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"Alarming" Malnutrition Among Kenya Refugees: UN Agencies

...ng rates of malnutrition, saying this impeded food deliveries and assistance. "If we had received the funds in time, we certainly would not have reached this high level of malnutrition and donors would actually have saved money," WFP spokeswoman Christiane Berthiaume told journalists in Geneva. The UNHCR ad...

Embryo Protection Law in Germany

...n IVF monitoring consortium show that out of 8,500 deliveries in Germany in 2004 there were 222 foetal reduction...ontrast, in the UK, from 30,495 cycles, 22% of the deliveries occurred after fresh oocytes were used, but the cumulative delivery rate (fresh and frozen oocytes) ...

Boom in Internet Shopping may Be Adding to CO2 Emissions

...wth in emissions from vans and lorries due to home deliveries has outweighed the reduction in carbon dioxide emissions due to the introduction of more efficient cars, the report said. The total CO2 emitted by cars fell by 2.3 million tonnes, or 3.2 per cent, between 1997 and 2005, while emissions from vans ro...

Efforts on to Tackle Health Problems Faced by US Truck Drivers

...said, adding that he has more energy and makes his deliveries on time. He said his company has also persuaded him to quit smoking and eat better. Changes are worth it. About three-quarters of employers with at least 1,000 workers have a wellness program, she said. And for every dollar invested, they get about...

Poor Health Practices Plague Rajasthan Tribal Women

...led health professionals handled only 6 percent of deliveries last year," the NGO said in its report. Gharasiya and Bheel are the main tribes of the region. Only 3 percent women of these tribes use modern methods of contraception and around 15 percent firmly believe in using traditional methods for avoiding p...

Insecurity Jepardising WFP Initiatives in Western Afghanistan

... level, as well as our own transporters, to enable deliveries to resume, hopefully as soon as possible," Corsino added. WFP currently has 14,800 metric tons of food ready to move in Quetta, Pakistan, with transporters and trucks available to resume shipments across the border into Afghanistan when conditions ...

Organic Farms Provide a Clue for India's Struggling Farms

... company. The two-year-old firm makes 200 to 300 deliveries a week, priced at between 200 and 400 rupees (five to 10 dollars) depending on weight, and Khosla expects to start turning a profit by next year. 'Recent studies have shown that if you want to achieve growth, it can be through high-value crops and ...

Benoits Son Suffered from Fragile X Syndrome, a Rare Mental Disability

...him with anabolic steroids. Benoit received drug deliveries from Signature Pharmacy and MedXLife.com, a Florida business that sold steroids, human growth hormone and testosterone on the Internet, Albany County, N.Y., District Attorney David Soares said in a statement Wednesday. 'As we have seen, the effects...

Government Expels Superintendent for Not Informing Newborn Deaths

...ound 12 deaths every month and the total number of deliveries on an average is around 2,500 every month. The present level of deaths is a serious cause of concern," the minister said. The government has also appointed a five-member panel of senior doctors to look into the matter and submit a report in three ...

Hazardous Medical Waste Discovered Again In San Jose

...incenzi says the landfill will not accept any more deliveries from that location, except for office trash, until the medical facilities develop corrective plans approved by local health officials. She also says the trash hauler apparently didn't realize medical waste was mixed in with regular trash. However,...

Low Weight Newborns at Greater Risk in Community Hospitals

...f they had been born in different hospitals. Risky deliveries should be referred to highly experienced regional medical centers. This would afford the best chance of survival for newborns, who weigh less than 3.3 pounds. Although the findings show that such a proposal is feasible, it flies in the face of a gr...

US Court Allows Teva to Deliver Disputed Drug: Novartis

...sed Israeli generic medicines group Teva to resume deliveries of a blood pressure drug despite a patent lawsuit ...up said in a statement. The court had halted new deliveries of the drug by Teva last month but not sales of stocks that had already been delivered to outlets be...

Hazardous Medical Waste Discovered Again In San Jose

...incenzi says the landfill will not accept any more deliveries from that location, except for office trash, until the medical facilities develop corrective plans approved by local health officials. She also says the trash hauler apparently didn't realize medical waste was mixed in with regular trash. However,...

Government Expels Superintendent for Not Informing Newborn Deaths

...ound 12 deaths every month and the total number of deliveries on an average is around 2,500 every month. The present level of deaths is a serious cause of concern," the minister said. The government has also appointed a five-member panel of senior doctors to look into the matter and submit a report in three ...

Postnatal Health and Sexual Problems Persist Even After a Year

...ith figures ranging from one week to 52. Forceps deliveries were also associated with higher levels of stress,...he long-term health effects resulting from forceps deliveries and the variations in ill health between white and Asian women. Both these areas could benefit from ...

C Section On The Rise In Obese Women

...s the normal delivery. From a 16.6% in 1995, the deliveries by C section have increased to 23.2%. There is also a 3.5% increase of obesity among women from 1995 to 2006. There is an increase of emergency C sections while the elective caesarians remain at the same level. When age factor is considered, older wo...

Mothers Opting for C-Sections- Be Warned

...tions were 27.3 in 1000 cases while that of normal deliveries were 9 in a 1000 cases. The C-section has often been seen as an emergency procedure. But now many women, uninformed about the procedure's side effects, mistakenly believe C-section is safer and less painful than natural birth. In some places, docto...

Link Between Childbirth and Stress Incontinence Established

...etween muscle damage that can occur during vaginal deliveries and pelvic organ prolapse, a condition that causes the uterus, bladder or bowel to fall down later in a woman’s life. This is a very common problem and requires surgery in more than 200,000 women each year. Rates were particularly high when forceps h...

Expectant Mothers No More Welcome in Hong Kong

...atistics showed an almost doubling in the rates of deliveries of Mainland Chinese women in Hong Kong. This was from 10,128 in 2003 to 19,538 in 2005. Hong Kong is favored when it comes to delivering babies due to:escape from China’s one-child norm, granting of Hong Kong residency permits, better infrastructure...

Pregnant Women With Placental Infection Have Doubled Risk of Recurrence

... The researchers focused on women who had vaginal deliveries of a single baby in their first pregnancy. Of thos...r they were vaginal or by Caesarean section, 2,891 deliveries were analyzed. Five percent of women who had had chorioamnionitis in their first pregnancy developed...

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