User: spoornim Topic: Health
Category: AIDS
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Aluva blood bank offers roadmap for safe blood transfusion in State 23.9.2017 Hindu: Kochi
Nodal centres proposed in Kozhikode, Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram for Nucleic Acid Testing
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India's child mortality rate lags world, disease incidence world's highest 23.9.2017 Business Standard: News Now
The SDGs set a target of less than 70 deaths per 100,000 live births by 2030
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Flood situation grim, many inspect 21.9.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
Flood situation grim, many inspect
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Teens risk suicide, drugs and AIDS due to gender "straitjacket" 20.9.2017 DNA: Urban Tales
Gender stereotypes put girls as young as 10 at risk of HIV/AIDS and depression, and lead boys to abuse drugs and commit suicide, a major study across 15 countries said on Wednesday. Children around the world - in liberal and conservative cultures - internalise damaging beliefs that boys are aggressive troublemakers, while vulnerable girls need protection, at a much younger age than previously thought, the research found. "Before this study, there was a general belief that at 10 or 11 years of age, (adolescents) were not clued into any issues around gender norms and values," Robert Blum, director of the Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute, said. "Young adolescents do not live in the world of childhood... they live in a transitional era where they're acutely aware of what's going on," he told the Thomson Reuters Foundation. The U.S.-based university and the World Health Organization interviewed about 450 adolescents over four years in countries ranging from the United States and Belgium to Malawi and ...
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Gender stereotypes are firmly rooted by age 10: WHO study 20.9.2017 All International Stories
The study included 450 early adolescents matched with a parent or guardian
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Steep decline in under-five mortality rates under National Health Mission 20.9.2017 HBL: Home
The decline in under-five mortality or death of children below the age of five has doubled during the National Health Mission (NHM) period, JP Nadda, Minister of Health and Family Welfare, said on Wed...
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Cabinet apprised of the progress under National Health Mission and decisions of the Empowered Programme Committee and Mission Steering Group of NHM 20.9.2017 Govt of india: PIB
The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has been apprised of the progress under National Health Mission (NHM). The Cabinet was also apprised of the decisions of the Empowered Programme Committee (EPC) and Mission Steering Group (MSG) of NHM.
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Researchers identify gonorrhoea vaccine candidates 20.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Researchers have identified a pair of proteins that may help develop a vaccine to prevent gonorrhoea, a sexually transmitted disease that affects millions of people around the globe, with nearly 78 million new cases estimated each year.
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Link found between HIV risk and community level educational status 20.9.2017 New Kerala: World News
Washington D.C. [U.S.A], Sept. 20 : In a new research, a group of researchers has investigated how educational status relates to HIV risk in this population.
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HIV+ case: Inquiries rule out human errorReports by govt panel, KSACS, RCC see no negligence 19.9.2017 Hindu: News
The report of the government-appointed expert panel, headed by Joint Director of Medical Education K. Sreekumari, which inquired into the circumstances which may have led to a nine-year-old leukaemia ...
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Celebrate 'Health Month' and #LiveItRight with One Life India 18.9.2017 New Kerala: Business India
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Sept 18 : Lasons is the leading global provider of Vitamin B3. Being the key players in the market, the organization has come up with a new line of health and nutrition products under the name One Life India.
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New Gates Foundation Report Highlights Remarkable Progress Against Global Poverty and Disease, Warns Future Progress in Jeopardy 17.9.2017 New Kerala: World News
SEATTLE, Sept. 16, 2017 : The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation today launched an inaugural annual report showcasing the remarkable progress that has been made in reducing extreme poverty and disease in recent decades, but issuing a stern warning to the world that future progress is in jeopardy.
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Breaking the chain of transmission 16.9.2017 Hindu: Home
Complete elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV seems achievable
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Girl contracts HIV after transfusion, probe ordered 16.9.2017 TOI: Cities
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Make snake bite deaths, cases notifiable: activists to govt. 16.9.2017 Hindu: Cities
NGOs, physicians say it claims nearly 50,000 lives a year, but government focus is minimal
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Probe begins into child testing HIV after blood transfusion at RCC 15.9.2017 Deccan Herald - National
The police on Friday commenced an investigation on a complaint that a nine-year-old leukemia patient, who underwent blood transfusion at the state-run Regional Cancer Centre (RCC) here, later tested positive for HIV. The Kerala government had on Thursday constituted a team of experts to investigate the complaint by the child's family, which claimed that she was infected during blood transfusion at the RCC. The RCC, a premier cancer institute established in 1981, has also announced an internal probe. Referred from the Alappuzha Medical College, the child was brought to the RCC on March 1. She tested positive on August 25 during routine blood tests. The child had tested negative during an earlier examination at the RCC, on March 1. Health Minister K K Shailaja said a detailed examination was called for after later tests showed "different" results. The RCC said the girl was given 49 units of blood during her treatment at the institute. A team of experts in Anti-retroviral Therapy, Pathology and blood banks ...
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Girl found HIV positive after transfusion: Govt orders probe 15.9.2017 Zee News : States
According to police, the girl was being treated at the Alapuzha Medical College from where she was referred to the RCC here for further treatment.
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Team to look into child testing HIV+ 15.9.2017 Hindu: Home
Patient was undergoing blood transfusion at RCC
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Top 6 Infectious Disease Therapeutics Market Worth USD 86.2 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc 15.9.2017 New Kerala: World News
SAN FRANCISCO, September 14, 2017 : The global Top 6 Infectious Disease Therapeutics Market is expected to reach USD 86.2 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc.
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Foundation Forming to Eliminate Smoking Worldwide 14.9.2017 New Kerala: World News
New York, United States, Sep 14: Ushering in a bold, billion-dollar, far-reaching new effort to end smoking across the globe, the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World will be formally launched in New York City on September 13 at 9:30am EDT.
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