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Generation Y thinks HIV can spread through mosquitoe bites


October 19th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 19 (ANI): It seems generation Y has little understanding of HIV, for new research has revealed that 45 per cent believe the disease can be contracted by mosquito bites.A further ... Read more...

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‘School teachers need to be educated about epilepsy’(Lead)


February 4th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Many epileptic children get little sympathy from teachers if they get seizures and are often told to quit school, an expert has said while underlining the need ... Read more...

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‘School teachers need to be educated about epilepsy’


February 4th, 2010 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Many children suffering from epilepsy get little sympathy from their teachers when they get seizures in school and are often told to quit school, a health expert ... Read more...

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10 mn suffer from epilepsy in India, treatment gap huge


February 3rd, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Around 10 million people in India - every 10 out of 1,000 people - have epilepsy, but most do not have access to proper treatment, especially in ... Read more...

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Zimbabwe opposition leader says Mugabe regime ”collapsing”


January 16th, 2009 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, Jan.16 (ANI): Zimbabwe''s opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has claimed that the Robert Mugabe''s regime is ''collapsing''. Speaking in Johannesburg, the leader of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) told The Daily ... Read more...

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Potential target to stop breast-cancer metastasis identified


November 18th, 2008 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine have found a potential target to stop the most deadly part of breast-cancer metastasis.In ... Read more...

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Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt plan children’s hospital


September 16th, 2008 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 15 (IANS) Hollywood superstar couple Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have donated $2 million to set up a children's hospital in Ethiopia. The clinic will target kids suffering from ... Read more...

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Brangelina set up TB and HIV/AIDS clinic in Ethiopia


September 14th, 2008 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 14 (ANI): Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitts foundation has announced a 2-million dollars donation to Global Health Committee to set up a TB and HIV/AIDS clinic in Ethiopia to ... Read more...

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AAPM lists top 5 ways medical techniques that changed health care


February 29th, 2008 - 4:54 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 29 (ANI): The American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), the premier scientific and professional association of medical physicists, has highlighted top five ways that have revolutionized medical techniques for ... Read more...

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