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A Man’s 20-Year Selfless Fight Against Fluorosis

A Man’s 20-Year Selfless Fight Against Fluorosis

He was 29 when a personal tragedy shook Kanchukutla Subhash’s world. In 1996, his father was diagnosed with Fluorosis, a disabling disease that is...
Drinking Water Reaches Bihar’s Fluoride-hit Munger Villages

Drinking Water Reaches Bihar’s Fluoride-hit Munger Villages

Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday inaugurated a multi-purpose water supply scheme to provide pure drinking water in fluoride-hit Khaira and neighbouring...
Take Up The Fight Against Fluorosis Before It’s Too Late

Take Up The Fight Against Fluorosis Before It’s Too Late

In 2004, the villagers of Chauhatta in Uttar Pradesh's Fatehpur district started complaining of body pain. Unable to identify the cause for many months,...
Fluorosis: A Vicious Disease, But There Is Hope

Fluorosis: A Vicious Disease, But There Is Hope

With dreams in her eyes, Kali Bai married Tol Singh from Jhabua in Madya Pradesh and happily entered village Miyati ten years ago. That happiness...
1.14 Crore Indians At Risk From Excess Fluoride In Drinking Water

1.14 Crore Indians At Risk From Excess Fluoride In Drinking Water

Nearly 14,000 habitations in 17 states reported to have excess fluoride in drinking water sources, affecting more than 1.14 crore people, Rajya Sabha was...