I visited to a local pharmacy shop yesterday for some prescribed medicines. It was around 10.30pm, when I observed an elderly man of 55yrs age came asking for “pandhari choti goli (small white pill) ani rantac dya (Give white small pill and rantac)”. The pharmacist gave them away. Till then a teenager girl came slightly afraid state of mind. The shopkeeper asked “Kae pahije tumhala? (What do you want?)”. She said “Daant mein dard hai( I have toothache)”.He took out combiflam (white tablet strip) but she said “nai nai who dusra pila goli do (No, No Give me another yellow … Continue reading ‘Pharmacy shops- the unaccounted pillar of primary Healthcare.
Immunisation is a process of injecting vaccine in a human body. Immunisation is a key component of primary health care. Immunisation prevents 2-3 million deaths every year from diseases like diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, influenza and measles. What is a vaccine … Continue reading Vaccine: basics of the community health