Daily News header

Related Health News News

For the first time, the World Health Organization (WHO) has issued guidelines on testing, treating and managing latent TB infection (LTBI) in individuals with high risk of developing the disease.
08:40 Oct 29, 2014 PST
As HIV prevention needs and contexts vary, it is important to expand the range of effective prevention options that people can use, Archbishop Desmond Tutu said.
06:01 Oct 29, 2014 PST
As implementation of domestic tobacco control laws and global tobacco treaty advance, the tobacco industry is facing the heat. The industry has sued governments when they attempt to implement life-saving tobacco controls
05:33 Oct 28, 2014 PST
The World Health Assembly approved the WHO's new post-2015 global TB strategy and targets for tuberculosis, which aims to achieve the targets for 2035- 95% decline in TB deaths and 90% decline in TB incidence rate.
06:02 Oct 26, 2014 PST
The WHO has confirmed that two people traveled from Guiena by public transportation to Kayes, a city in western Mali on the Senegal River.
12:22 Oct 24, 2014 PST
Every week we hear updates on the number of infected and dead caused by Ebola but individual numbers aren't the whole story. The WHO projects millions of cases in Africa by next year!
07:45 Oct 24, 2014 PST
A new Ebola case in the U.S. is reportedly linked to a Doctors Without Border medic who self-reported very early symptoms and was immediately placed in isolation at Bellevue Hospital in New York City.
06:37 Oct 24, 2014 PST
At global tobacco treaty negotiations in Russia, Dr Margaret Chan, Director General of WHO is worried big tobacco is openly going after children.
04:19 Oct 19, 2014 PST
Tobacco industry allies tried to persuade government delegations before the global tobacco treaty negotiations began in Moscow, but governments who ratified the treaty voted for public health.
22:01 Oct 18, 2014 PST
With the news today that both Dallas nurses are being transferred to another hospital for treatment, it becomes important to learn about bio-safety levels.
09:42 Oct 16, 2014 PST
She reported that Cuba for one has already sent 165 health professionals to the region and plans to send nearly 300 more.
05:36 Oct 16, 2014 PST
They arrive from over 115 third world countries where tuberculosis kills 2.1 million people annually, and from countries where leprosy thrives.
05:27 Oct 16, 2014 PST
29-year-old Amber Vinson flew on a commercial airline within a few hours of when she self-diagnosed as possible Ebola patient. But it isn't even clear if her hospital informed her of the guidelines.
11:49 Oct 15, 2014 PST
The CDC and Frontier Airlines are notifying passengers who shared a flight with the second Dallas nurse diagnosed with Ebola the very next day. Frontier Airlines flight 1143 Cleveland to Dallas/Fort Worth on Oct. 13 landing at 8:16 (local time) has
11:09 Oct 15, 2014 PST
Indoor air quality concerns more than just fumes and smoke in the house. Dampness and mould pose health risks, especially for people living with asthma.
03:59 Oct 13, 2014 PST

From Around The Web

NewsBlaze Writers Of The Month



Popular Stories This Month

What's Hot At NewsBlaze.com?
1 .The Tale Of Chun Hyang Movie Review: North Korea Unfiltered - 7
2 .Ellen Alexande​r Named Hollywood's Sexiest New Rising Star​ - 6
3 .Interesting Facts About Dogs - 4
4 .NSC Study Shows You are More Likely to be Killed By a Cop Than a Terrorist - 4
5 .Mandatory Military Service Works in Israel - 4
6 .Just How Was Bill Macumber Framed for the 1962 Desert Killings of Two People? - 7
7 .Actress Alysia Rogers Reveals Why She Left Hollywood for Good - 4
8 .Andrew Lincoln Talks About This Season on The Walking Dead - 7
9 .Nepal and India Play Significant Roles in Restoring Hindu Kingdom - 5
10.Role of Religion in Human Life - 3
Updated: 5:45 PDT     234

newsletter logo

NewsBlaze
Copyright © 2004-2014 NewsBlaze Pty. Ltd.
Use of this website is subject to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy  | DMCA Notice               Press Room   |    Visit NewsBlaze Mobile Site