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"Defeat AIDS Pledge" by Andhra CM
...aunch of a partners' forum, installation of condom vending
machines, launch of condom vending
kiosks, exhibitions, display of hoardings and banners and a human chain were the other highlights of...
Condom Vending Machines Increasing Sexual Assaults On Women
... very positive step by installing ‘Anytime Condom” vending
machines in commonly accessed public places. This ...ho strongly feel that, the introduction of condom vending
machines has degraded women in the society further and increased the possibility of sexual assaults ...
Condom vending machine to be started in Jharkand
... these condoms from the shop, and the use of these vending
machines will increase the use of condoms and the cost of condom packet will be Rs. 5. Source: Indo-Asian News Service...
Condom Vending Machines To Be Installed Across Indian States
...ut proposals for installation of 12,000 new condom vending
machines across the country. Director General of NACO, Dr S Y Qureishi said: ‘‘We have introduced three kinds of machines—one with condoms worth Rs 5 each, another with three brands of condoms worth Rs 5, 10 and 15 each and a third multi-purpose mach...
World AIDS day marked with Rallies and installation of Condom Vending machines
...oung people and are from the urban areas. Condom vending
machines were installed in various places in the city of Chennai in Tamilnadu. The vending
machines were installed in cinema theaters and shopping malls. The vending
machines will give a pack...
Condom Vending Machines Provoke Protests
...o be protesting against the installation of condom vending
machines in the state. Women activists belonging t...the State Government's plans to install 500 condom vending
machines in public places in Chennai and 1,500 across the state. The groups have also given a call ...
The trident of unhealthy teen choices is early Lunch, Soft Drink Machine Income and Parents who relent
...environment, the study found. When there were more vending
machines, there tended to be less participation in the hot lunch program. Another factor affecting the school nutrition environment was parents and students getting fast food in the café which meant less of school meal programme. A major policy whi...
Valentine's Day Attraction: Sale Of Condoms In School Proposed
...l condoms in school through installation of condom vending
machines has been suggested by the third largest p... can prevent unwanted pregnancies." Reynolds said vending
machines would let pupils buy condoms easily and without guilt. "It's not for politicians to mandat...
Come September, Schools Will be better off Sans Junk foods
...ndards on food provided in schools – that includes vending
machines, tuck shops and cafeterias. According t...ves. The advice will cause a major ripple in the vending
industry, where school vending
machines have an estimated annual turnover of ￡45m. Joe Harvey, head ...
Antiviral Coating On Bank Notes, Photocopiers Could Help Check Epidemics
...und that applying antiviral coating on bank notes, vending
machines and photocopiers could be of immense help... Scientist. Applying the coatings to buttons on vending
machines, workplace photocopiers and fax machines could limit the spread of viruses, Ren said. Ren...
Immediate Attention Is Needed To Tackle the Obesity Crisis among Children
... soft drinks would be prohibited from canteens and vending
machines at all Victorian government primary and secondary schools by the end of the year. But low and no-sugar alternatives as will fruit juices with no added sugar would remain. She also asked the private and Catholic schools to follow the Gove...
Nutritious Beverages to be Sold in School
... However sugary pop sales in schools, mainly from vending
machines in secondary schools, won't stop immediately. The agreement calls for the beverage industry to spread the standards to 75 percent of schools nationwide by the start of the 2008-09 school year, with full compliance by 2009-10, as long as ex...
Research Scans Explain Why People Crave For Food
...of appetizing food through television advertising, vending
machines, or product packaging that were shown to promote sales. Dr Beaver stated that the findings might also have broader implications for understanding vulnerability to multiple forms of addiction and compulsive behaviours. He explained that the...
The persistent urge to eat: Loose control!!!
...romote food intake through television advertising, vending
machines, or product packaging." Another view comes from Dr Ian Campbell, an expert in obesity from Nottingham and medical director of the charity Weight Concern says, "This research this shows that it's not simply explained by a loss of will power...
Do Food Images Encourage Binge Eating and Obesity ?
...etizing food items through television advertising, vending
machines, or product packaging they tend to eat more and become obese. Through this study one can understand the vulnerability to multiple forms of addiction and compulsive behaviors. This gives an idea about drug cues in case of drug addicts. Dr I...
All State Run Schools Are To Ban Whole Milk To Children
...lunches and at break times, and to cartons sold in vending
machines. This ban was approved by the Food Standards Agency and was included in the nutritional standards for schools announced by Alan Johnson, the Education Secretary, last week. Though the focus at that time was regarding the ban on junk foods ...
Adults Needs to be Educated About the Dangers of Elevated TVs
...wareness campaign involving injuries from toppling vending
machines resulted in more units being secured to floors and walls, the researchers noted. “More aggressive education to warn parents about the risk of injury must be implemented so that more families will take the time to display their televisions ...
Canadian Parents Have a Rosy View of Their Children’s Health Status
...ould like to see all junk food removed from school vending
machines. 43% were keen on a new junk food tax. 63% would like to see tax breaks to encourage the purchase of healthy foods. 92% would like to see compulsory physical activity for children in schools. 87% considered that children should be taught the...
New Study To Find Means Of Reducing The Risk Of Diabetes In Youth
...ll have:· Healthier choices from the cafeteria and vending
machines (e.g., lower fat foods, more fruits and vegetables, and drinks with no added sugar) · Longer, more intense periods of physical activity· Activities and awareness campaigns that promote long-term healthy behaviours. After 2.5 years, all stu...
Kids From Low-Income Groups Could Enhance Their Nutrition By Choosing Better After School Snacks
...o light that the lunches offered in school and the vending
machines aren't the only places that need to be changed in order to improve the nutrition of the students. The researchers have explained that moderate changes in the kinds of snacks that are being offered at after-school programs would also have a c...