Focusing on risk factors associated with pregnant and lactating women of flood prone areas of Dibrugarh, the radio programmes talk about risk analysis, nutritional factors associated with women of flood prone areas, government programmes designed and implemented to minimize the health risk of women, and pregnancy complications and how home-based new born care (HBNC) can be more effective in the flood prone area.
The episode highlights the salient features of Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) and Maternal Mortality Rate (MMR) of Assam and how different government programmes can help women and children to make their life easy and less vulnerable. In this episode, Dr. Udayan Baruah, Joint Director of Health, Dibrugarh, talks about different government health programmes implemented in the area.
Participants: Bhaskar Jyoti Bhuyan, Charu Dihingia, Pinku Gohain, Rumi Naik and Rubi Naik
Programme Format: Magazine
Date of Broadcast: 2019-11-09
Date of Upload: 2020-02-05 12:48:58
File Format: MP3
Themes: Risk Reduction --> Disaster Risk Reduction