TBThe Ministry of Health through the National TB Control Programme and the Centre for Social Research of the University of Malawi wishes to inform all its cooperating partners and the general public that it will carry out a nationwide Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey from June 2013 to March 2014. The major objective of this survey is to determine the prevalence of tuberculosis in Malawi. The survey is targeting persons aged 15 years and above. The results of this survey will be used to inform the design and implementation of relevant tuberculosis interventions as well as assess Malawi’s progress in the fight against tuberculosis. The teams from the Ministry of Health and the Centre for Social Research will be visiting sampled districts, Traditional Authorities and Enumeration Areas collecting data for this survey. 

 

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MedicineThe Ministry of Health in collaboration with the World Health Organisation (WHO) and German International Corporation (GIZ) and other partners will as part of the commemoration of the AFRICAN TRADITIONAL MEDICINES DAY embark on planting Medicinal Trees under the theme “A DECADE OF TRADITIONAL MEDICINES DEVELOPMENT”.

The traditional Medicines day is usually cerebrated on the 31st of August of each year in order to promote traditional medicines development, practice and research through the evidenced-based approach. 

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Mental HealthThe Ministry of Health would like to inform the general public that Malawi will commemorate the World Mental Health Day which falls on 10th October every year under the theme “Mental Health and Older People”.The Ministry of Health would like to inform the general public that Malawi will commemorate the World Mental Health Day which falls on 10th October every year under the theme “Mental Health and Older People”.

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EbolaThe Ebola virus causes an acute, serious illness which is often fatal if untreated. Ebola virus disease (EVD) first appeared in 1976 in 2 simultaneous outbreaks, one in Nzara, Sudan, and the other in Yambuku, Democratic Republic of Congo. The latter occurred in a village near the Ebola River, from which the disease takes its name.

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