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Rashtriya Bal Swasthya Karyakram

A new health initiative “Rashtriya Bal Swasthya Karyakram” was launched by UPA Government in February 2013. It is technically called ‘Child Health Screening and Early Intervention Services’. This programme has been launched under National Rural Health Mission initiated by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, therefore, aims at early detection and management of the ..

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World Haemophilia Day: April 17

Every year, the World Haemophilia Day is celebrated on April 17 by the World Federation of Haemophilia. This year, the World Haemophilia Day is celebrated under the following theme Theme: Adapting to Change What is Haemophilia? Haemophilia is a rare disorder where the human blood does not clot normally. This is because, the blood lacks ..




Scheme to screen all Children for Leprosy and TB

The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has rolled out a programme for universal screening of children below 18 years for leprosy and tuberculosis (TB). About the Scheme Under the scheme, an estimated 25 crore children and adolescents will be screened annually for leprosy and TB and put on treatment if required. The Rashtriya ..