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Child Health Days is week-long campaign when children between six to 59 months are provided with Vitamin A supplements, to improve their immunity, and deworming tablets, to treat intestinal worms. (...) Before Kuchona begins administering the albendazole and Vitamin A tablets, he gives the caregivers advice on how best they can prevent intestinal worms and diarrhoea that can ultimately affect a child’s nutrition status. (...) “Women within eight weeks of delivery also receive Vitamin A. Pregnant women also undergo middle-upper arm circumference measurements to find out if their nutrition status is well enough for the unborn child,” Kuchona adds.
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Score: 964950.6 - https://www.unicef.org/malawi/...-vitamin-and-deworming-tablets
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Main results 4.1 Included studies Twenty-one trials enrolling 5490 women contributed data to this review (six further trials that did not contribute data were also included) All studies excluded women with severe anaemia at baseline; nine studies included no anaemic women; one study included women who were anaemic at baseline; the remaining studies likely had samples including some women with mild or moderate anaemia at baseline Three studies provided iron alone; 14 provided iron plus folic acid; and four provide iron plus other vitamins and minerals In nine studies women were recruited and supplementation was initiated before 20 weeks’ gestation, whilst gestational age at the initiation of supplementation in the remaining studies was either mixed or unclear Total weekly doses of elemental iron in the intermittent arms ranged between 80 mg and 300 mg; and in the trials also including folic acid, total doses of folic acid ranged from 0.4 mg to 3.5 mg per week Intermittent dosing regimens ranged from once a week to every second day 4.2 Study settings Argentina, Bangladesh, China, Guatemala (2 trials), India (4 trials), Indonesia (2 trials), Iran (5 trials), Malawi, Mexico (3 trials), Pakistan (2 trials), Republic of Korea, Sri Lanka, and Thailand The study was conducted at antenatal clinics in most trails; in three studies the iron supplements were delivered by lay workers; in two studies they were delivered by midwives; in one they were delivered by traditional birth attendants; whilst in the remainder of studies they were supplied by physicians, obstetricians or haematologists All included studies took place in countries where risk of malaria is present to a varying degree, and one study in Indonesia specifically reported being in a malaria-endemic area 4.3 Study settings How the data were analysed Eight comparisons were made, with the first being the main comparison: i) any intermittent iron regimen (with or without other vitamins and minerals) compared with a daily regimen (of the same vitamins and minerals); ii) any intermittent iron regimen (with or without other vitamins and minerals) compared with no supplementation or placebo; iii) intermittent iron alone in comparison to no supplementation or placebo; iv) intermittent iron and folic acid supplementation compared with no supplementation or placebo; v) intermittent iron with vitamins and minerals compared with no supplementation or placebo; vi) intermittent iron alone compared with daily iron supplementation; vii) intermittent iron and folic acid supplementation compared with daily iron and folic acid supplementation; and viii) intermittent iron with vitamins and minerals compared to daily iron with vitamins and minerals. (...) Any intermittent iron regimen (with or without other vitamins and minerals) compared with no supplementation or placebo No studies were included in this comparison Intermittent iron alone supplementation compared with no supplementation or placebo No studies were included in this comparison Intermittent iron and folic acid supplementation compared with no supplementation or placebo No studies were included in this comparison Intermittent iron and vitamins and minerals supplementation compared with no supplementation or placebo No studies were included in this comparison Intermittent iron alone supplementation compared with daily iron alone supplementation The risk of maternal high haemoglobin concentrations (>130 g/L) during the second or third trimester was reduced with intermittent iron supplementation in comparison to daily supplementation (RR 0.50, 95% CI [0.26 to 0.96]). (...) Intermittent iron and vitamins and minerals supplementation compared with daily iron and vitamins and minerals supplementation The risk of maternal anaemia at term (haemoglobin <110 g/L, ≥37 week’s gestation) was increased among women receiving intermittent supplementation in comparison to those receiving daily supplementation (RR 4.62, 95% CI [2.18 to 9.76]), as was the risk of maternal anaemia at or near term (haemoglobin <110 g/L, ≥34 week’s gestation) (RR 4.62, 95% CI [2.18 to 9.76]).
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Score: 964425.7 - https://www.who.int/elena/titl...ntermittent_iron_pregnancy/en/
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Article 01/13/2021 What you need to know about a COVID-19 vaccine Answers to the most common questions about coronavirus vaccine development. Article 12/31/2020 Vitamin A campaign reaches over 20 million children Remarkable achievement for one of few Vitamin A campaigns held worldwide during the pandemic Press release 12/23/2020 UNICEF: Win for Bangladesh as Vitamin A campaign reaches 20.8 million children Article 05/26/2020 The onerous journey to deliver vaccinations amid COVID-19 Health worker Bina Rani wades across rivers and through duckweed in remote areas of Bangladesh to immunize children against vaccine-preventable diseases Footer UNICEF Bangladesh Research and reports Our stories Take action Partners About us Children in Bangladesh Where we work Supply and logistics Jobs Related UNICEF sites UNICEF Global UNICEF South Asia Social DONATE Footer Secondary Contact us Legal Footer tertiary Report fraud, abuse, wrongdoing
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Score: 962107 - https://www.unicef.org/bangladesh/en/topics/immunization
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They will be vaccinated against measles; they will also receive Vitamin A against infections and Albendazole against intestinal worms. (...) To inform and sensitize communities against the harms of measles, Vitamin A deficiency and intestinal worms, the young journalism fan has chosen to work as a town crier. (...) Her task is not always easy, but she is hopeful that thanks to immunization, measles, vitamin A and albendazole deficiency will no longer afflict children in Chad.
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Score: 958399.4 - https://www.unicef.org/chad/st...hind-vaccination-campaign-chad
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These deadly conditions curtail children’s physical and brain development. Vitamin A deficiency affects a third of children, exposing them to infections and weakening their immune systems. (...) The survey calls for interventions to improve women’s nutrition before and during pregnancy, actions to support breastfeeding from the first hour of life, interventions to improve infant and young child feeding practices to increase dietary diversity and improve vitamin and minerals intake, and programmes to provide nutrition supplements, information and food. (...) Information from blood samples was gathered to check for vitamin and mineral deficiencies including iron, folate, vitamin B12, zinc and vitamin A.
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Score: 956164.6 - https://www.unicef.org/somalia...national-nutrition-survey-2009
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This campaign was tagged with a Vitamin A plus campaign scheduled at the same time. (...) Health workers, volunteers, and supervisors were trained and engaged to spread the word about the bOPV and Vitamin A supplementation campaigns. Advocacy meetings were held involving religious leaders, local elites, and school teachers for community mobilization. (...) Ninety seven percent of the more than 14,000 children targeted (aged 6-11 months) for Vitamin A supplementation were reached, while also reaching around 100% of children aged 12 to 59 months.
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Score: 954217.7 - https://www.who.int/bangladesh...mpaigns-in-three-sub-districts
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Eritrea launches the Meningitis A Vaccination and Vitamin A supplementation Campaign November – December 2019 Global Regions WHO Regional websites Africa Americas South-East Asia Europe Eastern Mediterranean Western Pacific When autocomplete results are available use up and down arrows to review and enter to select. Select language Select language English العربية 中文 Français Русский Español Português Home Health Topics All topics » A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Resources » Fact sheets Facts in pictures Multimedia Publications Questions & answers Tools and toolkits Popular » Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Ebola virus disease Air pollution Hepatitis Top 10 causes of death World Health Assembly » Countries All countries » A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Regions » Africa Americas South-East Asia Europe Eastern Mediterranean Western Pacific WHO in countries » Statistics Cooperation strategies Yemen crisis » Sadeq Al Wesabi Hasan An internally displaced family in a camp in Hudaydah © Credits   Newsroom All news » News releases Statements Campaigns Commentaries Events Feature stories Speeches Spotlights Newsletters Photo library Media distribution list Headlines » Timeline: WHO's COVID-19 response »   Emergencies Focus on » COVID-19 pandemic Ebola virus disease outbreak DRC 2021 Syria crisis Crisis in Northern Ethiopia Afghanistan Crisis Latest » Disease Outbreak News Travel advice Situation reports Weekly Epidemiological Record WHO in emergencies » Surveillance Research Funding Partners Operations Independent Oversight and Advisory Committee Health Emergency Dashboard » WHO © Credits Data Data at WHO » Global Health Estimates Health SDGs Mortality Triple billion targets Data collections Dashboards » COVID-19 Dashboard Triple Billion Dashboard Health Equity monitor Mortality Highlights » GHO SCORE Insights and visualizations Data collection tools Reports World Health Statistics 2021 » WHO © Credits About WHO About WHO » People Teams Structure Partnerships Collaborating Centres Networks, committees and advisory groups Transformation Our Work » General Programme of Work WHO Academy Activities Initiatives Funding » Assessed contributions Flexible funding WHO Foundation Accountability » Audit Budget Financial statements Programme Budget Portal Results Report Governance » World Health Assembly Executive Board Election of Director-General Governing Bodies website Home / News / item / Eritrea launches the Meningitis A Vaccination and Vitamin A supplementation Campaign November – December 2019 Eritrea launches the Meningitis A Vaccination and Vitamin A supplementation Campaign November – December 2019 14 November 2019 Departmental news Reading time: Asmara –  The Minister of Health, H.E. (...) Amina Nurhussien today launched the national meningitis A vaccination and Vitamin A supplementation campaign in Asmara, where Zonal Administrators, Director Generals, UN delegates, and invited guests were present.
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Score: 954217.7 - https://www.who.int/news/item/...ampaign-november-december-2019
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UNITED NATIONS CHILDREN'S FUND EXECUTIVE BOARD : GENERAL PROGRESS REPORT OF THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
HIn many underdeve10ped countries the intake of vitamin A is 10w and vitamin A deficiency conditions are cOlmnon; rickets, which is primari1y associated with deficiency of vitamin D, is also pre- va1ent in the sub-tropics. (...) The level of vitamin A enrichment should be decided after consideration of tte age oí the recipients, tte cuantity of dried skimmed milk to be fed, and the vitamin A content oí the remainder oí the dicto / 1I2. (...) In countries where rickets is prevalent, enrichment of dried skiruned milk CéIl also be a valuable means of raising the vitamin D ccntent of the dieto In deciding on the level of vitamin D enrichment, consideration shculd likewise be given t0 the age of the recipients, the~uantity of dried skimmed milk to be fed and c,th the vitamin D and calcium contents of the remainder of the dieto "3 • The ]:urpcs e of m ch enrichment with vitamin A and/('Ir vitamin D is the preventicn of the symptoms of deficiency.
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Score: 953926.3 - https://daccess-ods.un.org/acc.../get?open&DS=E/ICEF/281&Lang=E
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SUMMARY OF MIDTERM REVIEWS AND MAJOR EVALUATIONS OF COUNTRY PROGRAMMES : WEST AND CENTRAL AFRICA REGION
The goal of the campaign was to improve public knowledge and awareness about vitamin A. and vitamin A-fortified foods, and to encourage manufacturers to respect food vectors. Evaluation was commissioned to re-evaluate local peoples’ understanding of vitamin A and their awareness of vitamin A-enriched flour, sugar and vegetable oil. (...) The evaluation showed that more than 69% of consumers know about vitamin A, thanks to the UNICEF publicity campaign.
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Score: 953666.2 - daccess-ods.un.org/acce...n&DS=E/ICEF/2007/P/L.30&Lang=E
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Case 681: [1 (1)(a); 25; 26]; 31 (a); 45 (1)(b); 74; 75; 76 (1); 76 (2); 77; 78 PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC] Vitamin C case 18 August 1997 Published in Chinese: Zhong Guo Guo Ji Jing Ji Mao Yi Zhong Cai Wei Yuan Hui Cai Jue Shu Hui Bian [Compilation of CIETAC Arbitration Awards] (May 2004) 1997 vol., pp. 2380-2386 English translation: http://cisgw3.law.pace.edu/cases/970818c1.html Abstract prepared by Meihua Xu The buyer, a German company, entered into a contract with a Chinese company, the seller, for the purchase of Vitamin C. (...) Cases by jurisdiction (People’s Republic of) China: Case 678: CISG [1 (1)(a); 45]; 74; 76; [78] – PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Scrap copper case (12 January 1996) Case 679: CISG [25; 45; 49 (1)(a); 74] – PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Palm oil case (22 January 1996) Case 680: CISG [1 (1)(a); 8; 25]; 30; 60 – PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Horsebeans case (8 March 1996) Case 681: [1(1)(a); 25; 26]; 31 (a); 45 (1)(b); 74; 75; 76 (1); 76 (2); 77; 78 – PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Vitamin C case (18 August 1997) Case 682: CISG [8]; 38; 39; [74] – PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Hot-rolled steel plate case (22 January 1998) Case 683: CISG [1 (1)(a)]; 30; [35]; 38; [39 (1); 45]; 66; [74] – PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Piperonal aldehyde case (1999) Case 684: CISG [1 (1)(a)]; 25; 30; 35; 45; 74; 75; 76; [77]; 78 – PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Bud rice dregs case (12 April 1999) Case 685: CISG 8; 9; 25; 74; 76; 77 – PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Peanut kernel case (June 1999) II. Cases by text and article CISG 1 (1)(a) Case 678: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Scrap copper case (12 January 1996) Case 680: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Horsebeans case (8 March 1996) Case 681: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Vitamin C case (18 August 1997) Case 683: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Piperonal aldehyde case (1999) Case 684: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Bud rice dregs case (12 April 1999) CISG 8 Case 680: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Horsebeans case (8 March 1996) 11 A/CN.9/SER.C/ABSTRACTS/63 Case 682: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Hot-rolled steel plate case (22 January 1998) Case 685: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Peanut kernel case (June 1999) CISG 9 Case 685: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Peanut kernel case (June 1999) CISG 25 Case 679: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Palm oil case (22 January 1996) Case 680: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Horsebeans case (8 March 1996) Case 681: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Vitamin C case (18 August 1997) Case 684: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Bud rice dregs case (12 April 1999) Case 685: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Peanut kernel case (June 1999) CISG 26 Case 681: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Vitamin C case (18 August 1997) CISG 30 Case 680: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Horsebeans case (8 March 1996) Case 683: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Piperonal aldehyde case (1999) Case 684: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Bud rice dregs case (12 April 1999) CISG 31 (a) Case 681: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Vitamin C case (18 August 1997) CISG 35 Case 683: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Piperonal aldehyde case (1999) Case 684: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Bud rice dregs case (12 April 1999) CISG 38 Case 682: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Hot-rolled steel plate case (22 January 1998) 12 A/CN.9/SER.C/ABSTRACTS/63 Case 683: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Piperonal aldehyde case (1999) CISG 39 Case 682: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Hot-rolled steel plate case (22 January 1998) CSIG 39 (1) Case 683: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Piperonal aldehyde case (1999) CISG 45 Case 678: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Scrap copper case (12 January 1996) Case 679: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Palm oil case (22 January 1996) Case 683: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Piperonal aldehyde case (1999) Case 684: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Bud rice dregs case (12 April 1999) CISG 45 (1)(b) Case 681: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Vitamin C case (18 August 1997) CISG 49 (1)(a) Case 679: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Palm oil case (22 January 1996) CISG 60 Case 680: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Horsebeans case (8 March 1996) CISG 66 Case 683: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Piperonal aldehyde case (1999) CISG 74 Case 678: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Scrap copper case (12 January 1996) Case 679: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Palm oil case (22 January 1996) Case 681: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Vitamin C case (18 August 1997) Case 682: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Hot-rolled steel plate case (22 January 1998) 13 A/CN.9/SER.C/ABSTRACTS/63 Case 683: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Piperonal aldehyde case (1999) Case 684: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Bud rice dregs case (12 April 1999) Case 685: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Peanut kernel case (June 1999) CISG 75 Case 681: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Vitamin C case (18 August 1997) Case 684: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Bud rice dregs case (12 April 1999) CISG 76 Case 678: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Scrap copper case (12 January 1996) CISG 76 (1) Case 681: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Vitamin C case (18 August 1997) Case 684: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Bud rice dregs case (12 April 1999) Case 685: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Peanut kernel case (June 1999) CISG 76 (2) Case 681: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Vitamin C case (18 August 1997) CISG 77 Case 681: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Vitamin C case (18 August 1997) Case 684: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Bud rice dregs case (12 April 1999) Case 685: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Peanut kernel case (June 1999) CISG 78 Case 678: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Scrap copper case (12 January 1996) Case 681: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Vitamin C case (18 August 1997) Case 684: PRC: China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission [CIETAC], Bud rice dregs case (12 April 1999)
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Score: 951132 - daccess-ods.un.org/acce...CN.9/SER.C/ABSTRACTS/63&Lang=E
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