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diarrhoea

(esp US), diarrhea
frequent and copious discharge of abnormally liquid faeces
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The expected intermediate outcomes for this project include: policies and practices needed to alleviate significant public health challenges in Bangladesh, especially those faced by the poor and the vulnerable, are informed by new knowledge; more effective, evidence based, gender responsive health care and health education is provided by the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research in Bangladesh (icddr,b) and allied research linked treatment facilities to the women, men, girls and boys of Bangladesh; and icddr,b position as a premium international research institution is strengthened and increasingly recognized in Bangladesh, as well as regionally and internationally.
7 billion cases, diarrhoeal diseases are also associated with a higher risk of stunting (low weight for age and developmental delay).
Almost 90 percent of child deaths from diarrhoeal diseases are directly linked to contaminated water, lack of sanitation, or inadequate hygiene.
NICED contributes to the improvement of health through the pursuit of excellence in research on diarrhoeal pathogens.
By offering a CarePack(TM) benefiting both HIV positives and negatives, we have enabled a significant majority of the population to know their HIV status while protecting them from three of the largest killers in Kenya: malaria, diarrhoeal disease, and HIV," added Mr.
It is envisaged that the project, under the auspices of the EU Sixth Framework (FP6) Programme, will make a contribution to reducing the number of fatal casualties, especially among sub-Sahara African children under the age of five, who fall victim to diarrhoeal diseases as a result of being exposed to contaminated water," said the CSIR.
increasing trend of diarrhoeal diseases remains a grave concern to the
Diarrhoeal diseases are an important cause of morbidity and mortality in low- and middle-income countries, annually resulting in the death of 4.
33rd US-Japan cholera and related diarrhoeal diseases joint panel meeting, Dec 3-5, 1997.
Sack, MD, Former Director of the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR,B) Named Chair of Non-profit Pharmaceutical Company's Diarrheal Disease Program Strategic Advisory Board
ISLAMABAD, June 15, 2011 (Balochistan Times): About 20 to 40% beds in hospitals in the country remain occupied by patients suffering from water related diseases and one hundred million cases of diarrhoeal diseases are being registered in a year.
numbers of cases of diarrhoeal disease, acute respiratory infections, skin