Fundacion Azteca and Fundacion Azteca America Present 50th Movimiento Azteca to Increase Awareness and Raise Funds for Prenatal and Natal Care
MEXICO CITY, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Fundacion Azteca in Mexico and
Fundacion Azteca America in the United States are proud to join efforts to
commemorate the 50th Movimiento Azteca. Both organizations are part of Grupo
Salinas, a Mexican conglomerate founded by entrepreneur Ricardo B. Salin...
The NewsHour With Jim Lehrer Reports From South Africa on Renewed Efforts to Combat HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis
...any of them living in Africa. South African health officials refer to these children as "the lost generation." Suarez visits a rural area in KwaZulu natal
where children, like the Masokas, act as the head of their households, struggling to raise their siblings and struggling to survive.
A web site d...
Medical Tourism Comes to Macao -- World's Largest Integrative One-Stop Wellness Centre MaloClinicSPA Opens at The Venetian(R) Macao-Resort-Hotel
-- Stress management
-- Asthma and upper respiratory management
-- Menopause and empowerment for change
-- Pregnancy -- pre natal
planning and care
-- Men's sexual health through the ageing process
-- Heart disease and prevention
-- Smoking cessation
-- Nutrition ...
Meijer Pharmacies to Offer Free Pre-Natal Vitamins
...ell-known brands of pre-natal vitamins. These
include NatalCare Plus, Ultra natal
Care Glosstabs, Advanced
NatalCare, and NataTab Rx.
It has been shown tha...
Females avoid incest by causing male relatives to leave home
...es decided to move away from home. The new research on spotted hyenas, published in Nature this week, shows that the reason most males move from their natal
group is because of female mate-choice the rules females use when choosing which of the many male group members will sire their offspring.
Union Budget: Impact on Health Sector
...er socio-economic group.
? There is also an attempt to merge various national health programmes, such as those taking care of immunization, ante- natal
care, nutrition and sanitation
The angavadi centers have been assigned to the helm of affairs.
The finance minister announced that 320,000 As...
Maternity leave mooted for South African girls
In 2004, 632 schoolgirls became pregnant at schools in the KwaZulu natal
province, compared to 887 this year, according to a survey that noted most ... four months off school as an incentive to fall pregnant.
The KwaZulu natal
survey meanwhile showed in the province of high unemployment rates some gir...
'Ire' of Irish Moms pained over maternity services in Ireland.
...ted by most hospitals there like extremely long waiting periods during ante natal
check–ups, little or dismally poor communication between the doctors and pa...he fact that most women are put through a battery of procedures during ante natal
period and during delivery involving new technology which most women feel i...
Compulsory Rural Stint for Doctors: Ramadoss
...cing the burden of diseases in rural areas.
The health ministry also plans to train medical students in carrying out safe deliveries and in neo natal
care. Through providing doctors with multi skills, it hopes to meet the acute shortage of trained personnel in rural areas.
"Of the 3,222 commu...
Sex Determination Test Informers to be Rewarded
Health authorities said show cause notices have been served on four ultrasound centres in Kaithal town for violating provisions of the Pre natal
Diagnostic Techniques (PNDT) Act.
If these centres fail to furnish satisfactory replies their registration will be cancelled and their ultrasoun...
Temporary infidelity may contribute to the stability of ancient relationships
...al queens from different colonies sometimes start nests very close together and wondered if young queens were given fungi from a nest other than their natal
nestwould they treat it as their own fungal crop?
"That's exactly what happens," said Poulsen, now research associate at the University of Wisconsin...
You don't call, you don't write: Connectivity in marine fish populations
... Because they knew the exact locations of both the natal
anemone and the anemone in which the juvenile sett...es found juveniles as far away as 35 km from their natal
lagoons. These wayward offspring play an important...Regardless of time of year, species of anemone, or natal
lagoon, 40 percent of the juveniles seemed somehow...
No place like home: New theory for how salmon, sea turtles find their birthplace
...elves began life, a process scientists refer to as natal
"What we are proposing is that natal
homing can be explained in terms of animals learni...g the way, is not known. Scientists speculate that natal
homing evolved because individuals that returned t...
Scientists Find new migratory patterns for Mediterranean and Western Atlantic bluefin tuna
...ten return to their place of origin but this study is the first to document natal
homing for a large, highly migratory fish. "Our study clearly shows that bluefin tuna possess remarkable natal
homing abilities that rival those of Pacific salmon and migratory birds. Ne...
Fishy future written in the genes
...ung 'stay home' rather that settle on distant reefs.
"Our work clearly indicates that this damselfish is a homebody that rarely moves far from its natal
reef. When these fish do move, they don't go far and tend to relocate to neighbouring reefs and this can be seen in their genes. What is also clear is...
Professor Brian Greenwood awarded first Hideyo Noguchi Africa Award
...ingitis which still kill over two million African children every year.
Professor Malegapuru William Makgoba, Vice-Chancellor & Principal of Kawzulu natal
University, and Chair of the Medical Services Selection Sub-Committee, summarized the importance of the Hideyo Noguchi Prize thus: In combining resear...
Unfavorable ocean conditions likely cause of low 2007 salmon returns along West Coast
...the low food production of the California Current in 2005 that occurred when this years returning salmon would have been entering the ocean from their natal
streams to feed and grow.
The cold waters of the California Current flow southward from the northern Pacific along the West Coast and are associate...
Early environment may be key to determining bird migration location
...tion as climate change makes their winter habitats hotter and drier.
We found that where the birds go in their first winter, a process called natal
dispersal, may determine the area, within several hundred miles, where they will breed over their lifetime, said Colin Studds, the University of Maryl...
How baby fish find a home
...tunity in benthic organisms to colonize new habitats, but how far from home are these new habitats? They can range from tens of kilometers away to the natal
reef (reef of origin). Ideally, well discover crucial inputs for a new generation of biophysical larval dispersal models vital to achieving a better u...
8 plants from South Africa may hold potential for treating high blood pressure
...w examined the effectiveness of 16 plants growing in the country's Kwa-Zulu natal
region and concluded that eight plant extracts may hold value for treating ... to identify indigenous plants consumed by the local population in Kwa-Zulu natal
that hold potential antihypertensive properties, the researchers examined 1...