Tag: "communal" at medical news
Diabetics Need to Guard Against Nail Fungus
...actors such as walking barefoot in swimming pools, communal
showers and other areas potentially contaminated with nail fungus. The AADE offers these tips on preventing nail fungus: Don't wear tight-fitting shoes or the same pair of shoes every day. Wear socks that absorb moisture. Wash and dry feet daily. ...
Ayurveda Spas are hot in San Francisco
...nd sauna. Full-time bathing attendants are in the communal
baths to provide complimentary bowls of sea salts, cucumber and lemon slices on ice and chilled face cloths as well as free herbal teas and waters. The company also expanded the massage service, once limited to the Japanese shiatsu massage, to other...
Classes on Proper Use of Diet Supplements for Low Income Group Elders
... low-income, older women and men residents who ate communal
meals as part of the North Carolina Cooperative Ex...on among older adults who might participate in the communal
meals. Older adults who are less educated and have lower incomes than some of their peers are less...
Lebanon Fears of Epidemics as the Crisis Deepens
...12. "Our teams report they are finding people in communal
shelters or even construction sites with almost no facilities. They note an overall lack of food, health care. More supplies are needed and more help is a must," van Genderenstort said. A statement by the UNHCR warned that the funds it was receivin...
Tips for Avoiding Foot Fungus in Communal Bathrooms
...us and wart-causing virus that can be picked up in communal
bathrooms/showers. “Shared showers are one of the ...r flip-flops when showering or walking around in a communal
bathroom. “The easiest way to defend yourself against foot fungus and bacteria is to wear something ...
Dance Your Way to a Better Body
...sibly facing one another or touching, and having a communal
experience. Connection and cooperation with others is integral to the experience,” she said. Dance is also very good for balance and posture, according to Beth Shubin Stein, M.D., an assistant attending orthopaedic surgeon in the Women’s Sports Med...
Wellington Rest Home Shuts Down Due To Norovirus Outbreak
...nd 160 residents to shut down. It has// closed its communal
facilities after the bug hit it. Norovirus, found in the faeces and vomit of infected people can spread easily to others through direct contact or by eating contaminated food, touching surfaces and objects contaminated with the virus. Nausea, vomit...
Forcible Detention and Isolation Needed for XDR-TB Patients, warn Experts
...rights. However, the constitution also guarantees communal
rights, including protection from infection and the right to a safe environment. South Africa's health department yesterday said it has discussed the possibility of enforced isolation with the country's Medical Research Council and the World Health...
Bio-latrine Cleans Up Kenyan Slum and the Environment
...nning the gas produced will be used in an attached communal
kitchen where residents can cook with the methane gas instead of charcoal or kerosene. And while experts say that rural communities who live far away from the grid could benefit from the technology, Practical Action is opting for more bio-latrines ...
Asthmatics Arrived in Hyderabad to Take Fish Medicine
...house in Doodbowli in the old city till 1998, when communal
riots forced it to shift the venue to an open ground in central Hyderabad. Unlike his predecessor, N. Chandrababu Naidu, who used to inaugurate the event by taking the medicine every year along with his cabinet colleagues, Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy a...
Desertification, a Major Threat, Says UN
...e giving them greater authority over what often is communal
land. Governments could also work to create less destructive livelihoods for desert communities, including promoting eco-tourism and solar power, he said. "If they are done appropriately, policies that reinforce alternative livelihoods are a stro...
Poor Ventilation may Cause Lung Disorders Inn Inuit Children
...ingle nuclear family life rather than the extended communal
family life of Inuit. Inuit infants in the Baffin Region of Nunavut have the highest reported rate of hospital admission because of severe respiratory syncytial virus lung infection in the world, with annualized rates of up to 306 per 1000 infants. ...