User: esg Topic: Health
Category: Diseases :: Water-borne
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Rain turns a threat to animal health in TS 12.10.2017 Hindu: Cities
543 cases of foot-rot across the State; the ‘1962’ EMRI service receives about 15,000 calls a day
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Two more cholera cases in district 12.10.2017 Hindu: Home
Two months after cholera cases were detected among migrant labourers in Mavoor, two more such cases have been reported from the district.According to V. Jayashree, District Medical Officer, the affect...
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Developing resilience may help kids combat bullying 12.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Ever wondered why bullying has a serious effect on some kids, while others recover easily from the trauma? Researchers, led by one of Indian origin, found that the capacity to recover quickly depends on the characteristic trait of "resilience".
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Only 26.3% wash hands before feeding their child: WaterAid India study 12.10.2017 Business Standard: News Now
The study also showed that women were more likely to wash their hands before preparing food and feeding
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Medical practitioners trained on Hep-C treatment 12.10.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
Medical practitioners trained on Hep-C treatment
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Mass vaccination against cholera begins in Bangladesh Rohingya camps 10.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Nearly 200 medical teams in Bangladesh on Tuesday began one of the largest cholera vaccination campaigns in history, which involved the administration of some 900,000 doses to Rohingya refugees in Cox's Bazaar and in the southeast of the country.
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Mass cholera vaccinations begin in Rohingya camps 10.10.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
The United Nations launched one of its biggest ever cholera vaccination drives in the vast refugee camps of southeast Bangladesh today amid fears of an outbreak among nearly a million Rohingya now living there.Thousands of Rohingya men and women lined up in intense heat at makeshift health centres today, many with young children in their arms, to receive the oral vaccine against the disease.The UN is working with the Bangladesh government to vaccinate 650,000 people living in the sprawling camps against cholera, which spreads through dirty water and can kill if left untreated."These people lac
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Malaysia issues compulsory license to Hepatitis C drug 9.10.2017 HBL: Home
This reignites discussion on compulsory license in India
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Five abominable habits people need to stop right now 9.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
Melbourne [Australia], Oct. 9 : If you are getting sick frequently, then we have some important news for you.
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Nachiket Mor has his heart in the right place 9.10.2017 Rediff: Business
After a 25-year stint at ICICI Bank, Mor suddenly quit as he wanted to add more value in the bigger areas of health care and financial inclusion.
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Using a phone on the toilet is a very BAD idea! 9.10.2017 Rediff: GetAhead
Apart from being disgusting, it can make you seriously ill!
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Corpn braces up to tackle waterborne diseases 9.10.2017 Hindu: Home
₹60-lakh programme almost ready to be implemented
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Suspected anthrax outbreak kills 107 hippos in Namibia 8.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
A suspected anthrax outbreak has killed 107 hippos in one of Namibia's biggest game parks in just one week,
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Good mood can make flu shots more effective: Study 8.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
If you are planning to get a flu shot shortly, better stay in a happy mood. Researchers have found that being in a positive mood on the day of your flu jab can increase its protective effect.
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Bananas may help prevent strokes and heart attacks, suggests study 8.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
Melbourne [Australia], Oct. 8 : Bananas are extremely healthy and delicious in taste too.
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Scientists develop molecule to fight HIV 7.10.2017 News
The treatments, a class of medications called antiretroviral therapy, also greatly reduce the chance of transmission from person to person
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UNICEF appeals for US$76.1 million to assist children in Bangladesh affected by the Rohingya crisis 7.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh: UNICEF is launching a US$76.1 million appeal for its emergency humanitarian response to the Rohingya refugee crisis in southern Bangladesh.
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Antibiotics for dental procedures may up superbug infection risk 7.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
If your are planning to visit a dentist, think twice. According to a study, antibiotics prescribed by dentists may contribute to the growing problem of Clostridium difficile (C. diff) -- a serious and potentially deadly infection that causes severe diarrhoea.
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Plan three years ahead to control dengue, says expert 7.10.2017 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
Asks authorities to focus on other infectious diseases too
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I have learnt my lessons: Gowtham 6.10.2017 Deccan Herald - News
With the BCCI disciplinary committee accepting his apology, K Gowtham is a relieved man now. The off-spinning all-rounder, who landed himself in trouble by playing a KPL game after skipping a Duleep Trophy game citing typhoid last month, was let off with a warning. The Karnataka player confessed that he had learnt his lessons. "It's good to be free from the problem," Gowtham told DH on Friday. "I have definitely learnt a lesson and I will not repeat this act." Claiming that he was diagnosed with typhoid, Gowtham missed the Duleep Trophy game for India Red against India Blue played from September 13-16. However, The 28-year-old appeared for his franchise Belagavi Panthers in a Karnataka Premier League match on September 12 to leave the national selectors furious. Gowtham was expectedly dropped from the India 'A' squad for the two four-day matches against New Zealand 'A' and an inquiry was set up to look into the issue. The Board then referred the issue to a disciplinary committee consisting of BCCI acting ...
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