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विश्व जनसंख्या नियंत्रण में बखरी पीएचसी को मिला सर्वोच्च स्थान

बेगूसराय जिला स्वास्थ्य समिति स्थित सभागार में आयोजित समारोह में बखरी पीएससी को उत्कृष्ट कार्यो के लिए सम्मानित किया गया। प्राथमिक स्वास्थ्य केंद्र बखरी को वर्ष 2016-2017 में बेस्ट परफॉर्मिंग सर्जन फ़ॉर फीमेल स्टरलाइजेशन, विश्व जनसंख्या दिवस के अवसर पर परिवार विकास मेला पखवाड़ा, महिला बंध्याकरण ऑपरेशन के लिए सम्मानित किया गया। 11 जुलाई से 31 जुलाई 2017 तक महिला बंध्याकरण आपरेशन में पीएचसी ने बेगूसराय जिले में सर्वोच्च स्थान प्राप्त किया है। प्राथमिक स्वास्थ्य केंद्र बखरी के प्रभारी चिकित्सा पदाधिकारी डॉ महेंद्र प्रसाद चौधरी को बेहतर स्वास्थ्य सेवाओं के लिए…

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30 children die in Gorakhpur hospital in a span of 48 hours

At least 30 children died in the state-run Baba Raghav Das Medical College here during the last 48 hours, district magistrate Rajeev Rautela said on Friday, but gave no reasons for such a large number of deaths. He said 17 children died in the neo-natal ward, 5 in AES (acute encephalitis syndrome) ward and 8 in the general ward. An inquiry committee has been set up to ascertain the exact causes of the deaths and it has been asked to submit its report by tomorrow evening. Action will be taken against those responsible, Rautela said. (Image…

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Govt stops $1.3bn Chinese bid for Gland Pharma

The Centre has stalled a $1.3-billion bid by Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical Group (SFP) to acquire an 86% stake in Hyderabad-based Gland Pharma, citing “genuine concerns” over proprietary technology developed by the Indian company going over to a Chinese pharma major. Top government officials on Monday dismissed media reports that the decision was linked to the current border stand-off between the two countries. Sources say Gland Pharma has a lead in injectibles, an area where Chinese firms lag Indian pharma companies. Gland Pharma says it has pioneered Heparin technology in India, and is a world leader in…

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Alcohol – 10 Healthy Foods that You Can Eat With It!

Dt. Sonal Mehta M.Sc Dietetics and Food Service Management, B.Sc. – Dietitics / Nutrition Dietitian/Nutritionist, Hubli – Dharwad  •  22 years experience It is a known and proven fact that eating while consuming alcohol is necessary. One tends to grow hungrier, the more he or she drinks alcohol. This is because alcohol has the attribute to stimulate one’s appetite in such a way that one would have you craving for food that is rich in salt and high in fibre. Consuming only alcohol ignoring the hunger would lead to several…

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What You Need to Know About Sexually Transmitted Diseases

“I am a 21 year old male.Last weekend I went to a party at a club and probably drank a little too much. Next morning I woke up next to someone I had never met before! You get the picture. Now, there are blisters on my genital area with pus oozing out of it. What could this be an  STI, what should I do?”  This is the story of not just one of my patients, but many other people you know. his is a very common question asked by youngsters…

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Union Cabinet approves National Health Policy

New Delhi, Mar 15 (PTI) The government today approved the National Health Policy which proposes to provide “assured health services to all” in the country. Government sources said the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave its nod to the policy which has been pending for the last two years. Union Minister J P Nadda is likely to make a suo moto statement in the Parliament tomorrow elaborating on the salient features of the Policy.   Health Ministry sources said that in a major policy shift, the policy…

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Does Lack of Sleep Really Cause Dark Circles?

Dark circles these days are a major concern for almost all age groups starting from teenage to old age. And most of us do not know that almost everyone gets dark circles under their eyes from time to time. Dark circles under eyes are usually temporary and not a medical concern.The skin around the eye is extremely delicate. Several factors ranging from allergies to mental stress can easily affect this part of the skin to produce dark circles.Dark circles develop due to the pigmentation of skin in the orbital area,…

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Running and jogging – health benefits

Jogging or running is a popular form of physical activity. About one in five Australians try running (or jogging) at some stage in their life. Running is an appealing exercise because it doesn’t cost a lot to take part and you can run at any time that suits you. Some runners choose to participate in fun runs, athletics races or marathons. If you are interested in competing with other runners, contact your local running club. Health benefits of running and jogging Regular running or jogging offers many health benefits. Running…

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