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Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, Vol. 10, No. 3, 2004 - Postage stamps as a health promotion tool in the Nepalese community
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Over the last 15 years the government of Nepal has issued postage stamps as a way of raising awareness of health issues in the general population and especially in remote communities. The topics covered by 8 different stamps are good child health care practices, combating drug abuse, hazards of smoking, prevention of AIDS, prevention of blindness due to cataract, fighting cancer and rehabilitation of disabled people.
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WHO ,   (2004 )
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Bulletin or Poster in English
Keywords:
HEALTH EDUCATION, AWARENESS PROGRAMME, POSTAGE STAMPS, DISEASE PREVENTION, CHILD HEALTH, AIDS PREVENTION, DISEASES, PUBLIC HEALTH, DRUG ABUSE, CANCER, BLINDNESS, DISABLED PERSONS, CHILD CARE, SMOKING, RURAL HEALTH
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 WHO : World Health Organization
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10.02.00  -  Comprehensive Health Services
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