12:37 pm October 17, 2014 | No Comment
Health officials in the capital are working to ensure 18 community health centers are upgraded to hospitals by the end of November as the city works to meet growing demand for health services.
11:42 pm October 16, 2014 | No Comment
Many opt to wear the trademark pink ribbon each October, signifying Breast Cancer Awareness month. But some women follow the less-is-more maxim and show their support — by going without support — on “No Bra Day.” In Indonesia, supporters of “No Bra Day” included artists Julia Perez and Nikita Mirzani. In Hollywood, celebrity celebrants going braless […]
10:13 am October 16, 2014 | No Comment
A mix of worry and dismay gripped airline passengers on Wednesday at the Dallas airport where a nurse who treated a dying Liberian man arrived after boarding an Ohio-to-Texas flight with a slight fever and was later diagnosed with Ebola.
8:44 pm October 15, 2014 | No Comment
The Food and Drug Monitoring Agency (BPOM) has confiscated over 200 boxes containing unregistered, hazardous drugs in a raid on a warehouse in Bekasi, West Java, on Tuesday.
12:14 pm October 15, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesia and four other countries are challenging Australia’s plain packaging law for cigarettes at the World Trade Organization.
8:20 pm October 14, 2014 | No Comment
The World Trade Organization will not rule on a legal challenge to Australia’s landmark tobacco packaging laws until at least the first half of 2016, the panel of judges said on Tuesday, a delay that could slow anti-tobacco laws elsewhere.
1:38 pm October 14, 2014 | No Comment
A California-based immunologist in charge of an international consortium developing new anti-Ebola drugs has turned to Internet “crowdfunding” for extra money needed to speed up the research, she said on Monday.
1:18 pm October 13, 2014 | No Comment
A Texas health care worker has become the first person to contract Ebola on American soil, authorities confirmed Sunday, blaming a safety breach for the spread of the deadly disease.