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Incidentally 22nd Cochrane Colloquium on 'evidence-informed public health: challenges and opportunities' theme is being held in Hyderabad, India (21-26 September 2014) and will be followed by the 3rd Global Symposium on Health Systems Research on
17:21 Sep 28, 2014
Commendable progress has been made in the South Asia to advance evidence-based healthcare and let evidence inform policy and programs at different levels.
06:27 Sep 28, 2014
Kids killing pen-raised pheasants about food, skill or gratuitous cruelty? Is it ethical for states to offer blood sports to children to fill DNR coffers?
14:13 Sep 27, 2014
It was Dr Gordon Guyatt of Macmaster University, Canada, who had first coined the term 'evidence based medicine' in 1990. In an interview at the 22nd Cochrane Colloquium being held in Hyderabad, India,
13:37 Sep 26, 2014
Whenever natural disasters and humanitarian crises occur, enormous amount of resources are spent on relief and aid services, albeit without knowing whether they will do more good than harm. Despite best intentions, lot of interventions are happening
06:53 Sep 26, 2014
Well, any right-minded person would say NO. But the global, as well as the local media, has castigated India for not ratifying the Protocol of Amendment for the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA).
13:50 Sep 23, 2014
For management of disasters and humanitarian crises, doing something is not enough-but doing the right thing at the right time is.
20:47 Sep 22, 2014
Hunting season, or, as we in the hills call it, good neighbor week, involves three main threats, are you safe from them? A few hints from hunting central can keep you safe(r).
13:50 Sep 22, 2014
Genital tuberculosis (TB) is one of the major causes of tubal infertility. Some studies show that only two per cent of women with genital TB have live births. Genital TB is usually asymptomatic so needs higher degree of clinical suspicion so that ac
13:16 Sep 22, 2014
Martha Rosenberg looks back at the problems of deer in Wisconsin, including the wasting disease and the 2004 hunter-shooting rampage by Chai Vang, and asks if the deer are safe to eat now.
06:12 Sep 21, 2014
Will future sustainable development goals (SDGs) help in improving the lives of Bela and thousands of others like her who are pushed into the flesh trade due to poverty, greed and a skewed power dynamics. It is not enough to make survivors mere bran
07:03 Sep 19, 2014
Identify Your Link As It Might Save Your Life
09:34 Sep 18, 2014
The Ebola medical basics are a complex mixture of facts and suppositions. Learn the details about this threat so you can better gauge the information you see on TV. Includes many links to WHO medical documents on infection and prevention.
12:51 Sep 17, 2014
Faced with a medical disaster in Africa, one which has no cure or approved treatment, President Obama announced today that the U.S. is sending troops to build field hospitals.
11:36 Sep 17, 2014
Some scientists say Ebola is out of control while Dr. Fish of Toronto tries in vein to send 60,000 vials of a possible treatment.
19:24 Sep 16, 2014
We are used to hearing about a new pandemic threat every year, H1N1, Swine flu lost by a lab,etc., so it is natural to dismiss Ebola, but is this a real threat, possibly a world-wide pandemic threat?
10:51 Sep 15, 2014
Health insurance companies suddenly want in on the Obamacare action for 2015.
09:26 Sep 10, 2014
India took a historic step for control and management of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) when the Union Health and Family Welfare Minister of Government of India
13:06 Sep 8, 2014
Martha Rosenberg investigates the fattening of America. Dieting is doing a lot more for diet food manufacturers and fitness centers than Americans.
06:03 Sep 6, 2014
Nurit Greenger tells the story of how her health improved and she overcame pain, hair loss and dizziness, and later, recovered after a fall.
07:07 Sep 4, 2014
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