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Hindustantimes.com
Gunmen take medical staff hostage in Armenia standoffspokesman Ashot Aharonyan wrote on Facebook. “The police are taking steps to f
Gunmen take medical staff hostage in Armenia standoff
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 hours ago
spokesman Ashot Aharonyan wrote on Facebook. “The police are taking steps to free the doctors through negotiations.” A health ministry spokesperson said later on Facebook that one of the nurses had been freed. “Three other health... Read more
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Salon.com
Paraguay reports first cases of Zika-linked microcephalybirth to babies with microcephaly, which leads to babies with abnormally small
Paraguay reports first cases of Zika-linked microcephaly
Salon.com / Posted 7 hours ago
birth to babies with microcephaly, which leads to babies with abnormally small heads and improperly developed brains. Health Ministry official Agueda Cabello said Wednesday that the two cases of birth defects linked to Zika were confirmed in a... Read more
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Daily News
National guidelines for Child Day Care Centresprovincial and district levels: the Department of Probation and Childcare Servi
National guidelines for Child Day Care Centres
Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
provincial and district levels: the Department of Probation and Childcare Services, the Children’s Secretariat, the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Education, Ministry of National Policies and Economic Affairs, the Attorney General’s... Read more
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Daily News
Dengue control programme begins tomorrowA three day intensive dengue control programme starting tomorrow will be conduc
Dengue control programme begins tomorrow
Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
A three day intensive dengue control programme starting tomorrow will be conducted in the Western Province by the Health Ministry, ministry sources said. The sources said health officers and member of the Armed Forces will participate. A total of... Read more
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The Telegraph
College entry for migrantssaid in a statement today. "The candidates will be selected on the basis of aca
College entry for migrants
The Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
said in a statement today. "The candidates will be selected on the basis of academic merit." Under the scheme, the health ministry each year loans a few seats in government universities to the foreign ministry to accommodate candidates from... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Gunmen in Armenia take medics hostagein an exchange of fire with officers, police said. One of the crew, a doctor,
Gunmen in Armenia take medics hostage
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 hours ago
in an exchange of fire with officers, police said. One of the crew, a doctor, was released Wednesday night, the Armenian Health Ministry said on its Facebook page, but did not give details. The group seized the police post in Yerevan on July 17,... Read more
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Japan Today
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing war ‹ Japan Todayother is not, and we have to compete under different rules, then that kind of s
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing war ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 9 hours ago
other is not, and we have to compete under different rules, then that kind of situation would be nothing but unfair.” The health ministry, which oversees the hospitality sector, insists for-profit home sharing is still illegal under a nearly... Read more
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Calcutta News
Gunmen in Yerevan release doctor, still hold three paramedics captivestaff taken hostage by an armed group in a seized police department in Yerevan,
Gunmen in Yerevan release doctor, still hold three paramedics captive
Calcutta News / Posted 9 hours ago
staff taken hostage by an armed group in a seized police department in Yerevan, was released on Wednesday, July 27 evening, health ministry spokeswoman Anahit Haytayan said in a Facebook post. The group are members of the Sasna Tsrer movement. One... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Gunmen in Armenia take medics hostagein an exchange of fire with officers, police said. One of the crew, a doctor,
Gunmen in Armenia take medics hostage
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 hours ago
in an exchange of fire with officers, police said. One of the crew, a doctor, was released Wednesday night, the Armenian Health Ministry said on its Facebook page, but did not give details. The group seized the police post in Yerevan on July 17,... Read more
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Daily News
Deans of Medical Faculties to intervene in SAITM dilemmawere the other deficiencies that the SLMC pointed out and she added that throug
Deans of Medical Faculties to intervene in SAITM dilemma
Daily News / Posted 10 hours ago
were the other deficiencies that the SLMC pointed out and she added that through an appeal to the Supreme Court, the Health Ministry was asked to provide clinical training at the Avissawella Base Hospital on Forensic Medicine and Psychiatric... Read more
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Daily News
Laws soon to regulate milk powder adslaws on infant milk powder advertisements are not strict enough. Therefore, new
Laws soon to regulate milk powder ads
Daily News / Posted 10 hours ago
laws on infant milk powder advertisements are not strict enough. Therefore, new laws will be introduced soon by the Health Ministry to regulate and minimise infant milk powder advertisements, Health Services Director General Dr. Palitha... Read more
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New Kerala
'Quitting tobacco can prevent 80 per cent head, neck cancers' - newkerala.com #96653per day significantly increases the risk in females. Looking at the increasing
'Quitting tobacco can prevent 80 per cent head, neck cancers' - newkerala.com #96653
New Kerala / Posted 13 hours ago
per day significantly increases the risk in females. Looking at the increasing number of tobacco consumers in India, the Health Ministry has implemented the 85 per cent pictorial warnings on packets of tobacco and it's products. Aditya Gaur,... Read more
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FOX News
Paraguay reports first cases of microcephaly linked to Zikaby small head size that can lead to severe developmental problems. More on thi
Paraguay reports first cases of microcephaly linked to Zika
FOX News / Posted 13 hours ago
by small head size that can lead to severe developmental problems. More on this... Both babies were in stable condition, health ministry official Agueda Cabello told reporters. "They did not require resuscitation," she added. "We will continue... Read more
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Rappler
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing warother is not, and we have to compete under different rules, then that kind of s
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing war
Rappler / Posted 15 hours ago
other is not, and we have to compete under different rules, then that kind of situation would be nothing but unfair." The health ministry, which oversees the hospitality sector, insists for-profit home sharing is still illegal under a nearly... Read more
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The Hindu
Monsoon Session of Parliament, Day 8It has to be completely discouraged and abolished, she says. Drug regulator hav
Monsoon Session of Parliament, Day 8
The Hindu / Posted 16 hours ago
It has to be completely discouraged and abolished, she says. Drug regulator have taken note of online sales of medines and Health Ministry will come up with a solution, says Ms. Sitharaman. 12:35 pm: Derek O Brain raises the issue of spurious... Read more
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Calcutta News
4 paramedics taken hostage by Yerevan gunmen inside police HQthe group. The police are now negotiating to have the medical personnel releas
4 paramedics taken hostage by Yerevan gunmen inside police HQ
Calcutta News / Posted 19 hours ago
the group. The police are now negotiating to have the medical personnel released as soon as possible. According to Health Ministry spokeswoman Anahit Haytayan, four paramedics are currently held captive. Read also: Yerevan standoff: two... Read more
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Times of Malta
US may change blood donation policy for gay menin science that allows all healthy Americans to safely donate blood." In Malta
US may change blood donation policy for gay men
Times of Malta / Posted 21 hours ago
in science that allows all healthy Americans to safely donate blood." In Malta, gay men are not allowed to donate blood. The health ministry is considering a policy where gay men can donate blood if they have been sexually inactive for o... Read more
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The Hindu
Monsoon Session of Parliament - Violence in north-east have come down, says RijijuIt has to be completely discouraged and abolished, she says. Drug regulator hav
Monsoon Session of Parliament - Violence in north-east have come down, says Rijiju
The Hindu / Posted 22 hours ago
It has to be completely discouraged and abolished, she says. Drug regulator have taken note of online sales of medines and Health Ministry will come up with a solution, says Ms. Sitharaman. 12:35 pm: Derek O Brain raises the issue of spurious... Read more
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PhysOrg
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing warother is not, and we have to compete under different rules, then that kind of s
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing war
PhysOrg / Posted 23 hours ago
other is not, and we have to compete under different rules, then that kind of situation would be nothing but unfair." The health ministry, which oversees the hospitality sector, insists for-profit home sharing is still illegal under a nearly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Record Kinisu Deal Raises Eyebrowsin record time. Esaki Limited was issued a licence by the Pest Control Product
Record Kinisu Deal Raises Eyebrows
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
in record time. Esaki Limited was issued a licence by the Pest Control Products Board on March 23, 2015, a day before the Health ministry opened tenders for the supply of insecticides to the malaria control unit. The company is owned by Mr Kinisu... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing warother is not, and we have to compete under different rules, then that kind of s
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing war
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 hours ago
other is not, and we have to compete under different rules, then that kind of situation would be nothing but unfair." The health ministry, which oversees the hospitality sector, insists for-profit home sharing is still illegal under a nearly... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Policy reworded not dumpeddifferent interpretation of the wording of the policy”, relating to on-call wor
Policy reworded not dumped
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
different interpretation of the wording of the policy”, relating to on-call work, following day shifts. On Saturday, the health ministry introduced a new break policy for helicopter paramedics, with the requirement of a minimum 10-hour break... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Update: Parties meet to discuss paramedic policyroster scheme to combat fatigue among helicopter paramedics, including several
Update: Parties meet to discuss paramedic policy
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
roster scheme to combat fatigue among helicopter paramedics, including several based in Tamworth. Just four days ago, the health ministry introduced the fatigue policy, which enforced a minimum 10-hour break between shifts for aero-medical... Read more
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The Age
Woman's death at Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital investigatedbeen checked and no other outlets were faulty. The outlet responsible has been
Woman's death at Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital investigated
The Age / Posted yesterday
been checked and no other outlets were faulty. The outlet responsible has been fixed, but the theatre remains closed, the health ministry advised. Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital has reviewed its records since July 2015 and confirmed no other baby... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Woman's death at Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital investigatedbeen checked and no other outlets were faulty. The outlet responsible has been
Woman's death at Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital investigated
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
been checked and no other outlets were faulty. The outlet responsible has been fixed, but the theatre remains closed, the health ministry advised. Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital has reviewed its records since July 2015 and confirmed no other baby... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Watchdog calls out Ontario Liberals for concealing datain Premier Kathleen Wynne’s signature 10-year plan to build new roads, transit
Watchdog calls out Ontario Liberals for concealing data
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
in Premier Kathleen Wynne’s signature 10-year plan to build new roads, transit lines and other public works. And the health ministry refused to hand over spending projections broken down program-by-program so he could assess whether its... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
2 dead in Azerbaijan defense plant blastmanages the plant, said two plant workers died, but there were no further detai
2 dead in Azerbaijan defense plant blast
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
manages the plant, said two plant workers died, but there were no further details. Earlier, a spokeswoman for the national health ministry, Lia Bairamova, said 20 people had been taken to a local hospital with various injuries. It was not clear if... Read more
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Island Packet
2 dead in Azerbaijan defense plant blastmanages the plant, said two plant workers died, but there were no further detai
2 dead in Azerbaijan defense plant blast
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
manages the plant, said two plant workers died, but there were no further details. Earlier, a spokeswoman for the national health ministry, Lia Bairamova, said 20 people had been taken to a local hospital with various injuries. It was not clear if... Read more
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Daily News
Oncologists refuse to use Russian drugsbut, the quality is 100 percent according to Prof. Asitha de Silva who did the
Oncologists refuse to use Russian drugs
Daily News / Posted yesterday
but, the quality is 100 percent according to Prof. Asitha de Silva who did the test on the quality of the drug. “The Health Ministry saved Rs. 200 million from the drug. Minister Senaratne pointed out that Cabinet approval was granted to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
2 dead in Azerbaijan defense plant blastmanages the plant, said two plant workers died, but there were no further detai
2 dead in Azerbaijan defense plant blast
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
manages the plant, said two plant workers died, but there were no further details. Earlier, a spokeswoman for the national health ministry, Lia Bairamova, said 20 people had been taken to a local hospital with various injuries. It was not clear if... Read more
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Salon.com
2 dead in Azerbaijan defense plant blastmanages the plant, said two plant workers died, but there were no further detai
2 dead in Azerbaijan defense plant blast
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
manages the plant, said two plant workers died, but there were no further details. Earlier, a spokeswoman for the national health ministry, Lia Bairamova, said 20 people had been taken to a local hospital with various injuries. It was not clear if... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
TMH proposal presentedhow 17,000 square-feet of unused space at TMH could house the facility. The pr
TMH proposal presented
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted yesterday
how 17,000 square-feet of unused space at TMH could house the facility. The proposal also details how the provincial health ministry, the hospital and the Military Family Resource Centre (MFRC) at CFB Trenton are “uniquely” positioned to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
2 dead in Azerbaijan defense plant blastmanages the plant, said two plant workers died, but there were no further detai
2 dead in Azerbaijan defense plant blast
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
manages the plant, said two plant workers died, but there were no further details. Earlier, a spokeswoman for the national health ministry, Lia Bairamova, said 20 people had been taken to a local hospital with various injuries. It was not clear if... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
20 injured in Azerbaijan defense plant blastblast at the plant in Shirvan, 100 kilometers (60 miles) southwest of the capit
20 injured in Azerbaijan defense plant blast
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
blast at the plant in Shirvan, 100 kilometers (60 miles) southwest of the capital, Baku. A spokeswoman for the national health ministry, Lia Bairamova, said the 20 people have been taken to a local hospital with various injuries. She did not... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
20 injured in Azerbaijan defense plant blastblast at the plant in Shirvan, 100 kilometers (60 miles) southwest of the capit
20 injured in Azerbaijan defense plant blast
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
blast at the plant in Shirvan, 100 kilometers (60 miles) southwest of the capital, Baku. A spokeswoman for the national health ministry, Lia Bairamova, said the 20 people have been taken to a local hospital with various injuries. She did not... Read more
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FOX News
Colombia declares end to Zika epidemic inside countrycome to an end in Latin America, assuming that enough people have been infected
Colombia declares end to Zika epidemic inside country
FOX News / Posted yesterday
come to an end in Latin America, assuming that enough people have been infected and become immune to the virus. Colombia's Health Ministry has also lifted its recommendation that women delay pregnancy because of the virus, Ruiz said, though there... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New PSC scholarship for aspiring doctors, dentists launchedleaders in the public healthcare sector. Scholarship holders will participate
New PSC scholarship for aspiring doctors, dentists launched
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
leaders in the public healthcare sector. Scholarship holders will participate in developmental programmes by both the Health Ministry and the Public Service Commission, and these include internships as well as dialogues and networking... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Ambo’s fatigue policy in a spinroster scheme to combat fatigue among helicopter paramedics, including several
Ambo’s fatigue policy in a spin
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
roster scheme to combat fatigue among helicopter paramedics, including several based in Tamworth. Just four days ago, the health ministry introduced the fatigue policy, which enforced a minimum 10-hour break between shifts for aero-medical... Read more
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iol.co.za
19 dead in Japan's worst mass murder in decadesresidents aged between 18 and 70 years of age, with 40 of them believed to be a
19 dead in Japan's worst mass murder in decades
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
residents aged between 18 and 70 years of age, with 40 of them believed to be aged over 60. All of the residents, the health ministry said, are designated as being between levels 4 and 6 in terms of how much care they require. Around 115 of... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Tawau UTC to begin operations Aug 15that would be operating at the UTC such as the Road Transport Department, the N
Tawau UTC to begin operations Aug 15
Sabah Daily Express / Posted yesterday
that would be operating at the UTC such as the Road Transport Department, the National Registration Department, the Health Ministry, Police, the Sabah Credit Corporation and the Immigration Department in stages, beginning Monday. "Keys for... Read more
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dna
Drug regulatory authorities gives support to e-pharmacies, find model legally viableboth Make in India and Digital India. Speaking at the release, KB Aggarwal, Ad
Drug regulatory authorities gives support to e-pharmacies, find model legally viable
dna / Posted 2 days ago
both Make in India and Digital India. Speaking at the release, KB Aggarwal, Additional Secretary (Food and Drugs), union health ministry, said that if the internet as a platform had been adopted in healthcare earlier, India would have made a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'I will not be resigning': Minister defends handling of fatal hospital errorsraised concerns, and Ms Skinner was notified on Thursday. She said investigati
'I will not be resigning': Minister defends handling of fatal hospital errors
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
raised concerns, and Ms Skinner was notified on Thursday. She said investigations were being conducted by the Health Ministry, the NSW coroner's office and BOC Limited, which installed the gas outlet in July last year. An independent... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
AM briefing: Bombing survivor becomes mountaineeris prevalent. Authorities in Colombia have declared an end to the Zika epidemic
AM briefing: Bombing survivor becomes mountaineer
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
is prevalent. Authorities in Colombia have declared an end to the Zika epidemic, the second-hardest hit in the region. The Health Ministry said the number of cases of the virus have been falling steadily to as few as 600 per week compared to more... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Colombia declares worst of Zika has passedcome to an end in Latin America, assuming that enough people have been infected
Colombia declares worst of Zika has passed
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
come to an end in Latin America, assuming that enough people have been infected and become immune to the virus. Colombia's Health Ministry has also lifted its recommendation that women delay pregnancy because of the virus, Ruiz said, though there... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government may regulate e-Pharmacies soonmay back e-pharmacies amidst the long-drawn battle between chemists and online
Government may regulate e-Pharmacies soon
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
may back e-pharmacies amidst the long-drawn battle between chemists and online medicine retailers in the country. A health ministry sub-committee tasked with deciding the online model's viability has spoken in its favour, according to the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Colombia declares Zika epidemic over as outbreak slowssteadily to as few as 600 per week compared with more than 10 times that amount
Colombia declares Zika epidemic over as outbreak slows
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
steadily to as few as 600 per week compared with more than 10 times that amount at the outbreak's peak in February, the health ministry said. Since Zika arrived in Colombia in September 2015 there have been almost 100,000 cases reported,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Colombia declares end to Zika epidemic inside countryshould be falling at the same rate as symptomatic ones. There is likely an unde
Colombia declares end to Zika epidemic inside country
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
should be falling at the same rate as symptomatic ones. There is likely an underreporting of infections, he added. The Health Ministry recommendation that women delay pregnancy because of the virus has been lifted, Ruiz added, though there may... Read more
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Daily Mail
First baby with Zika-related microcephaly defect is born in Spainseveral abnormalities at her 20-week scan in what was thought to be Europe's fi
First baby with Zika-related microcephaly defect is born in Spain
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
several abnormalities at her 20-week scan in what was thought to be Europe's first case. It was also confirmed by Spain's Health Ministry to be the country's first case of the Zika virus. But Joan Guix, a regional health official, previously said... Read more
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dna
Steps being taken to block online pre-natal sex determination ads: Centre to SCalarming drop in the sex ratio in the country. It had asked two joint secretari
Steps being taken to block online pre-natal sex determination ads: Centre to SC
dna / Posted 2 days ago
alarming drop in the sex ratio in the country. It had asked two joint secretaries and one additional secretary of the Union Health Ministry to convene a meeting of senior officials of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and National Capital Territory Delhi to... Read more
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Newsmax
Brazil Asks Zika-Wary Athletes to Attend Olympicsto hunt mosquitoes during the Olympic Games. Warnings that Zika can also be tra
Brazil Asks Zika-Wary Athletes to Attend Olympics
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
to hunt mosquitoes during the Olympic Games. Warnings that Zika can also be transmitted sexually will be included in the health ministry’s campaign to distribute 450,000 free condoms, Barros said. While the U.S. Congress is discussing a bill... Read more
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