Tag: "scheme" at medical news
Generic drug costs remain shackled
...g high prices the government began a maximum price scheme
in August 2000. The measures had saved the NHS abo... generics market. Under the European Directive the scheme
must be reviewed within 12 months of its implementation. The maximum price scheme
would remain in ...
Stress relief for Diabetics
...d deadlines can be stressful. She says that in the scheme
of things they might seem small, but they do tend to affect your blood sugar. Stress releases hormones that raise blood sugar levels.// But unlike most people, diabetics like Honaker can't process that extra sugar. The result is headaches, fatigue an...
A Move To Help Commercial Sex Workers Quit Their Business
... to train sex workers on an alternative employment scheme
has been taken up after the representatives of sex workers recommended that they be trained in setting up fast food outlets, video filming and photography, computer skills and housekeeping. It was also recommended that sex workers should be allowed t...
Hospital Infections Like MRSA Affect The New Arrivals More
...on occurs (bacteremia). A UK national surveillance scheme
counts MRSA bacteremia by hospital trust, but it has not yet addressed whether cases of MRSA bacteremia are arriving in hospitals from the community. Researchers at the University of Oxford analyzed methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA...
European Countries To Fund $4 Billion For Vaccination For Poor Children’
...two thirds by 2015. Brown launched the more modest scheme
with his counterparts from France, Italy, Spain an...p the World Development Movement. Critics to the scheme
say that the amount to be raised is very less and more money is required for completing the project....
Biologicals Transfer Proposal between US and Indian Biotechnology
...ader biotech // goals, including India’s grandiose scheme
to become the global hub of contract research and clinical trials, may threaten its goal of becoming a major player. Discussions in mid-June between acting US deputy secretary of commerce David A. Sampson and an Indian delegation led by science min...
Non-Communicable Diseases Mounting Up At An Alarming Rate in India
...onal Rural Health Mission. In the first phase, the scheme
was introduced in 18 States, including Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar and Rajasthan. The Central Government had also planned to appoint 2.50 lakh Accredited Social and Health Assistants (ASHA) in the above mentioned states. The country had ar...
Eat 'The' Color and be healthy
...ront- of pack Schemes. The Multiple Traffic Light scheme
has apparently been the topper. // The Multiple Traffic Light Scheme (MTL) shows consumers at a glance if the food has high, medium, or low levels of fat, saturated fat, Sugar and salt. Green - means a healthy food that should be eaten often Am...
Hospital Cuts Costs By Moving Cancer Patients To Hotels
...nted by the NHS trust as a pilot project. Once the scheme
is proved to be safe and preferred by the patients, the NHS trust plans to extend the scheme
on a much wider scale. This is not only relevant for cancer care. The NHS trust is doing something...
Dentists Not Lured By Golden Hello Scheme In The UK
... Scottish area of Lothians, it was reported. //The scheme
has allocated a ￡10,000 grant per dentist to enabl... with a NHS dentist. However, many critics of this scheme
say that it has failed miserably in getting dentists to relocate to areas where their services are m...
Bird flu In Indonesia: Government To Launch ‘Village Preparedness’ Schee
...s the tenacity of all heads of the regions for the scheme
to succeed. Meanwhile, the World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed seven human deaths from the H5N1 strain of avian influenza in Indonesia....
Health bonds to immunize the poor
...rtality. The money collected through this latest scheme
will also be used to support health systems that will be needed to expand access to traditional vaccines and manage and deliver new vaccines. GAVI’s major initiatives include supporting new vaccines and strengthening immunisation services. The aim is...
Global Health Bonds to Improve Health Care Facilities for the Underprivileged.
...ve health care facilities. The investors in this scheme
are believed to gross 3-4% interest. It is an op...tion sector. In conclusion the main idea of this scheme
is to allocate money to strength, regularize and organize the money flow in to the countries to help...
India becomes a member of IARC
...nmohan Singh has approved for a six million dollar scheme
to join the International Agency// for Research on Cancer (IARC). It helps to prevent and improve cancer treatments in the country. This membership will help in the development of cancer vaccine in India and help us recognize the environmental ris...
Snippy haircuts, snappier AIDS lessons from barbers
...s for the last one year. Those who know about this scheme
ask us about the condoms whenever they need it. "Or else on the pretext of something we initiate the talk and ask them if they require condoms." Kumar on an average distributes 15 packs of condoms a week. The barbers make sure there are stickers in...
Vermont Governor steps in with a new health insurance plan.
...ance policy made available to people under the new scheme
will be of lesser cost and will be analyzes separately from the other Vermonters. The governor also plans to increase the salary paid by the state to the doctors, allow out of state providers to sell insurance to Vermonters. The state mainly wi...
China Doubles Its Investment In AIDS/HIV Treatment.
...province was involved in the botched blood-selling scheme
during the mid 1990s. The government is taking all possible steps to keep the number under control. It is also aiming to keep the number of affected HIV/AIDS patients within the limits mentioned by the World Health Organization (WHO). WHO has men...
Australian Health funds stand accused
... more attractive, including a frequent flyer-style scheme
that rewards members for going to the gym and offers at-home care, including chemotherapy. Health funds have lobbied with Mr. Abbott to abandon the legislative restrictions on offering services outside the hospital system, including psychiatric car...
Refreshing Assam Tea Now At The Nearest Post Office
...l". Formally launched in Guwahati on Friday, the scheme
is a joint venture between the Assam postal depart...able at select post offices in northern India, the scheme
gradually spreading to post offices in the rest of the country. "I think that this will be mutuall...
Health Insurance Scheme Generates Conflicting Opinions
An insurance scheme
which has received the approval of the Government ...s 2.5 million households stand to benefit from the scheme
which the ICICI-Lombard is // meant to implement. But the scheme
has come under criticism from som...
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