Plan to Grade GPs Received a Lukewarm Response by BMA
According to the Royal College of GPs they plan to introduce a system in which the GPs would be graded by a Michelin-style rating system // . They are asking the government to vote in favor for the new scheme of grading but ministers and the British Medical Association were not very keen. According...
United Nations draws flak Due to Lukewarm AIDS Prevention Measures
The International AIDS Society is grossly disappointed with the UN General Assembly declaration on HIV/AIDS, which has done precious little to facilitate all the earmarked prevention programs needed to battle the pandemic. //
Executive Director Craig McClure of The International AIDS Society...
Consumer Reports Survey: HMOs Beat PPOs on Cost, Customer Support and Billing Services
...past two years, and only 64 percent of those surveyed were "Very" or "Completely" satisfied with their current health insurance plan.
"That's a lukewarm
response and a slight drop from the 67 percent in our 2007 report," said Mandy Walker, senior project editor for Consumer Reports . "In terms of serv...
Recession Got You Scratching Your Head, New Scalpicin(R) Anti-Itch Wipes Can Help
...sh ingredients, which can dry out the scalp and irritate existing scalp conditions. Read ingredient labels before purchasing.
Shampoo hair in lukewarm
water -- hot water strips away natural oils of the scalp that protect the skin. Avoid over washing hair, which can also strip protective oils.
As New Administration Takes Office, Deloitte Report Identifies $530 Billion Savings Opportunity for Health Care Reform Over Next 10 Years
... 50 percent or more of the amount spent on health care in the United States is wasted.
Nearly 75 percent of respondents outright oppose or are lukewarm
to tax increases to cover the uninsured, and 63 percent express concern about forcing individuals to have health insurance. Requiring employers to pro...
BMA Calls for Flexible Working as Number of Women Doctors Swell
...octors are demoralised and uncertain about their careers. Around one in seven (15%) say that on graduation their desire to practise medicine is either lukewarm
or weak. Fewer than a fifth (16%) are confident that they will automatically get a job on completion of their training.
Dr Hilborne says: Thes...
Manmohan Singh to Meet UN Chief, Discuss Climate Change
...rming, and not let temperatures rise more than two degrees Celsius, a plan that would require halving greenhouse emissions by 2050. She has met with a lukewarm
response, especially from the U.S., where greenhouse emissions have risen 1.6 per cent a year since 2000, and by two per cent annually as far as the o...
Antipsychotic Drug Controls Some Symptoms in Autism Disorder
...’s Hospital of Philadelphia, said that the authors’ weak support for the medication in the conclusion surprised her.
“The researchers seemed to be lukewarm
towards their positive findings,” said Levy, who was not involved with the study. “From my personal experience, this medication can be quite helpful f...
Good Morning! "Have Safe Sex Please"
...ndoms on the front page.
"Earlier we distributed condoms at wine shops and bars, through milk vendors and at pan (tobacco) shops but we met with lukewarm
response," said Ashok Kumar, the director of Andhra Pradesh State for AIDS Control Society. The papers were sent around to more than 50 villages and t...
Handling skin irritation induced by Radiation Therapy
...i-itch creams onto the affected area.
? Wear protective clothing to avoid sun exposure.
? Avoid tight fitting blouses and bras.
? Use lukewarm
water and mild soap that is recommended by the radiation oncology team on the treated area.
? Avoid using ice packs, commercial deodorants and sk...