Relationship of Personal Hygiene with Nutrition and Morbidity Profile: A Study Among Primary School Children in South Kolkata

@inproceedings{Deb2010RelationshipOP,
  title={Relationship of Personal Hygiene with Nutrition and Morbidity Profile: A Study Among Primary School Children in South Kolkata},
  author={Soumya Deb and Sinjita Dutta and Aparajita Dasgupta and Raghunath Misra},
  booktitle={Indian journal of community medicine : official publication of Indian Association of Preventive & Social Medicine},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Majority of the health problems affecting school children are preventable by promotion of hygienic practices through proper health education by the teachers, who are the first contacts. OBJECTIVES The study was undertaken to find out the status of nutrition and personal hygiene among primary school children and their association with their varied morbidity profiles. MATERIALS AND METHODS A descriptive, observational, cross-sectional study was conducted in a primary school… CONTINUE READING