Tag: "legality" at medical news
Milk Firms in Philippines Violate Breastfeeding Code: WHO
...ntly battling it out in the Supreme Court over the legality
of a law that restricts the marketing of infant formula in a business worth hundreds of millions of dollars. "All the companies in one way or another violate the national code and the international code as well," Alessandro Iellamo from the WHO Ph...
British Court Allows Argument in Favour of Open-air Funerals
...aid a full hearing should be held to establish the legality
of the ceremony as a matter of interest, according to The Evening Chronicle newspaper. Justice Collins added: "The point it raises is of some considerable importance to the Hindu community and will not go away. It is, in any event, in the public in...
Medical Marijuana Not Legal, Say Authorities
...owners, the move is unpardonable as they claim the legality
of their business. Says Calvin Fyre a retailer,” You just don't walk out of here with weed. You walk out of here with the knowledge of what you're using this for," he said, noting some strains of the plant target depression, chronic pain and other ...
Anthrax Vaccine to be Made Mandatory for Troops-Pentagon
...the order does not have a scientific basis and its legality
remains in question. MAL...
China Issues New Legislation To Ban Human Organ Trade
...bout all the potential transplants and confirm the legality
of the organ donation, before the surgery can be allowed to take place. The approval of the medical ethics committee is mandatory before any organ transplant surgery. Owing to the acute shortage of human organs in China, only about 20, 000 of the 2...
Canadian Clinic Violates Health Law: Lawyer
...t would be reviewing their policies to examine the legality
of the clinic. But the president of the Alberta College of Family Physicians feels that the clinic is within its rights, "It's kind of like an administrative fee, which is completely OK," said Dr. Patricia Heard. "If this is an elaborate administrati...