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    Rehabilitation centre inaugurated in Wardak

    MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): A 20-bed rehabilitation centre for drug addicts has started functioning in central Maidan Wardak province, an official said on Thursday.



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    Several projects launched in Nangarhar, Wardak

    JALALABAD/MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): Work on a number of development projects of public welfare has been launched in eastern Nangarhar and central Maidan Wardak provinces, officials said Wednesday.



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    Tagab to get health clinic for 150 patients

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Construction work on a new Comprehensive Health Clinic (CHC) for Tagab district in northeastern Badakhshan province was launched on Wednesday, a statement said.



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    Governor hopes for fall in mortality rate

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): The sixth batch of community midwifery education and the first of community health nursing education programmes graduated on Tuesday in Faizabad, the capital of Badakhshan province.



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    Children return from treatment in Germany

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Fifty children have returned home after getting free treatment for burn injuries and broken bones in Germany, the Afghan Red Crescent Society said on Sunday.



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    Maternal mortality rate down in Kunduz

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Despite lack of health care facilities in far-flung areas, the maternal mortality rate has declined in northern Kunduz province, an official claimed on Sunday.



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    24 more midwives trained in Uruzgan

    TIRINKOT (Pajhwok): With 24 newly-trained midwives ready to serve in central Uruzgan province, officials hoped on Saturday that mother and child health would improve there.



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    Work on 30-bed hospital completed in Helmand

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): With the completion of construction work, a 30-bed hospital costing $10 million has been handed over to the 215th Maiwand Military Corps for an official said on Friday.



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    Rising polio cases linked to cross-border travel

     

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Health officials in eastern Nangarhar province said on Sunday that frequent travel to neighboring Pakistan was one principal reason behind the growing number of polio virus attacks in border areas.



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    Japan donates 40 ambulances to MoPH

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The United Nation International Emergency Fund (UNICEF) on Sunday delivered 40 ambulance, donated by Japan, to the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH).