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AIDS Disaster in India is Imminent

...government officials and healthcare professionals, threatens to allow the crisis to spin out of control."There's been an extraordinary degree of denial about the nature of the problem, and it requires the most extraordinary public health education effort to prevent this from becoming a very major problem," sai...

Benign eye tumors being treated

...eatment for a type of non-cancerous eye tumor that threatens clear vision.// Using photodynamic therapy, researchers successfully restored vision in three patients who were suffering from intraocular choroidal hemangiomas, which involved serious retinal detachments. Intraocular choroidal hemangiomas are benig...

Severe Acute respiratory Syndrome (SARS)

This respiratory diesease that can be fatal and threatens to become an epidemic. At present according to WHO 1485 cases have been identified worldwide with more than 50 reported deaths mostly in Asia. More dramatically the Italian doctor who discovered this illness recently succumbed to the disease in Thail...

Girls Who Undergo Genital Mutilation Can Become Infertile

...s a social concern as well as a biological one. It threatens the basic structures of traditional society, marriage, and the family. The way to overcome female genital mutilation is through multiple strategic approaches with various different messages, which collectively tip the weight of public opinion. Legiti...

Africa Is Not The Only Continent Struggling Against AIDS

...tant revelations of the 3 by 5 progress report and threatens to make the campaign against AIDS synonymous with the mass of other Africa focused anti-poverty efforts. The reports of WHO/UNAIDS on the need of antiretroviral treatment required worldwide is very much dramatic in which it reports. India is the coun...

Stem cell cure for peripheral vascular disease: New hope on the horizon

...ar Disease (PVD) is a near-pandemic condition that threatens millions with loss of limb, and also life. It is the build-up of atherosclerotic plaque in the arteries outside your heart.// Stem cell therapy enables patients’ own bodies to repair damaged blood vessels and grow new ones thus restoring blood flow a...

Crisis Time In Wales NHS Dentistry

... UK as a whole in the grip of a dental crisis that threatens to go out of control, thus affecting thousands of poor patients who cannot afford the exorbitant fees charges by private dentists. A NHS website, NHS Direct, has revealed that there are only four practices that accept NHS patients in Wales and this n...

AIDS Numbers Continue To Rise : WHO

... effort in order to control the AIDS epidemic that threatens to swamp the world. These findings are published in the AIDS Epidemic Update 2005, the annual report by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) and the World Health Organization (WHO). The report notes that the overall infection rates...

vitamin D needed in elderly for bone development

...on that affects more than 10 million Americans and threatens 34 million others....

Archbishop Slams Attempt to Legalize Abortion In Jamaica

... practically allows abortion on demand, whether it threatens the mental health of the mother. It is not defined," Archbishop Burke says. But the government decided to take some action after it was reported that 16 per cent mortality deaths last year were from teenage pregnancies who took the step of abortion....

Asian Nations To Take Joint Efforts Against H5N1

...sian countries to combat the bird flu menace which threatens to turn into a human influenza pandemic in the region. The plan, to be finalized in two weeks, // calls for collaboration among Asian nations, most of which have already been affected by bird flu outbreaks, the World Health Organization and other par...

Sodium Nitrate Destroys The Bacteria That Plugs The Air Passage In CF Patients

...nas aeruginosa is the bacteria that form mucus and threatens the lives of CF (Cystic Fibrosis) patients. P. aeruginosa, multiplies extensively in the lungs and airways of CF patients resulting in the formation of antibiotic and phagocyte-resistant biofilms. This is due to a mutation in the gene mucA that th...

Move To Recruit Polish Dentists Questioned In Scotland

...nner. "The intransigence of the Scottish Executive threatens to jeopardize patients' access to NHS dentistry. There are many dentists, across Scotland, who are committed to their NHS patients and want to continue treating them," said BDA Scotland director Dr Andrew Lamb. "Sadly, the approach of the Scottish Ex...

Ireland: Heart Disease Deaths Drop By Half.

... marked with little or nil physical activity, that threatens to swing these healthy signs by around 13% or 500 deaths. The authors have advised that if lifestyle changes are not seriously made, the tables will certainly be turned on the health advantages made in Ireland....

Heavy Dosage Of Vitamin Supplements May Be Risky For Pregnant Women

...ich causes blood pressure to rise to levels, which threatens mother and child, the BBC said. The ailment has been linked to the production of highly charged, toxic molecules. Some 2,400 expectant mothers with high blood pressure, kidney problems, clotting disorders or diabetes were given either extra vit...

Courting HIV through Marriage or Partnership

...ng, but the dictates of law is another; the latter threatens dire consequences in the absence of toeing with legal procedures. So where is the threshold for privacy matters in such cases? The California court, is now mulling over one such case of an AIDS infected couple, where the woman has claimed that her...

Competitive Advantage Are Attained In Which Freeloaders Are Punished

...the scientists found that a group that punishes or threatens to punish its freeloaders holds a competitive advantage over a nearly identical group that has no mechanism for punishing freeloaders. In the laboratory, the participants were asked to join a punishing or a nonpunishing group and received 20 "monetar...

Almost 30 Percent Dentists Refuse To Sign NHS Contracts

...e also refused to ink these agreements. The crisis threatens to envelop dentistry in the UK and leave many with no option, but to seek private care, which is very expensive. "Once again, Mr Blair made a promise about improving people's access to NHS dentistry. Once again, he's been proved wrong," said the shad...

Head Of The Church Of England Asks NHS To Respect Patient Needs

...h of England suggested that "short-term economics" threatens to undermine the service delivery, and this could put vulnerable people at particular risk. While addressing a congregation gathered for the annual Florence Nightingale Commemoration at Westminster Abbey he stated that "accountability and accountancy...

Viral Haemorrhagic Septicaemia Attack On Farmed Trout

A rare virus threatens the government by killing thousands of rainbow trout.Due to an outbreak, fishes were destroyed on a farm in Yorkshire//. A very first case of viral haemorrhagic septicaemia (VHS) attack on wild fish was noticed by fishery official across the catchmen...

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