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Ebola epidemic set to explode unless response is intensified WHO

Sep 24, 2014

Ebola epidemic set to explode unless response is intensified WHO

The Ebola epidemic is set to explode unless the response is radically intensified, the WHO said. #World #United Nations #Health #UN #TheySaidIt #WHO #Africa #Liberia #epidemic #Sierra Leone #Virus #Ebola #Disease #Outbreak #Guinea
130 confirmed Ebola cases found in Sierra Leone during nationwide shutdown

Sep 24, 2014

130 confirmed Ebola cases found in Sierra Leone during nationwide shutdown

Health teams that went doortodoor in Sierra Leone found 130 confirmed cases of Ebola during a nationwide shutdown. #World #NewsTracker #Health #WHO #Africa #Liberia #epidemic #Sierra Leone #Virus #Ebola #shutdown #Disease #Outbreak #lockdown #Guinea #quarantine
Jaitley lost 17 kg after surgery for diabetes management

Sep 23, 2014

Jaitley lost 17 kg after surgery for diabetes management

The 61yearold Jaitley, who has been readmitted in a hospital in New Delhi for a postsurgery check up, is likely to be discharged tomorrow, said Pradeep K Chowbey, executive vicechairman of Max Healthcare. #NewsTracker #Health #Arun Jaitley #gastric bypass surgery #diabetes management
Ebola threat Lessons learned six months into worst outbreak of the disease

Sep 23, 2014

Ebola threat Lessons learned six months into worst outbreak of the disease

Six months into the biggestever Ebola outbreak, scientists say they know more about how the potentially lethal virus behaves. The first cases of Ebola in this outbreak were reported in Guinea by the World Health Organization on March 23 before spreading to Sierra Leone, Liberia and elsewhere. Here's a look at what scientists have learned so far. #Obama #US #Liberia #West Africa #epidemic #Sierra Leone #Ebola #Ebola scare #health workers #Ebola survivor

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Its not just Ranbaxy, our health care regulators have failed us too

May 23, 2013

Its not just Ranbaxy, our health care regulators have failed us too

The Ranbaxy saga of fraud and greed goes beyond that. In India, it shows how our regulators too have failed us. #TheLongView #Health #Drugs #Ranbaxy #Healthcare #Pharma

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Its not just Ranbaxy, our health care regulators have failed us too

Sep 24, 2014

Prentice launching review of rural Alberta health needs

Premier Jim Prentice set his sights on the health care woes of rural Alberta on Tuesday, launching a triple- stage review into health facilities and services in the province's smallest communities...
Its not just Ranbaxy, our health care regulators have failed us too

Sep 24, 2014

Braid: Prentice seeks practical actions to solve rural health care woes

Premier Jim Prentice often says he got an earful about the problems in rural health care while he was campaigning for the PC leadership. What he doesn’t add is that fixing those problems is a life and death matter — not just for patients, but for his...
Its not just Ranbaxy, our health care regulators have failed us too

Sep 24, 2014

New health minister targets long-term-care crunch

New Health Minister Stephen Mandel is promising immediate action on the issue of so-called bed blockers — patients who need continuing care but are instead forced into hospital beds because of a lack of facilities. The Alberta Medical Association war...