A new research done by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), at the University of Washington, indicates that globally the total development assistance for health (DAH) hit an all-time high of $31.3 billion in 2013
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A major focus of this World TB Day is the 3 million TB cases that the World Health Organization (WHO) estimates are 'missed' each year - that is, cases that go undetected, undiagnosed and untreated.
09:45 Mar 27, 2014
Research published on 24 March 2014 provides critical new insight on the harmful links between smoking tobacco and developing tuberculosis (TB).
18:08 Mar 26, 2014
Solution-centric approaches have shown promise in several other BoP contexts, from affordable eye care to artificial limbs.
10:29 Mar 24, 2014
The Global Diabetic Foot Conference (DFcon 2014) concluded earlier this week in Los Angeles US. Citizen News Service (CNS) had an opportunity to interact with one of the key faculties and experts on Indian approach to saving the limb for people
09:06 Mar 24, 2014
Is there a cure for HIV? The success stories of Timothy Brown and the two Boston patients, who rid themselves of the HIV cells through bone marrow transplants, led to hopes that a cure had finally been found.
13:24 Mar 21, 2014
Two thirds of countries globally now have laws against domestic violence with several significant transformations in legal frameworks in Asia and the Pacific. This significant shift over the last decade has not only led 15 countries in East Asia
16:44 Mar 9, 2014
Nearly 25% of people with diabetes face diabetic foot related complications in their lifetime. 'People with diabetes can develop many different foot problems. Even ordinary problems can get worse and lead to serious complications. Foot problems mos
14:58 Feb 27, 2014
Dr. Tanya's family was German aristocracy prior to World War II, owned a number of large industries and estates. When asked how many German people were true Nazis, the answer he gave can guide our attitude toward fanaticism.
17:09 Jan 26, 2014
The junior sector is substantially overpopulated with companies, managers and agents. There needs to be a major cleansing over the next 18 months.
17:31 Aug 7, 2013
Nepali Lumbini-Kapilvastu Day Movement presents a peace Buddha and a peace wish letter to Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard.
09:05 Jun 21, 2013
Australian Prime Minister drags sexism and abortion into the public debate, as the polls indicate a wipeout at the polls.
13:24 Jun 12, 2013
Secretary Kerry says this treaty deepens both countries relationship even further.
13:50 May 18, 2013
Foreign students on working holiday visas and temporary graduate visas, who visit for relatively long periods, are ignored by policymakers, even though they affect unemployment.
21:58 Apr 18, 2013
Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr adds that one of the reasons that their relationship is so strong is that Australia is a vital partner in the United States efforts, begun by President Obama several years ago, to strengthen our reengagement in t
12:27 Mar 20, 2013
Reggae star Yabba Griffiths explains here about the Rastafarian movement, and a bit about his own philosophy in this interesting interview with the singer and musician by Bruce Edwin of The Hollywood Sentinel.
10:23 Feb 27, 2013
The study now appears in the online version of Marine Policy. The authors include: Stuart J. Campbell, Tasrif Kartawijaya, Irfan Yulianto, and Rian Prasetia of the Wildlife Conservation Society; and Julian Clifton of the University of Western Aust
17:47 Feb 9, 2013
Be prepared because a storm has been developing in the Timor Sea off northwestern Australia. It has now become Tropical Cyclone Narelle, the third of the 2012-13 Australian region cyclone season.
12:28 Jan 8, 2013
In 1990 the World Health organisation took homosexulaity off its listing of mental illness,now is the time to remove transsexualism from that same listing.
20:53 Dec 18, 2012
'A Cry from a Silent Planet' with its close resemblance to the here and now leaves us with the unnerving thought that this could in some way become a reality, and poses the question, does the planet truly belong to us?
12:28 Dec 13, 2012