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Education Ministry Gears up to Celebrate 4th National Yoga Day

Nepalayatimes Kathmandu – The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology has decided to observe this year’s (fourth) National Yoga Day by organising several programmes. It has agreed to celebrate the Day in the presence of representatives from organisations conducting Yoga, meditation and other spiritual classes. A ministerial-level meeting held under the chair of Minister for Education, Science and Technology Giriraj …

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Please Know Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) and Prevention

Nepalayatimes altitude sickness is termed as “Acute Mountain Sickness” which occurs when the body does not adjust due to the decreasing the amount of oxygen available on high altitude as we climb higher ranging usually about 2500 meters. Generally speaking, Altitude Sickness-Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) is a medical consideration while trekking in the Himalayas. Nepal Sanctuary Treks design trekking program …

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Awareness for Autism with Cricket Match Jonty Rhodes11 team vs. Paras khadka 11 team

Sahas Bhandari/Nepalayatimes First time in Nepal autism care Nepal society going organizing autism Awareness fundraiser Cricketing match. Match organized by autism care Nepal Society Kaski, and Rising of the cricketing star on Saturday 24 November 2018 T.U. ground kritipur  Kathmandu. Match going play by  JONTY Rhodes 11 vs PARAS Khadka 11  by support celebrity from Nepal film industry entry fee free …

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Govt ordered to distribute only tested vaccines, medicines

The Supreme Court today issued a directive order to the government telling it to administer and distribute only tested vaccines and medicines. A division bench of justices Bishwambhar Prasad Shrestha and Ananda Mohan Bhattarai issued the order in a case filed by advocates Dal Bahadur Dhami and Jitendra Bahadur Madai against the government. The petitioners had said that measles vaccination …

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3 cups of tea or coffee a day is good for your heart than Energy Drinks; Avoid energy drinks, please

Agency   According to a new study, coffee and tea may not be too bad for your heart. Caffeine, on the other hand, should be avoided, say the experts.   If coffee is the most loved beverage in the world, it is also the most misunderstood, given the conflicting material flooding internet about its impact on our bodies. Now, according …

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Anti-rabies vaccines to be procured within a month, says health ministry

The Ministry of Health has said it will take more than a month for it to procure anti-rabies vaccines as it has to follow the procurement rules.     The Epidemiology and Disease Control Division had recently asked the ministry to supply anti-rabies vaccines. “The health ministry said it will take more than a month to procure anti-rabies vaccines,” said …

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Nepal Medical College facilitate free dialysis service

Kathmandu – Nepal Medical College Jorpati, which recently started free dialysis service, has witnessed unprecedented rise in number of kidney patients of late. “At least 102 kidney patients have been receiving free dialysis service on regular basis from the hospital.” said Dialysis unit in-charge Usha Karki. As many as 38 patients have been receiving dialysis service free of cost on …

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Awareness of autism among parents is more important in the present context

Sahas Bandari   Kathmandu – April is indicated as World Autism Awareness month. Every year, parents, and social workers organise various programmes to make people aware of autism. “Awareness of autism among parents has become more important in the present context,” said Dr Sunita Amatya, president of Autism Care Nepal Society. She added “More than 300,000 children suffer from autism in …

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