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Former Miss Puerto Rico is terminally ill


September 20th, 2012 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
San Juan, Sep 20 (IANS/EFE) Miss Puerto Rico 1985, Iris Matias, is suffering from terminal pulmonary hypertension which has left her bedridden and dependent on a machine connected to her ... Read more...

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World Bank’s $152 for UP healthcare


June 6th, 2012 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 6 (IANS) The World Bank will give $152 million for the Uttar Pradesh Health Systems Strengthening Project, officials said.The ambitious project is meant to help improve the healthcare ... Read more...

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Pitroda has drawn up projects to change face of Kerala: Chief Minister


May 15th, 2012 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 15 (IANS) Noted innovator, tech evangelist and policymaker Sam Pitroda has drawn up some 10 major projects for Kerala's resurgence that promise to change the face of ... Read more...

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Seven health districts to be set up, says Mamata


December 24th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 24 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday announced creation of seven new health districts in the state to be operational by 2012."We will create seven ... Read more...

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Tougher anti-tobacco rules for TV, films


November 11th, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Henceforth, every time an actor is seen taking a puff on screen, a prominent scroll warning that smoking is injurious to health will run at ... Read more...

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Meghalaya to introduce health insurance scheme


August 2nd, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, Aug 1 (IANS) The Meghalaya government will introduce a health insurance scheme for those whose annual income is below Rs.5 lakh, Chief Minister Mukul Sangma said Monday."The proposed insurance ... Read more...

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Chola MS General targets Rs.1,400 crore premium in 2011-12


June 2nd, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 2 (IANS) City based non-life insurer Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Ltd. is targeting a gross premium income of around Rs.1,400 crore this fiscal, a senior company official ... Read more...

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Disabled rights group protests lag on schemes


May 27th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Hundreds of differently-abled people held a protest rally in the city against the "sluggish and careless implementation" of the 11th five year plan (2007-2011) that ... Read more...

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Brandy, Tatyana bare all for a cause


May 17th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) R&B; singer Brandy and actress Tatyana Ali, known for her role in "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" have bared all for a new health campaign raising ... Read more...

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Badal inducts five BJP ministers, allocates portfolios (Lead)


May 15th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 15 (IANS) Five Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators, including three new faces, were Sunday sworn-in as ministers in the Punjab cabinet of Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal ... Read more...

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Cuban medicine for diabetic ulcers gains popularity


March 1st, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago de Cuba, March 1 (IANS) A Cuban medication for diabetic feet ulcers is fast becoming popular in a number of countries and has been used to treat more than 22,000 patients ... Read more...

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K. Chandramouli is new health secretary


December 1st, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) K. Chandramouli Wednesday took over as the secretary in the health and family welfare ministry.A 1975 batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer from Uttar Pradesh cadre, ... Read more...

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Brit men refuse medical check-ups over fear of ‘manflu’


November 29th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 29 (ANI): More and more men are refusing medical checkups for the fear that they may get ridiculed over "man-flu", a new health survey has revealed.It showed that more than ... Read more...

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Finally, ciggie packs in US to carry gruesome pictures!


November 11th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): Taking a stand against smoking, US has also unveiled anti-smoking scare photos on cigarette boxes.Officials have informed that graphic pictures depicting the possible consequences of tobacco use are ... Read more...

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GOP Claims Victory In House Of Representatives, All Set To Read “Pledge To America”


November 3rd, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After 2010 US election votes are tallied, it seems that the Republican Party will hold the majority of seats in the elections and in the US ... Read more...

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Ozzy Osbourne signed by Rolling Stone as health columnist


October 27th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 27 (ANI): Ozzy Osbourne has become the new "health columnist" of Rolling Stone magazine.His first outing as the magazine's agony aunt for health, sex and family matters offers such ... Read more...

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Kids learn from ‘few grazed knees or bruised elbows’


October 9th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 09 (ANI): In a bid to get rid of Britain's 'cotton wool culture' and encourage youngsters to play outdoors, new Health and Safety regulations have recommended that children should ... Read more...

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After exposing celebs, Perez Hilton to write on fitness


October 9th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): The man who exposed Britney Spears' uncensored private parts, Perez Hilton, has now entered the arena of advising how to keep up the toned body.Perez has come ... Read more...

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Drew Carey speaks about his weight loss


September 27th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): "The Price is Right' host Drew Carey is barely recognizable these days, the guy has lot a ton of weight and looks fabulous. The former ... Read more...

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Chris Redfern drops the F-word about the Republicans


September 23rd, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The chairman of the Democratic Party in Ohio seems not to be bothered by remarks that he made about Republicans who he referred to with the F-word due ... Read more...

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Number of US citizens with healthcare insurance fell in 2009


September 17th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lawmakers in the US argued over the need to make major healthcare changes in 2009 and one of the sticky points of the debate was the number of ... Read more...

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Heart disease, gunplay make NYC men die 6yrs younger than women: Study


August 26th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 26 (ANI): Heart disease and homicide together make men in New York City die six years younger than women, at 76 instead of 82, revealed a new Health Department ... Read more...

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Sinfully Sweet Apple Company Makes Martha Henderson A Popular Name!


July 27th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez La Verne, July 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Martha Henderson is a happy woman today but there was a time when she could not imagine that she would become famous only by ... Read more...

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Physiotherapists for own council under new health regulator


July 21st, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) With an umbrella council being mulled for India's health education sector, physiotherapists have demanded a separate slot in the proposed body. In a letter addressed to the health ... Read more...

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New Health Risk: Reusable Grocery Bags Breed Bacteria


July 6th, 2010 - 10:29 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The environmentally friendly reusable grocery bags which have become so popular in recent years may not be too health friendly, since they can serve as a ripe breeding ... Read more...

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Google’s new gay only employee benefit raises eyebrows


July 2nd, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): Google new gay only employee benefit is raising eyebrows.According to a Fox News report, Google says it will pay homosexual employees who include domestic partners on their health ... Read more...

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Ozzy Osbourne’s DNA to be researched by scientists


July 1st, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jul 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The maverick singer Ozzy Osbourne’s DNA is going to be preserved and used for research by scientists. The scientists are keen to learn the ... Read more...

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New Study Links Dermatitis To Cancer Risk


June 28th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to the results from a new health study, dermatitis may be linked to a greater risk of cancer. and people who have been diagnosed with atopic ... Read more...

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Ozzy Osbourne now health columnist


June 9th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) Rocker Ozzy Osbourne will now give health tips through his new column for a British newspaper and says if people will learn from his stupid mistakes, it will ... Read more...

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Punjab to construct new hospitals


June 3rd, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 3 (IANS) In a bid to improve healthcare facilities in the state, Punjab will spend Rs.342 crore on the construction of new hospitals and upgradation of existing ones, Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Unprotected anal sex most common among Asian women: Study


April 23rd, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 23 (ANI): A study has found that unprotected anal sex is most common among Asian women and others between the age group of 18 to 24.According to a ... Read more...

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Watching 3D TV can cause nausea


April 17th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 17 (ANI): Watching 3D films can cause nausea, according to a new health warning.According to the warning, a 3D TV can cause people to suffer from vomiting and cramps.Pregnant women, ... Read more...

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Mel Gibson blames mom for smoking habit


March 4th, 2010 - 2:33 am ICT by IANS
London, March 4 (IANS) Actor Mel Gibson says it would have been much easier for him to kick the butt if his mother hadn't been a smoker when she was pregnant ... Read more...

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Mel Gibson blames mother for nicotine addiction


March 3rd, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 3 (IANS) Hollywood actor Mel Gibson, who is battling his addiction to nicotine after quitting last year, says it would have been much easier for him to quit if ... Read more...

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NY drug overdose deaths decline 27% over past two years


March 2nd, 2010 - 2:04 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) – A new Health Department report informed that drug overdose deaths have declined 27% in two years, the lowest level in New York City since 1999. The ... Read more...

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