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May 18, 2018
Training health workers can help manage hypertension in rural areasA new study found that training available workforce such as Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHAs) could be effective in rural areas.
May 07, 2018
Health workers promote financial literacy in GujaratA bank account subtly shifts the balance of power in the family towards the woman.
Aug 14, 2017
Yemen cholera outbreak: 5,000 people affected daily; poor sanitation leading to rapid spread of diseaseCholera is believed to have affected more than 500,000 people and killed nearly 2,000 since late April, the World Health Organization said
Aug 05, 2015
Eliminating Ebola possible in near future, says WHOWorld Health Organisation (WHO) Assistant Director General Bruce Aylward said here on Tuesday that the Ebola "response is definitely getting better."
Jul 07, 2015
Mumbai has 18,625 out-of-school children, reports state-wide surveyOver 10,000 'out-of-school' children were detected in a one-day survey carried out in the city by school teachers, health workers and education department officials on Saturday.
Jan 14, 2015
Ebola health workers face life or death decision on pregnant women, say expertsHealth workers treating women with pregnancy-related problems in Ebola-hit countries have to make life or death decisions for their patients and themselves, experts said on Wednesday.
Dec 10, 2014
Time magazine names 'Ebola fighters' as person of the yearTime said the virus struck doctors and nurses in unprecedented numbers, "wiping out a public-health infrastructure that was weak in the first place."
Nov 04, 2014
Survey shows Americans want Ebola medics to be quarantinedDoctors Without Borders said last week that some American workers were delaying their return to the United States after working in West Africa and staying in Europe for 21 days, Ebola virus's maximum incubation period.
Nov 03, 2014
UN chief Ban ki-Moon warns against quarantining Ebola health workersUN chief Ban ki-Moon warns against quarantining Ebola health workers.
Oct 31, 2014
WHO issues new guidelines for Ebola protective gearArray