Mental Health problem is a serious Public Health issue in Letang VDC, Morang. There are 10 suicides committed in Letang during year of 2068 reported by Letang Primary Health Care Centre. Most cases are adolescent girls with stress and having love affairs and other age groups are of alcohol and drug addicted, chronic diseases and stress. However, the trend of suicide is decreasing year by year, which was at peak level during conflict. DPHO Morang is working for mental health in Letang and other VDCs in collaboration with CMC.
22 January 2009, Jhapa Nepal, More than 27000 chickens, ducks and pigeons have been killed and culled by Rapid Response Team in Kakarvitta Jhapa Nepal.
Surveillance of human bird flue has been started in the affected area. Households will be visited for suspected Influenza Like Illness (ILI) cases. Surveillance team has found a ILI case Gita Thapa from Dhulabari and kept under isolation and treatment in Mechi Zonal Hospital. Now her condition is normal.
Feb 20, 2011. Primary Health Care- Out Reach Clinic building is going to be built at Govindapur- 9 Morang. President of Nepali Congress Morang Amrit Aryal and DPHO Nawaraj Subba have laid jointly the foundation stone of a PHC-ORCHealth Care Out Reach Clinic building. A fund of Rs 350,000 will be jointly provided by VDC…
नेपालमा दोश्रो दादुरा खोप अभियान मुलुकका पहाडी र तर्राईका जिल्लाहरुमा आगामी मंसीर २१ गतेदेखि सञ्चालन हुने भएको छ । पूर्वाञ्चलका १३ पहाडी र तराइ जिल्लाहरु झापा, इलाम, पाचथर, मोरङ, सुनसरी, धनकुटा, भोजपुर, तेह्रथूम, सप्तरी, सिराहा, उ
15 Oct. 2009, District Public Health Office Jhapa has stopped screening of visitors for Influenza A H1N1 which was started from July 2009 at Kakarvitta Jhapa. After indigenous cases of Swine Flu detected in Chitwan, Department of Health Services Kathmandu circulated guidelines and the Health Desk has been closed, said DPHO official. Awareness campaign and trainging on Swine flu for health workers are being conducted in Jhapa.
DPHO Nawaraj Subba gave Polio vaccine to a neonate within an hour of birth during 13th NID 2011 campaign at Haraicha PHC Morang Nepal on Feb 12, 2011.
Government of Nepal has decided to make delivery service free across the country from 14 January 2009. The cost covering normal and scissoring section will be reimbursed to all health institutions accordingly by Ministry of Health as Regional Director Dr N.P. KC said in a regional workshop today in Biratnagar.
In Nepal, Maternal Mortality Rate (MMR) is 283 per 100,000 live births in 2005 and which is expected to lower as 250 by the year 2009 in the country as government plan. However, the MMR is being considered still higher in the region.