Medical/Health Care

Global Emerging Pathogen Treatment Consortium Formed To Study Potential Of Immune Plasma Treatment In The Fight Against Ebola

– African-led Group of Clinicians, Blood Banks and Social Science Experts, in Collaboration with U.S.-based Clinical RM and United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Work to Identify a Better Understanding and Solutions to Ebola Outbreak HINCKLEY, Ohio, Nov. 19, 2014 / PRNewswire / Asianet-Pakistan — An African-led scientific team in collaboration with […]

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Extreme Sun Not Good for Children

A medical doctor at Sekgoma Memorial hospital, Dr Lesedi Ncuna has warned that children should not be exposed to extreme sun. Dr Ncuna argued that due to their soft and semi-developed skin, children were most susceptible to the sun’s damaging effects than grown-ups. Rush and skin cancer, he said, were some effects of sunburn, though […]

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IAPAC, HIV Advocates, and AbbVie Launch Tools in Advance of World AIDS Day to Strengthen Dialogue Between Women Living with HIV and Their Healthcare Providers

– Women take a stand to improve HIV care outcomes globally WASHINGTON, Nov. 17, 2014 / PRNewswire / Asianet-Pakistan – The International Association of Providers of AIDS Care (IAPAC) in collaboration with a global steering committee focused on women and HIV today launched a series of dialogue tools to strengthen conversations between healthcare providers and […]