Tag: "bathrooms" at medical news
Mixed Sex Wards Still Continue For Psychiatric Patients
...ents are forced to share sleeping accommodation or bathrooms
with the opposite sex. This practice has resulted in an increase of sex crimes, abuse, harassment and intimidation among the psychiatric patients. When the government came to power in 1997, it had pledged to abolish mixed wards but the practice is ...
CA-MRSA, a Tough Bug to Trap
...yers which include maintenance and cleaning of the bathrooms
regularly. Pets could be a storehouse of infections- so veterinarians and owners should keep this in mind while handling pets....
Common Falls In Bath Among Older Adults Can Be Prevented
The falls in bathrooms
among older people can be a common feature but cou...rchers also suggested a focus on better designs of bathrooms
in senior housing facilities. "We think the results from this study demonstrate the need for healt...
Tips for Avoiding Foot Fungus in Communal Bathrooms
...ommonly transmitted in shared showers. Even if the bathrooms
are cleaned regularly, that doesn’t help if the person who showered right before you had foot fungus or warts, both of which are contagious,” he adds. Scrub Your Feet: “Often people neglect to really scrub their feet in the shower because they assu...
Hawaii: State Hospital in Doldrums
...onference or activity rooms. There were not enough bathrooms
and shower facilities, putting the patients in a lot of trouble. He added that "anything less than a full and complete effort ... depreciates the extraordinary efforts being put forth on a daily basis" by everyone working to improve the health system...
Condom Vending Machines Increasing Sexual Assaults On Women
...s like the bus stands, railway stations and public bathrooms
especially in well educated states like Kerala. However, surprisingly this bold step by the government has to some extent backfired. The step has raised anger in the Muslim women’s organization (Jama’at – e_Islami Hind Kerla) who strongly feel that...