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World’s largest school-based deworming programme in Bihar

World’s largest school-based deworming programme in Bihar

| January 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Over 17 million children in Bihar were targeted for deworming treatment using Albendazole, on 23rd January 2014. Albendazole is drug recommended by the World Health Organization to combat parasitic worms, and has been safely used to treat hundreds of millions of children worldwide. This was the third round of deworming using Albendazole in Bihar state, […]

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