Tag: "vow" at medical news
Couple infected with HIV marry in Kerala
...IV (Human Immuno-deficiency Virus) positive took a vow
of living together till their last breath in Palakkad district of Kerala recently. // The couple deliberated a lot before taking this decision and decided not to produce any child as a precaution against AIDS (Acquired Immuno Deficiency Syndrome)....
Misconceptions Put AIDS Patients In Tight-Spot
...y Wednesday, "all women suffering from AIDS should vow
to take care of their own health and live a life of dignity through self-help and economic independence," she added. --Edited IANS...
Virginity Vows by Teens may Mask Truth
...out 13 percent of 20,745 adolescents had taken the vow
of virginity, but just a year later, completely denied having taken any such pledge. On the contrary those who had been frank about their sexual activity in 1995 seemed to have nil sexual activity in 1996. According to the implications of this find...
Its in your ‘hands’ to fight fatal nosocomial infectios
...30th nation to join hands with the WHO in taking a vow
to make every effort to reduce health care acquired infections according to Sir Liam Donaldson, chairman of the World Alliance for Patient Safety.In an interview he emphasized the need to train, assess and improve the skills of all health workers to ...
Skewed Sex Ratio! No Problem, We Will Buy Tribes - Says Patel Community In Gujarat
...rom the community have gathered early this year to vow
to fight against this raising issue of scarcity in the female population including a vow
not to indulge in sex determination tests. Source-Eurekalert SR...
Families Need Help to Deal With Aftermath of Suicide Attempts
...the stark reality. //Others spring into action and vow
never again to let the child who attempted suicide of their sight. But no matter how a family deals with the aftermath of a suicide, they are forever changed by it. “The repercussions from a suicide attempt can go on for years,” says Daniel Hoover, ...
Sixteen-year-old UK Girl Demands Right to Wear 'purity Ring'
...o The Independent, Lydia Playfoot, who has taken a vow
of sexual abstinence, accuses her school in West Sussex of discriminating against Christians after the headmaster introduced a ban on "purity rings". Lydia argued that she is being treated differently to Sikh and Muslim pupils who she says can wear...
Virginity Rules-Meant To Be Broken?
...theastern Texas, advocates of abstinence education vow
to fight for their mission because to them, it is not just a matter of sexuality or even public health. Getting a teenager to the other side of high school without viruses or babies is a bonus, but not the real goal. They see casual sex as toxic to f...
Britneys Confession - 'I'm Not a Virgin'
...th former boyfriend Justin Timberlake despite her vow
to remain a virgin until she was married. "I've only slept with one person my whole life," she said. "It was two years into my relationship with Justin, and I thought he was the one. But I was wrong!" Britney said to a magazine The most painfu...