Tag: "maimed" at medical news
In Search of Truth - 'Lie Detector
... a ‘mission impossible’. If a criminal, who has maimed
the well being of a society lies, then those words of deception need to be investigated with the gravity it deserves. The uneasy feeling that develops in one’s gut on hearing a lie, will not hold in a court of law. That is when the ‘lie detector’ ste...
Children of Bhopal Gas Victims Suffer from Deformity
...ticide plant here. The tragedy also left thousands maimed
for life from inhaling the poisonous gas. Women who were pregnant during or following the disaster had extremely high rates of spontaneous abortion. A 1985 study by Medico Friends Circle (MFC) found that in addition to spontaneous abortion and stil...
Maimed Conscience and Maimed Beggars (Medical Ethics in India) – Part
...et of greedy surgeons to perform the act... Only a maimed
conscience of the doctors can maim a healthy human being; for a change the awakening has to be from within. The most important contract that can be made, is that which takes place between a sick man and his doctor. The subject of it is human life....
Gates Foundation Adopts Fight against Encephalitis
..." According to Jacobson most of those killed or maimed
by the virus have gone uncounted, misdiagnosed or regarded as the tragic, inevitable victims of an "orphan disease." Today, the government of India celebrates with PATH for having immunized 9 million children against Japanese encephalitis that was...
State Govt To Provide Safe Drinking Water To Bhopal Gas Victims
... leak, which killed an estimated 20,000 people and maimed
several thousands, remains one of the world's worst industrial disasters. According to social activists, ground water samples collected near the Union Carbide plant have shown contamination levels 10 times higher than in other areas. High levels...