Medicina

Dia D de combate ao Aedes começa hoje no Amazonas

Dia D de combate ao Aedes começa hoje no Amazonas

Reforçar a importância de eliminar os focos do Aedes aegypti: este é o objetivo do Dia D - Sexta sem Mosquito. A ação, que envolve a Secretaria de Estado de Saúde (Susam), por meio da Fundação de Vigilância em Saúde (FVS), a Secretaria Municipal de Saúde (Semsa) e o Comando Militar da Amazônia (CMM), faz parte da mobilização denominada de "Dia D", celebrada nacionalmente no dia 8 de dezembro. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pantone anuncia Ultra Violet como a cor do ano 2018

Pantone anuncia Ultra Violet como a cor do ano 2018

O Ultra Violet tem tudo para bombar muito em 2018. Também vale lembrar que os roxos enigmáticos são muitas vezes usados como símbolos da contracultura, da não convencionalidade e do brilho artístico. Músicos como Prince , David Bowie e Jimi Hendrix trouxeram tons de Ultra Violet para a linha de frente da cultura pop ocidental como uma forma de expressão de individualidade. Consulte Mais Informação

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National Energy Board rules in favour of Kinder Morgan bypassing Burnaby bylaws

The National Energy Board has ruled in favour of Kinder Morgan in a dispute with a Vancouver suburb over the company's oil pipeline expansion project to ship Alberta oil to the B-C coast. "We believe that this is an abuse of federal powers, and city staff are shocked by the NEB's decision", said Corrigan. "We are pleased with the decision we have received from the NEB today, as it reinforces our view this federally approved project is in the national interest", Kinder Morgan Canada said in a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Children's National Health System named Leapfrog Group's

Children's National Health System named Leapfrog Group's "Top Hospital"

For the third time, both hospitals in the Metroplex Health System, Metroplex Adventist Hospital in Killeen and Rollins Brook Community Hospital in Lampasas, were nationally recognized for achievements in patient safety and quality. Many areas of hospital care are considered when establishing the qualifications for the award, including infection rates, maternity care, and the hospital's capacity to prevent medication errors. Consulte Mais Informação

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BC medical wait times set new record: Fraser Institute

BC medical wait times set new record: Fraser Institute

In Canada Ontario had the shortage wait time at 15.4 weeks, while New Brunswick ranked the worst with a wait time of 41.7 weeks. Ontario recorded the shortest wait times, at 15.6 weeks, which is a slight improvement from previous year. Barua said the waits for radiation treatment for cancer patients are the worst in the country at three-and-a-half months. The ministry also has an online tool that allows patients to find out the wait times for specific services at individual hospitals. Consulte Mais Informação

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In IIT Delhi placements, 500 hired in first 5 days

In IIT Delhi placements, 500 hired in first 5 days

The prestigious Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IIT-D) is not only known for excellence in academic standards but also for maintaining high values and ethics, as contrary to the other institutes which take pride in declaring the highest paid jobs bagged by their students in the campus placements, the IIT-D follows the policy of not mentioning the high-value packages in their placement. Consulte Mais Informação

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Carlos Cardenal Aguiar retes por Norberto Rivera Carrera

Carlos Cardenal Aguiar retes por Norberto Rivera Carrera

Reforma indicó que fuentes eclesiásticas detallaron que la posible toma de posición ocurrirá el próximo año a principios del mes de febrero. - La Arquidiócesis Primada de México agradeció al Cardenal Norberto Rivera , cuya renuncia fue aceptada este 7 de diciembre por el Papa Francisco , por su "valor para defender la verdad y a la Iglesia " durante sus 22 años como Arzobispo . Consulte Mais Informação

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Alzheimer's Population to Double, Underscoring Need for Home Health

Alzheimer's Population to Double, Underscoring Need for Home Health

For the first time, scientists have attempted to account for numbers of people with biomarkers or other evidence of possible preclinical Alzheimer's disease , but who do not have impairment or Alzheimer's dementia. Of the latter group, about 4 million Americans will need an intensive level of care, similar to that provided by nursing homes. "Estimates by disease state and severity are important because the resources needed to care for patients vary so much over the course of the illness", ... Consulte Mais Informação

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