Earlier, Dr Betta Edu, Director General of the State Primary Healthcare Agency, said it had become customary for the state government to provide special health intervention targeted at mothers and children twice a year.
In a clinical trial with 1,263 families, 'mothers who received a mobile health intervention with regular text or email messages and videos reported statistically significantly higher rates of placing their infants supine to sleep compared with mothers who received control interventions', the study said.
PESHAWAR -- Health Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in collaboration with WHO taking expertise of Women's Health Intervention and Development Initiative in Maternal Death Surveillance and Response (MDSR) System orientation session in MTI KTH for the first time in the province.
Hontiveros said her bill seeks the creation of a Health Intervention for Drug Use Bureau (HIDUB), which will establish and implement along with local government units (LGUs) a National Health Intervention for Drug Use Program, absorbing existing drug abuse treatment and rehabilitation programs of the Department of Health (DoH).
1 Compared with peers who received a general health intervention unrelated to sexual risks, men who received the HIV risk-reduction intervention had 30% higher odds of having consistently used condoms during vaginal intercourse and 40% higher odds of having used them at last vaginal intercourse.
The minister said that 'every health intervention should be a public health intervention' ensuring those potentially at risk of a stroke received the necessary checks and monitoring of blood pressure and pulse rate.