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“నా కుటుంబ పోషణ – నా బాధ్యత” “ఇంటి ఇంటి పోషణ సంబరాలు “ 8 నుండి 22 వ తేదీ వరకు. రోజువారీ కార్యక్రమాలు అమలు చేద్దాం. మార్చి 8 న అంతర్జాతీయ మహిళా దినోత్సవం సందర్భంగా పోషన పక్షోత్సవాలు గిరిజన ప్రాంతం నందు ప్రారంబించుకుందాం. గిరిజన, స్త్రీ శిశు సంక్షేమ, ఆరోగ్య, విద్యా శాఖల సమన్వయంతో సమిష్టిగా జరుపుకుందాం. మగవారు, ఆడవారు కూడా కలసి ఈ సంబరాలు చేసుకుందాం .. -శ్రీ రంజిత్ భాషా ,ఐఏఎస్ ,అమరావతి.

Aadivasi Aarogyam

  • As per the recent survey conducted by the Comprehensive School Health Programme on predefined conditions in tribal areas the Health situation/conditions is very poor. It is found that 76% are diagnosed under this category and 11% are coming under referral, which is alarming. The reasons found to be non-safe drinking water, un-healthy life styles, poor diet and nutrition.  Most of the children are diagnosed  positive under predefined conditions which results in school drop out. To counter this Tribal Welfare Department has initiated to improve quality Health and Education to reduce OOPE (Out Of Pocket Expenditure) to implement Comprehensive (Pregnancy- 18 Yrs) in coordination with Health, WDCW & Education Dept, thereby Inclusive of Development from 1. Maternal,2. WD&CW,3. RBSK, 4. SSA, 5. RMSA & 6. RKSKIn spite of taking all the necessary steps, as internalizing the provisions of the schemes are slow in tribal areas, the performance of health status in tribal areas is not up to expectations
  • In this regard, a Comprehensive School Health Program is launched on 2ndOctober, 2016 in Tribal Welfare Department head quarters at Vijayawada
  • Every year there are several incidents of tribal deaths in the agency areas ofAndhra Pradesh due to various health reasons. One of the major reason for thedeath of the ST students studying in Tribal Welfare Educational Institutions isdue to various types of anemia viz., 23 % children are critical anemic (i.e., <8mg>) and 65% children are anemic (i.e., <8mg><11mg>)