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Detecting anomalies in heart rythm

...he problems experienced with the test. Many of the programmes in use today only look at the linear relationship between data. The approach is to use model of non-linear dynamics, which describe heart rhythm- as an open complex system. This gives a better chance of detecting temporal changes in heartbeat...

Complementary and Alternative medicine

...ity of various therapies. In the 1960s, diet-based programmes and self-help were in the ascendant, in the '70s it was biofeedback, energy healing and herbs. The '80s showed an increase in massage and naturopathy, while in the '90s, aromatherapy, herbs, massage, energy healing and yoga were most popular. Who kno...

GlaxoSmithKline To Cultivate Non-Smoking Environment

... and a counsellor. It also includes free education programmes and counselling sessions and Zyban at discounted prices. Glaxo has also been conducting smoking cessation camps all over Mumbai. Glaxo has also set up a helpline in order to quit smoking. Glaxo had targeted 50,000 patients for its first year with Z...

Exercise therapy for fibromyalgia

... of the study. Researchers felt that such exercise programmes might be very useful for those with fibromyalgia, say the researchers, for they are cheap, don't need specialist staff or equipment, and they are effective. The only problem is encouraging people to keep up the exercise, for drop-out rates are quite ...

Gardeners, Beware of your back!

...king to gardening as a hobby, as newspapers and TV programmes paint a rosy picture of beautiful gardens. Though gardening has been proven to have it's own health benefits, researchers now suggest that enthusiastic// new gardeners who start with little or no idea of how to lift properly and do not have adequate ...

WHO and UNAIDS unveil plan to get 3 million AIDS patients on treatment by 2005

... and less able to spread the virus. Good treatment programmes will make more people come forward for testing HIV/AIDS status. Treatment can therefore contribute to the rapid acceleration of prevention. Building on work done by UNAIDS, developing and donor countries, NGOs and other multilateral agencies, WHO an...

Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc awarded the prestigious outstanding supplier award received from Wal-Mart

... this commendation for consistency of products and programmes provided to Wal-Mart. Officials at Wal- mart have been quoted as saying that ‘‘Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc (RPI) has been outstanding in meeting the criteria for this award, because of the improvement in areas of on-time shipping, performance, inno...

Link between Faith, Health and Healing

... patients. A point to be made here is that these programmes supplement the medical treatments and do not in an...y financial assistance to families in need. These programmes are administered either directly or through healthcare providers. Its adult programs, services and m...

Vitamin Supplements - Good, The Bad And The Ugly

Followers of trendy health programmes that involve high doses of vitamins and minerals// are allowing themselves to be used as unwitting 'guinea pigs', according to British researchers. No one knows what adverse long term effects there might be from taking supplements at the levels pro...

A Call To Open Up The Channel Of Goodwill To Rescue The Dying Hearts

... which would not happen until a vigorous awareness programmes are conducted through out the country. Source: IANS...

The Risks Involved In Purchase Of Over The Counter Medications

...ealth professionals and patients require education programmes in // order effectively manage the risks associate...hey are risk-free, hence they say that educational programmes and improved labeling could help people understand how to make the best use of over the counter medi...

The question of who is the actual father

...nxiety. It has been suggested to have counselling programmes for the couples involved to help them cope with the emotional strain involved. It is however to be remembered that the frustration should not be reflected on the child in any way....

A Move To Help Commercial Sex Workers Quit Their Business

...mended that sex workers should be allowed to mould programmes according to their requirements. The TAI advocates who have been working on HIV/AIDS control indirectly will now help in alternative employment and skill development by arranging bank loans and setting up small businesses for sex workers.This initia...

WHO declares Tuberculosis – ‘An Emergency’ in Afrca

...e human and financial resources to strengthen DOTS programmes to fight the co-epidemic of TB and HIV. It will require US $2.2 billion in for TB control in Africa during 2006-2007. "Despite commendable efforts by countries and partners to control tuberculosis, impact on incidence has not been significant and th...

'Art of Living' concept expanding around the globe

...hands with the Art of Living foundation to develop programmes for the staff and postgraduate students of the top Russian medical institute. Educational programmes, homes and hospitals for children were also included in the MoU. Ravi Shankar, who has influenced many worldwide with his breathing, relaxation and ...

Patient Negligence - Significant Problem In The Early Detection Of Breast Cancer

... type of cancer among women. Despite the awareness programmes and the massive screening strategies, it has not possible to eliminate the fear associated with the disease. Mammography is one of the routine tests // used in the early identification of the disease. However, a new study finds the number of women g...

China To Distribute Free Condoms To Combat AIDS/HIV

...s called for carrying out "100 percent" condom use programmes (CUP) in China. The country is carrying out CUPs in provinces such as Hubei, Yunnan and Jiangsu and planning to cover other regions like Fujian and Beijing. Such measures, carrying the slogan "No Condom, No Sex," are designed to ensure condom prov...

Younger People More Susceptible To Gum Disease

...to an adequate level, early detection or screening programmes are adopted for identification of such youngsters....

High Court Issues Notice To Centre On Smoking Ban In Films

...The government's move aims to stop new films or TV programmes from portraying smoking and old films to carry warnings. Around 800,000 Indians reportedly die from smoking-related diseases every year. --IANS...

Dr Reddy’s Strikes Deal With Rheoscience For Type 2 Diabetes Dru

... discovery efforts as well as clinical development programmes toward realising our vision of becoming a discovery-led global pharmaceutical company," he said. The deal with Rheoscience came a day after Dr Reddy's announced the formation of India's first integrated drug development company - Perlecan Pharma P...

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