Public Health Issues

Public Health Issues of Nepal

  • Low birthweight

    Low birthweight

    As defined as World Health Organization (WHO), low birthweight is a weight at birth less than 2,500 grams (5.5 pounds). Infants weighing less than 2,500 g are approximately 20 times […]

  • Occupational Health and Safety in Nepal

    According to International Labor Organization (ILO) around two million people die from work-related accidents and diseases annually. An estimated 160 million people suffer from work-related diseases. There are an estimated […]

  • Abortion in Nepal

    Women in Nepal are vulnerable to several health-related problems due to several socio-economic factors. Maternal mortality ratio in Nepal is still high. One of the significant attributable factors of maternal […]