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World Hypertension Day 2018

Initiative for Non-Communicable Diseases (INCD) of icddr,b in partnership with the Non-Communicable Diseases (NCD) Control programme of the Directorate General of Health Services  (DGHS), observed the World Hypertension Day on 17 May . A scientific seminar held in the morning was followed by a “Health checks” available in the icddr,b foyer for interested participants. The included blood pressure and level stress tests, BMI calculation and counseling.