Global Health

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Officials are concerned that an ebola outbreak in West Africa may make it's way to the U.S.

(NBC News) -Now that two Americans have been diagnosed with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa, U.S. officials are warning anyone traveling there to steer clear of people who may be infected.Federal health officials say there's little chance the virus will ... [Published KTIV - 1 hour ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Power of Ideas: Vanessa Kerry, Founder of SEED Global Health

She’s changing how we provide healthcare to the world’s most vulnerable populations.photograph by jeff brownThe StatsAccording to estimates from the World Health Organization, there is a critical shortage of at least 2.4 million doctors, nurses, and midwives ... [Published Boston Magazine - 4 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Health Briefs Presents Segment on Treating Outdoor Injuries

- Jul. 29, 2014 - CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. -- Health Briefs producers are pleased to announce a segment on treating outdoor injuries. From bug bites, scrapes and cuts to more serious concerns such as fainting, the respected health and medical program will ... [Published Prlog - 6 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Technology Takes Center Stage at Science & Human Rights Meeting

Patricia Davis | AAAS/Carla SchafferIsaac Newton famously attributed his insights to standing on the shoulders of giants. Today, as in Newton's time, "it is the free flow of information that makes such a vantage point possible," said Patricia Davis, director ... [Published AAAS - 10 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Nature's Nirvana Launches Phytoceramides: An All Natural Anti-Aging Formula Offering A 70% Discount

downloadNature’s Nirvana Phytocermides ( EMAILWIRE.COM , July 28, 2014 ) Buffalo, NY -- Nature's Nirvana, a leading natural supplements manufacturer, announces the launch of Nature Nirvana’s Phytoceramides , an all natural supplement designed to tackle ... [Published EMAILWIRE.com - 16 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Free hepatitis screenings today in Altamonte Springs

Seminole County officials are offering free hepatitis screenings to commemorate World Hepatitis Day.Hepatitis is a global health threat and is cause for concern.Free screenings will be offered at the Walgreens pharmacy, 200 W. State Road 436.latest news: ... [Published Central Florida News 13 - 23 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Study: Inefficient operations cost hospitals millions in lost revenue

Hospitals lose a significant amount of revenue due to wasted time and poor communication methods according to a recent study by The Ponemon Institute that sheds light on the cost of inefficient hospital practices.The study, sponsored by global health ... [Published Birmingham Business Journal - 18 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Share in the politics of poor health

Indicators of health are a mirror of what goes on in societies, how the world works, and who benefits most. The world over, poor people are more sick and die earlier than those who are better off.The 2013 World Health Organi-sation (WHO) Global Health ... [Published South African Institute for International Affairs - 22 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Incidence, Death Rates on Decline for HIV, Malaria and TB

According to a new analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013, there has been a significant reduction in the global burden of HIV, malaria and tuberculosis since 2000, when governments worldwide adopted Millennium Development Goal 6 to combat ... [Published RT Magazine - 22 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Global Health Next Generation Network, the first multidisciplinary network of students of global health, is born

To promote collaboration among worldwide students and young professionals in the field of international health in order to foster innovation and improve training programmes is one of the main objectives of the Global Health Next Generation Network (GHNGN), ... [Published Noodls - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

The top ten global health threats

Via The Independent: As Ebola, Mers and HIV/Aids make headlines, what are the biggest risks to the world's health? And what is being done about them? Excerpt:Infectious diseases can break out suddenly, almost anywhere in the world, and with devastating ... [Published H5N1 - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Irish hospitals to start giving away old equipment

IRELAND IS PLANNING to send medical equipment it no longer uses to developing countries in Africa as part of a programme to help hospitals in need.According to the Medical Independent, the scheme will also see staff in those hospitals trained to use and ... [Published TheJournal.ie - Jul 27 2014]

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Justine Greening said "This Ebola outbreak poses a serious public health risk to West Africa. Britain is working with the countries affected and the international community to ensure that the outbreak is contained and help reaches those in need. This latest round of funding is in addition to support the UK has been providing since the outbreak of the disease in February 2"
...fantastic performance has attracted investors is Axa Framlington Biotech But Tom Becket, who buys funds for Psigma Investment Management, said: "There are clear signs of overvaluation in certain parts of the stock market, particularly in the biotech and social media sectors. Biotech might be a great investment over the next 10 years, but I believe this is a classic case of 'rear-view mirror' investing. Valuations are stretched and hope is potentially dominating reality."
"This outbreak highlights the need for us to enhance our global health security everywhere in the world" says Stephan Monroe of the CentersCenters for Disease Control and Prevention
"Once you get a fairly large number of cases, it gets a momentum and becomes more and more difficult to control."

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After Killind Hundreds In Africa, Could Ebola N... [Published Huffington Post UK - 1 hour ago]
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published on: 29 July, 2014 Roche's Gazyvaro ap... [Published Roche - 3 hours ago]
Could Childhood TB Be Higher Than Estimated? [a... [Published Individual.com - 3 hours ago]
Is Ebola coming to Britain? UK health officials... [Published The Independent - 4 hours ago]
Missionaries infected with deadly Ebola virus [Published Mission Network News - 4 hours ago]
Power of Ideas: Vanessa Kerry, Founder of SEED ... [Published Boston Magazine - 4 hours ago]
Antimicrobial Resistance: A new global public ... [Published World Bank - 5 hours ago]
Health Briefs Presents Segment on Treating Outd... [Published Prlog - 6 hours ago]
Health Briefs to Report on Wrist Computers in a... [Published PR.com - 6 hours ago]
Could deadly Ebola reach UK? [Published Telegraph - 7 hours ago]
Antibacterial clay and natural antibiotics offe... [Published Natural News - 7 hours ago]
Suicide risk high after prison release [Published Australian Doctor - 8 hours ago]
Roche's Gazyvaro approved in Europe for patient... [Published Noodls - 8 hours ago]
Nigeria isolates hospital where Liberian man di... [Published DNA India - 8 hours ago]
Nigeria Isolates Hospital in Lagos as Barack Ob... [Published NDTV - 10 hours ago]
Technology Takes Center Stage at Science & Huma... [Published AAAS - 10 hours ago]
Fairfield County Newsmakers, 7.28.2014 [Published Fairfield Business Journal - 10 hours ago]
CDC urges U.S. health workers to be vigilant as... [Published Washington Post - 12 hours ago]
US diaspora scholars pledge help for Nigerian u... [Published Nigeria Punch - 13 hours ago]
Nigeria isolates hospital in Lagos as Obama bri... [Published H5N1 - 13 hours ago]
Nigeria isolates hospital in Lagos as Obama bri... [Published Orlando Sentinel - 14 hours ago]
If you can’t criticize, don’t call yourself a l... [Published Globe and Mail - 14 hours ago]
Lagos hospital shut down over Ebola [Published Qatar Peninsula - 14 hours ago]
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Nigeria isolates hospital in Lagos as Obama bri... [Published H5N1 - 13 hours ago]
Via Reuters: Nigeria isolates hospital in Lagos as Obama briefed on Ebola outbreak. Excerpt:The Nigerian city of Lagos shut and quarantined a hospital on Monday where a Liberian man died of the Ebola virus, the first recorded case of the highly-infectious ...
World: World Hepatitis Day 2014: Think again [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 22 hours ago]
Source: World Health OrganizationCountry: World Every year on 28 July, WHO and partners mark World Hepatitis Day to increase awareness and understanding about viral hepatitis and the diseases that it causes. This year's theme, 'Think Again' acknowledges ...
Google and Findability without the Complexity [Published Beyond Search - Jul 28 2014]
Shortly after writing the first draft of Google: The Digital Gutenberg, “Enterprise Findability without the Complexity” became available on the Google Web site. You can find this eight page polemic at http://bit.ly/1rKwyhd or you can search for the ...
[Comment] MDG 6 and beyond: from halting and re... [Published The Lancet online - Jul 28 2014]
The global community strongly agrees on the need for coordinated action in the response to AIDS and on the opportunity to increase results by focusing on populations at increased risk of HIV. When the UN member states adopted the Millennium Development ...
The top ten global health threats [Published H5N1 - Jul 27 2014]
Via The Independent: As Ebola, Mers and HIV/Aids make headlines, what are the biggest risks to the world's health? And what is being done about them? Excerpt:Infectious diseases can break out suddenly, almost anywhere in the world, and with devastating ...
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Two Global Health Corps Fellows Head to Burundi... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jul 23 2014]
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Team of Students to Win Opportunity to Impact G... [Published Financial Services - Mar 27 2014]
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