UK Health Newswire Archive
24-10-2006 08:07It is basically my response to news about some new anti-cannabis adverts I saw on television on the ABC world news on the morning of Oct. 24, 2006. I cannot stand the outright lies they are foisting on the kids and adults who have already had enough yellow journalistic scare tactics already to get us involved in Iraq and don't need any more such from Industrialists and politicians or some Vicars.
23-10-2006 00:06End the scandal of people lying for days on hospital trolleys! Ireland's 40,000 nurses are to step up their campaign for a pay rise by holding a mass rally in Dublin on 22nd November. Let’s go all out to support this mass rally in Dublin on Wednesday, November 22nd, this is going to be huge!
18-10-2006 16:46Today, (18th October) Shari Vahl on BBC Radio 4’s You and Yours programme investigated a businessman called John Bridle. His company “Asbestos Watchdog” has claimed to be:
“The only UK organisation that can provide unbiased information about asbestos”
The BBC claim that two of the UK’s biggest house builders have been using an asbestos surveyor who is carrying out analysis which the Health and Safety Executive say is illegal.
16-10-2006 14:25Please find below an article of importance, that has been taken from the IMEMC
website. How can anyone in the right mind refuse a patient who suffers from MS the right to medical treatment and still call themselves civilised. A big round of applause to the international community for their inaction.
16-10-2006 14:19In an ordinary year, schools throughout Iraq would have opened for classes on September 20, but this year many in the country are left empty, as schoolchildren are kept at home by the violence that has plagued Iraq's streets.
11-10-2006 18:43ALLERGIES TO RUBBER GLOVES HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED IN MODERN AMERICAN MEDICAL STUDIES TO BE MOSTLY ANECDOTAL , ANXIETY RIDDEN, FRAUDS OR JUST NOT OF ENOUGH AND SOUND QUALITY TO RESPOND AS THE UK DOES TO NHS DENTISTS WHO ARE ALL CLAIMIN EARLY RETIREMENT PENSIONS DUE TO RUBBER GLOVES' ALLERGY.
09-10-2006 03:56Why you should not have .... “Heart and Vascular Care at SOMC
At Southern Ohio Medical Center, we are winning the battle against heart and vascular disease. Our dedicated doctors and nurses provide the most advanced treatment close to home.” [from www.somc.org/heart]
06-10-2006 15:57Schools are struggling to cope with increasing numbers of pupils with mental health problems, a study says.
The survey commissioned by the NASUWT teachers' union found teachers often had difficulty identifying pupils with problems like anxiety and depression.
05-10-2006 22:09New Community Channel doc appeals for Asian, black and ethnic minority groups to save lives by joining bone marrow register.
04-10-2006 15:04Snippets from
"DISABLED PROTESTERS HIT OUT AT 'CARE LESS' HIKE IN COSTS"
Lincolnshire Echo 4/Oct/06
03-10-2006 05:26A recent survey conducted by the Korea Federation for AIDS Prevention says that discrimination against HIV-positive people is widespread in South Korea, despite high levels of knowledge about HIV/AIDS, KFAP Director-General Kwoen Khan-woo said, the Korea Times reports.
Plus Comment by Vera Hassner Sharav
ALLIANCE FOR HUMAN RESEARCH PROTECTION (AHRP), www.ahrp.org
02-10-2006 06:03The House on Thursday voted 325-98 to approve a bill (HR 6143) that would reauthorize the Ryan White CARE Act for the next five years, CQ Today reports.