PREVENTION AND CONTROL OF ENDEMIC DISEASES

Although the prevalence of endemic diseases will vary from one region to another,some of the important diseases prevalent in our country are: tuberculosis,malaria,leprosy,malaria,iodine deficiency disorders,etc. The government has launched various national programmers for the control or eradication of these endemic diseases. a few of these include leprosy eradication programme,tuberculosis control programme, programme for control of blindness.