24 February 2018

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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Mazar-e-Sharif (BNA) The construction work of a 50 bed and a 30 bed hospital started in Balkh and Charboldak Districts of Balkh province.
Dr. Mirwais Rabei public head of Balkh told BNA correspondent, the 50 bed hospital in Balkh and the 30 bed hospital in Charboldak District will construct at the cost of 1350,000 dollar from budget of public health ministry.
He added till end of this week, 10 other health projects will be inaugurated in five Districts of that province.
He said, residents of Balkh province have been receiving better health care services for more than a decade and this department is trying to provide better services for patients.
T. Yarzada
 

Sunday, February 18, 2018

Daikundi (BNA) A health clinic was inaugurated in outskirt of Daikundi by governor of that province.
Dr. Zaker Ishaq Ali Darman head of Daikundi public health told BNA correspondent, the clinic was inaugurated by development budget of public health ministry at the cost of 2500,000 Afghanis.
T. Yarzada
 

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Kabul (BNA) To decline diarrhea disease among the children under one-year-old, the ministry of public health introduced rotavirus vaccine for the first time in the country, Bakhtar News Agency (BNA) reported.
Rotavirus annually takes the lives of almost 500,000 children worldwide and after applying rotavirus vaccine, the mortality rate among the children would decrease, the agency further said.
In a ceremony held on this occasion, the minister of public health, Dr. Firuzuddin Firuz said rotavirus vaccine as the 13th vaccine against diarrhea would be included of Vaccination National Program from Dalw 7 (January 27) on, BNA added. The vaccine has already been distributed in all provinces throughout the country, and it would be applied on children under one-year-old, the agency continued.
It is estimated that more than 45 percent of all diarrhea-related hospitalizations in Afghanistan are due to rotavirus the leading, deadliest form of severe diarrheal disease and Afghanistan is one of just ten countries that account for almost two-thirds of all rotavirus deaths worldwide.
 

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Herat (BNA) Around 70 street drugs addicts have been treated and handed over to their families by assigned commission in Herat province, BNA reported.
These addicts were collected from various parts of the city and transferred to the treatment sites, under the view of assigned commission, BNA added.
The addicts were under the treatment during the past month, officials said BNA.
An officials of provincial counter narcotics department assured continuation of the treatment process.
Since beginning of the program nearly 500 addicts have been treated in the province.
 

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