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What would National #SuicidePrevention Strategy for India look like:
1. We need to believe it is possible. With concerted effort China has dramatically reduced their suicide rates.
2. We need to implement evidence-based, low cost scalable solutions. They exist.
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3. Need different strategies for sub-groups. Same solution won't work for students, young women, rural/urban, farmers etc.
4. #suicideprevention is an #intersectoral issue. All solutions do not lie in #health sector; #education #employment, #media #agriculture also imp....2/n
5. Recognise India's suicide epidemiology is different from the West. M:F ratio is 1.5:1 here while it's 4:1 in West. So more women relatively. 50% of suicides impulsive with no mental illness 🇮🇳 while 80% have mental illness in West...3/n
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Today is #WorldHealthDay. The NCDC is committed to ensuring that health is a human right by providing the information and service every Nigerian needs to protect their own health and the health of their families.

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A strong health system is critical to the detection, prevention and response to public health emergencies in #Nigeria. NCDC continues to work closely with @Fmohnigeria and our sister agencies to ensure #HealthForAll.

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We are grateful for the support from @WHO/@WHONigeria in protecting the health of #Nigerians. We will continue to collaborate closely to ensure #HealthForAll of #Nigerians...everyone, everywhere.

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There's so much more that health is missing through these few years of development.

So much more can be done through #communication and #data mining.

What exactly is drawing health back when other discipline have skyrocketed their fields in tech?

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While Physicians, Nurses, Pharmacies and other health professionals need to do more through accumulating capabilities outside the core health discipline to take courses starting with maybe critical thinking or design thinking. Learn tech skills in analytics etc.

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Preventive health can be finally the major health market when predictive analytics is capitalized on.

However, we still need a deep EHR system to gather enough data. These data are everywhere but putting them in a place is important for growth.

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Okay, some #SeriousTweets coming up. On this #WorldHealthDay, I'd like to talk about endometriosis because it's a topic too few people know about. It's a problem that concerns people with uteruses. It can be quite gross, so you can either mute this threat or the #JanaTalksEndo.
Endometriosis is an invisible illness. It's cells of your uterine lining (endometrium), only they're not within the uterus, but outside of it. They build up during your cycle, just like the ones within your uterus. And when your cycle is at the

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point where you have your period, they bleed too. That blood doesn't have anywhere to go to, bc it's outside the uterus. So these cells and the blood cells clump together and form cysts - called chocolate cysts bc they're brown, bc old blood.

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Today is #WorldMentalHealthDay. Let’s take action to promote #mentalhealth in the workplace bit.ly/2hOWn2G
When managers take action to promote #mentalhealth at work, employees are healthier and more productive bit.ly/2hOWn2G #LetsTalk
#WorldMentalHealthDay: Here are 6 ways you and your work mates can promote #mentalhealth at work bit.ly/2hOWn2G
📽️: @WHOWPRO
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