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Benefits From the Use of the Internet in Healthcare Applications Highlighted

... security problems." The European Union is already enforcing strict medical data security standards and the North American market is also demanding improved security and confidentiality in healthcare transactions with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). In this scenario, all sta...

Kenyan Capital Bans Smoking in Public

Authorities in the Kenyan capital began enforcing a ban on smoking in public places on Wednesday as Nairobi became the latest world capital to reject its harmful effects . Smoking has been outlawed in restaurants, bars, offices, public buildings, markets, malls and theatres a year after the Kenyan...

WHO Condemns Tobacco Industry for Misleading Public

...ople from second-hand tobacco smoke by passing and enforcing laws requiring smoking bans in all indoor and public places. He warned that second-hand smoke causes cancer, acute and chronic heart disease and has been linked to bronchitis, pneumonia and asthma. In children, it is linked to lower respiratory inf...

Ban Smoking Indoor Workplaces and China Cause for Concern WHO

...or places smoke-free, by passing laws and actively enforcing measures to ensure that 'everyone has a right to b... have successfully tackled smoking by creating and enforcing smoke-free environments. Legislation of the kind has proved popular among both smokers and nonsmoker...

Hong Kong Imposes Heavy Fine on Smokers

...bacco control officers given the responsibility of enforcing the no-smoking policy. Smoking was banned in all pubs and restaurants as well as public parks in Hong Kong on January 1 but offenders must currently be taken to court where the top fine is 5,000 Hong Kong dollars (640 US dollars). A 1,500 Hong Ko...

WHO Concerned About Growing Two-wheeler Deaths in Asia

...on April 23-29. The measures include setting and enforcing appropriate speed and blood alcohol limits, as well as introducing and enforcing mandatory seat belt, helmet and child restraint laws. Authorities can also provide safer routes fo...

Under-Elevens Hurtle Towards Obesity, British MPs Call for Action

... to strive to reach challenging targets, including enforcing bans on junk food advertising to children. Source-Medndia ANN...

Law Professor Finds Home Health Care Workers Have Few Legal Protections

...st part, those government agencies responsible for enforcing labor laws, like the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, have turned a blind eye to home health care workers," said Smith. "The problem the government faces is, how do you regulate the employment relationship of someone who works in a priv...

Ban On Trans Fats Comes Into Effect From July 1

...tment’s restaurant inspectors will be in charge of enforcing both the trans fat and calorie regulations. Violators would have to face fines greater than $200. The Board of Health also demands that restaurants, especially fast food outlets, display the calorific value of each menu item on display boards. The ...

Come July 2007, England to Enforce a Ban on Smoking in Enclosed Public Places

...The British government has made public its plan of enforcing a ban on smoking in enclosed public places from July 2007. Offices, cinemas, factories, pubs, bars and such other public places will come under the purview of the ban.// But the ban does not include outdoors or private homes. All pubs and restauran...

Hair-raising issues of hairdressers

...matitis. Most councils up and down the country are enforcing the regulations as we speak, but this mostly takes the form of informing and advising businesses. In extreme circumstances, where employees are leaving disabled or businesses are ignoring advice, they would be prosecuted, which could well mean a fine...

Illegal Medicines Swamp SA Markets

...t because it's too large. So the department is not enforcing the Medicines and Related Substances Control Act," said the source.Alan Tomlinson, chairperson of the Health Products Association of SA, said the industry was taking a look at the issue and was generally within the law. "(But) there are little cowboy...

'Bottled' Contamination And a Brewing Battle

... had an impact in diminishing the effectiveness in enforcing norms. So how have industries, such as these soft drink units, which have broken every rule, been allowed to survive in our country? Is it due to the indifference that we, as a nation, harbor towards human lives and sufferings? Is it due to our sym...

Junk Food Promotional Ads To Be Restricted: Blair

...o be tougher, more active in setting standards and enforcing them, he said. He also cautioned that the National Health Service (NHS) would struggle to deal with health issues in the future unless individuals showed initiative in tackling problems of obesity, smoking and alcohol abuse, and urged Britons to ta...

Crackdown on drugs makes African students insecure

... are unhappy at the close tabs kept on them by law enforcing agencies to check their suspected involvement in d...y looming large. "No one should obstruct the law enforcing agencies in discharging their duties, but we should not be subjected to humiliation either." Yahaya...

Supreme Court Quashed Reservation Quotas For PG Medical Courses

...dditional Solicitor General Gopal Subramaniam that enforcing the 10 percent quota order for this year would create practical difficulties. He said admissions this year should be free of reservations in the 50 per cent all India quota as this was not provided for in the prospectuses that had already been iss...

Pesticide exposure penetrates the womb and affects blood and brain

...and that we should seriously consider adopting and enforcing a greater margin of safety in protecting both foetuses and children from potential toxic exposures.” ...

Men Are More Vengeful Than Women

...earchers speculate that men play a greater role in enforcing justice in a society. The study also showed that when a person watches the suffering of a person whom he likes, the impact is felt by him also. ...

Lawmakers alerted on new tobacco control policies by research team

...taxes, raising the smoking age and adopting new or enforcing current regulations that prevent or delay youth smoking according to a researchers. // This move is expected to improve the lives of billions of people addicted to this habit. It is time that lawmakers quickly adopt the suggestion and act according...

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