US judge approves opioid settlement talks

Sep 16, 19 US judge approves opioid settlement talks

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USA, Opioid Settlement – A federal judge on Wednesday approved the substance of a proposal by lawyers representing cities and counties suing drug companies over the U.S. opioid epidemic that would bring every state and municipality in the country into their settlement talks. U.S. District Judge Dan Polster, in Cleveland,...

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Tanzania unveils Senographe Pristina Digital Mammography

Sep 13, 19 Tanzania unveils Senographe Pristina Digital Mammography

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Dar Es Salaam – Tanzania unveils first Senographe Pristina Digital Mammography, another key milestone for early detection of breast cancer in East Africa. The launch of the digital mammography system is in line with the country’s Health Sector Strategic Plan to improve prevention and management of non-communicable diseases....

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SA to observe World Aids Day

Nov 30, 17 SA to observe World Aids Day

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South Africa will tomorrow observe World Aids Day 2017 under the theme: ‘It is my right to know my status. Prevention is my responsibility’. South Africa to observe World Aids Day 2017 The theme encourages South Africans to make their actions count and to take personal and collective responsibility to prevent new HIV and TB...

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New technology assists uterine fibroids surgery

Oct 14, 15 New technology assists uterine fibroids surgery

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South Africa – A new technology has been introduced at Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital in Johannesburg to treat women suffering from uterine fibroids. Uterine Fibroids Technology A new technology has been introduced at Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital in Johannesburg to treat women suffering from uterine...

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South Africans to fight HIV

Dec 02, 14 South Africans to fight HIV

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Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on South Africans to fight against prejudice, stigma and discrimination against those infected and affected by HIV. “Like racism, sexism, homophobia and other forms of intolerance, the stigmatisation of HIV is driven by ignorance and fear. We need to work to overcome ignorance and address...

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Don’t Discard Expired Medicines

Oct 16, 14 Don’t Discard Expired Medicines

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Expired Medicines – Research in America has revealed that expiry dates on medications that infer you ought not to take them have almost nothing to do with safety – they are designed to increase sales, and to provide manufacturers with protection against legal claims. Food and Drug Administration Expired drugs may lose some of...

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