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International community warns India on HIV situation

...e denial, complacency and failure of the political leadership of the countries. Just celebrating AIDS Day will not suffice .It is the eradication of the disease that we have to celebrate. Its time we all pull our socks up!!!!!!!!!...

Doctors at risk- the ugly side of the noble profession

...Ultimately it is a matter of communication skills, leadership qualities and crisis management. If the doctor and the patient with his folks can talk it out and iron out the differences, such ugly incidents can be prevented from happening in future.In India, in the city of Lucknow, doctors went on a days strike ...

AEterna's acquisition of Zentaris being followed up with its new product pipeline and clinical development strategy

... that they now have the right partner to develop a leadership position in two growing therapeutic areas, oncology and endocrinology as Zentaris provides experienced management and drug development teams, an already marketed product, a solid financial position with a positive cash flow for 2002, eight additional...

It's Never Too Late to Stop Smoking,Study Finds

...ugh professional education, promotion of research, leadership in the development of standards and guidelines, and the formulation of health care policy....

WHO hopes to wipe away Iodine deficiency diseases by 2005

...ne deficiency is a public health problem under the leadership of UNICEF and WHO. Globally, UNICEF estimates that 66% of households now have access to iodized salt. This report is based on the WHO Global Database on ‘Iodine Deficiency’, which compiles data on urinary iodine concentration and the prevalence of g...

Magsaysay Award for Dr.Shanta from Chennai Cancer Institute

...ded the prize for public service and her "untiring leadership of the Cancer Institute as a centre of excellence and compassion for the study and treatment of cancer// in India." She was awarded the Padma Shri in 1986. She has also won a number of national and international awards. On hearing about the award sh...

Testing For HIV/AIDS Compulsory For New Military Recruits

...he spread drastically. Singh said that under the leadership of Admiral Arun Prakash, all wings of the armed forces had been campaigning to wipe out the disease from the ranks and file. A two-and-half hour feature film "Dastak" (Knock) is being screened in all units since last year to spread awareness and ha...

Indian hospitals require International Accreditation

...the environment of care, organizational structure, leadership and management of information in hospitals before giving its accreditation. For better recognisation and quality maintenance it is the duty of the health care providers to maintain the quality and get international accreditation so that it can provi...

AIDS control requires co-coordinated move regarding safe sexual practices

...our and economy. A unified, strong and continuous leadership from all sectors is believed to stand a better cha...vance, social justice and aspirations for a global leadership could soon be realized. Medindia on AIDS: Preventing the spread of HIV requires a comprehensiv...

Indian Minister wanted Media to Propaganda HIV/AIDS awareness

...ging the stereotyped reporting on the issue. Media leadership is critical in tackling the pandemic of HIV/AIDS and he said that our knowledge and awareness about the disease could check its spread since these epidemic breeds on ignorance, silence and inaction. Reporting about what is happening at the regional l...

Govt Keen To Propagate Stem Cell Research On Right Track

... The system would be developed under the leadership of director general of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), according to Union health secretary P K Hota. The decision comes as a reaction to the claim by Nutech Mediworld, a private clinic, to have used embryonic stem cell therapy for suc...

Partnership Between Diabetes India And Elsevier Announced

...the editorial board whose members represent global leadership in diabetes and metabolic disorders, from both developed and developing countries.' explained Co-Editor, Professor Anoop Misra.More than 60- 70 % of the diabetic population resides in South Asia, China, Africa and Middle East. However, this group of ...

Woodruff Foundation Grant To Support Doctorate Of Nursing Practice Program

...ssary to improve outcomes in health care practice, leadership and education. The program encourages nurses to stay in health care practice and contribute to issues faced in the field. The first cohort of doctorate of nursing practice students, consisting of 13 MCG School of Nursing faculty, began this year. Th...

UNAIDS Chief Appeals for Projects to Battle AIDS/HIV

...in Guwahati. 'AIDS has become one of the greatest leadership challenges of our time worldwide and the need is to have a vibrant political leadership that could take bold decisions to contain the epidemic,' Piot said. 'Today the issue of AIDS is in...

UN To Honor People Who Fight AIDS

The grassroots leadership with regard to combating AIDS is being honored by ...8. The five will be chosen for their outstanding leadership towards providing access to care, treatment and support for AIDS patients, work on stigma and discri...

Russian Miss HIV Positive Says Victims Are Treated Like Prostitutes

...es by drug addicts. "History has shown that if the leadership of a country takes a position on HIV-AIDS, and is ...ation East-West.. "But also they should show their leadership in terms of attitude that they are not afraid to speak about it, to show that it is a very serious d...

US is unprepared for a bio-terrorist attack

...regard to overall disaster preparedness, while the leadership is reported to be poor when it comes to dealing with a pandemic flu. Several public health issues like childhood vaccines were investigated by the Trust for America's Health. There is a lack of performance standards, accountability and money where ...

India To Produce More Cost Effective Vaccines

...ime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh has revealed that a leadership role can be played by the country with regard to generating vaccines which are effective, low cost, and easy-to-deliver//. He made this statement while inaugurating the third Global Alliance on Vaccination and Immunization (GAVI) Partners' meeting. T...

Poor Andhra Women Enable Bypass Surgery Paying 50 Paise Each

...ls a day. Each woman was requested by the local leadership of the SHGs to contribute a mere 50 paise so as to raise Rs.60,000. In the end, some gave even one rupee, netting a total of Rs.61,100. Nobody declined to chip in, despite their own grinding poverty. "The women were surprised by what they achieved ...

Flu Pandemic Gets More Attention Than AIDS

..., while AIDS is already a reality. The national leadership of AIDS hit countries like Nigeria, Russia, India, Kenya, the Dominican Republic, and South Africa have been blamed for this by the International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC) of South Africa. The World Health Organization (WHO) has already...

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