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Debate Rages over firing of HIV infected health care workers

...ed the decision in the court of law. A lower court dismissed Waddell's lawsuit, concluding that he posed a significant risk of HIV transmission to patients. But the matter is snowballing into a major ethics issue and Waddell has moved a higher court and is seeking justice! "The fact that very reputable profes...

Risk factor high for women who took HRT

...rsely affected blood sugar levels. The researchers dismissed claims that HRT can protect against heart disease. While some say HRT has a positive effect on women with diabetes and some, the effect is negative. This increased the debate on the subject and that further research needs to be done....

Breast Cancer in Men Often Underestimated and Under-treated

...needs a full evaluation, and [a lump] shouldn't be dismissed just because [the patient] is a man and not a woman."...

Good carb, bad carb? Experts debate.

...s deeply controversial in the United States. It is dismissed by some of the country's weightiest private health societies, including the American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Association. The fact that carbohydrates break down at different rates has been suspected for a long time. It is why dia...

Older Breast Cancer Patients Can Be Effectively Treated With Chemotherapy

...t cancer, who are otherwise in good health, may be dismissed as candidates for treatment // with chemotherapy. Studies in the past have shown that secondary treatment chemotherapy in women with early stage breast cancer significantly improves survival for women in their 50s and 60s, but there is little data am...

Link between Faith, Health and Healing

...ffects of faith on the healing process. Many cases dismissed as hopeless by medical science were revived on the sole basis of faith. They were nothing short of miracles and as Anderson puts it "What I am seeing is a new whole-person sensibility, It combines body, mind, and spirit in the best sense, a powerful ...

Forensic Phonetics – Scientific Solution for Legal Problem

...the veil of suspicion around an innocent person is dismissed through appropriate evidence. This is the universally acceptable approach to any legal situation. The forensic team that largely contains medical and legal personnel has been receptive to include yet another participant, the phonetics expert. Forens...

Ruling: HIV victim exempted from disclosing condition to partner

...tected oral sex. However, Judge Susan Thomas today dismissed the charges of criminal nuisance against Dalley, in a reserve decision following a two-day hearing in August. The judge asserted that Dalley's legal duty was to take reasonable precautions to avoid transmitting the virus, which he had done by using...

Ruling On Non Disclosure Of HIV Positive Status Is Not Ethical

...irus. The Wellington District Court, New Zealand, dismissed the charges of criminal nuisance against Justin Dalley, 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. Th...

Scientist affirm mother’s advice

...hilling and viral infection - something previously dismissed by other studies. According to Prof Eccles, when colds are circulating in the community, many people are mildly infected but show no symptoms. If they become chilled, this causes a pronounced constriction of the blood vessels in the nose and shuts ...

Scientist Affirm Mom’s Advice - Keep Yourself Wrapped Up To Avoid Cold

...hilling and viral infection - something previously dismissed by other studies. According to Prof Eccles, when colds are circulating in the community, many people are mildly infected but show no symptoms. If they become chilled, this causes a pronounced constriction of the blood vessels in the nose and shuts ...

Breast cancer patient lost her case

...r secondaries in other parts of the body. The Jury dismissed the case and said that the doctor cannot be hold responsible and the doctor is not negligent in his duty....

Medical Tourism To India Hurts US Hospitals

...sumers in the low to middle income brackets may be dismissed by American hospitals since they lack insurance, "But industry observers say that the exotic locales and prospect of a vacation is attracting many wealthy patients to have elective surgeries done abroad." But he adds that if a procedure were to fail,...

Boy Refused Compensation For HIV Infection Following Hospital Admission

...h the face. The director of the hospital however dismissed the blame, stating that the boy's HIV infection was not connected to the hospital. Furthermore, she said that the boy could have contracted the virus elsewhere as he had been operated in other hospitals in Henan province previously. There has been ...

Villagers Panic As Ice Falls From Sky

...n a flutter in the area.// The phenomenon has been dismissed as absurd by weather experts. The ice is reported to have melted down to weigh only 5 kilograms by the time a photographer arrived at the site. The impact is reported to have created a crater which is about a foot deep, according to photographer R...

Australia's Mentally ill, ill at ease with Quality of Care

... advice to help her husband cope, the psychiatrist dismissed her request with claims of breaching trust and confidentiality. It is crucial to move heaven and Earth in dealing with matters concerning Mental illness, given the alarming statistics - one in seven people in Australia. The Government now is faced w...

Renuka Chowdhury Stresses Importance of Bridging Gender Gap

...the focus would be on bridging the gender gap. She dismissed reports that she considered the departmental appointment a demotion, "I am astonished at the reports that I have been demoted. My voters think that I have been elevated. This is about something I have been long fighting for. It's a home- coming,” she...

Madonna Has "Minor Operation" For Hernia

...the clinical director of the British Hernia Centre dismissed such talk and said that age and physical activity has no relation to hernia, "The abdominal wall is nature's corset. It is tough stuff, but full of natural weaknesses like the perforation in a postage stamp," he said. He added that it was "the luck o...

Bihar Government Dismissed Doctors For Negligence

Seven doctors were dismissed by the Bihar government on Wednesday for neglectin...with immediate effect. Last week, the government dismissed three medical officers and initiated departmental proceedings against 16 doctors for neglecting duti...

spousal separation results in lonely death of wife

...er during Fanny’s final days, but the hospital had dismissed such requests. Jim Albo is very upset with the way health officials tackled the matter, but he fervently hopes that this will be a lesson for the future to prevent such situations. Albo also met with the Deputy Health Minister Penny Ballem, who wil...

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