Navigation Links

Tag: "funds" at medical news

Robbie Donates 1.5 Million Pounds to Help His Native People Beat Addiction

...sed a charity football match in May 2006, to raise funds in Africa, with the help of pal actor/musician Jonathan Wilkes....

"Alarming" Malnutrition Among Kenya Refugees: UN Agencies

...liveries 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 added in a statement that "a complete package of a...

Medicaid Data Analysis

...ficiaries than in the general population. Medicaid funds half of state and local support of mental illness treatments and one-third of specialty substance abuse treatment. The authors set out to understand where integrated psychiatric and substance abuse services may need to be provided for Medicaid bene...

Defective HIV Testing Kits Poses Serious Health Risks

...port is yet to be released formally. World Bank funds a substantial portion of India's battle against HIV/AIDS. Upon his return to the US, Saha wrote to Paul Wolfowitz, then president of the World Bank, about the discovery by the team. "Since I was under a 'confidentiality agreement' with the World...

Tobacco Firm's Research Funds Spark Protest in SKorea

...ion suggests hospitals should not receive research funds from tobacco companies," Kim II-Soon, head of the Korean Association of Smoking and Health, was quoted by local media as saying. Kim's group says research funded by tobacco companies is banned in major universities in Western countries. Jang said...

Hospital Infection Affecting Patients in Scotland

...alth, Alan Johnson has committed 50m of additional funds to tackle healthcare-associated infections at the same time has doubling the size of the Department of Health's (DH) Infection Improvement Team. Prof Curtis Gemmell, a national adviser on MRSA and hospital infections, said the problem had been made...

Paris Set for Pedal Power Revolution

...hoardings across the city. It will even generate funds for the city, with a slice of ad revenue paid back into its coffers. Paris' strategy is to allay concerns -- such as bike theft and repairs -- that have kept people from taking up cycling and that have caused similar schemes to founder in cities su...

Los Angeles Diocese Opts for Huge Payout in Sexual Abuse Cases

...t 50 other nonessential church properties to raise funds for a settlement. A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge overseeing the cases recently ruled that Mahony could be called to testify in the second trial on schedule, and attorneys for plaintiffs wanted to call him in many more. The same judge a...

Elton John's Free AIDS Awareness Concert in Ukraine

...rmance of the singer whose Aids foundation already funds projects in Ukraine, has received mixed reviews from the people, with some appreciating it and others slamming the show. According to the show bosses, the UK star's performance would increase AIDS awareness in the country that has one of the highes...

42-year-old Cancer Patient Honored by British Queen for Her Fundraising Efforts

...unted she has carried on with her efforts to raise funds for charities fighting cancer. She has raised over 1.5m for charity through several marathons and epic bike rides. The mother of three cycled 4,200 miles across the US in nine weeks for her final fundraising challenge in 2006. Her health proved a h...

Volunteers Remove Garbage from Kashmir's Dal Lake

...bage pouring into the lake we wonder where all the funds meant for the lake's preservation have gone." "It is time the government ordered a probe into the utilisation of those funds," Tuman said. The Dal Lake, situated in the middle of summer capital Srinagar, is presently facing a grave ecological dis...

Kerala Opposition's Unique Protest Over Fever Deaths

...M) and said the government had done nothing to get funds from New Delhi to tackle the spread of the disease that can prove fatal without timely treatment. "This scheme was floated in November 2005 during our tenure. Last year, a central government report said that of the states listed for the scheme, Ker...

Sharon Stone to Raise AIDS Awareness in Dubai

...tone and other star are heading for Dubai to raise funds for AIDS victims and the actress and the project amfAR hopes top raise maximum money from the pockets of rich nobles in the Gulf emirate known for its discrimination towards HIV patients, as well as gay people. According to a report prepared by th...

AIDS Charity AVERT Launches Stop AIDS in Children Campaign

...ce to stop child AIDS deaths by committingspecific funds for prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) services in the developing world. They failed to do so. Over 1 million children may die over the next three years as a result. In response, the Stop AIDS in Children campaign is asking for urgen...

Bush Again Vetoes Embryonic Stem Cell Research Bill

...turn his earlier prohibition against using federal funds for any research involving human embryo destructio.... Private foundations and some states have offered funds for research with embryonic stem cells in the wake of Bush's previous veto....

Childrens Health Program Covering More Adults Than Children

...children health insurance program. SCHIP funnels funds through states to families that cannot afford health insurance but earn too much to qualify for Medicaid. "The children and families are here as personal eye witnesses to how important children's hospitals are," said Lawrence McAndrews, head of the ...

Chikungunya Spreads as Funds Remain Unspent

Nearly half the central government funds allocated to fight chikungunya last year remained ...e Rs. 22 million that it received from the central funds - this when state had 762,026 suspected cases of chikungunya, more than half of all reported cases i...

Iraq's Orphans Left to the Kindness of Strangers

...lped care for, Hassan opened his own facility with funds collected from friends and neighbours. The house is cramped but clean, the bunkbeds are freshly made, and the children, aged five to 16, are active and healthy. Volunteers teach reading and math, play with the children, sew clothes, and prepare meal...

New Research Centre at Sydney to Lead Cancer Fight

...cancer research coupled with the massive amount of funds will bring Australia closer to one day finding a cure for disease. "We believe that by bringing all these researchers together under one roof, the research output will be enormously magnified," the Professor said. The centre will house up to 400 ca...

Health Tourists Put Spanish Service Under Strain

...re speaking out over what they say are the lack of funds and human resources to treat so many within the na... (110 million dollars). He adds that EU cohesion funds destined to aid tourism in the region -- healthcare is administered on a regional basis in decentral...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

Other Tags
(Date:4/17/2014)... most popular vaccine brands for children may not be ... some cost factors when choosing vaccines, driving the market ... to a new study by University of Illinois researchers. ... driven by numerous factors," says Sheldon H. Jacobson, a ... science and of mathematics at the U. of I. ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine ... have suffered a recent major loss are more likely ... , The study is published in this month,s issue ... , Because compassionate behaviors are associated with better health ... insights into ways to improve the outcomes of individuals ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... MD, was recently invited to submit a review ... Microbiology , one of the world,s foremost scientific ... specialist, and chair of the Department of Pediatrics ... analyzed the epidemiology and microbiology of co-infections during ... as more recent 2009 novel H1N1 pandemic. ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... MAYWOOD, Il. (April 17, 2014) Doctors who ... disease called lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) can face an agonizing ... progression of the disease and help relieve shortness ... lung transplants, and sirolimus can cause potentially fatal ... said pulmonologist Dr. Daniel Dilling, medical director of ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... about one in five infants in the United States ... first several months after birth. Research into probiotic use ... the April 1, 2014 issue of the British ... study, "Probiotics and Infant Colic," concluding that the use ... colic did not reduce crying or fussing in ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Study recalculates costs of combination vaccines 2Health News:The ilk of human kindness 2Health News:Patients with rare lung disease face agonizing treatment dilemma 2Health News:Patients with rare lung disease face agonizing treatment dilemma 3Health News:New study says probiotic use for infant colic is not effective in reducing symptoms 2
(Date:4/18/2014)... crystallography and nuclear magnetic resonance imaging (NMR) to gain ... such efforts have long been hampered by the fact ... and often in ordered and crystalized form to be ... into the structure of most molecules. , Harvard researchers, ... of the past. , A team of scientists, ...
(Date:4/18/2014)... the past 20 years, researchers have published soil organic ... have suggested that soil organic carbon can be sequestered ... to no-till systems. However, there is a growing body ... and soybean rotations without cover crops, small grains, and ... at the published rates. , "Some studies have shown ...
(Date:4/18/2014)... Durham, NC Seeds that sprout as soon as they,re ... plants need to be more careful. In the wild, a ... rainy day would risk disaster. More than just an insurance ... out that seed dormancy has long-term advantages too: Plants ... give rise to more species, finds in a team of ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):MRI, on a molecular scale 2MRI, on a molecular scale 3Researchers question published no-till soil organic carbon sequestration rates 2Researchers question published no-till soil organic carbon sequestration rates 3Researchers question published no-till soil organic carbon sequestration rates 4Plants with dormant seeds give rise to more species 2
Other Contents