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  • diagnosis
  • It provides a one-stop health centre providing treatment for acute medical conditions, management of chronic diseases, women & child health services and dental care.The focus of NHGP's care is on health promotion and disease prevention, early and accurate diagnosis, disease management through physician led team-based care as well as enhancing the capability of Family Medicine through research and teaching. (wikipedia.org)
  • autoimmune
  • MIF production is tightly linked to the expression of many autoimmune and inflammatory diseases, and anti-MIF strategies are effective in reducing immunopathology in many experimental models of disease.An important goal for us is to elucidate the emergence of steroid resistance, aclinical problem that restricts the effective treatment of autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis. (yale.edu)
  • prevention
  • This composite threat to the nation's health and development needs a concerted public health response that can ensure delivery of cost-effective interventions for health promotion, disease prevention and affordable diagnostic and the therapeutic health care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus public health should emphasize health promotion, disease prevention and cost effective as well as equitable health care through collective actions at various levels (viz. (wikipedia.org)
  • on health-promoting possibilities for accident prevention, heart disease, and cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • EID is a public domain journal and covers global instances of new and reemerging infectious diseases, putting greater emphasis on disease emergence, prevention, control, and elimination. (wikipedia.org)
  • cancers
  • It has been estimated that if the primary risk factors were eliminated, 80% of the cases of heart disease, stroke and type 2 diabetes and 40% of cancers could be prevented. (wikipedia.org)
  • immunity
  • The goal of our studies is to understand the mechanisms by which host immunity converts from a protective response to one producing disease. (yale.edu)
  • outbreak
  • Whilst an EIS officer, he was part of the international team that investigated the first outbreak of Ebola in Zaire (with Peter Piot, Karl Johnson, Joel Breman, Joe McCormick amongst others) and the first outbreak of Legionnaire's Disease, in Philadelphia. (wikipedia.org)
  • AIDS
  • Barring that, the most dangerous known infectious diseases likely to threaten the United States over the next two decades will be HIV/AIDS, hepatitis C, tuberculosis, and new, more lethal variants of influenza. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jordan has low HIV/AIDS prevalence, but if preventive measures are not implemented, HIV/AIDS and other communicable diseases could increase or re-emerge and have significant social and economic consequences. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first step in addressing the spread of HIV/AIDS is recognizing the presence of the disease and the sociocultural, political, and economic patterns that fuel and bear the burden of its impact. (wikipedia.org)
  • viral
  • Meets the urgent need for a perspective on the current and future place of antiviral drugs and interferons in the treatment of viral diseases. (who.int)
  • Yellow fever is a viral disease of typically short duration. (wikipedia.org)
  • prevalence
  • Their most cited publications include: Effect of home-based neonatal care and management of sepsis on neonatal mortality: field trial in rural India - The Lancet Reduction in pneumonia mortality and total childhood mortality by means of community-based intervention trial in Gadchiroli, India - The Lancet High prevalence of gynaecological diseases in rural Indian women. (wikipedia.org)
  • important
  • We have discovered functionally important polymorphisms in the promoter for human MIFthat are associated with the severity immunologic diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, and SLE.Additionally, they play a role in the inflammatory pathogenesis of malignancies such as prostate cancer and in the neurodevelopmental disorder, autism. (yale.edu)
  • Kodamaea (Pichia) ohmeri is a yeast-like fungus that has recently emerged as an important etiologic agent of fungemia in immunocompromised patients. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Three of these assessments stand out as analytical products that have had important impact on the awareness, funding and treatment of infectious diseases around the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • The WHO's World Health Report 2002 identified five important risk factors for non-communicable disease in the top ten leading risks to health. (wikipedia.org)
  • India
  • India faces a severe shortfall of public health professionals, and capacity building efforts are urgently required to address its emerging public health challenges. (wikipedia.org)
  • As India experiences a rapid health transition, it is confronted both by an unfinished agenda of eliminating infectious diseases, nutritional deficiencies, unsafe pregnancies and the challenge of escalating epidemics of non-communicable diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) was conceptualised as a response to growing concern over the emerging public health challenges in India. (wikipedia.org)
  • sanitation
  • Developing countries will continue to experience the greatest impact from infectious diseases-because of malnutrition, poor sanitation, poor water quality, and inadequate health care-but developed countries also will be affected. (wikipedia.org)
  • significant
  • These diseases will endanger US citizens at home and abroad, threaten US armed forces deployed overseas, and exacerbate social and political instability in key countries and regions in which the United States has significant interests. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most significant public health problems are currently circulatory diseases, cancer, muscoloskeletal diseases and mental health problems. (wikipedia.org)
  • spread
  • The disease is caused by the yellow fever virus and is spread by the bite of an infected female mosquito. (wikipedia.org)
  • however, are still able to spread the disease to others. (wikipedia.org)
  • After ingestion if the immune system is unable to stop the infection, the bacterium will multiply and then spread to the bloodstream, after which the first signs of disease are observed in the form of fever. (wikipedia.org)
  • Agents
  • At least 30 previously unknown disease agents have been identified since 1973, including human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), Ebola, hepatitis C, and Nipah virus, for which no cures are available. (wikipedia.org)
  • A non-communicable disease (NCD) is a medical condition or disease that is not caused by infectious agents (non-infectious or non-transmissible). (wikipedia.org)
  • Animals
  • Many infectious diseases-most recently, the West Nile virus-originate outside U.S. borders and are introduced by international travelers, immigrants, returning U.S. military personnel, or imported animals and foodstuffs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Report
  • Kazakh officials have given their report about the disease stating that carbon monoxide, along with other hydrocarbons resulting of a flood at the abandoned Soviet-era uranium mine nearby is causing Sleep Hollow, by spreading through the village's air. (wikipedia.org)
  • practices
  • Through webinars and peer networking, the LLN brings together health and leadership experts with program alumni in intimate conversations on new and emerging practices in the public health field. (phi.org)
  • Three best practices emerged: the Score Card initiative of Western Coal Limited, the Lifestyle clinic of Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Hospital (JNM) Hospital, and NCD health clinics set up at the primary (dispensary) health level by MCGM. (psi.org)
  • people
  • The places where the disease continues to be endemic, where people don't have preventative measures such as nets or treatment, are the hardest to reach. (kff.org)
  • Yet it is far from only being a disease of the developing world - more than 24,000 people (65 people a day) die before their time from it each year in England and Wales and one in 16 people in the UK has it. (geographical.co.uk)
  • Diabetes is right up there in the order of magnitude, it kills more people than TB but it doesn't inspire the fear that epidemic diseases do,' says Roglic. (geographical.co.uk)
  • public
  • Sabeti is a full professor in the Center for Systems Biology and Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology at Harvard University and on the faculty of the Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and is an institute member at the Broad Institute and an investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Myanmar (also known as Burma) is an emerging economy with a nominal GDP of $66.324 billion in 2016 and an estimated purchasing power adjusted GDP of $340.00 billion in 2016. (wikipedia.org)
  • program
  • Similar to our national academy, this program develops cadres of current and emerging leaders working across sectors and disciplines to advance health equity in the state of California through transformational leadership. (phi.org)
  • Type
  • For decades, diabetes - specifically, type 2 diabetes - has been lazily dismissed as a disease of the West, and true enough, it does have strong links to lifestyle and obesity. (geographical.co.uk)
  • water
  • Tandem water splitting system has been emerged as the most viable solution for the practical application due to the difficulty in finding a single semiconductor that is able to perform efficiently both water reduction and oxidation simultaneously. (orientjchem.org)
  • virus
  • It was originally called "Four Corners disease," but the name was changed to "Sin Nombre virus" after complaints by Native Americans that the name "Four Corners" stigmatized the region. (wikipedia.org)
  • global
  • And the fear is that if global funding and attention turns to something else there will be a lethal resurgence of the disease…" (Leach, 5/20). (kff.org)