health centre: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Tuberculosis: India renames its programme; WHO endorses India developed tech-TrueNAt MTB
Published: January 18, 2020
On January 17, 2020, Government of India renamed its National TB Control Programme to National Tuberculosis Elimination Programme. Also, the WHO (World Health Organization) recently endorsed on technology developed by Indian scientists to detect the disease called TrueNat MTB in terms of accuracy. Renaming GoI has renamed the programme to National Tuberculosis Elimination Programme. The ..
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
WHO releases Global Health Challenges for 2020
Published: January 15, 2020
Every year, the World Health Organization releases list of Global Health Challenges of the forth coming year. This year, on January 13, 2020, the organization had released the top global health challenges for the year. Global Health Challenges The list included 13 potential threats. The foremost threat was Anti-Microbial Resistance (AMR) and climate crisis. The ..
Category: International Current Affairs
Government launches eDant Seva
Published: October 8, 2019
On October 7, 2019, the eDant Seva was launched by the Ministry of Health and Family welfare. It is an initiative under the National Oral Health Program. The initiative aims to sensitize the importance of maintaining oral health. It provides information about nearest oral health service facility. It also provides oral health information collected from ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs