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HIV patients in India die due to TB

Bobby Ramakant
Sixty per cent of people living with HIV in India are losing their life because of a preventable and curable cause: tuberculosis (TB). India's largest network of people living with HIV (Indian Network of people living with

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Tibetan doctor earns fame in “superstitious" medical system

A medical system which was once called "superstitious" by the Chinese authorities was back in demand during the outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) in 2003. While Chinese government prevented Tibetans and western tourists

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Border troops tame Malaria with face mask

Ramananda Roy Acharjee
Can we think mosquitoes can be deadlier than militants? Is it not hearing very funny? But it's true in the northeastern Tripura state. The Border Security Force remained panic stricken in the state not for

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Social Assistance and Rehabilitation for the Physically Vulnerable

In an attempt to understand the potential cause of rickets in Bangladesh, Social Assistance and Rehabilitation for the Physically Vulnerable (SARPV) conducted a study of 70 households. The results show that diet, food preparation, sunlight exposure and breastfeeding are all major possibilities.
A quick rapid assessment survey was conducted on 35 households in the ethnic groups and 35-house

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5.134 million People infected with HIV in India

Dr. Rajesh Chatterjee
“AIDS is the great moral challenge of our time and we are clearly at a crossroads in the global fight. Which path will we take? Will we act to save millions of lives? To preserve families, communities and

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