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How successful is world health organization?

WHO: The World Health Organization does a great deal of good work all over the globe. See: http://www.who.int/tdr/about/AR2012_TDR_achievements_2012.pdf ...Read more

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How do the public and world health organisations make use of health statistics?

How do the public and world health organisations make use of health statistics?

Evaluate & Monitor: The underpinning of public health is the application of interventions to reduce the burden of disease. Health statistics provide a baseline measure from which the efficacy of an intervention can be ascertained. For example, enumerating the prevalence of malaria before and after the use of mosquito nets demonstrates their efficacy. The same is true for vaccines, treatments and rehabilitation. ...Read more

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Gestational surrogacy--sick of hearing about rich nyc career women hiring poor women in rural america. Anyone?

Gestational surrogacy--sick of hearing about rich nyc career women hiring poor women in rural america. Anyone?

Can't judge: I imagine the couple is more interested in a healthy surrogate. It so happens that candidates in poorer areas may be more willing or interested in being a surrogate. If both parties benefit, i see no harm. ...Read more

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What organization holds records for the mental health statistics?

What organization holds records for the mental health statistics?

A number: Of organizations do statistical analyses, but the national institute of mental healh is likely what you are looking for. ...Read more

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I want to get info on the world health organization or any other un agency involved in providing health care?

I want to get info on the world health organization or any other un agency involved in providing health care?

Web search: The web has lot's of information from reviews to websites sponsored by many international health agencies. A focused search will help you in your quest. ...Read more

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Is there gender bias in health care?

Is there gender bias in health care?

Sometimes: Sometimes certain diagnoses are applied to more women vs men, and problems can be missed because our index of suspicion may not be high enough. For instance, heart attack symptoms may differ in men vs women, but both genders will be just as sick. Some doctors may also assume that women are "hysterical" rather than understanding they may have a complicated health problem. We have a lot to learn. ...Read more

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Which state agencies regulate public health care?

Which state agencies regulate public health care?

State health dept: All states have a department of public health although the names might be a little different. Most counties and cities also have such departments. Their job frequently involves promotion rather than regulation and they get involved in epidemics, disease clusters, communicable disease, public sanitation including cleanliness in restaurants, etc. ...Read more

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How is the community health centers funded? Pro choicers?

How is the community health centers funded? Pro choicers?

Community health ctr: There are 2 separate questions here. I will provide info for one. Funding for community health centers varies. However, the federal government is one source of funding. You can read this article for the bigger picture: http://www.Hhs.Gov/recovery/programs/hrsa/index.Html. ...Read more

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Want the hottest sexual health sites online?

Want the hottest sexual health sites online?

Try google: Enter sexually explicit terms and sites will appear. However be warned that sites may lock onto you and you can get unwanted spam and phishing emails. ...Read more

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Global health organisation warns families to prepare emergency family plan: what medicine and supplies.?

Global health organisation warns families to prepare emergency family plan:  what medicine and supplies.?

Six basic supplies: 1 water mke sure you have water for basic needs for 3 days 2 food non perishable for st least 3 days 3 first aid and supplies 4 clothing and beddings appropriate 5 tools and special items like flash lights and fresh batteries 6 battery powered communication devices and dont forget copies of important documents like drivers licence, passports. Prescription medicines and over the counter meds. ...Read more

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Home health care: should firehouses become community health clinics?

Home health care: should firehouses become community health clinics?

Dnt think so: Firehoues lack the proper facilities to reeve healthcare needs. A better choice would be small community clinics which were purpose-built. ...Read more

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Who directs the us dept of health and human services?

HHS: I believe that the HHS Secretary has been Sylvia Mathews Burwell since 9 June 2014. ...Read more

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Where are the residential teen mental health facilities?

Where are the residential teen mental health facilities?

Where do you live?: I know here in virginia there are a few. Depends where you live really. Some places are out of the way, and others are in populated centers. Your local hospital, especially if it has a department of psychology, will have a list. Otherwise you can consult with the state board of psychology for a local list. You will usually need referral from your physician to get in. ...Read more

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Does anyone know the virginia laws about mental health facilities?

Does anyone know the virginia laws about mental health facilities?

VA state psych laws: States have some provision various types of involuntary civil commitment. A short term one: like the ca "5150 hold" to a mh facility ; it requires danger to 1) self, 2)others 3) or gravely disabled or substantially unable to care for self. In va usually this is argued by family, mental health practitioner or law enforcement and heard by admin law magistrate. 5250 type holds in va go 14 days. ...Read more

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Are most mental health facilities and hospitals haunted?

Are most mental health facilities and hospitals haunted?

I hope not: Haunted health care facilities would pose a major problems for patients and chickens like me. I know these facilities often make for great horror movies, especially all the dark corridors. There's a lot of effort now to make hospitals more patient friendly, better lit with a warmer atmosphere. ...Read more

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Teen mental health hospitals listing online?

Teen mental health hospitals listing online?

Try use web search: This is one of the sites that gives you some links to psychiatric facilities by state. I'm sure there are many more. Please google. http://www.theagapecenter.com/hospitals/psychiatric.htm#illinois. ...Read more

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Global health organisation warn families to prepare emergency family plan with medicine and supplies.?

Global health organisation warn families to prepare emergency family plan with medicine and supplies.?

Six basic supplies: 1 water mke sure you have water for basic needs for 3 days 2 food non perishable for st least 3 days 3 first aid and supplies 4 clothing and beddings appropriate 5 tools and special items like flash lights and fresh batteries 6 battery powered communication devices and dont forget copies of important documents like drivers licence, passports., list of phone numbers prescription medicines. ...Read more

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How successful is world health organization?

WHO: The World Health Organization does a great deal of good work all over the globe. See: http://www.who.int/tdr/about/AR2012_TDR_achievements_2012.pdf ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: world health organization?

What is the definition or description of: world health organization?

UN health care group: Who is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the united nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy options, providing technical support to countries and monitoring and assessing health trends. ...Read more

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How do the public and world health organisations make use of health statistics?

Evaluate & Monitor: The underpinning of public health is the application of interventions to reduce the burden of disease. Health statistics provide a baseline measure from which the efficacy of an intervention can be ascertained. For example, enumerating the prevalence of malaria before and after the use of mosquito nets demonstrates their efficacy. The same is true for vaccines, treatments and rehabilitation. ...Read more

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How are the world health organization and center for disease control distinguished from each other?

How are the world health organization and center for disease control distinguished from each other?

WHO, CDC: Who: organization under 'the united nations'. Almost all countries of the world are members. Cdc: 'center fof disease control and prevention', us based; deals with prevention of epidemic, infectious diseases, provides a system of health surveillance to monitor, prevent disease outbreaks (including bioterrorism), maintain national health statestics. Personals stationed in 25+ countries. ...Read more

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How to keep health?

How to keep health?

Diet, exercise,happy: A healthy diet is essential for good health- the basis should be fruits ; veggies. See http://www.Drfuhrman.Com/library/what-is-a-nutritarian-diet.Aspx minimize exposure to environmental toxins. Being happy is essential! this often involves doing work you enjoy, helping others, having good relationships ; a spiritual connection. Try to reduce stress- meditation helps. Stay physically active. ...Read more

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What is cultural health?

What is cultural health?

School topic: If you start treating sick people, you'll quickly discover that people from cultures other than your own often (not always) have attitudes and beliefs and behaviors that are quite different from yours and that make a difficult situation even more difficult. "Cultural health" is a term for a course that teaches you to be diplomatic so you can get the job done. If not ideological, it can be useful. ...Read more

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What is health aniexty consist of?

What is health aniexty consist of?

Health anxiety: . . . Is when a person is extremely worried or fearful about his/her health -- fearing that s/he has a dreaded condition that hasn't been diagnosed yet. This concern becomes extremely time-consuming, and can be disabling. The person interprets every physical sensation as something dire, like heart attack, cancer, aids, etc. Also called hypochondriasis, it is usually a long-term condition. ...Read more

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What are health foods to my penies?

What are health foods to my penies?

Question?: Not sure what your question is? If you are asking if there are any health foods for your penis, the answer is not really, just eat a healthy diet, and keep an appropriate bmi, and your penis should fare well. ...Read more

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Is liposuctionharmful to your health ?

Is liposuctionharmful to your health ?

Not really: Though liposuction does, indeed, remove fat, the "health" benefits really have never been studied. There are reports of fat loss through liposuction having a beneficial effect upon blood sugar levels in type ii diabetics. If the fat removal through liposuction allows the individual to be more active, then, indirectly, there are health benefits. ...Read more

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Why is health considered to be a political issue?

Why is health considered to be a political issue?

Money and taxes: All issues that involve money and taxation are in many ways political. A few involve the domination of women under the term 'women's health issues' which includes aspects of pregnancy , birth control and abortion. These issues and money issues enter health into the political arena. ...Read more

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What are the biggest health concerns facing teenagers?

What are the biggest health concerns facing teenagers?

Many: Teenagers face unique challenges in both physical and mental health. They are still growing and developing and are NOT little adults. Poor nutrition, risk taking behavior, exposure to tobacco and alcohol, mental health changes and social stress from peers are all challenges. https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/teenhealth.html ...Read more

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What are the health effects of watching pornographic videos?

Nothing physically: There are no physical side effects. How it effects you emotionally and how you act on that may be an issue. ...Read more

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What are health benefits ofcassava?

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What are health benefits ofcassava?

Cassava: Refer to Nutrition-and-you.com/cassava.htnl

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Health benefits of blueberry muffins?

Health benefits of blueberry muffins?

The blueberries.: The healthiest part of a blueberry muffin would be the blueberries therein. Muffins by definition are not healthy, and making a muffin with blueberries or bran or apples won't magically make the muffin a healthy food. Tasty, yes, but not healthy. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of gmos?

What are the health benefits of gmos?

None!: There are no known health benefits of GMO foods. The foods currently approved have been engineered to produce their own pesticides or withstand massive doses of the herbicide Roundup but these traits are likely to make them more toxic rather than benefit health. Golden rice, a GMO rice modified to produce beta carotene, may have benefits but is not yet approved. See http://tinyurl.com/pkh43g3 ...Read more