HYDERABAD (By Atteeq Qureshi/ENNS) Thardeep Rural development programme (TRDP) under Programme for Improved Nutrition in Sindh (PINS ER-2) held CHWs 3 day training Batch# 6,7,8, 9th on Community-based management of Acute malnutrition (CMAM),Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) and Social and Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) tool kit Lead by Dr Heera Nannad focal Person facilitator by Ishrat Rajput-DPO, Suriya sommro-DNO, Samina M&E Asghar, Adnan -CMO, Jwahar, Hameeda Abro, Fouzia, Noor Naeem, Erum , Ghazala, Saeeda, Aisha at Taluka – TBK BHU Sari, Taluka – sehwan Unit Office, Taluka Manjhand Unit Office.
Ishrat Fatima said
Every second child in Sindh suffers from malnutrition due to lack of proper nutrition and balanced diet. TRDP -PINS-ER-2 Jamshoro & Dadu working uncoverd villages according to DHO list, many villages have no lady health worker. There are areas and TRDP has placed community health workers to improve the health of malnourished 6 to 59 month childrens and pregnant & lactating women to perform their duties.
Pregnant women should visit the health center four times during pregnancy to get themselves examined.
We should feed our children a balanced diet for and pregnant women which includes Proteen, carbohydrate, minerals which lead to mental and physical development of the baby and pregnant women.