Navigation Links

Tag: "malawi" at medical news

Avian flu scare in Malawi too!!

The scare of avian flu doesn’t seem to shoo away. In a new scare is Malawi who dispatched blood and tissue samples to neighbouring South Africa. The suspect is of course avian influenza after thousands of migratory birds were found dead on a hill in the central Ntchisi district.// ....There was alarm and panic as agriculture officials expressed alarm after local villagers started scooping up the...

Eating Contaminated Food Leads To Cholera Outbreak In Malawi

Cholera has claimed the life of nearly 24 hungry Malawians, and infected thousands of others who are forced to eat contaminated food out of hunger and desperation. // The Mangochi resort district and Blantyre (commercial hub of Eastern Africa) are the worst affected. ....The drought that occurred previous year and the subsequent food shortage has been accounted for the situation now prevalent i...

Malawi Has More Work Against Aids - UN Reports

Peter Piot, the executive director of the United Nations Aids programme urged the Government to create views and trends to fight against Malawi's HIV infection rate// , which has reached 1,00,000 numbers. ....Since 14 per cent of the countries inhabitants were affected, some measures have to be taken to reduce its prevalence, said Piot. ....Top officials of UN and Britain, met the president Bin...

HIV /AIDS testing center at Malawi's parliament.

Malawi's parliament has enabled a testing center for HIV/AIDS so that their staff, MPs and ministers can avail the services //at the start of the national testing and counseling week, scheduled to begin next week with the theme "Plan for your future, go for HIV test today." ....Mary Shawa, secretary for HIV and AIDS and Nutrition in the Office of the President and Cabinet (OPC), confirmed that...

First Paediatric AIDS clinic in Malawi

Baylor College of Medicine International Paediatric AIDS Initiative and the Abbott Fund set up Malawi’s first paediatric AIDS clinic.// ....The First Lady Ethel Mutharika is upset over the alarming rate of prevalence of HIV/AIDS among the youngsters. .. “As a mother, the health concerns of the children of Malawi are particularly close to my heart but the prevalence of the HIV and AIDS status am...

Clinton to Launch 70m Dollar Hospital Project in Malawi

Former US president Bill Clinton will on Friday launch a multi-million dollar hospital project in impoverished Malawi, where health care is dogged by poor facilities and a brain drain . ......"Former president Clinton will perform a ground-breaking ceremony for the construction of the modern hospital which will cost 70 million dollars," Local Government Minister George Chaponda told AFP Thursday...

'Sexually Active' Malawians Urged to Take HIV Tests

Malawi, ravaged by the AIDS pandemic, has urged its six million "sexually active" citizens to go for voluntary HIV tests when a week-long national campaign starts Monday . ......Health authorities said in a statement issued Friday that statistics had shown that out of "six million sexually active Malawians, only 15 percent have gone for HIV testing and know their status." ......"This implies th...

Malawi Targets 150,000 People With AIDS Drugs

Malawi has set itself a target of supplying 150,000 HIV sufferers with free anti-retroviral drugs by the end of year, the head of the national AIDS commission (NAC) said on Monday . ......"We are close to 110,000 people on ARVs and we hope to hit 150,000 by the end of December when we launch a massive scale-up of the drugs" from September, NAC chief Biziwick Mwale told AFP. ......The increase w...
Other Tags
(Date:7/30/2014)... Ticket Down is a reputable source for affordable ... on Saturday, August 2nd. Two of the most popular ... on American soil on Aug. 2 when Manchester United and Real ... home of the University of Michigan is also known as Michigan ... of American sports and has also hosted numerous other monumental events ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... happen in an instant: A small child pulls up on ... injured when the furniture tips over. "Every parent or ... and imagine what could tip over, fall off walls and ... a reality," Dr. Alex Rosenau, president of the American College ... Between 2009 and 2011, roughly 43,000 people ended up in ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... Imprivata ® (NYSE: IMPR), ... secure communications solutions for the healthcare industry, today ... most widely selected single sign-on (SSO) solution amongst ... medical records (EMR) systems with a 51 percent ... in the last 12 months), according to HIMSS ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... Louisville, KY (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 ... is pleased to announce the launch of its ... free, online resource for medical professionals and equipment vendors. ... trade shows and conventions in the United States and ... on the calendar, and that number is always growing. ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 ... the Chao Pinhole Surgical Technique®, the revolutionary minimally invasive ... Dennis Shanelec, considered by many of his peers to ... special guest speaker at a recent Chao Pinhole Surgical ... Alhambra, CA. Dr. Shanelec is the recipient of the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Manchester United vs. Real Madrid Tickets Ann Arbor: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Real Madrid vs. ManU Guinness International Champions Cup Match 2Health News:Manchester United vs. Real Madrid Tickets Ann Arbor: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Real Madrid vs. ManU Guinness International Champions Cup Match 3Health News:Manchester United vs. Real Madrid Tickets Ann Arbor: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices for Real Madrid vs. ManU Guinness International Champions Cup Match 4Health News:Tip-Over Furniture Can Kill Kids 2Health News:Imprivata Achieves 51 Percent Single Sign-on Market Share Amongst U.S. Hospitals Using McKesson Paragon or Horizon EMR Systems, According to HIMSS Analytics 2Health News:DRE Launches Online Interactive Medical Trade Show Calendar 2Health News:Periodontist Dr. Dennis Shanelec Comments On The Chao Pinhole Surgical Technique® Training Course 2
(Date:7/30/2014)... Americans make better decisions about what they eat, the ... significant changes to the Nutrition Facts label found on ... in Chemical & Engineering News (C&EN), the ... the suggested updates and the fight that has ... points out that while the Nutrition Facts label has ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... awarded the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research,s (SCAR) ... SCAR, an inter-disciplinary international science body, initiates, develops ... the Antarctic region, and on the role of ... organisation also provides scientific advice about Antarctica to ... region. , The medal is open internationally to ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... a multitude of cells types. Researchers would like to understand ... mature cells that make up the organs and other structures ... long chains of sugars that dangle from proteins on surfaces ... California, San Diego, has created synthetic molecules that can stand ... manipulated to direct the process, they report in the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
Other Contents