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Contaminated meat China shuts down factory supplying McDonalds, KFC

Jul 21, 2014

Contaminated meat China shuts down factory supplying McDonalds, KFC

A China television channel, which reported the original allegations, said workers at the plant mixed expired meat with the fresh product and deliberately misled quality inspectors from McDonald's. #food #World #China #McDonald's #NewsTracker #Health #Shanghai #Public health #KFC #Safety #Contaminated meat
There he goes again: Dr Harsh Vardhan advocates banning sex education in schools

Jun 27, 2014

There he goes again: Dr Harsh Vardhan advocates banning sex education in schools

Dr Harsh Vardhan's personal website notes in his views on education, "So-called 'sex education' to be banned. Yoga to be made compulsory." #BJP #TheySaidIt #Sex education #RSS #Public health #Condoms #Dr harsh Vardhan #Fight against AIDS #Sex Ed
UP encephalitis epidemic: It's too late for mere treatment

Oct 10, 2013

UP encephalitis epidemic: It's too late for mere treatment

At least 350 children have died due to Encephalitis in Gorakhpur in Eastern Uttar Pradesh this year with the figure likely to cross the 500 mark by November end. #Uttar Pradesh #Health #Ghulam Nabi Azad #Gorakhpur #Ramanan Laxminarayan #Public Health Foundation #BRD medical hospital
Odisha set to host India's first public health university

Apr 08, 2013

Odisha set to host India's first public health university

The state government today signed an MoU with city based Asian Institute of Public Health (AIPH) for setting up the university on public private partnership (PPP) mode. #NewsTracker #Odisha #Public health #Bhubaneshwar #PPP model
My health records? Sure, put it on FB and the cloud

Apr 05, 2013

My health records? Sure, put it on FB and the cloud

Indians seem to be blase about putting all their private healthcare data in cyberspace. #Healthcare #Survey #Public health #Cisco Survey
My health records? Sure, put it on FB and the cloud

Oct 02, 2014

Ebola contacts could be as high as 100

By Bill Hanna and Judy Wiley Updated 10:09 a.m.: DALLAS — The number of possible contacts with the Ebola patient in Dallas has risen to 80, said Zachary Thompson, Dallas County Health and Human Services director Thursday, and state official said it c... #Texas #Dallas, Texas #Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital
My health records? Sure, put it on FB and the cloud

Oct 02, 2014

Low-cost flu shots available in Marion Co.

Low-cost flu shots will be available at six clinics throughout October, the Marion County Public Health Department announced... #Texas #Dallas, Texas #Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital
My health records? Sure, put it on FB and the cloud

Oct 01, 2014

Canada 'well-prepared' for Ebola, health officials say

The Public Health Agency of Canada says the country is well-prepared for Ebola, but the likelihood of the virus spreading to Canada is unlikely... #Texas #Dallas, Texas #Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital