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Blood donors required to avoid local shortage

Blood donors required to avoid local shortage

Canada's blood collection agency is requesting Londoners to spare time from the holiday season for cause of blood donation to cover up for the possible shortage of blood.

Canadian Blood Services sends a countrywide message that 22,000 donors are required to book appointments this week, including 230 in alone London.

The Role of Placebos

dummy pill

A new study has revealed that people who take a dummy pill or placebo deliberately may get benefit from it. These pills usually have sugar or other inert non-harmful materials as the main constituent. At the time of clinical trials patients are ignorant of the fact if they are having the tested drug or a placebo.

In 2011, Sabah Will See Water Fluoridation Again after 21 Years

Water Fluoridation

Next year, water fluoridation would again be a part of Sabah's public water.

This news has been disclosed by Datuk Rosnah Abd Rashid Shirlin, Health Deputy Minister.

She stated that, “An allocation of RM2.5 million has been set for it,"

‘Quick Snap’ approval highlights Apple’s ambiguous app approval process

‘Quick Snap’ approval highlights Apple’s ambiguous app approval process

In what apparently is a clear indication of the ambiguity surrounding Apple's applications approval process for its gigantic iOS App Store, the company has recently given its approval to an iPhone camera app which allows the users to click a photo by pressing the physical `Volume' button of the device, instead of tapping the touchscreen.

Too Much Salt-Serious Health Problems

Too Much Salt-Serious Health Problems

Food loving people needs to be updated with the actuality that that too much salt is linked with serious health problems.

Saline dependence could close down our existence.

GSK Partners With GK to Boost Health Status of Filipinos

GSK Partners With GK to Boost Health Status of Filipinos

In a collaboration with Gawad Kalinga (GK), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Philippines is endeavoring to boost health status of the community.

Ifugao’s 2011 Budget Gets Nod from Provincial Government

Ifugao’s 2011 Budget Gets Nod from Provincial Government

Ifugao's budget for the fiscal year 2011 has been approved by the provincial Government.

The yearly budget for 2011 has been set at P457,909,000 up by 7.35% from the annual budget of financial year 2010, as told by Governor Eugene Balitang in a radio interview.

Some Oils Are Good For Health

Some Oils Are Good For Health

Oils are generally considered bad for health as they could block arteries and inflict serious consequences, which may also lead to death. But, it is not always the case because there are some oils that pose benefits to health.

Arroyos Appeal to Legislation in Regard of Food Labels

Arroyos Appeal to Legislation in Regard of Food Labels

In a lieu to promote health consciousness among the consumers, the legislation is requested to approve a bill, making it mandatory for the packagers, manufacturers and distributors to mention the nutritional value of products on their labels. This way the public would be well aware of health benefits or hazards by consuming a particular product.

A Joint Effort to Fight Against Illegal Abortions

A Joint Effort to Fight Against Illegal Abortions

In the presence of Public health minister, a 26-year old former nursing assistant, Noknoi Pakdeelon has been arrested from her house in Khu Bon Soi 31, for illegally selling the pills for abortion and ending of early pregnancies.

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