Considerable progress has been made in different countries globally in protecting public health policy from tobacco industry interference, but certainly lot more work needs to be done.
5 days ago
WHO FCTC Article 19 sees a world where governments can protect people from harmful products like tobacco, and can recover the costs of treating tobacco-related disease from the tobacco industry
7 days ago
Female stone statues (Saraswati, Lakshmi, Durga/Kali) are worshipped in temples and religious rituals, many flesh and blood women face violence on the streets and in homes.
04:37 Mar 9, 2015
The Global Alliance for TB Drug Development (TB Alliance) announced on February 19, 2015 the start of the first human study of a new TB drug candidate TBA-354-the first new potential TB drug to begin a Phase 1 clinical study in 6 years since 2009.
13:41 Feb 26, 2015
Sometimes there is a waste in health and medical research, says Dr Hans Lund, Chair of EBRNetwork Steering Group and a senior researcher at University of Southern Denmark.
12:49 Feb 21, 2015
Before World Cancer Day, an acquaintance succumbed to this disease within 10 months of diagnosis, and became part of the world statistics of someone dying of lung cancer every 30 seconds.
14:41 Feb 13, 2015
Every 30 seconds, someone in the world dies of lung cancer. According to the World Cancer Report 2014, more people die from lung cancer than from any other type.
20:03 Feb 6, 2015
In another part of north Sinai, a terrorist attack targeted nearby towns. Rockets were fired at a hotel, a police club and checkpoints, killing 26 people and wounding 60.
14:54 Jan 31, 2015
Smoking has had a great adverse impact on many communities and has been directly responsible for the plight of those who are slowly wasting away from the ravages of lung cancer.
07:22 Jan 29, 2015
The terrorist attack is considered one of the deadliest attacks in Sinai for months. 26 Egyptian soldiers were killed and many were injured.
15:56 Oct 26, 2014
Before the Cairo Criminal Court handed down the convictions and draconian sentences for three journalists and others, Egyptian courts had already demonstrated their inability to reason.
21:44 Jun 23, 2014
Media reports say Judge Said Youssef announced the sentences of 683 men at a court session that lasted only eight minutes.
15:37 May 4, 2014
The country's forces have set up heavily armed checkpoints around the city, but that was not enough to stop the bombs.
17:43 Jan 28, 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
A documentary on the 2011-2013 revolution in Egypt
09:15 Jan 11, 2014
The dead included least 12 policemen and a security chief was among those hurt.
21:16 Dec 26, 2013
The crowd of 200 to 1,000 protestors have been calling for political reform and for an end to the 29-year government-imposed state of emergency.
12:29 Dec 26, 2013
Ms. Psaki states that US will continue assistance to help secure Egypt's borders, counter terrorism and proliferation, and ensure security in the Sinai.
17:28 Oct 11, 2013
The most important and sensitive indicator of the current state of political stability is what is happening in the educational system: If the schools open on schedule, students go to school as usual and studies in all of the institutions are conduct
05:43 Oct 5, 2013
The vice president, Mohamed al-Baradei, resigned and fled the country, because he saw that Egypt is sliding into a swamp of blood, fire and tears, where dozens of people are killed in the streets every day, the economy is collapsing,
06:14 Aug 26, 2013