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Nutrition Rehabilitation Centre at GRH needs dedicated space


The Nutrition Rehabilitation Centre (NRC), a government-approved facility to address malnutrition among children, has been functioning at Government Rajaji Hospital for the last six months. For it to function effectively, it needs dedicated space as the ward is being used for treating children with fever cases for the past one month.

What is NRC?

Set up under National Rural Health Mission (NRHM), this facility has seven beds, where severely acute malnourished (SAM) children along with their mothers are admitted for treatment and rehabilitation. Such a facility has been set up in Tiruvannamalai and Perambalur too, as these districts have been ...


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