Deworming Current Affairs, GK & News
The National Innovation foundation India has developed an indigenous herbal medicine called Wormivet. It is an alternative to chemical methods that are currently being used to treat worms. Highlights The Wormivet is used to treat endoparasite worms in livestock. A patent has been filed on the invention. The patent has been given in the name ..
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
The National Deworming Day was recently observed across the country on February 10. All children and adolescent boys and girls in all states and Union Territories, who are in the age group of 1 to 19 years are given a single dose of the medicine called Albendazole. The day is observed with an aim of ..
The Health Ministry undertook the 8th round of National Deworming Day campaign across the country on 8th February to reduce the prevalence of parasitic intestinal worms among children. National Deworming Day National Deworming Day is aimed at deworming all preschool and school-age children (enrolled and non-enrolled) between the ages of 1-19 years through the platform ..
Topics: Deworming • Madhya Pradesh • Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation • Ministry of Health & family Welfare • Ministry of Human Resource and Development • Ministry of Panchayati Raj • Ministry of Rural Development • Ministry of Tribal Affairs • Ministry of Urban Development • Ministry of Women and Child Development • national deworming day • parasitic intestinal worms • Rajasthan
The National Deworming Day (NDD) is an initiative of Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) to make every child in the country worm free. The day is observed every year on 10th of February to tackle worm infections among pre-school (anganwadi) and school-age children across India. On 8th of February 2019, Union Health ..
Topics: Albendazole • Ascaridida • Deworming • Helminthiases • Helminthiasis • Infectious diseases • Intestinal infectious diseases • Medical specialties • Medicine • Neglected diseases • sanitation • Sth