|A Breakthrough Malaria Vaccine?|
Breakthrough Malaria vaccine?
VOAs Carolyn Presutti sits down with On Assignments Martin Secrest to talk about the U.S. militarys cutting-edge research to develop the worlds first malaria vaccine. But officials are worried that the mandatory U.S. budget cuts, known as \"sequestration,\" could delay development of the vaccine, as well as an answer to whether it is a \"real breakthrough\" or \"just a fluke.\"
|Doctor de-registered over negligence|
Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board de-registers doctor botched operation
|DR. CARISSA F. ETIENNE. MESSAGE WORLD BLOOD DONOR DAY 2013|
World Blood Donor Day, celebrated on 14 June every year, serves to raise awareness of the need for safe blood and blood products and to thank voluntary unpaid blood donors for their life-saving gifts of blood. With the slogan "Give the gift of life: donate blood", this year’s campaign, the 10th anniversary of World Blood Donor Day, will focus on the value of donated blood to the patient, not only in saving life, but also in helping people live longer and more productive lives.
|Health Secretary launches National Immunisation Policy - February 19,2014|
|Health Secretary pledges to resolve doctors' pay grievances|
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|I Was Here (United Nations World Humanitarian Day Performance by Beyonce)|
Published on Aug 18, 2012
Music video by Beyoncé performing I Was Here. (C) 2012 Columbia Records, a Division of Sony Music Entertainment
|NTV News : Health Assignment: Kenya marks the 1st International Day to End Obstetric Fistula|
Obstetric fistula is a debilitating yet preventable and treatable childbirth injury that robs women of their self control, leaving them suffering in shame and solitude, often isolated from their family and communities leaking urine or faeces. It is undeniably one of the most telling examples of inequitable access to maternal health care, and as the world and Kenya mark the first-ever International Day to End Obstetric Fistula day, for some, it a reality they deal with daily. Beryl Wambani relayed this report of experiences from sufferers and survivors for our Health Assignment segment after spending time with these women.
|WHO: Dr Margaret Chan video message for World Blood Donor Day 2013|
Published on Jun 13, 2013
This video message by WHO Director-General Dr Margaret Chan was produced on the occasion of World Blood Donor Day, 14 June 2013. It highlights the call by the World Health Organization for all countries to obtain 100% of their supplies of blood and blood products from voluntary unpaid blood donors by 2020. Providing safe and adequate supplies of blood and blood products should be an integral part of every country's national health care policy and infrastructure.