Vitamin A supplements are given to 2.57 lakh children

Jhansi. To boost children’s immunity, Child Health Nutrition Month set a goal of providing vitamin A supplements to 2.57 lakh children in the nine months to five years age group.
Vitamin A is necessary to protect children from malnutrition. Children between the ages of nine months and five years are given vitamin A supplements every six months. This increases children’s immunity. The goal was to feed more than 2.57 lakh children between the ages of nine months and five years in one month. The district vaccination officer Dr. Ravi Shankar said that under the covid protocol, vitamin A supplements are given to children on Wednesdays and Saturdays during routine vaccination. Given the possibility of a possible third corona wave, it is very important to give children vitamin A. He said that a separate disposable spoon is used to give vitamin A to each child. The goal of Poshan Month is to improve children’s disease control skills, prevent night blindness, immunize missing children, increase iodized salt use, and prevent disability in children.

Jhansi. To boost children’s immunity, Child Health Nutrition Month set a goal of providing vitamin A supplements to 2.57 lakh children in the nine months to five years age group.

Vitamin A is necessary to protect children from malnutrition. Children between the ages of nine months and five years are given vitamin A supplements every six months. This increases children’s immunity. The goal was to feed more than 2.57 lakh children between the ages of nine months and five years in one month. The district vaccination officer Dr. Ravi Shankar said that under the covid protocol, vitamin A supplements are given to children on Wednesdays and Saturdays during routine vaccination. Given the possibility of a possible third corona wave, it is very important to give children vitamin A. He said that a separate disposable spoon is used to give vitamin A to each child. The goal of Poshan Month is to improve children’s disease control skills, prevent night blindness, immunize missing children, increase iodized salt use, and prevent disability in children.

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