Tag: "hotline" at medical news
Increase in the Number of Cases of Animal Diseases in New South Wales.
... line which takes calls regarding this issue. This hotline
has received more than 70 calls in the last month alone. Measures are being taken to control the spread of bird flu and foot and mouth disease and prevent loss of lives....
Cadbury Removes Chocolates From Shelves Amid Fears Of Contamination
...olate crumbs in year. They have also opened a free hotline
number, 0800 818181. Officials explained that uneaten products can be sent back for a refund to the Cadbury Recall, at Freepost MID20061, Birmingham B3O 2QZ....
MedicAlert protection Free For Children up to 14 years old
...it along with an ID number and a 24-hour emergency hotline
number. In conditions when the person needs help... reaction leading to shock or unconsciousness, the hotline
can be called for the details of the student’s condition or required treatment. "This initiative w...
Number of Specialists Best at Treating Children's Fractures Decreasing
...ir Pediatric Orthopedic Urgent Care Service. “This hotline
sets the standard for pediatric fracture, ambulatory, and emergent care,” said Dr. Widmann. “Our specialists are available to help coordinate a child’s care when musculoskeletal injuries occur. It’s one central number that allows anyone – pediatricia...
Army Training Regimen Brutal in US, Needs Overhauling
...mline administrative processes, create a toll-free hotline
for complaints, increase the number of Veterans Affairs (VA) doctors, etc. In March it passed the Veterans Suicide Prevention Act (suicide is epidemic, and psychological services are grossly strained). The Senate initiated similar measures. About nin...
National TV Promotion Triples Calls to Smoking Cessation Hotline
...y that found calls to a national smoking-cessation hotline
more than tripled in the wake of news anchor Peter.... The study found that the number of calls to the hotline
jumped from 9,723 in October 2005 to 29,942 in November 2005. However, calls fell to 8,966 in Decemb...
Human Trafficking Booming in Eastern Europe, but Governments Dont Seem to Care
... level in checking the scourge. During 2006, the hotline
in Tiraspol, capital of Pridnestrovie, (also known as Transdniestria) received 200 calls, mostly prevention cases, but also calls from victims of trafficking, from parents of trafficked persons, and so-called SOS calls, regarding supposed or ongoin...
Childline Gears Up for Distraught Potter Fans
...And to cope with this expected demand, the 24-hour hotline
service has drafted in extra volunteers. Senior ChildLine supervisor, Kate Tench said that the series about the adventures of a young wizard had become a "major part" of young people's lives. "Death and loss of any kind can make children feel ups...