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Harmison Ruled Out Off Test Series Due to Hernia
...ffered a recurrence of the problem during Durham's county
championship match against Sussex at Hove last week and is now set to miss the remainder of England's summer. Harmison retired from one-day internationals last winter so his next action with England is likely to be the December Test series in Sri L...
Government Mulls Closure of Hospital Where a Woman Died Unattended in ER
...spatchers to send help. In an interview Friday, county
health services Director Dr. Bruce Chernof placed ...nts of their right to a medical exam. From now on, county
health officials said, a supervising nurse will check the emergency room waiting area at least once ...
California Government to Revoke License of LA Hospital
...ts emergency room. And on Thursday the Los Angeles county
officials were told by the Californian state gover...ake a year. And the state suggested in a letter to county
health director Bruce Chernof today that it could rescind its action if the hospital was able to sho...
Patient Confidentiality Must Be Ensured-UNAIDS
...ee, confidential testing across the state in local county
health department locations. The test will produce results in less than a half-hour instead of the usual week or two.'That's the 20-minute finger-stick blood test,' she said, noting that traditional intravenous needle testing will also be available a...
Paris Suffered from 'life-threatening' Psychiatric Condition, Says LA Sheriff
...entified. "We've had plenty of people die in the county
jail system, not because of anything we did, but because we didn't understand the medical problem," he said....
Early Indicator of Kidney Disease May Also Predict Risk of Pre-Diabetes
...andomly selected cohort of healthy Erie andNiagara county
residents. The first follow-up to the baseline study took place between 2001 and2004 and involved 1,455 of the original participants, all of whom hadno known heart or kidney disease. Information on health indicatorswere collected once again. Analy...
Hazardous Medical Waste Discovered Again In San Jose
...on, senior environmental health specialist for the county
says that although the amount of waste was small, ...ng, bloodstained gauze and medication vials. The county
is still investigating how O'Connor Hospital, Los Gatos Community Hospital and Kaiser-Santa Teresa h...
45 Day Jail Sentence for Paris Hilton
...d ordered the 26-year-old socialite to report to a county
detention facility on June 5. She will not be allowed any work release, furloughs, use of an alternative jail or electronic monitoring in lieu of jail, the judge ruled. The decision came after a 2 hour long hearing in which the prosecutors argue...
Sewage Flows into Hudson River in a Torrent
... including stomach cramps and diarrhea, Winchester county
county officials said. "We've had no cases so fa...Metro-North Railroad station in Yonkers called the county
after they heard rushing water just north and east of the station. A concrete pipe, measuring 4 fe...
Health Authorities Fear West Nile Season Again in US
...Bueno, the Chief of Mosquito Control of the Harris county
has said that the situation may worsen if people d... lower infection rate of West Nile in birds. The county
has commenced fogging operations in storm sewers of two areas and trapped more than 1,000 mosquitoes...
US County to Compensate Woman Wrongly Quarantined for TB
...up $75,000 dollars now. Based on the diagnosis, county
officials ordered Maureen Ryan, 64, a nursing case...hen the positive test result came back, he said, a county
health official called her at work and said, "You have to leave immediately." Kitson said that, d...
Making Change: The Cost of Being Transgender
...es by prescription and at regulated doses was at a county
jail in San Francisco. After being raped in another prison, she contracted HIV. On the black market, she said, 1 cc of estrogen costs around $15. A physician might charge more than five times that amount. She has also spent $800 on laser hair rem...
Million Mentally Ill in India
... by the members of the committee accepted that the county
faces an acute shortage of mental health professionals. He said that with a large population in our country on one hand and very few psychiatrists being available on the other hand, less than one psychiatrist is available for every 300,000 population...
Hundreds of Children Exposed to Pesticide in US
...s. In the case of the incident reported earlier, county
agricultural inspectors never swabbed the jungle gym or took grass samples, making it impossible to establish whether pesticide had, in fact, drifted onto the playground. The Environmental Protection Agency does not keep comprehensive national figu...
Chinese Take Fertility Drugs to Beat One Child Policy
...re village. Near the village, the records of the county
maternity hospital are filled with lists of multiple pregnancies. Dr Guo Gui Fen turns the handwritten pages slowly and points to the name of each mother who conceived twins or even triplets. "We've seen a huge rise in the number of twins in recent...
Minority Women in LA County Have Higher Rates of Chronic Disease Than Whites
...than others, according to a report released by the county
Department of Public Health in conjunction with i...hird of blacks and one-quarter of Hispanics in the county
were considered obese. The report also found that among ethnic subgroups: Central American women...
Earthquake Kills Three, Injures 290 in Southwest China
...e quake shook the old downtown area of Hani and Yi county
of Ning'er, in Pu'er city at 5:34 a.m., with the epicentre at 23 degrees north and 101.1 degrees east, according to the China Earthquake Administration. The quake also forced the evacuation of 120,000 residents, said a spokesman for the provincial ...
India Committed to Sustainable Development: PM
...spirations of our people and while we must rid our county
of the scourge of poverty, ignorance and disease, we should do so in a manner that is environmentally sustainable," he said in a special message on the occasion. Manmohan Singh said it was incumbent on all to think of future generations and the ver...
Taiwan Skincare Empire Built on 'Natural Beauty'
...e you stronger.' Tsai was born in central Changhua county
in 1947, the year her father's trading business collapsed amid economic and political turmoil. She and her six siblings helped their mother make straw hats, chicken-feather dusters and other items at home to support the family. Tsai still remembe...
Womans Death increases Pressure on LA Hospital to close down
A Los Angeles county
hospital is under immense pressure trying to survi...King Jr.-Harbor Hospital for treatment of what the county
coroner later determined was a perforated bowel on May 9th. She waited 45 minutes, without treatment...
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