411 samples were found safe for consumption