The third corona wave can affect 21,579 children

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Saharapur. It is feared that the third corona wave will hit children. If so, then the 21,579 children in the district who are undernourished and over-nourished are at greater risk of being caught by Corona. In such a situation, the government ordered that the malnourished children should continue to be better fed and that parents should be made aware of the issue of protecting children from Corona through virtual meetings.
According to government records, the number of malnourished children in the district is 20053 by April 2021 and the number of severely malnourished children is 1526. Like other diseases, Corona is believed to affect those with low immunity first. In such a situation, the government also runs many programs and programs to physically strengthen malnourished and severely malnourished children. For better nutrition for malnourished and severely malnourished children, a door-to-door ration is provided that includes legumes, wheat, rice, soybean oil, etc. This diet is given not only to undernourished and over-nourished children, but also to growing girls, pregnant women and nursing mothers. Officials say that this system continued to gain strength during the Corona period, the purpose of which is not to weaken the bodies of malnourished and severely malnourished children. Apart from that, the government has issued an order to save the children from Corona, they have been asked to raise their awareness through virtual meetings with their parents via the app. Such meetings were also started in the district.
In order to protect the children from Corona, an order was received to sensitize parents through virtual meetings, which was also implemented. In addition, there are orders to distribute rations to malnourished and severely malnourished children during the Corona period so that the children’s immunity is not weakened.
Asha Tripathi, district program officer.
Medical advice for parents
Feed high protein things like eggs, cheese, peanuts, almonds, dried fruits.
Drink liquids like homemade juices (without ice), coconut water, avoid bottled juices, cold drinks.
Feed fresh and green vegetables, feed fresh fruits.
Avoid using items like chips, crisps, namkeen, etc.
Avoid Chinese food like chow mein, momos, burgers, pizza, spring rolls, etc.
Mainly feed homemade things like legumes, rice, roti, green vegetables, lettuce, etc.
Don’t frighten children, draw their attention: Dr. Chaudhary
The third wave of corona will hit children harder. There is no scientific basis for this, but parents have to be careful. Children’s nutrition needs to be improved. Outside of food and packaging items must be avoided. Children need to get things rich in protein. Fruits and green vegetables have to be made a habit. Do not frighten the children, but draw them to their attention.
– Dr. AK Chaudhary, Pediatrician, SBD District Hospital

Saharapur. It is feared that the third corona wave will hit children. If so, then the 21,579 children in the district who are undernourished and overnourished are at greater risk of being caught by Corona. In such a situation, the government ordered that the malnourished children should continue to be better fed and that parents should be made aware of the issue of protecting children from Corona through virtual meetings.

According to government records, the number of malnourished children in the district is 20053 by April 2021 and the number of severely malnourished children is 1526. Like other diseases, Corona is believed to affect those with low immunity first. In such a situation, the government also runs many programs and programs to physically strengthen malnourished and severely malnourished children. For better nutrition for malnourished and severely malnourished children, a door-to-door ration is provided that includes legumes, wheat, rice, soybean oil, etc. This diet is given not only to undernourished and over-nourished children, but also to growing girls, pregnant women and nursing mothers. Officials say that this system continued to gain strength during the Corona period, the purpose of which is not to weaken the bodies of malnourished and severely malnourished children. Apart from that, the government has issued an order to save the children from Corona, they have been asked to raise their awareness through virtual meetings with their parents via the app. Such meetings were also started in the district.

In order to protect the children from Corona, an order was received to sensitize parents through virtual meetings, which was also implemented. In addition, there are orders to distribute rations to malnourished and severely malnourished children during the Corona period so that the children’s immunity is not weakened.

Asha Tripathi, district program officer.

Medical advice for parents

Feed high protein things like eggs, cheese, peanuts, almonds, dried fruits.

Drink liquids like homemade juices (without ice), coconut water, avoid bottled juices, cold drinks.

Feed fresh and green vegetables, feed fresh fruits.

Avoid using items like chips, crisps, namkeen, etc.

Avoid Chinese food like chow mein, momos, burgers, pizza, spring rolls, etc.

Mainly feed homemade things like legumes, rice, roti, green vegetables, lettuce, etc.

Don’t frighten children, draw their attention: Dr. Chaudhary

The third wave of corona will hit children harder. There is no scientific basis for this, but parents have to be careful. Children’s nutrition needs to be improved. Outside of food and packaging items must be avoided. Children need to get things rich in protein. Fruits and green vegetables have to be made a habit. Do not frighten the children, but draw them to their attention.

– Dr. AK Chaudhary, Pediatrician, SBD District Hospital

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( News Source – Amar Ujala )

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