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Breaking News: Further Questions About Implanon Birth Control Implants in Ethiopia
 
Posted by: Simon Collery

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | updated 2012-07-27 23:24:18 -0700 | health-news

One of the things that prompted my recent post about Implanon birth control implant was a remark in Wikipedia, which links to an article about an alert relating to the product in the UK. Hundreds of women became pregnant while...
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Source: Africa Headlines

Cape Town :: South Africa | updated 2012-01-21 20:27:23 -0800 | political-news

IFP Concerned About the Mjoko Clinic in Msebe Ward Five 21 November 2011 press release The IFP calls on the MEC of Health DR Dhlomo to visit the Mjoko clinic and launch a full scale investigation into the problems that...
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Breaking News: Contraception (Sex Education Know-How)
 
Posted by: MuibiAjayi

Ibadan :: Nigeria | updated 2012-02-10 14:52:30 -0800 | health-news

A SEX EDUCATION SERIES FOR THE BENEFIT OF FAMILIES, YOUNG WOMEN, PREGNANT WOMEN AND SO ON. DEFINITION By contraception I mean the avoidance of pregnancy. By Birth Control, I mean controlling the number of children born to any woman and...
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Source: Africa Headlines

Cape Town :: South Africa | updated 2012-01-21 20:28:12 -0800 | political-news

More Than People in White Coats Jared Paiva 21 November 2011 opinion Before I began to be involved in the healthcare industry, I believed that a pharmacy was just a place to pick up my medication. I also saw the...
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Source: Africa Headlines

Lagos :: Nigeria | updated 2012-01-21 20:28:29 -0800 | travel-news

I Need N5 Million to Stay Alive Bashir Adefaka 19 November 2011 Share: If urgent treatment is not administered on Mr. Uzoma Okoro, a Lagos-based radio technician, Nigeria may lose yet another of its promising stars to the terminal ailment...
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Breaking News: HIV Industry Need Non-Racist Answer to the Question 'Why Africa, Why Africans'?
 
Posted by: Simon Collery

Arusha :: Tanzania | updated 2012-07-27 17:51:12 -0700 | health-news

After flailing around blindly, spending billions and ending up with little to show for it, the massively wealthy but spectacularly ineffective AIDS industry may finally box its way out of a wet paper bag. What it will do after that...
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Posted by: Simon Collery

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | updated 2012-07-26 20:19:01 -0700 | health-news

Pathfinder International are intending to scale up the use of Implanon in Ethiopia. This is a hormonal contraceptive implant, inserted under the skin. I hope some care is taken to avoid accidental transmission of blood borne infections, such as hepatitis,...
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Source: Africa Headlines

Kaduna :: Nigeria | updated 2012-01-19 17:15:11 -0800 | business-news

Customs Hands Over Seized Drugs Worth N6 Million to NAFDAC Christiana T. Alabi 18 November 2011 Kaduna Consignments of a banned drug, Nimesulide, worth N6 million, which were impounded by the Nigeria Customs Service early this month along the Niger/Katsina...
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Lagos :: Nigeria | updated 2012-01-18 16:53:55 -0800 | political-news

Emodi Lauds Okoli On Philanthropy 18 November 2011 Special Adviser to the President on National Assembly Matters, Senator Joy Emodi, has praised the efforts of Dr. Stella Okoli, Chief Executive Officer of Emzor Pharmaceuticals in promoting the development of the...
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Breaking News: RETRACTION: 127 Zimbabwean Women Were Not Infected With HIV During Trial
 
Posted by: Simon Collery

Harare :: Zimbabwe | updated 2012-07-26 20:23:59 -0700 | health-news

Following an article in ZimEye.org, I mistakenly wrote that one arm of the Vaginal and Oral Interventions to Control the Epidemic (VOICE) trial, involving the antiretroviral drug Tenofovir, was stopped because 127 women taking the drug became infected with HIV....
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Posted by: MuibiAjayi

Ibadan :: Nigeria | updated 2011-11-21 04:41:30 -0800 | health-news

TO EDUCATE FAMILY UNITS, TEENAGERS, YOUNG MOTHERS etc. ON PREGNANCYvis a vis SEX EDUCATION1. DILATATION AND CURETTAGE (popularly called D and C)D and C is generally used only during the first 10 and 12 weeks of pregnancy. In this method,...
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Posted by: MuibiAjayi

Ibadan :: Nigeria | updated 2011-11-21 04:41:34 -0800 | health-news

A HOW-TO SEX EDUCATION ON SAFE ABORTION FOR THOSE WHO CHOSE THE OPTION RULES FOR ABORTION (SEX EDUCATION KNOW-HOW) Abortion is a term applicable to both the unitentional and the intentional premature termination of a pregnancy. There is a difference...
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Posted by: RositaRose

Mogadishu :: Somalia | updated 2012-04-10 10:44:27 -0700 | health-news

Nairobi - a seven-month-old baby this condition is very apprehensive, three months ago. But he was lucky because it could be saved and the condition began to improve.Severe conditions Gedi Minhaj severe when the UN activist first to know about...
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Source: Sudan Tribune

Khartoum :: Sudan | updated 2012-03-15 01:17:29 -0700 | travel-news

The President of the Republic of South Sudan, Salva Kiir Mayardit, has fired the head of the anti-corruption commission, Pauline Riak, and replaced her with a judge from the Supreme Court. Dr. Pauline Riak, chairperson of Southern Sudan Anti-Corruption Commission...
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Source: Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Victoria :: Seychelles | updated 2012-01-12 12:38:07 -0800 | travel-news

But they insist the closure of one in three hospital beds will not put patients in danger. Nursing Federation spokeswoman Lisa Fitzpatrick says the industrial action will not affect children, expectant mothers, cancer sufferers or those in intensive and palliative...
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