June 2, 2014 # 12:44 pm # Facts # No Comment
First reported human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in Nepal in 1988
Individuals infected with HIV-16,262 ((NCASC; August 2010 data).
The most recent population based estimates (NCASC, 2009) – 63,528 adults and children
Estimated prevalence of 0.39% in the adult population.
During 2009, an estimated 4,701 adults and children died from Acquired Immune Deficiency (AIDS) related causes.
Almost 29% of all people living with HIV (PLHIV) in Nepal are …
June 1, 2014 # 10:08 pm # Facts # No Comment
Data factsheet from Annual report of Nepal 2068/69- Children Data
o Malnutrition and under‐nutrition diminishes cognitive and economic growth of the affected population which in turn reduces GDP by at least 3 percent.
o The NDHS 2011 has also estimated low birth weight (i.e. “very small” or “smaller than average”) at 12 percent
o Neonatal Mortality rate- 33/1000
o Infant Mortality Rate- 46/1000
o Under …
May 31, 2014 # 7:07 pm # Student Life # No Comment
You cheat on Sleep and the sleep cheats on you. Most of us consider sleep as on of the most potent hindrance and an enemy to our Studies and success. Some regret that 1/3 of our life time is spend on sleeping. It would be unfair to accuse it of such things, till we understand the actual mechanism and what …