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Hip and Knee Replacements Becoming More Patient-friendly

...on, Wockhardt Hospitals. The demonstration and a workshop on the technology marked the opening of the Workhardts Centre for Joint Replacement. The two doctors explained the multiple benefits this innovative technology offers to patients. Detailing the new treatment modalities, Dr. Randle said, "Globall...

Indian Yoga Expert Teaches Fitness Mantras to Lahoris

An Indian Yoga expert has organized a three-day workshop on the ancient Indian science in Lahore . Dr Rajesh Mishra, the founder director of Yoga Darshan, India, in his lecture on Yoga, Stress and Personality, organised by the Sukh Chan Wellness Club, said, yoga could help the people of Lahore keep health...

Patient Confidentiality Must Be Ensured-UNAIDS

...curity of HIV Information were developed through a workshop supported by the United States President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief. According to the guidelines, using data for public health goals must be balanced against the rights of individuals to privacy and confidentiality. Among the recommendations, ...

Routine Hib Vaccination Could Save Innumerable Asian Children

...tudy supported the conclusions of the consultative workshop organized in June 2006 by WHO around the introduction of the Hib vaccine into Bangladesh," said Dr. Md. Abdul Quader Mian, Deputy Director EPI and Programme Manager Child Health and LCC, Ministry of Health, Bangladesh. In spite of a growing body...

UK to Support Third Phase of India's AIDS Control Programme

...made by Susanna Moorehead, Head of DFID India at a workshop on HIV-AIDS yesterday. Sujatha Rao, Director General of NACO, giving her keynote speech at the workshop, said: "The HIV epidemic in India continues to be largely concentrated in high-risk groups. However, there is evidence that more women are b...

Hib Vaccination can Prevent Pneumonia

...tudy supported the conclusions of the consultative workshop organized in June 2006 by WHO around the introduction of the Hib vaccine into Bangladesh. The study was conducted by researchers from International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR, B), Dhaka Shishu Hospital and John Hopkin...

Government to Amend Birth Registration Act

...ere. Sikri was addressing some leading NGOs at a workshop -"Promoting Government: Civil Society Partnerships to achieve Universal Birth Registration" - organised jointly by the UNICEF and the NGO Plan India. According to government estimates, states that are lagging behind most are Bihar and Jharkhand whe...

Government to Amend Birth Registration Act

...ere. Sikri was addressing some leading NGOs at a workshop - 'Promoting Government: Civil Society Partnerships to achieve Universal Birth Registration'- organised jointly by the UNICEF and the NGO Plan India. According to government estimates, states that are lagging behind most are Bihar and Jharkhand whe...

University of Arkansas to Ban Tobacco from Its Campus

...e comprehensive ban late in 2005 after attending a workshop on tobacco-free campuses in Springfield, Mo. Serafini said the success of the policies at the other two UA campuses influenced that decision, along with the fact that most hospitals in the state have gone tobacco-free. Even more impetus for change ca...

Armed Forces Enroll Wives in Fighting HIV/AIDS

...ere distributed to more than 100 participants at a workshop for Armed Forces Wives Welfare Associations. The... were discharged from service in 2004 alone. The workshop and the focus on Peer Group among wives of soldiers is part of a thrust programme in the armed force...

India to Protect Its Forests With the Aid of Austrian NGO

...ogramme, IIASA, said in his inaugural address at a workshop here Wednesday. "I am hopeful that this workshop will bring out positive results for the green cover of the country," Nilsson added. The three-day ...

PFOA and PFOS Detected in Newborns

...e previously reported at the Society of Toxicology workshop held in February and at the International Conference on Environmental Epidemiology and Exposure held last September. “When we began this research we weren’t sure what we would find, because previously there was very little information about fetal ex...

Exports Of Herbal & Dietary Products Has Huge Potential

... Inaugurated the Orientation and Capacity Building workshop for the CEOs of State Medicinal Plant// Boards on ...dicinal plants as an alternative crop. The two-day workshop has been organized by the National Medicinal Plants Board in collaboration with Foundation for Revit...

Fashion Fraternity Turns Socially Conscious

...ol in a 14-acre mango grove and Dhurie - a weaving workshop sponsored by UNESCO. Kotwara is a shelter for crafts like chikan, zardozi and dhurie with inputs in design from Meera and Muzaffar Ali. Their team trained at the National Institute of Design (NID) and the National Institute of Fashion Technology (NI...

UAE Analyses HIV Policies to Plan National Strategy

...AIDS situation in the country at a workshop. The workshop was the first of many steps needed to formulate a national response to the disease, said Nada Al Marzouqi, head of the UAE HIV Committee at the health ministry. According to official statistics, 645 reported cases of AIDS were reported among the UA...

UNESCO Launches HIV/AIDS Education Kit in Nepal to Combat Epidemic

...Ministry of Education, was pre-tested in a two day workshop in November 2006 followed by further training last December. The kit includes comprehensive information on the nature and transmission of HIV and AIDS, HIV prevalence in the world and Asia, the impact of the pandemic on educational systems, the nee...

Epigenetics to Shape Stem Cell Future

...ropean Science Foundation organised the EuroSTELLS workshop ‘Exploring chromatin in stem cells.’ “Epigenetics and stem cell biology are such clear strengths in the European research community,” remarked Bradley Bernstein, a guest speaker from Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston. “We’ve found ourselves w...

India Lags Far Behind in Controlling Maternal Deaths

...erning safe motherhood. Gogoi was speaking at a workshop on maternal mortality organised by UNICEF in Gwalior last week. Talking about the successes in reducing MMR in other countries, Gogoi said there are various facets that have been worked upon in those countries, which if looked into here would brin...

Physicians Enlisted in Efforts to Keep Demented Drivers Off the Road

... Louis and elsewhere have developed a three-hour workshop that trains health care providers to identify pote...er and colleagues reported on the effects of their workshop after presentations to health professionals in seven Missouri locations, including a number of rural...

Madhya Pradesh Students to Campaign Against AIDS

...to spread this awareness. The students were in a workshop organised by the Makhanlal Chaturvedi University of Journalism here as part of a 'Unite for Children, Unite Against AIDS' drive aimed at engaging the young to prevent the deadly disease. The campaign, in association with the Madhya Pradesh State AI...

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