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WHO guidance on infant milk formulas gets lukewarm backing | Reuters

May 27, 2016

WHO guidance on infant milk formulas gets lukewarm backing | Reuters

GENEVA National health officials stopped short on Friday of fully endorsing World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines to end the aggressive marketing of breast milk substitutes and baby foods for newborn and older infants. Activists said the consensus, hammered out in negotiations chaired by Ecuador, overcame resistance by dairy producers led by the United States, European Union and New Zealand #Sports #India #Middle East #Health #United Kingdom #Ecuador
Chile's students clash with police as protests intensify | Reuters

May 27, 2016

Chile's students clash with police as protests intensify | Reuters

SANTIAGO Police clashed with student demonstrators in the streets of Chile's capital Santiago on Thursday, in the latest protest by university and high school pupils who say the government is moving too slowly on planned reforms. During the march, which authorities had not authorized, students attempted to walk along the Alameda, Santiago's main artery, and demonstrate in front of La Moneda presidential palace. But heavily armoured police officers dispersed the crowd with water cannon and tear gas, as protesters threw stones and set up flaming barricades. #United States #Economy #Middle East #Health #Chile
Zika infection may be linked to unreported eye problems in Brazilian infants

May 26, 2016

Zika infection may be linked to unreported eye problems in Brazilian infants

A team of ophthalmologists has found previously unreported eye problems in infants born to mothers who showed signs of Zika virus infection during pregnancy. #Brazil #NewsTracker #Health #Zika Virus #FHealth #Zika infected infants #Zika baby eye problems #Zika virus infection #Zika infection in Brazil
Workaholics are more prone to anxiety and depression, warn researchers

May 26, 2016

Workaholics are more prone to anxiety and depression, warn researchers

Workaholics, take note! You may be more prone to psychiatric symptoms such as depression and anxiety, researchers including one of Indian-origin have warned. #NewsTracker #Health #depression #anxiety #PLoS One #Obsessive Compulsive Disorder #Workaholics #FHealth
Sri Lanka to set up office to probe people missing in Tamil conflict | Reuters

May 25, 2016

Sri Lanka to set up office to probe people missing in Tamil conflict | Reuters

COLOMBO Sri Lanka will set up an office to independently investigate the cases of thousands of missing people, the government said on Wednesday, in a move to address alleged human rights violations during its long conflict with Tamil Tiger rebels. The UN Human Rights Commission last year urged the government to probe disappearances including of people who were alleged to have been secretly abducted by state-backed groups and para military during the 26-year conflict which ended seven years ago. #Economy #Business #Middle East #Health #markets #Argentina #Foreign policy
Call for gastric surgery to be standard diabetes treatment | Reuters

May 24, 2016

Call for gastric surgery to be standard diabetes treatment | Reuters

LONDON People with diabetes should be offered gastric surgery as a standard treatment option which could help control it for years without medication, the world's leading diabetes groups said. #Sports #India #Business #France #Health #markets #Copyright
Carcinogens in bread: Govt waiting for FSSAI report to initiate action

May 24, 2016

Carcinogens in bread: Govt waiting for FSSAI report to initiate action

The government on Tuesday said it will take appropriate action as soon as as the country's food regulator submits its report on the carcinogenic chemicals found in bread #NewsTracker #Health #FSSAI #FHealth #top bread brands in Delhi #top Delhi bread brands
Extreme emotional beliefs can lead to criminal acts, find researchers

May 24, 2016

Extreme emotional beliefs can lead to criminal acts, find researchers

Researchers have found that it can also be due to intense emotional commitment to certain beliefs. #NewsTracker #Health #FHealth #extreme emotional beliefs #radical beliefs