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Here's a round-up of today's news reports and debates in health
There is a global shortage of health workers trained in mental health and a lack of investment in community-based mental health facilities, according to the WHO's Mental Health Atlas 2017.
Pune Municipal Corporation officials registered 1,105 new TB patients from January to April this year, of which, 1,010 were tested for HIV and 43 were found to be positive with the virus.
The Bihar health department plans to write to the Union health ministry, requesting it to include ‘khaini’ as a food product under the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006.
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