Another betel warning, but is anyone listening?

Another betel warning, but is anyone listening?

  • CHEWING BETEL is proving a hard habit to kick in Myanmar, despite being linked to cancer of the mouth, with the latest campaign to call for abstinence promoting its message on Facebook with the slogan, #StopBetelMyanmar.
  • The six-week campaign was launched by the Ministry of Health and Sports and a non-profit group, the People’s Health Foundation, in Yangon on October 8.

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  • ကြမ္းစားျခင္းဟာ ခံတြင္းကင္ဆာနဲ႔ ဆက္စပ္ေနတာကို သိၾကေသာ္လည္း အျမစ္ဖ်က္ဖို႔ ခက္ခဲေနတယ္ဆိုတာ လက္ရွိ Facebook ေပၚမွာလုပ္ေနရတဲ့ #StopBetelMyanmar က သက္ေသျပေနပါတယ္။
  • ေျခာက္ပတ္ၾကာျပဳလုပ္မည့္ ထိုကမ္းပိန္းကို က်န္းမာေရးႏွင့္ အားကစားဝန္ႀကီးဌာနႏွင့္ ျပည့္သူက်န္းမာေရးေဖာင္ေဒးရွင္းတို႔ ပူးေပါင္းၿပီး ရန္ကုန္မွာ ေအာက္တိုဘာ ၈ ရက္ေနက စခဲ့တာပါ။

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