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The Urban Health Policy Governance In India

The Urban Health Policy Governance In India

A policy roundtable, the urban health governance in India subjecting that the urban areas are hubs of private healthcare delivery, an area that is very lightly regulated; adds two layers to the existing complexity. It is well acknowledged that overlapping jurisdictions and autonomy amongst the stakeholders has led to reducing accountability; and ineffective planning and…

Neurological Autoimmune Disease attacks the brain

Neurological Autoimmune Disease Attacks The Brain

Multiple sclerosisis now thought to be a neurological autoimmune disease in which the immune system attacks the brain and spinal cord. It is most likely to occur in young people under the age of 40. But the vaccinations are often mentioning as a possible risk factor for Multiple sclerosisis. As the data from over 12,000…

Space station

Causes Of Major Diseases Is Found In Space Station

The experiment, carried to the space station aboard the SpaceX CRS-18 cargo flight; will look at what is causing damage to the nervous system that is common in both illnesses; and reveal how living in space affects similar cells in healthy astronauts. This is the first time anyone is researching the effects of microgravity and…

Gut Bacteria Reducing Risk Of Colorectal Cancer In Mice

Gut Bacteria Reducing Risk Of Colorectal Cancer In Mice

Research study on the bacteria; were the study finding that; the genetically tweaking gut bacteria reducing risk of the colorectal cancer in mice. The editing of the genes of the bacteria present in the guts of mice; could help reduce the inflammation and associating risk of colorectal cancers. Study could be the beginning of novel…

Gap Exists Between Youth In Sports Participation

Gap Exists Between Youth In Sports Participation

Lower-income parents are less likely than their higher-income counterparts to involve their children in youth sports because of obstacles such as rising costs of these extracurricular activities, according to a new RAND Corporation study. Researchers surveyed a pool of approximately 2,800 parents, public school administrators and community sports program leaders and found that financial costs and…

Overdose Deaths

New Insights On Overdose Deaths, Socioeconomics

A new study led by George Mason University’s College of Health and Human Services; found new insights into the link between county socioeconomics; and segregation on drug overdose deaths. The study found that socioeconomic factors and segregated counties may affect the rate of drug overdose deaths independently and differently among racial and ethnic groups. This…

Pharmacology

Therapies To Block CD24 Signaling Follow In The Footsteps

The researches find that the Blocking other “don’t eat me” signals has become the basis for other possible anti-cancer therapies. Normally, immune cells called macrophages will detect cancer cells, then engulf and devour them. In recent years; researchers have discovered that proteins on the cell surface can tell macrophages not to eat and destroy them.…

Children

Children In Care Can Recover From Adversity: Right Adoptive Environment

Research on adoptive family life in Wales has revealed the levels of adversity; many children have experienced. Academics from Cardiff University analysed social services records of a cohort of children; in Wales who adopted in the same year. Adoptive parents also completed surveys about the children over a four-year period after the placement began; commenting annually…

General surgery

Blood Flow As Good At Avoiding Amputation As Open Surgery

The study find that the “The question has been whether to first offer an open surgery or an endovascular procedure to patients with critical limb ischemia. Each strategy has its benefits, but it is unclear which one first is optimal and we want to gain a better understanding of what the current outcomes were;” said…

HHS Not Release A Firm Timeline For Drug Importation

HHS Not Release A Firm Timeline For Drug Importation

The Trump administration on Wednesday outlined ideas for potential future steps toward allowing importation of certain drugs from Canada into the United States. The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) did not release a firm timeline for making formal proposals on drug importation. In fact, a future publication of draft regulatory proposals; would…

Statins

Statins Can Decrease Your Risk Of Glaucoma

Glaucoma, a leading cause of blindness, is a condition where pressure commonly builds up in the eye; and affects the optic nerve. Recent research suggests that statins cholesterol-lowering drugs prescribed to treat; and prevent cardiovascular disease also lower intraocular pressure and promote blood flow to the optic nerve; which may help lower glaucoma risk. Increased…

Health And Social Care Professionals In The Emergency Department

Health And Social Care Professionals In The Emergency Department

Dedicated Health and Social Care Professional (HSCP) teams have proposed for emergency departments (EDs) in an effort to improve patient and process outcomes. Index visits to the emergency department (ED) are increasing at a rate that exceeds population growth. As conceptualised within the Input-Throughput-Output model, high ED attendance is influenced by multiple factors internal and…