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it is necessary to emphasize on providing healthy food instead of unhealthy food in the canteens of different institutions including educational institutions, offices and hospitals. Speakers expressed the opinion at a seminar titled “Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds: The Importance of Healthy Canteens” organized by Work for a Better Bangladesh (WBB) Trust and Institute of Wellbeing. ...
To create awareness about the prevention of .children’s death causes by cancer, Work for a Better Bangladesh (WBB) Trust organized mass-awareness campaign at Ekushey Book Fair on 15 February 2017. ...
priority to build a preventive health system, health development surcharge needs to spend for Tobacco and NCDs control. Although many initiatives has taken by the government including the imposition of surcharge, but due to the economic crisis it is not possible to adopt long-term planning and implementation of tobacco control programs. Speakers expressed this in discussion meeting held at Public Health Foundation (PHF) meeting room jointly organized by Work for a Better Bangladesh (WBB) Trust and Public Health Foundation 04 December 2016.  ...
to the influence of aggressive campaign, children's are heading towards harmful sugary drinks and unhealthy foods like chips, which is making the next generation sick. Cancer, heart disease, stroke, hypertension rates are increasing as a deadly epidemic as the result of the harmful fast food, junk food and sugary drinks (soft drinks, energy drinks and beverages) consumption. Prevalence of cardiovascular disease and cancer is seen also among the children. False and misleading advertisement should be banned to bring away young ...
Giving priority to build a preventive health system, health development surcharge needs to spend for Tobacco and NCDs control. In this regard, the policy that has been formulated for the use of 1% surcharge should be finalized. Speaker urged this in a seminar jointly organized by National Tobacco Control Cell, Health Economics Unit, The Union, Bangladesh University of Health Sciences and Work for a Better Bangladesh Trust at VIP Lounge of National Press Club on 17 April 2016. ...