Health check up to Hajj pilgrims to avoid bird flu
Saudi Arabia is gearing up to face around 2.5 million Hajj
pilgrims and the authorities are making health screening when they enter Saudi Arabia to all the Hajj
pilgrims to avoid the spread of bird flu infection//. World wide the threat of pandemic bird flu infection is very high and the chances of...
Muslim Nations Urged To Address Health Needs
... health-related issues of global concern, such as international health regulation, tobacco addiction, women and childrens' health, preparation for the hajj
season and preparedness for a pandemic influenza outbreak, among other things.
Stigma, Lack of Education, Prevent the Spread of HIV in Afghanistan
...of Health keeps the identity of HIV-positive people confidential to prevent stigma. The health ministry also is working with the country's Ministry of hajj
and Religious Affairs to educate religious leaders, who often are the most influential people in villages, to promote HIV/AIDS education and reduce st...
Cancer-hit Geelani to Travel Abroad for Specialized Treatment
...r request," Akbar said.
Geelani's passport was impounded in 1981 and he has not been allowed to move out of India. But he was permitted to go on hajj
pilgrimage in 2006.
"We hope India will consider our appeal on humanitarian grounds and allow Geelani to travel abroad," Akbar said.
Hajj Pilgrims Need Flu Shots – Says British Doctor
...rs are being vaccinated before they go – says the British doctors.
pilgrimage is considered to be one of the largest annual gathering of peopl...gues in an editorial for December issue of British Medical Journal.
pilgrimage, this year will start by December 28 and last for seven days and...