Page-2 of Preventive healthcare Current Affairs, GK & News
Central govt is looking forward to integrate National Tobacco Control Programme (NTCP) with the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) workforce for anti-tobacco programmes. Synergizing NTCP with the NRHM at state and district levels has been stressed upon in the plan. It also suggests involving workforce under other Non-communicable Disease Programmes for prevention of cancer, diabetes, ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2012
A recent study by World Health Organisation (WHO) has pointed out that out of every 10 deaths in India, eight are caused by non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as cardiovascular diseases, cancers, chronic respiratory diseases and diabetes in urban India. In rural India, six out of every 10 deaths is caused by NCDs. Globally, 60% of ..
Topics: Cardiovascular disease • Chronic condition • Diabetes • Global health • Health • Medical terminology • Medicine • Non-communicable disease • Preventive healthcare • RTT • United Nations Interagency Task Force on the Prevention and Control of NCDs