Tag: "tribes" at medical news
Poor Health Practices Plague Rajasthan Tribal Women
... in its report. Gharasiya and Bheel are the main tribes
of the region. Only 3 percent women of these tribes
use modern methods of contraception and around 15 percent firmly believe in using traditional method...
Senate Committee Approves Telemedicine Mental Health Bill
...red by committee Chair Byron Dorgan (D-N.D.), five tribes
or tribal organizations that currently provide mental health services through telemedicine systems would share $1.5 million in fiscal year 2008 and each of the three subsequent fiscal years. HHS would administer the demonstration projects for the ...
Cash Rewards for Meghalaya Tribes to Encourage Baby Boom
... is worried that the state's Khasi and the Jaintia tribes
could become extinct with the unabated influx of n...e. "There is a great fear that Khasi and Jaintia tribes
could get wiped out if we do not encourage bigger families from now onwards and hence a systematic c...
35 dead in suicide attack on Pakistan army base
...ut the fiercely independent and staunchly Islamist tribes
of Bajaur rejected the charge, claiming the dead were all local students, aged 7 to 21, except for their pro-Taliban principal, who was 34. ARYOneWorld TV said all entry and exit points in the Dargai area were sealed after the bombing. Source-IAN...
History of Brain Surgery Now in a 'Grey' Area Following Archeologists Finding
...cal reasons. Thracians comprised of cross cultural tribes
of Indo-European origin and native settlers in the Balkan region dating back to the Early Bronze Age. Thus this discovery noticed for being the first of its kind dating back to pre historic ages. A crude form of surgery involving drilling a hole in...
Supreme Court Quashed Reservation Quotas For PG Medical Courses
...l-India basis// for scheduled castes and scheduled tribes
candidates in post-graduate medical courses for th... seats reserved for scheduled castes and scheduled tribes
candidates in post-graduate medical courses. When the matter was again taken up today, Subramania...
PHC Doctors Tricked Tribal Women To Undergo Sterilization
...he Mal Pahari community, one of the nine primitive tribes
of the state facing an extinction threat. When... Family planning hasw been banned among primitive tribes
with declining population in Jharkhand since the days when the state was part of Bihar. In Jharkha...
Poverty Claims Valuable Lives Of Children In Orissa
... being different. The Juang, one of the primitive tribes
of Orissa, dominate the interior tribal pockets of Keonhjar district. A survey says that during the last five-year period, the population growth rate among the Juangs has been very low due to high infant mortality rate - it is a shocking 510 per 1,...
More News That Circumcision Could Reduce risk of HIV infection
...st was noticed in some parts of Africa, where some tribes
routinely circumcised while others did not. Researchers have believed that virus may survive better in a warm, wet environment like that found underneath the foreskin. The circumcised men have their glans skin more thick and this may prevent the viru...