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Preventive care most important component of health sector, says PM Modi

Oct 25, 2014

Preventive care most important component of health sector, says PM Modi

Describing neonatal and maternal mortality rates as a matter of grave concern, Prime MinisterNarendra Modi on Saturday said his government wanted to effectively use its 'Make in India' and 'Digital India' campaigns to reach healthcare to the country's poorest of the poor. #India #Narendra Modi #Health #TheySaidIt #Modi #Health care #Digital India #Make In India #H N Reliance Foundation Hospital
US must continue leading global fight against Ebola, says Obama

Oct 25, 2014

US must continue leading global fight against Ebola, says Obama

As New York City reported its first Ebola case, US President Barack Obama on Saturday asked the Americans not to give into fear as the country is well equipped to deal with the deadly virus and is leading the global fight to stamp it out. #World #United States #Obama #Barack Obama #US #Health #TheySaidIt #New York #West Africa #Ebola #Ebola Virus disease #global fight
2-year-old girl who was Mali's first Ebola patient, dies

Oct 25, 2014

2-year-old girl who was Mali's first Ebola patient, dies

The two-year-old had travelled with her grandmother hundreds of kilometres by bus from Guinea via Mali's capital to the western town of Kayes, where she was diagnosed on Thursday. #United States #Japan #Brazil #France #Arabic #Russia #Health #UN #Italy #Argentina #Mali #Ebola #Disease #Guinea #Mali's first Ebola case
Suspicious powder sent to western consulates in Istanbul officials

Oct 25, 2014

Suspicious powder sent to western consulates in Istanbul officials

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Packets of an unidentified yellow powder were sent to five western consulates in Istanbul on Friday, officials said, prompting security alerts following two militant attacks in Canada this week. Consulates of the United States, Canada, France, Germany and Belgium received suspicious packages, the officials said. It was not immediately clear what the powder was and Turkish officials said results of tests on them were due on Monday #facebook #India #China #Japan #Brazil #Technology #France #Arabic #Health #markets #Latin America #Istanbul
India offers Pakistan 'full cooperation' for polio eradication

Oct 24, 2014

India offers Pakistan 'full cooperation' for polio eradication

India today offered Pakistan "full cooperation" for eradicating polio and said it is a "cause for concern" for it that the neighboring country accounts for 85 percent of the world's polio cases. #India #Pakistan #India-Pakistan #HealthMatters #HealthBuzz #polio eradication #HealthScare #Polio cases #Polio in Pakistan
'Don't be alarmed' What US officials are saying after NY doctor tests positive for Ebola

Oct 24, 2014

'Don't be alarmed' What US officials are saying after NY doctor tests positive for Ebola

The worst Ebola outbreak on record has killed at least 4,900 people and perhaps as many as 15,000, mostly in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, according to World Health Organization figures. #United States #Health #WHO #New York #Ebola #US officials
In reaction to Ebola Full list of travel bans imposed by various countries

Oct 24, 2014

In reaction to Ebola Full list of travel bans imposed by various countries

The World Health Organization has recommended against any general ban on travel or trade with the West African countries that have been affected by the epidemic. The three countries most affected by the virus are Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. There were a small number of cases in both Senegal and Nigeria, but the WHO declared Senegal Ebola-free on Oct. 18 and declared Nigeria Ebola-free on Oct. 20. #World Health Organization #Liberia #West Africa #Virus #Ebola #uinea
New York tests doctor who was in West Africa for Ebola

Oct 24, 2014

New York tests doctor who was in West Africa for Ebola

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A physician with Doctors without Borders who returned from West Africa recently and developed potential symptoms is being tested for Ebola at a New York City hospital, health officials said on Thursday, setting off fresh fears about the spread of the virus. The doctor developed a fever and gastrointestinal symptoms, the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene said in a statement. Preliminary results of the Ebola testing were expected in the next 12 hours #Business #United States #India #Japan #Technology #France #Russia #Health #Italy #Latin America #Virus #opinion
New York tests healthcare worker who was in West Africa for Ebola

Oct 24, 2014

New York tests healthcare worker who was in West Africa for Ebola

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York City hospital is running Ebola tests on a healthcare worker with Doctors Without Borders who returned to the United States from West Africa and developed a fever and gastrointestinal symptoms, the city health department said on Thursday. #facebook #India #China #Technology #Arabic #Russia #Health #Argentina #United Kingdom #Virus #opinion #city