Welcome to Arogya World

Arogya World is a global health non-profit organization working mainly in India to prevent NCDs, non-communicable diseases, through health education and lifestyle change. We engage with health leaders as well as individuals to help people around the world lead healthier lives. Our mission is reflected in our very name – Arogya in Sanskrit means to live a life without disease.

NCDs, which include diabetes, heart disease, cancer and chronic lung diseases, are among the biggest health and development challenges of the century. Today, 7 out of 10 deaths are due to NCDs and 80% of the deaths occur in low- and middle-income countries.

According to the WHO, eating a healthy diet, increasing physical activity and avoiding tobacco use can prevent:

  • 80% of premature heart disease
  • 80% of type 2 diabetes cases, and
  • 40% of cancers

Prevention is at the core of our work. India is a major area of focus for us and we do our work in close collaboration with our affiliate, Arogya World India Trust, a separate legal entity.

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This #GivingTuesday, Donate to Arogya World

Wed 27, Nov 2019

This Giving Tuesday, donate to Arogya World and help us make a healthier India. Plus, now and through Giving Tuesday, a generous donor will match your donations dollar for dollar! Also, your company may offer a matching gift as well – be sure to check with them. Donate Here    100% of your donation directly… Read More

Arogya’s Dr. Meghana Pasi Speaks at iNFHRA’s first “CAFE CONNECT, Cafeteria – The New Brand Image of Your Organization”

Tue 19, Nov 2019

    by Dr Meghana Pasi, Arogya World Nutritionist Nearly 50 companies participated in iNFHRA’s first Tri-City Conference Series, “CAFE CONNECT, Cafeteria – The New Brand Image of Your Organization.” The conference brought the leading cafeteria heads from the Corporate Sector who presented on the Design, Service and Technology that goes beyond building and maintaining a Cafeteria that boosts… Read More

Arogya at CII Conference

Mon 18, Nov 2019

It has been a very busy month for Arogya World. We took place in many conferences. Our Nalini Saligram was invited to be a speaker at CII’s major health summit, Asia Health 2019 – “Serving the World’s Fastest Growing Region -Through Healthcare Convergence.” She spoke during Plenary Session 10: Designing Sustainable Mechanisms for Holistic Health.