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AllAfrica.com
Governor Appeals for Help in HIV-Aids Fightthe elimination of HIV," Ausiku said. She added that since the launch of the 't
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
the elimination of HIV," Ausiku said. She added that since the launch of the 'test and treat' strategy in 2014 by the health ministry, the programme has experienced significant strides in the region, as many more people now have access to care... Read more
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asianage
Malaysia hosts contest on how to 'prevent' homosexualityMalaysia: Malaysia's health ministry on Saturday defended its decision to host
asianage / Posted 12 hours ago
Malaysia: Malaysia's health ministry on Saturday defended its decision to host a contest on how to "prevent" homosexuality and transgenderism, saying the competition was aimed at helping teens make better health decisions. The Thomson Reuters... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Health Experts Debunk Menopause Mythdemystifying the notion that women and men lose sexual appetite as they advance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
demystifying the notion that women and men lose sexual appetite as they advance in age, health specialists have said. The health ministry and National Aids Council (NAC) officials said the belief that women become sexually ineffective once they... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Medical admission scam: Retired HC judge, four others arrested by CBIthe CBI had arrested three people – one Kunwar Nishant Singh, VK Sharma and his
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 hours ago
the CBI had arrested three people – one Kunwar Nishant Singh, VK Sharma and his son Vaibhav – for allegedly trying to bribe health ministry officials to get similar ban on another Haryana-based “substandard” medical college reversed. In case of... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Generic Hepatitis C drug to be offered at 12 govt hosps"The implementation of the Rights of Government for the 400mg Sofosbuvir tablet
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 15 hours ago
"The implementation of the Rights of Government for the 400mg Sofosbuvir tablet is for use in government facilities only (Health Ministry and Armed Forces hospitals). "At the initial phase, it will only be offered at 12 MOH Hospitals," he said in... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Cambodia to Vietnam: Superbug's spread threatens malaria controlnationwide. Vietnam reported 4,000 confirmed malaria cases in 2016, down 52 pe
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 17 hours ago
nationwide. Vietnam reported 4,000 confirmed malaria cases in 2016, down 52 percent comparing with the previous year, its health ministry said in the report in April. The government has set a target of eliminating malaria by 2030. Resistance to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Superbug's spread to Vietnam threatens malaria controlto spread nationwide. Vietnam reported 4,000 confirmed malaria cases in 2016,
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 hours ago
to spread nationwide. Vietnam reported 4,000 confirmed malaria cases in 2016, down 52% compared to the previous year, its health ministry said in the report in April. The government has set a target of eliminating malaria by 2030. Resistance to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Life or death' concerns over heart operation banWith all heart surgery at the popular hospital now banned, the Public Health Mi
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 hours ago
With all heart surgery at the popular hospital now banned, the Public Health Ministry says it will see what it can do about caring for dozens of heart patients already scheduled for operations. (Photo via Google Maps) The Public Health Ministry is... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
‘Sex drive still high despite menopause’demystifying the notion that women and men lose sexual appetite as they advance
New Zimbabwe / Posted 19 hours ago
demystifying the notion that women and men lose sexual appetite as they advance in age, health specialists have said. The health ministry and National Aids Council (NAC) officials said the belief that women become sexually ineffective once they... Read more
20h
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Superbug's spread to Vietnam threatens malaria controlnationwide. Vietnam reported 4,000 confirmed malaria cases in 2016, down 52 pe
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 20 hours ago
nationwide. Vietnam reported 4,000 confirmed malaria cases in 2016, down 52 percent comparing with the previous year, its health ministry said in the report in April. The government has set a target of eliminating malaria by 2030. Resistance to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Superbug's spread to Vietnam threatens malaria controlOxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit in Thailand urged an urgent response to
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 hours ago
Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit in Thailand urged an urgent response to the public health emergency. Vietnam's health ministry had said in April that malaria resistant to artemisinin has been reported in five provinces and was... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Superbug's spread to Vietnam threatens malaria controlOxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit in Thailand urged an urgent response to
Hawaii News Now / Posted 21 hours ago
Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit in Thailand urged an urgent response to the public health emergency. Vietnam's health ministry had said in April that malaria resistant to artemisinin has been reported in five provinces and was... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Superbug's spread to Vietnam threatens malaria controlOxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit in Thailand urged an urgent response to
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 21 hours ago
Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit in Thailand urged an urgent response to the public health emergency. Vietnam's health ministry had said in April that malaria resistant to artemisinin has been reported in five provinces and was... Read more
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Daily Herald
Superbug's spread to Vietnam threatens malaria controlOxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit in Thailand urged an urgent response to
Daily Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit in Thailand urged an urgent response to the public health emergency. Vietnam's health ministry had said in April that malaria resistant to artemisinin has been reported in five provinces and was... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Hospital heart operation ban sows alarmWith all heart surgery at the popular hospital now banned, the Public Health Mi
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
With all heart surgery at the popular hospital now banned, the Public Health Ministry says it will see what it can do about caring for dozens of heart patients already scheduled for operations. (Photo via Google Maps) The Public Health Ministry is... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
A Neglected Family Of Killer Virusescountries. One strategy is to get a special government license to manufacture a
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
countries. One strategy is to get a special government license to manufacture and distribute the drugs. The Malaysian health ministry announced on Wednesday that they've approved this kind of license for the Egyptian pharmaceutical company... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
CBI registers corruption case against former Orissa high court judgethe medical college to approach it in this regard. Last month, the CBI arreste
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
the medical college to approach it in this regard. Last month, the CBI arrested three people for allegedly trying to bribe health ministry officials to get a similar ban on a Haryana-based “substandard” medical college reversed. In Cuttack, police... Read more
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The Norwich Gazette
Pharmacist sentencing highlights opioid crisiseducator and advocate who helps to frame policy, governance and funding for man
The Norwich Gazette / Posted yesterday
educator and advocate who helps to frame policy, governance and funding for many provincial organizations such as the health ministry. “Although I have worked hard in my life to be compassionate and not rush to judgment; it is very hard as a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
CBI books 2 IAS officers in Puducherry medical admission scamseats, the CBI FIR says. The process of counselling for 2017-18 was conducted
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
seats, the CBI FIR says. The process of counselling for 2017-18 was conducted by the CENTAC, under the guidance of the health ministry, Puducherry Government, it said. It said the first phase of counselling was conducted by CENTAC on May 4 and... Read more
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The Star
Dr Subra: Generic Hepatitis C drug to be offered at 12 govt hospitalsimplementation of the Rights of Government for the 400mg Sofosbuvir tablet is f
The Star / Posted yesterday
implementation of the Rights of Government for the 400mg Sofosbuvir tablet is for use in government facilities only (Health Ministry and Armed Forces hospitals). "At the initial phase, it will only be offered at 12 MOH Hospitals," he said in... Read more
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The Economic Times
CBI books 2 IAS officers, 11 others in Puducherry medicalwhich 162 are under government quota and the rest 156 are earmarked as manageme
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
which 162 are under government quota and the rest 156 are earmarked as management seats, the CBI FIR says. The process of counselling for 2017-18 was conducted by the CENTAC, under the guidance of the health ministry, Puducherry Government, it s... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Pharmacist sentencing highlights opioid crisiseducator and advocate who helps to frame policy, governance and funding for man
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 2 days ago
educator and advocate who helps to frame policy, governance and funding for many provincial organizations such as the health ministry. “Although I have worked hard in my life to be compassionate and not rush to judgment; it is very hard as a... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Jellyfish clogging Italy’s warming seas. Can’t beat ’em? eat ’emproponents of homegrown “novel foods,” including those who favor eating the Med
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
proponents of homegrown “novel foods,” including those who favor eating the Mediterranean jellyfish. But the Italian Health Ministry said that because no member state had a tradition of eating jellyfish, and because the local species appeared... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Glick: Tobacco Tax Imbalance Cost Israel NIS 1.5B Since 2012 | 28 Elul 5777 – September 18, 2017Netanyahu to fix the discrepancy in taxation policy vis-à-vis the packaged-vs-l
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
Netanyahu to fix the discrepancy in taxation policy vis-à-vis the packaged-vs-loose cigarettes, and also pushed the Health Ministry to tax iQOS, an electronic cigarette produced by tobacco giant Phillip Morris, on par with regular packaged... Read more
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dna
AIIMS: Retired doctors to fill in the position for six new hospitalsStruggling to find suitable candidates for senior-level positions at the six ne
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Struggling to find suitable candidates for senior-level positions at the six new AIIMS, the Union health ministry is mulling contracting retired doctors and faculty who have worked in the country's premier medical institutes. The six new All India... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
NBC12 Bon Secours Heart HealthSystem consists of more than 24,000 caregivers helping people in seven states.
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
System consists of more than 24,000 caregivers helping people in seven states. Its vision is to be a prophetic Catholic health ministry partnering with communities to create a more humane world, build health and social justice and provide... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government will set up 49 cancer centres in 3 yearswill be in addition to 31 already functioning and upgraded since 2014-15, when
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
will be in addition to 31 already functioning and upgraded since 2014-15, when the government floated the scheme. The health ministry has drawn up a detailed project plan which will be reviewed by the Prime Minister's Offi ce (PMO) at a... Read more
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New Now Next
Police In Tanzania Arrest 20 Suspected Homosexuals As Part Of Anti-Gay Crackdownmen and 12 women were arrested at a hotel where they were attending an HIV/AIDS
New Now Next / Posted 4 days ago
men and 12 women were arrested at a hotel where they were attending an HIV/AIDS education training session. The Health Ministry previously closed dozens of AIDS clinics, claiming NGOs were using them to promote gay sex. In Tanzania,... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Iran to provide medical aid to newly arrived Rohingyas in BangladeshMinister Mohammed Nasim at Cox’s Bazar on Sunday and discussed the issue, Parik
Bdnews24.com / Posted 4 days ago
Minister Mohammed Nasim at Cox’s Bazar on Sunday and discussed the issue, Parikshit Chowdhury, information officer of the health ministry, told bdnews24.com. He said they discussed setting up of mobile hospitals. Iran had earlier condemned the... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Vaccines for dengue patients soon - Director General Health Servicesfound in the WHO position paper on dengue vaccines. Views of the Epidemiology
Sunday Observer / Posted 5 days ago
found in the WHO position paper on dengue vaccines. Views of the Epidemiology Unit What has the Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry to say regarding the vaccine? On the applicability of the dengue vaccine the Weekly Epidemiology Report Vol... Read more
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asianage
488 swine flu deaths reported in Maharashtra between January and Augustof swine flu deaths and cases in Maharashtra have risen sharply this year as co
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
of swine flu deaths and cases in Maharashtra have risen sharply this year as compared to 2016, according to the state health ministry data. While the state witnessed only 25 deaths in 2016, there have been 488 deaths between January and... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
City's ranking 'wake-up call'all about saving lives." While some are critical of the provincial response to
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 days ago
all about saving lives." While some are critical of the provincial response to the opioid crisis, Gratton praised the Health Ministry for acting quickly. Health Minister Eric Hoskins last month said that more supervised drug injection sites... Read more
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The Borneo Post
All 23 fire victims identified via DNA test — Health DGthe identification process at the National Forensics Medicine Institute (IPFN),
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
the identification process at the National Forensics Medicine Institute (IPFN), Kuala Lumpur Hospital, here. He said the Health Ministry would meet and inform the victims’ parents for further undertakings and closure. “I would like to thank Dr... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Oil spill forces Greek authorities to close Athens beachesstretch from Greece's main port of Piraeus to Glyfada, further south, as well a
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
stretch from Greece's main port of Piraeus to Glyfada, further south, as well as part of the island of Salamina. A Health Ministry statement said the prohibition would last until the beaches have been cleaned. Much of the area has been... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Oil spill forces Greek authorities to close Athens beachesstretch from Greece's main port of Piraeus to Glyfada, further south, as well a
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
stretch from Greece's main port of Piraeus to Glyfada, further south, as well as part of the island of Salamina. A Health Ministry statement Friday said the prohibition would last until the beaches have been cleaned. Much of the area has... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil spill forces Greek authorities to close Athens beachesstretch from Greece's main port of Piraeus to Glyfada, further south, as well a
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
stretch from Greece's main port of Piraeus to Glyfada, further south, as well as part of the island of Salamina. A Health Ministry statement Friday said the prohibition would last until the beaches have been cleaned. Much of the area has... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil spill forces Greek authorities to close Athens beachesstretch from Greece's main port of Piraeus to Glyfada, further south, as well a
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
stretch from Greece's main port of Piraeus to Glyfada, further south, as well as part of the island of Salamina. A Health Ministry statement Friday said the prohibition would last until the beaches have been cleaned. Much of the area has... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Oil spill forces Greek authorities to close Athens beachesstretch from Greece's main port of Piraeus to Glyfada, further south, as well a
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
stretch from Greece's main port of Piraeus to Glyfada, further south, as well as part of the island of Salamina. A Health Ministry statement Friday said the prohibition would last until the beaches have been cleaned. Much of the area has... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Oil spill forces Greek authorities to close Athens beachesstretch from Greece's main port of Piraeus to Glyfada, further south, as well a
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
stretch from Greece's main port of Piraeus to Glyfada, further south, as well as part of the island of Salamina. A Health Ministry statement Friday said the prohibition would last until the beaches have been cleaned. Much of the area has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Five Die As Pneumonic Plague Re-Emerges in Madagascaran outbreak nearly every year since 1980. In the recent outbreak, some 349 peo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
an outbreak nearly every year since 1980. In the recent outbreak, some 349 people have been treated for the plague, the health ministry said. There has been widespread panic in the southeastern Africa island nation especially its eastern... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
33 Million Children for Measles Vaccination Campaignbalance, said NPHCDA executive director Faisal Shuaib. Borno, Imo and Nasarawa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
balance, said NPHCDA executive director Faisal Shuaib. Borno, Imo and Nasarawa have also paid in full. NPHCDA, the federal health ministry and development have agreed to shut out any state that fails to send in its part funding by September... Read more
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The Economic Times
The government has been very supportive on e-Pharmacies: Prashant Tandonheadway have you achieved? We are in active conversations with multiple departm
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
headway have you achieved? We are in active conversations with multiple departments of the government, including the health ministry, the IT ministry and DIPP. We have been assured that by the end of this year everything will be streamlined.... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
TB scare as 2,000 inmates test positivePrakan: Thailand is pitting its forces against the spread of tuberculosis (TB)
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
Prakan: Thailand is pitting its forces against the spread of tuberculosis (TB) with the Justice Ministry joining the Public Health Ministry's anti-TB campaign after almost 2,000 new cases were found in prisons in July and August. Under the... Read more
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Gulf News
5 killed by plague in Madagascarsituation was under control.“We have detected 22 suspected cases of pneumonic p
Gulf News / Posted 6 days ago
situation was under control.“We have detected 22 suspected cases of pneumonic plague, including five deaths,” said senior health ministry official Willy Randriamarotia.“There have been no deaths since Monday,” he said, adding that there was... Read more
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The Economic Times
How online pharmacies are now rushing to pace up growththe past one-and-half years. “We are in active conversations with multiple depa
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
the past one-and-half years. “We are in active conversations with multiple departments of the government, including the health ministry, the IT ministry and the (Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion). We have been assured that by the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Hospitalization from opioid overdoses spike in AlbertaAlberta government launched a commission in May as part of its strategy to comb
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Alberta government launched a commission in May as part of its strategy to combat the deadly trend, and the provincial health ministry is conducting a quarterly analysis. In August, the analysis into the second quarter of 2017 found that more... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Residents Resist Polio Immunisationof children below five years of age with a promise to arrest whoever tries to s
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
of children below five years of age with a promise to arrest whoever tries to sabotage the exercise. According to the Health ministry, the move was aimed at preventing children from the polio virus following cases being reported by the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cheap cigarettes could see tax hike of 10 baht per packfor cigarettes, the source said. The excise tax hike for low-priced cigarettes
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
for cigarettes, the source said. The excise tax hike for low-priced cigarettes is intended to comply with the Public Health Ministry, which aims to reduce easy access to cigarettes, the source said. The new tobacco excise tax structure is... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Suicide bomber kills 3 outside Afghan cricket stadiumpeople were inside watching a match when the bomber struck outside the gates wh
Lake Placid News / Posted 8 days ago
people were inside watching a match when the bomber struck outside the gates where security guards were searching people. Health Ministry official Mohammad Salim Rasouli confirmed the death toll and said at least 12 people, including two children,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Suicide bomber kills 3 outside Afghan cricket stadiumpeople were inside watching a match when the bomber struck outside the gates wh
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
people were inside watching a match when the bomber struck outside the gates where security guards were searching people. Health Ministry official Mohammad Salim Rasouli confirmed the death toll and said at least 12 people, including two children,... Read more
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