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deworm

(dē-wûrm′)
tr.v. de·wormed, de·worming, de·worms
To cure (an animal) of worms; worm.

de·worm′er n.
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These include proper record-keeping, maintenance of good hygiene, hoof trimming, timely vaccinations (Contagious Caprine Pleuro Pneumonia, Enterotoxemia), deworming at least once every three months and milking hygiene.
He said the first deworming this year had a 'very low' turnout and that even vaccination programs for preventable illnesses like polio, measles, tetanus and diphtheria were suffering.
It was sad to note Filipinos failed to appreciate other programs of the DOH such as this deworming that was proven to be safe," Brillantes said.
Chairing a meeting held to discuss the findings of the first nationwide Soil Transmitted Helminths (STH) survey, Baloch stressed the need to launch a school-based deworming programme in areas identified as 'at-risk' for STH with a goal of eliminating worms as a public health problem.
The Commissioner, urging mothers to avail themselves and their children of these services at the nearest government health centre to them, assured that the vaccines, vitamin A supplements and deworming tablets were safe.
Livestock Department Multan focal person Dr Majid told reporter that Ivermectin deworming campaign was launched to rid camels of worms and control parasitic infestation in the animals.
Ten days later, a second coprological screening of all falcons was performed to evaluate deworming effectiveness.
THE Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is promoting flavoured tablets for the National Deworming Day that will be held on Wednesday in a bid to make children consume deworming tablets easily.
Vitamin Angels, Santa Barbara, CA, a 501(c)(3) public charity, recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Muhammadiyah, among the largest and oldest charitable organizations in Indonesia, to collaborate on alleviating micronutrient deficiency among children under age five by the distribution of micronutrients, specifically vitamin A, and deworming tablets to preschool age children across Indonesia.
In our country about 70% people are unaware of deworming and people who know something about deworming not know what kind of dewormer should be used, which is more effective and the dose rate of that dewormer that is being used by them.