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The Harmful Effects Of Secondhand Smoke

Exposing children to secondhand tobacco smoke could eventually lead to lung cancer or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease // later in life say researchers based on findings of a recent study. ..In a recent study done about 123,000 people who had either never smoked themselves or had quit smoking for more than 10 years participated in the study. Results showed people who had been exposed to ciga...

The Central Government of India had issued a list of approved ingredients for use in ayurvedic, siddha, unani drugs

The Central Government of India has now issued a list of permitted additives ,preservatives// and antioxidants with their corresponding reference standards or grades that should be followed in the manufacture of Ayurveda, Siddha or Unani drugs. The list was issued after a number of reports claimed that individuals found consuming such medications on a long-term basis had developed adverse effects...

Buddhadeb pledges to donate his body

West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharya has pledged to donate his body for the "advancement of medical sciences"//. ....The general secretary of Ganadarpan, Brojo Roy said that, "The chief minister has always been supporting us in this cause." Ganadarpan is an NGO with which Bhattacharya signed his formal pledge on March 8th. ....Bhattacharya joins other communist leaders like Jyoti Bas...

Preparation for Culling Begin at Belghat, Rajangaon and Dhaamnia

After the detection of positive bird flu samples in the village of Jalgaon the health authorities have ordered house to house checking of any birds and then killing them. Already culling was completed in 23 villages in Burhanpur district. // The authorities have stated to prepare their next face of culling operation in three villages of Barwani district. The main reason to extend the culling oper...

Medha Patkar's Condition Deteriorates Further

The health of environmental activist Medha Patkar - whose hunger strike to protest against the raising of the Narmada dam entered its 19th day - is deteriorating, warned doctors attending on her Sunday. // ...."Medha Patkar has become weak after not eating for so long," said a doctor at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here, where she was forcibly admitted on April 5. ....AI...

AIDS Meet Ends Without Firm Commitments From Donors Dharam Shourie United Nations

A high-level United Nations meet on AIDS fell short of getting firm commitments from donors to contribute USD 20 to 23 billion by 2010 //to contain and reverse the deadly pandemic, drawing flak from the non-governmental organisations. ....The NGOs and activists blasted the rich nations' reluctance to foot the bill and also the UN member states for compromising on essential elements just to get c...

Secondhand Smoking Can Be Deadly

According to the new study it was found that secondhand smoking can be deadly. Hence California and Washington laws imposed strict rules on public indoor smoking //. Mike Penner who was 58 years old physically fit suffered from heart problems that led to double bypass surgery. Though he was not a smoker he worked in smoky taverns for 37 years. So the doctors asked him to quit the job. In Oregon i...

Plea to TN govt Dharmapuri

The Tamil Nadu Government should consider Medical Council of India seniority on appointment in Government Hospitals, 'Doctors Association// for Social Equality' said today. ....Talking to reporters here Association General Secretary, Dr G R Ravindranath, said according to a survey, about 34,000 doctors are unemployed in India in which 9,000 were in Tamil Nadu. When the state government is recrui...

Mahdhani to get ayurvedic treatment in prison

The Tamil Nadu government has directed the state prisons department to provide ayurvedic treatment to Kerala-based PDP leader and a key accused in the 1998// serial blasts Abdul Nasser Mahdhani in the central prison here. ....Mahdhani, lodged in the prison after his arrest in March 1998, 45 days after the serial blasts, which claimed 52 lives, is said to be suffering from blood pressure, diabete...

Students of Dharamsala Hospitalized for Diarrhoea

More than 90 students had to be hospitalized within a week this month due to heavy downpour that unleashed an epidemic of diarrhoea, infecting some 60 students, Tibetan// officials said. ....The onset of monsoon has always been a cause of anxiety for the 700-odd students of the Sherap Gatsel school, nestled in the foot of a hillside, not far from the lower Tibetan Children's Village (TCV) School...

New York’s Secondhand Smoke Exposure Continues to Declin

New York’s Clean Indoor Air Act, celebrating its third anniversary, has reduced secondhand smoke exposure without financially straining bars and restaurants, //according to a study conducted by RTI International. ....According to the report funded by the New York State Department of Health’s Tobacco Control Program, exposure to secondhand smoke declined by 50 percent among nonsmokers in New York...

Health ministers meet in Dhaka on regional cooperation

Health ministers of 11 Asian countries, including India, began a two-day meeting here Sunday over ways to enhance cooperation to develop health care services// in the region. ....Bangladesh Prime Minister Khaleda Zia inaugurated the meeting with a call for stronger and more enduring cooperation in the region to make healthcare available to all without delay. ....'We must find ways to make more...

Siddha Medicine Texts to Be Published in English

A project to translate the ancient Tamil texts of Siddha system of medicine into English is on the verge of completion. // ..One set of translations from the texts, contained in palm leaf manuscripts, would be published soon, according to Arcot N.Veerasamy, a senior minister in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu. ....As many as six Sidha practitioners have worked on a Rs.500 thousand pr...

Study Finds Link Between Secondhand Smoke and TB Infection in Children

There could be a link between secondhand smoke and an increased risk of Mycobacterium tuberculosis //infection in children living in the same home as someone with TB, according to a study published in the April issue of Pediatrics. ....The finding could be a "cause of great concern considering the high prevalence of smoking and tuberculosis in most developing countries," Saskia den Boon of KNC...

DHA in Diet Helps Delay Onset of Alzheimer's

California – A kind of Omega-3 fatty acid called DHA, present in fish, eggs, organ meats, fortified foods and food supplements assists in delaying// the arrival of Alzheimer's disease. ....Scientists from the University of California conducted a study on mice to investigate the effects of DHA; they found that DHA reduced the levels of the protein called beta amyloid, which comes together to form...

Risk of Dementia Increased With Secondhand Smoke

Exposure to secondhand tobacco smoke increases the risk of developing dementia, according to research//. ....For the study, researchers evaluated 3,602 people age 65 and older in the Cardiovascular Health Study. Of those, 985 people had no cardiovascular disease, no dementia, and were never smokers. A total of 495 people reported their lifetime secondhand smoke exposure, with an average of about...

Its Boy and Girl Twins for Gurinder Chadha

British director, Gurinder Chadha gave birth to twins at a hospital in London, where she underwent an emergency Caesarean section on Friday, June 9. ......The 47-year-old and her husband of ten years, Paul Berges, welcomed the boy and girl twins, that were due to arrive only next month. ......Predicting the early arrival of twins, Chadha also said that her family has a history of twins, and th...

World No Tobacco Day Focuses on Secondhand Smoke

As the global public health community observes World No Tobacco Day, the American Legacy Foundation again calls attention to the health epidemic that tobacco causes for our nation. Two important new studies released last week call attention to ways the nation can address the deadly toll of tobacco -- especially secondhand smoke, which is the focus of this year's World No Tobacco Day. ......The...

Abu Dhabi to Have Worlds First Zero-carbon City

Abu Dhabi will soon have the world's first zero-carbon, zero-waste and multifaceted city powered by renewable energy resources. ......According to WAM news agency, the multi-billion-dollar project to create an eco friendly city was officially launched Monday here. ......Spread on an area of six square kilometres, the city - housing energy, science and technology communities and launched by Ma...

Risk of Dementia Increased With Secondhand Smoke

Exposure to secondhand tobacco smoke increases the risk of developing dementia, according to research . ......For the study, researchers evaluated 3,602 people age 65 and older in the Cardiovascular Health Study. Of those, 985 people had no cardiovascular disease, no dementia, and were never smokers. A total of 495 people reported their lifetime secondhand smoke exposure, with an average of abou...

Secondhand Workplace Smoke Hits Non-smokers Badly

Working in an environment where smoking is allowed is especially harmful for non-smokers, as they immediately absorb a potent carcinogen that is not considered safe at any level, a study has found. ......The study was carried out by researchers at the Multnomah County Health Department and Oregon Department of Human Services who found that non-smoking workers have elevated levels of the carcino...
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