Showing posts with label health. Show all posts
Showing posts with label health. Show all posts

Saturday, January 22, 2022

Lab monkeys on the loose present potential infection risk — RT World News

A truck carrying some 100 monkeys was involved in a crash with a dump trailer in Montour County, Pennsylvania on Friday afternoon. The animals were being transported to a laboratory, local media reported, citing police.

Friday, January 07, 2022

Dementia cases set to triple globally — RT World News

Dementia cases

A study published on Thursday forecasting the prevalence of dementia, which is currently the seventh leading cause of death worldwide, claims that, within 30 years, the number of people living with the illness could triple.

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

India Temporarily Shuts Five Coal-Fired Power Plants around New Delhi - Tasnim News Agency

India Temporarily Shuts Five Coal-Fired Power Plants around New Delhi

(Tasnim) – India has temporarily shut down five coal-fired power plants around the capital New Delhi as part of its drive to combat air pollution, according to an order from the federal environment ministry panel on air pollution.

Saturday, November 13, 2021

India's Top Court Says New Delhi Air Pollution Situation Is 'Very Serious' - Tasnim News Agency

New Delhi Air Pollution

(Tasnim) – The Chief Justice of India on Saturday asked the central government to come up with an emergency plan to tackle New Delhi's toxic air quality and dangerous smog conditions, calling the situation "very serious".

Thursday, November 12, 2020

UK hit by ‘highly infectious’ bird flu as govt declares national prevention zone to halt spread — RT

 
UK hit by ‘highly infectious’ bird flu as govt declares national prevention zone

British health chiefs confirmed a “highly infectious” bird flu outbreak in England on Thursday as the government declared a national prevention zone, echoing similar drastic action taken by other European nations.

Monday, October 19, 2020

Nearly Two-Thirds of Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients Still Have Organ Damage

Nearly Two-Thirds of Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients Still Have Organ Damage

Nearly two-thirds of coronavirus hospital patients are still suffering organ damage months after being discharged, a small study has warned.

Monday, September 14, 2020

COVID-19 : World engulfed by 2nd wave

The Israel lockdown will last three weeks
Israel said it will reimpose a national lockdown to battle a coronavirus surge, as the number of daily infections around the world reached a record high.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

3 Swiss cities among world's top 10 in quality of life

3 Swiss cities among world's top 10 in quality of life
Three Swiss cities, Zurich, Geneva and Basel, have ranked among the world's top 10 cities to live, according to a latest survey on Tuesday.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

French prosecutors open probe into Lactalis baby milk contamination

Lactalis baby milk contamination
French prosecutors have opened a probe into salmonella contamination and a major international recall of baby milk produced by dairy giant Lactalis, AFP reported on Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Air quality again deteriorates in Indian capital city

incursion of pollutants from external sources like stubble burning has stopped.
Air quality in Indian capital city of Delhi has once again deteriorated and slipped from poor to very poor category, state-run broadcaster - All India Radio (AIR) said Tuesday.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Ukraine at risk from chemical disaster, water safety in escalating conflict: UN experts

Ukraine is facing new risks of chemical disaster and water safety
Ukraine is facing new risks of chemical disaster and water safety after an escalation of conflict near water supply facilities in the east of the country, two UN special rapporteurs warned Friday.

Thursday, November 09, 2017

New Delhi Declares Pollution Emergency

The Indian capital declared a pollution emergency
The Indian capital declared a pollution emergency and banned the entry of trucks and construction activity as a toxic smog hung over the city for a third day on Thursday and air quality worsened by the hour.

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

WHO wants farmers to reduce use of antibiotics in food production

antibiotics animals
The World Health Organization has recommended that farmers and those involved in the production of food stop using antibiotics to promote growth and prevent disease in healthy animals.

Sunday, November 05, 2017

Air pollution causes millions of cases of kidney disease each year: new study

chronic kidney disease
The global toll of chronic kidney disease (CKD) attributable to air pollution has reached more than 10 million each year, a new study revealed.

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