Tag: "disclosing" at medical news
Ruling: HIV victim exempted from disclosing condition to partner
...ey was charged with criminal // nuisance after not disclosing
to his female partner his HIV positive status before they engaged in protected vaginal sex and unprotected oral sex. However, Judge Susan Thomas today dismissed the charges of criminal nuisance against Dalley, in a reserve decision following a two-da...
Ruling On Non Disclosure Of HIV Positive Status Is Not Ethical
..., who was charged with criminal nuisance after not disclosing
to his female partner his HIV positive status before they engaged in an incident of protected vaginal sex and unprotected oral sex. The case was Dalley's second brush with the law over his HIV status. In June he was sentenced to 300 hours' community ...
Polio Fears Raised In Canada
...s from the United States. Health officials are not disclosing
the exact location of this Amish community, but it is thought to be in close vicinity of the Middlesex county area where London and Woodstock are the cities. It has emerged that in October some members of the Middlesex Amish community visited an Amis...
Manic Ecstasy: Man gets Into a Frenzy after a Record Consumption of 40,000 ecstasy tablets
...details of a man, now open for public consumption, disclosing
the highest record ever of consuming 40,000 //ecstasy pills in his life. Mr. A had absolutely no competition, as the second position for the’ecstacy’ record went to a certain person who was said to have consumed 2000 tablets. Psychosomatics, a journ...
Gays Have No Regrets
...ond-hand. Also, it's possible that the benefits of disclosing
the status -- from being relieved of the burden of...rted in 2003, it focused on women's feelings after disclosing
their medical condition to their young children. No other studies have been published examining regr...
China Bans Illegal Stem Cell Collection, Transplantation
...ty, the ministry said. The regulations also forbid disclosing
stem cell donor data. Stem cells, which are the body's master cells, circulate in the blood and in tissues. Stem cell transplants have proved effective in treating blood diseases like sickle-cell anaemia, leukaemia and other blood disorders. The mi...
Indo-American Doctor Fired By Cleveland Clinic
...in the years before and after, Yadav avoided fully disclosing
his personal stake," the paper wrote. In fact, Plain Dealer continued, even Yadav's Cleveland Clinic colleague, Kenneth Ouriel, who presented the SAPPHIRE results to the FDA panel, had conflicts that were not properly disclosed. "He had been a pa...
Magnets in Commercial Products may Cause a Fatal Attraction
...t make use of this magnet, should issue a warning, disclosing
the health hazards, on the labels. Thomas Wolber, the lead researcher, urged all physicians, to warn their patients of the potential hazards of neodymium magnets in badges, and other personal products that may have these magnets. Those concerned must...
Kiss – and Not Tel
...r and father of two, is being prosecuted //for not disclosing
the fact that he was infected with HIV while having sexual relationships with two women. According to an agreed list of admissions filed with the court, Smith tested HIV positive and was informed about his infection on Nov. 26, 2003. He was asked t...
Foul Play- Football Hero Convicted of Aggravated Sexual Assault
... maximum, life. Two women who accused him of not disclosing
the fact that he was HIV positive while having unp... said he had sex with them after that date without disclosing
the information. He was charged once in October 2005, and again several weeks later. The women ...
Genetic Technology and Eugenics
...ovides informations on the risks involved, thereby disclosing
valuable information which helps to decide on the course of management. 'Unfit' embryos or fetuses can be weeded out, while an affected adult can decide if he should pass on his genes to the next generation. Genetic technology also includes ge...
Cultural Bias Against Women Hampering Fight Against AIDS in Africa
...igma and discrimination, which hinders testing and disclosing
of an HIV positive status, gender-discriminatory beliefs linked to sexual risk taking and failure of traditional and government leaders to promote the equality, autonomy, and economic independence of women. The group recommended both African govern...
Faulty Hormone Tests Compromised Healthcare Of Breast Cancer Patients
...rity in St. John's, Canada, has apologized for not disclosing
full details on faulty tests that may have affecte...tern Health could have avoided public confusion by disclosing
months ago what it knew about the hormone receptor tests. 'I regret the decision that we didn't si...
US FDA may Be Asked to Monitor Toxic Levels of Cigarettes
... or decrease nicotine or whatever they do without disclosing
it," said M. Cass Wheeler, chief executive officer of the American Heart Association. "The bill would put the burden of proof on industry to demonstrate to the FDA that what they're doing would not be more harmful," Wheeler said. When asked for som...