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Insecticide-treated Bed Nets to Combat Malaria in Older Children and Adults

...ey kill adult mosquitoes directly or force them to undertake longer, more hazardous foraging expeditions in search of blood to feed on and aquatic habitats in which to breed," Dr Killeen said. The findings of the study were published in the open access journal PLoS Medicine....

Stray Kerala Dogs Face Keyhole Surgery to Control Birth Rate

...he Cochin Corporation is the first in the state to undertake this programme. According to a study done in Hyderabad and other places, this is the best way to control the birth of dogs....

Smashing Times for Stressed Spaniards

...cloud of dust, smiling broadly. The eight had to undertake a series of tests before they made the final cut, the initial 1,000 first whittled down to 12 finalists. First, they had their pulse taken then it was on to a questionnaire to determine their anxiety level. By test three things had got physical, ...

Womens Mood Plays a Key Role in Infertility Treatment

... The team asked 129 female infertility patients to undertake a standardised questionnaire, the Profile of Mood States (POMS), one month before hospital UVF treatment. POMS measures such transient moods as anxiety, depression, anger and fatigue, and provides a total score of overall distress. The women also c...

Organic Farming can Feed the World, U-M Study Shows

...utting more farmland into production. The idea to undertake an exhaustive review of existing data about yields and nitrogen availability was fueled in a roundabout way, when Perfecto and Badgley were teaching a class about the global food system and visiting farms in Southern Michigan. "We were struck by how...

Suven Seeks Permission for Trials of New Drug

...rug Controller General of India for permission to undertake phase-1 clinical trials of its new drug Suvn-502 for treatment of cognitive disorders such as Alzheimer's and schizophrenia. 'Treatment for Alzheimer's disease and Schizophrenia is an unmet medical need and Suven's primary focus is to discover drug...

Organic Farming Can Feed the World

...ting more farmland into production. The idea to undertake an exhaustive review of existing data about yields and nitrogen availability was fueled in a roundabout way, when Perfecto and Badgley were teaching a class about the global food system and visiting farms in Southern Michigan. "We were struck by h...

US Aid Ship to Visit Latin America, Caribbean

...ies, the White House said Friday . The ship will undertake a four-month deployment that US President George W. Bush announced in a March 5 speech on US policy towards Latin America and the Caribbean, spokesman Scott Stanzel said in a statement. Volunteers from non-governmental aid groups will join the Comf...

New Research Centre at Sydney to Lead Cancer Fight

...redited with attracting leading scientists home to undertake crucial research in cancer. It is the largest of its kind in the southern hemisphere and a first for Australia. The centre, an Australian first to establish facilities for research and clinical drugs trials into both adult and children's cancers, w...

An Indigenous Treatment Plan Offered by the Labor on Child Welfare

...cohol treatment services, if the parents refuse to undertake the rehabilitation then that's when the families responsibilities commission would step in and recommend that some part of the family payments be conditional on the parents doing the right thing, so parents would no longer have full control over thei...

Tinnitus Patients can Lead a Normal Life

...tifying its treatment. Ear specialists must always undertake a diagnosis. But, in the case of tinnitus, the diagnosis is more often than not one of exclusion. The specialist has to discard other pathologies in order to discern if the noises come from the ear itself or not. On occasions, tinnituss appear acco...

Medical Admissions Test Integrity Under Threat

...g many potential medical students of the chance to undertake the same courses that their wealthier urban counterparts may be attending, Mr Mitchell said. The Australian Council of Educational Research (ACER), the body that administers the UMAT, has warned that there is no advantage in training for the test....

International Day Of Action For Women's Health - 2007

...ey will also follow up on the results obtained and undertake ongoing actions related to their campaign topic. It is with these steps that women health activists around the world, hope that the International Day of Action for Women's Health which was created to give a fresh look at women's unique health nee...

WHO Cautions Against Spread of Drug-resistant Tuberculosis.

...uberculosis department. This has prompted WHO to undertake statistical modelling studies toestimate how prevalent the drug-resistant tuberculosis might become.The study is yet to be published as the outcome depended on a numberof variables. ``In impoverished countries with poor public health systems lackin...

Garbage Dumping Ground in Pune Causing Health Hazards to Nearby Residents

... landfills around the village. The PMC is yet to undertake work at the dumping ground on the Central Government sponsored Solid Waste Management and Drainage Programme, for which the funds were recently earmarked....

Apollo Sets Up Asia's First Health City in Hyderabad

... with Johns Hopkins Medicine International, US, to undertake a collaborative study on cardiovascular diseases in India. "We want to find out why Asians are more prone to heart diseases," he said. He said Apollo created many benchmarks since its inception. "We have performed more than 59,000 heart surgeries w...

Steps To Prevent Out-Break Of Bird Flu

... and circulated to the States in November, 2006 to undertake control and containment operations. 2. Surveillance is continuing throughout the country, More than 1,25,000 samples have been tested after February 18, 2006 (first outbreak of Avian Influenza in India). 3. A mechanism to provide immediate report...

Magic of Motherhood Through Egg Donation

...ho suffer from mental illness or stress should not undertake egg donation. The donor must be aware of the health risks that are associated with the procedure. Fatality has been reported and approximately 0.5-5% of those undergoing the procedure are known to suffer from side effects. The donor should comple...

Cross-country Mobike Expedition to Spread AIDS Awareness

...ts in Delhi said: "At NCC we encourage students to undertake such expeditions, which not only helps build their confidence but also helps them grow as socially conscious individuals". Source-IANS...

Central Budget Allocates Rs.99.47 Bn Proposal for Rural Health Mission

...hidambaram also promised that his government would undertake determined efforts to achieve zero level of growth in HIV/AIDS. Under the renewed effort, the National AIDS Control Programme - III (NACP-III), starting 2007-08 would target the high-risk groups in all states. The minister proposed to step up the p...

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