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close this bookHealth Education Syllabus for Secondary Schools (UNICEF, 46 p.)
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View the documentSECTION B - PRIMARY HEALTH CARE
View the documentSECTION D - WATER AND ENVIRONMENTAL SANITATION
View the documentSECTION G - MATERIALS AND CHILD HEALTH
View the documentSECTION I - COMMUNICABLE DISEASES
View the documentSECTION J - NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASES
View the documentSECTION K - MENTAL HEALTH
View the documentSECTION O - ALCOHOL AND ALCOHOLISM
View the documentSECTION Q
View the documentSECTION S - BODY SYSTEMS

SECTION G - MATERIALS AND CHILD HEALTH

4.2

Common causes of child deaths

The six killer diseases (mention them). Accidents, Poisoning, Diarrhoeal diseases, Malnutrition. Acute Respiratory infections (ARI). Malaria. Meningitis. Prevention of child deaths. Control of diarrhoeal diseases. Use of Oral Rehydration Salts (ORS) in the control of diarrhoeal diseases.




4.3

Prevention of child death.

Prevention, treatment and control of these conditions in children.