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Business Standard India
FSSAI recommends ban on potassium bromate use as food additivesaid. The regulator has recommended removal of potassium bromate from the list
FSSAI recommends ban on potassium bromate use as food additive
Business Standard India / Posted 13 minutes ago
said. The regulator has recommended removal of potassium bromate from the list of permissible food additives to the Health Ministry. Yesterday, the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) said that nearly 84% of 38 commonly available... Read more
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Newsmax
Paralysis Syndrome Linked to ZikaThe World Health Organization says there is now scientific consensus that Zika
Paralysis Syndrome Linked to Zika
Newsmax / Posted 20 minutes ago
The World Health Organization says there is now scientific consensus that Zika is a cause of both disorders. Haiti's health ministry has reported no cases of microcephaly but 11 cases of Guillain-Barre, including two definitively linked to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Doctors Reject All Medical AidWe've since taken the matter to the Competition and Tariff Commission. "We've
Doctors Reject All Medical Aid
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 minutes ago
We've since taken the matter to the Competition and Tariff Commission. "We've also taken the matter to Parliament and the Health Ministry and we hope it'll be given due attention." The doctors say some medical schemes owe them money from as far... Read more
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dna
Assocham blames CSE for spreading panic among consumers on bread products; drop in salestowards of ease of doing business by relaxing the inspector raj, the NGO polici
Assocham blames CSE for spreading panic among consumers on bread products; drop in sales
dna / Posted 31 minutes ago
towards of ease of doing business by relaxing the inspector raj, the NGO policing may harm many times." Rawat said, the Health Ministry and the FSSAI should immediately come out with a clarification on the bread controversy. If need be, the... Read more
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dna
FSSAI recommends ban on potassium bromate use as food additivesaid. The regulator has recommended removal of potassium bromate from the list
FSSAI recommends ban on potassium bromate use as food additive
dna / Posted 31 minutes ago
said. The regulator has recommended removal of potassium bromate from the list of permissible food additives to the Health Ministry. On Monday, the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) said that nearly 84 per cent of 38 commonly... Read more
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The Economic Times
NEET Ordinance gets President Pranab Mukherjee's assent, decks cleared for UG medical admissions by statesthis year [2016-17] in view of their difficulties," he told reporters. Mukherj
NEET Ordinance gets President Pranab Mukherjee's assent, decks cleared for UG medical admissions by states
The Economic Times / Posted 47 minutes ago
this year [2016-17] in view of their difficulties," he told reporters. Mukherjee signed the Ordinance this morning after Health Ministry officials returned with the file addressing all the queries raised by him. Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi... Read more
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The Hindu
Chemicals in bread: Govt. awaiting FSSAI reportthyroid disorders but India has not banned their use. Reacting to the CSE repo
Chemicals in bread: Govt. awaiting FSSAI report
The Hindu / Posted 57 minutes ago
thyroid disorders but India has not banned their use. Reacting to the CSE report, Mr. Nadda had yesterday said that the Health Ministry was seized of the matter and had directed his officials to report to him on an urgent basis. “There is no... Read more
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The Financial Express
Cancer-causing chemicals in bread: Govt waiting for FSSAI report to initiate actionthyroid disorders but India has not banned their use. Reacting to the CSE repo
Cancer-causing chemicals in bread: Govt waiting for FSSAI report to initiate action
The Financial Express / Posted an hour ago
thyroid disorders but India has not banned their use. Reacting to the CSE report, Nadda had yesterday said that the Health Ministry was seized of the matter and had directed his officials to report to him on an urgent basis. “There is no... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cancer-causing chemicals in bread: Govt waiting for FSSAIthyroid disorders but India has not banned their use. Reacting to the CSE repo
Cancer-causing chemicals in bread: Govt waiting for FSSAI
Business Standard India / Posted an hour ago
thyroid disorders but India has not banned their use. Reacting to the CSE report, Nadda had yesterday said that the Health Ministry was seized of the matter and had directed his officials to report to him on an urgent basis. "There is no... Read more
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FOX News
Bial is maker of trial drug that hospitalized six volunteers: French ministerperson has been left brain dead and five others are in a serious condition afte
Bial is maker of trial drug that hospitalized six volunteers: French minister
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
person has been left brain dead and five others are in a serious condition after taking part in the clinical trial in western France, the French health ministry said earlier. (Reporting by Ingrid Melander and Matthias Blamont; Editing by James Reg... Read more
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dna
All private medical colleges to come under NEET: JP Naddawhich has a provision for states to keep out of NEET for a year. Mukherjee sig
All private medical colleges to come under NEET: JP Nadda
dna / Posted an hour ago
which has a provision for states to keep out of NEET for a year. Mukherjee signed the Ordinance this morning after Health Ministry officials returned with the file addressing all the queries raised by him. Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi... Read more
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The Hindu
NEET Ordinance gets President Pranab Mukherjee's approvalexam from the next academic session. The President had sought more information
NEET Ordinance gets President Pranab Mukherjee's approval
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
exam from the next academic session. The President had sought more information and clarification on few points from the Health Ministry over the decision to bring an ordinance. Need for more information was conveyed to Health Minister J.P.... Read more
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asianage
Private colleges to come under NEET Union Health Ministerwhich has a provision for states to keep out of NEET for a year. Mukherjee sig
Private colleges to come under NEET Union Health Minister
asianage / Posted 2 hours ago
which has a provision for states to keep out of NEET for a year. Mukherjee signed the Ordinance this morning after Health Ministry officials returned with the file addressing all the queries raised by him. Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi... Read more
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asianage
Private colleges to come under NEET: Union Health Ministerwhich has a provision for states to keep out of NEET for a year. Mukherjee sig
Private colleges to come under NEET: Union Health Minister
asianage / Posted 2 hours ago
which has a provision for states to keep out of NEET for a year. Mukherjee signed the Ordinance this morning after Health Ministry officials returned with the file addressing all the queries raised by him. Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi... Read more
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dna
NEET not deferred, given firm statutory basis with states' concerns addressed: JP Naddabe covered under NEET. The President had earlier sought more information and c
NEET not deferred, given firm statutory basis with states' concerns addressed: JP Nadda
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
be covered under NEET. The President had earlier sought more information and clarification on few points from the Union Health Ministry over the decision to bring an ordinance on NEET. Nadda had yesterday met President Mukherjee to answer his... Read more
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The Financial Express
NEET ordinance will end unhealthy trends practiced by pvt medical colleges: Venkaiah Naiduagreed with the Centre The President had earlier sought more information and cl
NEET ordinance will end unhealthy trends practiced by pvt medical colleges: Venkaiah Naidu
The Financial Express / Posted 5 hours ago
agreed with the Centre The President had earlier sought more information and clarification on few points from the Union Health Ministry over the decision to bring an ordinance on NEET. Union Health and Family Welfare Minister J.P. Nadda had met... Read more
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dna
NEET ordinance will end unhealthy trends practiced by private medical colleges: Venkaiah Naidube covered under NEET. The President had earlier sought more information and c
NEET ordinance will end unhealthy trends practiced by private medical colleges: Venkaiah Naidu
dna / Posted 5 hours ago
be covered under NEET. The President had earlier sought more information and clarification on few points from the Union Health Ministry over the decision to bring an ordinance on NEET. Union Health and Family Welfare Minister JP Nadda had met... Read more
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The Telegraph
President signs NEET ordinance, flies off to China on 4-day visittook the file back and returned it on Tuesday morning. The government fielded
President signs NEET ordinance, flies off to China on 4-day visit
The Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
took the file back and returned it on Tuesday morning. The government fielded attorney General Mukul Rohatgi and senior health ministry officials. The government chose the ordinance route after the Supreme Court turned down objections by the... Read more
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dna
Zika virus looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion banshe said. "Babies aren't to blame for Zika and the mistakes people make. Babies
Zika virus looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion ban
dna / Posted 6 hours ago
she said. "Babies aren't to blame for Zika and the mistakes people make. Babies are a blessing from God." The country's health ministry has advised women to postpone pregnancy until 2017 after a rise of babies born in Brazil withmicrocephaly, a... Read more
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The Financial Express
NEET 2016: President Pranab Mukherjee signs ordinance to keep state boards out this yearentrance test (NEET) for MBBS and dental courses for this year. The President
NEET 2016: President Pranab Mukherjee signs ordinance to keep state boards out this year
The Financial Express / Posted 7 hours ago
entrance test (NEET) for MBBS and dental courses for this year. The President promulgated the ordinance this morning after Health Ministry officials returned with the file addressing all the queries raised by him, official sources said. Attorney... Read more
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Business Standard India
President Mukherjee says NEET wont apply to states, agrees with centreHe had earlier sought more information from the Health Ministry over the decisi
President Mukherjee says NEET wont apply to states, agrees with centre
Business Standard India / Posted 7 hours ago
He had earlier sought more information from the Health Ministry over the decision to bring the ordinance President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday signed the central government's... Read more
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The Economic Times
CSE raises red flag on additive in bread, seeks ban citing health riskNEW DELHI: The Union health ministry asked for a detailed report on the finding
CSE raises red flag on additive in bread, seeks ban citing health risk
The Economic Times / Posted 7 hours ago
NEW DELHI: The Union health ministry asked for a detailed report on the findings of Centre for Science and Environment ( CSE ) suggesting presence of potassium bromate, classified as a possible carcinogen by World Health Organisation, in most Indian... Read more
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The Economic Times
President signs ordinance keeping state boards out of NEET this yearThe President promulgated the ordinance this morning after Health Ministry offi
President signs ordinance keeping state boards out of NEET this year
The Economic Times / Posted 7 hours ago
The President promulgated the ordinance this morning after Health Ministry officials returned with the file addressing all the queries raised by him, official sources said. Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi was at the President's Secretariat early this... Read more
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The Hindu
NEET Ordinance gets President Pranab Mukherjee's approvalexam from the next academic session. The President had sought more information
NEET Ordinance gets President Pranab Mukherjee's approval
The Hindu / Posted 7 hours ago
exam from the next academic session. The President had sought more information and clarification on few points from the Health Ministry over the decision to bring an ordinance. Need for more information was conveyed to Health Minister J.P.... Read more
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The Financial Express
CSE report on cancer-causing chemicals in bread, pizza put Britannia, Jubilant FoodWorks, Westlife Development stocks under pressurevirtually all top brands in Delhi contained cancer-causing chemicals, a study r
CSE report on cancer-causing chemicals in bread, pizza put Britannia, Jubilant FoodWorks, Westlife Development stocks under pressure
The Financial Express / Posted 8 hours ago
virtually all top brands in Delhi contained cancer-causing chemicals, a study released on Monday said, prompting the Union Health Ministry to order a probe. Shares of Westlife Development which operates the McDonald’s chain of restaurants in west... Read more
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Business Standard India
President says NEET wont apply to states, agrees with centresays NEET wont apply to states, agrees with centrePresident Mukherjee had earli
President says NEET wont apply to states, agrees with centre
Business Standard India / Posted 8 hours ago
says NEET wont apply to states, agrees with centrePresident Mukherjee had earlier sought more information from the Health Ministry over the decision to bring the ordinance President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday signed the central... Read more
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asianage
Pranab Mukherjee signs Ordinance to put NEET on hold for a yearPranab Mukherjee (Photo: PTI) Mukherjee had on Monday sought more information
Pranab Mukherjee signs Ordinance to put NEET on hold for a year
asianage / Posted 8 hours ago
Pranab Mukherjee (Photo: PTI) Mukherjee had on Monday sought more information and clarification on few points from the Health Ministry. New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday signed an executive order putting on hold the uniform... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Concern in Haiti over emerging condition linked to ZikaThe World Health Organization says there is now scientific consensus that Zika
Concern in Haiti over emerging condition linked to Zika
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 hours ago
The World Health Organization says there is now scientific consensus that Zika is a cause of both disorders. Haiti’s health ministry has reported no cases of microcephaly but 11 cases of Guillain-Barre, including two definitively linked to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Positive results for Taranaki DHB health targetsTuesday, 24 May 2016, 3:34 pmPress Release: Taranaki District Health Board Tara
Positive results for Taranaki DHB health targets
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 hours ago
Tuesday, 24 May 2016, 3:34 pmPress Release: Taranaki District Health Board Taranaki District Health Board Health Targets 2015/2016 – Quarter Three... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Concern in Haiti over emerging condition linked to ZikaThe World Health Organization says there is now scientific consensus that Zika
Concern in Haiti over emerging condition linked to Zika
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 hours ago
The World Health Organization says there is now scientific consensus that Zika is a cause of both disorders. Haiti’s health ministry has reported no cases of microcephaly but 11 cases of Guillain-Barre, including two definitively linked to... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Bread you eat can cause cancer; health ministry orders probebanned in many countries because of “hazardous” effect on human health. Within
Bread you eat can cause cancer; health ministry orders probe
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
banned in many countries because of “hazardous” effect on human health. Within hours of the report’s release, the Union health ministry ordered a probe into the matter, with Union health minister J.P. Nadda saying that he had told his officials... Read more
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asianage
Bread you eat can cause cancer: CSEbanned in many countries because of “hazardous” effect on human health. Within
Bread you eat can cause cancer: CSE
asianage / Posted 16 hours ago
banned in many countries because of “hazardous” effect on human health. Within hours of the report’s release, the Union health ministry ordered a probe into the matter, with Union health minister J.P. Nadda saying that he had told his officials... Read more
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asianage
Bread you eat can cause cancer CSEbanned in many countries because of “hazardous” effect on human health. Within
Bread you eat can cause cancer CSE
asianage / Posted 16 hours ago
banned in many countries because of “hazardous” effect on human health. Within hours of the report’s release, the Union health ministry ordered a probe into the matter, with Union health minister J.P. Nadda saying that he had told his officials... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Watch the bread you eat, cancer-causing chemicals in it, says studyvirtually all top brands in Delhi contained cancer-causing chemicals, a study r
Watch the bread you eat, cancer-causing chemicals in it, says study
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
virtually all top brands in Delhi contained cancer-causing chemicals, a study released on Monday said, prompting the Union health ministry to order a probe. Nearly 84 percent of 38 commonly available brands of pre- packaged breads including pav... Read more
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The Columbian
Concern in Haiti over emerging condition linked to ZikaThe World Health Organization says there is now scientific consensus that Zika
Concern in Haiti over emerging condition linked to Zika
The Columbian / Posted 17 hours ago
The World Health Organization says there is now scientific consensus that Zika is a cause of both disorders. Haiti’s health ministry has reported no cases of microcephaly but 11 cases of Guillain-Barre, including two definitively linked to... Read more
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asianage
JP Nadda briefs President on NEET ordinancewith the President lasted more than half an hour, discussions continued through
JP Nadda briefs President on NEET ordinance
asianage / Posted 17 hours ago
with the President lasted more than half an hour, discussions continued through the day and late into Monday night between health ministry officials and the President’s Secretariat after the President sought fresh information regarding the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zika looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion banFoundation. “Babies aren’t to blame for Zika and the mistakes people make. Babi
Zika looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion ban
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 hours ago
Foundation. “Babies aren’t to blame for Zika and the mistakes people make. Babies are a blessing from God.” El Salvador’s health ministry has advised women to postpone pregnancy until 2017 after a rise of babies born in Brazil with microcephaly, a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Health Minister Nadda briefs President Mukherjee on NEETas regional languages, different syllabi and on-going state board examinations.
Health Minister Nadda briefs President Mukherjee on NEET
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 hours ago
as regional languages, different syllabi and on-going state board examinations. The President reportedly had asked the health ministry to explain the rationale behind taking the ordinance route to keep state boards out of NEET for this year,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Concern in Haiti over emerging condition linked to ZikaThe World Health Organization says there is now scientific consensus that Zika
Concern in Haiti over emerging condition linked to Zika
Daily Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
The World Health Organization says there is now scientific consensus that Zika is a cause of both disorders. Haiti's health ministry has reported no cases of microcephaly but 11 cases of Guillain-Barre, including two definitively linked to... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Companies found at fault in fatal French drug trialThe French Health Ministry has found fault with the two companies that were par
Companies found at fault in fatal French drug trial
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 20 hours ago
The French Health Ministry has found fault with the two companies that were part of a French drug trial that went wrong in January, killing one person and hospitalizing five others. The ministry released a report Monday from its ongoing... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Concern in Haiti over emerging condition linked to ZikaThe World Health Organization says there is now scientific consensus that Zika
Concern in Haiti over emerging condition linked to Zika
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 21 hours ago
The World Health Organization says there is now scientific consensus that Zika is a cause of both disorders. Haiti's health ministry has reported no cases of microcephaly but 11 cases of Guillain-Barre, including two definitively linked to... Read more
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Salon.com
Concern in Haiti over emerging condition linked to ZikaThe World Health Organization says there is now scientific consensus that Zika
Concern in Haiti over emerging condition linked to Zika
Salon.com / Posted 21 hours ago
The World Health Organization says there is now scientific consensus that Zika is a cause of both disorders. Haiti’s health ministry has reported no cases of microcephaly but 11 cases of Guillain-Barre, including two definitively linked to... Read more
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The Financial Express
JP Nadda briefs President Pranab Mukherjee on Ordinance on medical entrance examJuly 24. Nearly 6.5 lakh students have already taken the medical entrance test
JP Nadda briefs President Pranab Mukherjee on Ordinance on medical entrance exam
The Financial Express / Posted 22 hours ago
July 24. Nearly 6.5 lakh students have already taken the medical entrance test in the first phase of NEET held on May 1. Health Ministry sources said that seven states will take medical exams as per NEET while in six other states, around 4 lakh... Read more
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dna
Cancer-causing chemicals found in top bread brands: CSE, Health ministryvirtually all top brands in Delhi contained cancer-causing chemicals, a study r
Cancer-causing chemicals found in top bread brands: CSE, Health ministry
dna / Posted 22 hours ago
virtually all top brands in Delhi contained cancer-causing chemicals, a study released on Monday said, prompting the Union Health Ministry to order a probe. Nearly 84 percent of 38 commonly available brands of pre- packaged breads including pav... Read more
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Daily News
Get vaccinated against yellow feveraffected African and South American countries should get vaccined against yello
Get vaccinated against yellow fever
Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
affected African and South American countries should get vaccined against yellow fever 10 days prior to departure, the Health Ministry stated. According to the Health Ministry announcement, the vaccine is available free at the Assistant Port... Read more
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dna
NEET issue: JP Nadda briefs President Mukherjee on Ordinance on medical entrance examJuly 24. Nearly 6.5 lakh students have already taken the medical entrance test
NEET issue: JP Nadda briefs President Mukherjee on Ordinance on medical entrance exam
dna / Posted 23 hours ago
July 24. Nearly 6.5 lakh students have already taken the medical entrance test in the first phase of NEET held on May 1. Health Ministry sources said that seven states will take medical exams as per NEET while in six other states, around 4 lakh... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Bread contains cancer-causing chemicals, says CSENew Delhi: Bread samples in Delhi contained cancer-causing chemicals, a study r
Bread contains cancer-causing chemicals, says CSE
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
New Delhi: Bread samples in Delhi contained cancer-causing chemicals, a study released today said, prompting the Union Health Ministry to order a probe. Nearly 84 percent of 38 commonly available brands of pre- packaged breads including pav and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stigma Against HIV/Aids Patients HighThere are approximately 1.6 million people living with HIV in Uganda according
Stigma Against HIV/Aids Patients High
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
There are approximately 1.6 million people living with HIV in Uganda according to health ministry figures. An index survey among people living with and affected by HIV/Aids in central and south-western Uganda has shown that stigma, both internal and... Read more
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FOX News
Zika looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion banaren't to blame for Zika and the mistakes people make. Babies are a blessing fr
Zika looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion ban
FOX News / Posted yesterday
aren't to blame for Zika and the mistakes people make. Babies are a blessing from God." More on this... El Salvador's health ministry has advised women to postpone pregnancy until 2017 after a rise of babies born in Brazil with microcephaly, a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Zika looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion banFoundation. "Babies aren't to blame for Zika and the mistakes people make. Babi
Zika looms but El Salvador stands firm on abortion ban
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
Foundation. "Babies aren't to blame for Zika and the mistakes people make. Babies are a blessing from God." El Salvador's health ministry has advised women to postpone pregnancy until 2017 after a rise of babies born in Brazil with microcephaly, a... Read more
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