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Sensitization Program on HIV, Leprosy, TB & NCD.

posted Mar 21, 2014, 3:03 AM by Sonam Leki   [ updated Mar 23, 2014, 8:03 PM ]
14th March 2014, Yebilaptsa MSS family attended the health sensitization presentation organized by Yebilaptsa hospital which was as per the plan of the Zhemgang Dzobngkhag Multi Sector Task Force. The three hour presentation was conducted in the school multipurpose hall.

The presentation was started at around 1:30pm. By doctor Sonam Kelzang. The main objective of the presentation is to create awareness regarding some of the common and vulnerable diseases such as HIV/AIDS, Leprosy, TB, and Non communicable diseases. Doctor emphasized that as the future leaders of Bhutan, students should maintain good health in order to contribute to the nation. He shared to the students on the causative agent, preventive measures, treatment, complication and impact of the diseases to the individual and the nation 

at large. He also said that we all should be aware of such kind of epidemics an

After every presentation, students asked questions to clarify their doubts. He advised the students to remember the preventive measures and d therefore should take precaution to avoid the diseases and complications in the future.

 practice healthy way of living in order to avoid getting different types of diseases. The presentation ended at around 4:30 pm.

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Rinzin Jamtsho Class: ~XD