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A part of the 9 country Ouagadougou Partnership, it has the highest number of modern contraceptive users in the region The fifth International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) concluded in Kigali on Thursday. Governments, advocates and youth reaffirmed their commitment...
At the 5th International Conference on Family Planning in Kigali, youth call upon global leaders to invest in them Young family planning advocates from around the world called on global leaders to invest in quality, youth-friendly sexual and reproductive health...
Air pollution is restricting lung development in children, putting them at risk of lifelong breathing disorders Children exposed to air pollution due to increased diesel use are showing poor lung capacity in London city. This puts them at risk of lifelong...
Last year the US state department announced the decision to withdraw funding to the UN Population agency The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is struggling with a funding gap of $350 million over the next three years; had the United...
Study by Public Health Foundation of India, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine etc uses diabetes and hypertension and demonstrate effectiveness Equipping a trained health worker with a tablet and appropriate applications can work wonders in India's fight against...
The 5th International Conference on Family Planning kicked off at the capital of Rwanda on Monday The world may miss the Family Planning 2020 target of providing contraception access to 120 million more women by 2020. As policymakers, governments and researchers...
HIV infection could be detected within an hour with the use of this new cell phone based device The timely management of fatal infectious diseases like HIV especially in the developing countries where there are limited laboratory infrastructure and trained...
New study shows too much hypothyroid medication can lead to heart rhythm disorder and stroke High doses of hypothyroidism medication could increase the risk of stroke, a new study has found. The study looked at 174,000 patients. It found that being...
Women who undergo breast screening have a greater benefit from treatments than those who are not screened A research conducted in Sweden, concluded that women who participated in an breast cancer screening programme had a 60 per cent lower risk...
Misalignment of the biological clock may alter calories burnt, leading to obesity risk among those with irregular schedules How many calories you burn depends on time of day, finds a new study. Researchers have made the discovery that the number of...

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