The study demonstrate for the first time that male circumcision roll-out is effective at community level in curbing the spread of HIV.
Washington, July 21 (ANI): Three years after the start of the male circumcision roll-out in the South African township of Orange Farm (110 000 adults), a study has concluded that it has led to a redu… Edit »
Scientists have identified an emerging “superbug” strain of salmonella that is highly resistant to the antibiotic Ciprofloxacin.
LONDON (Reuters) – Scientists have identified an emerging “superbug” strain of salmonella that is highly resistant to the antibiotic Ciprofloxacin, or Cipro, often used for severe salmonella infectio… Edit »
Genetic marker helps identify aggressive tumors.
Scientists have developed a new test for prostate cancer that may help patients and their doctors make difficult treatment decisions. But identifying the most aggressive and dangerous prostate cancer… Edit »
Public bicycle sharing have a positive effect on the environment.
Public bicycle sharing is gaining popularity in cities around the world as people are trading cars for low-cost rental bikes used for short hops around town. While it’s hoped this will have a positiv… Edit »
Indian medical tourism sector is likely to more than double to Rs 10,800 crore by 2015.
NEW DELHI: Market size of the Indian medical tourism sector is likely to more than double to Rs 10,800 crore by 2015 from Rs 4,500 crore at present, industry chamber Assocham on Friday said in its st… Edit »
Integrating Online Portal and Revenue Cycle Management Solutions Will Improve Patient Collections, Reduce Costs.
CARY, N.C. & MIAMI, Aug 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Avisena, one of the nation’s leading providers of revenue cycle management software, services and business solutions for the healthcare industr… Edit »
Widespread adoption of mobile phone technology for improvement of healthcare in Africa.
Despite chronic poverty and weak infrastructure, many African countries have recently overcome communication problems through the widespread adoption of mobile phone technology. A study published tod… Edit »
Bahrain says raided MSF center was illegal.
DUBAI (AFP) — Bahraini authorities said Thursday police had raided a medical center operated by the Paris-based Doctors Without Borders last week because it was “unlicensed.” MSF issued a statement… Edit »
Despite breakthrough in negotiation between doctors’ union and Finance Ministry, residents demand raise in hourly pay in Israel.
Israel’s resident doctors’ representatives decided Thursday to submit over a thousand resignation letters in protest of the agreement being formulated between the Israel Medical Association (IMA) and… Edit »
The number of new AIDS cases in the US remained stable at about 50,000 per year between 2006 and 2009.
Washington, Aug 5 (IANS/EFE) The number of new AIDS cases in the US remained stable at about 50,000 per year between 2006 and 2009, said authorities. ‘More than 30 years into the HIV epidemic, about… Edit »