Jul 29 2018
"Millions of people across the world and in the WHO South-East Asia Region are infected with viral hepatitis without knowing. less than one in 10 infected people are estimated to know their status", WHO Regional Director for South-East Asia Poonam Khetrapal Singh said.
World Hepatitis Day is observed on July 28.
The NMA vice president, therefore, advocated awareness campaigns in order to encourage people to seek adequate medical attention for common symptoms.
He urged all authorities concerned to take necessary measures to inspire the people to prevent the liver related diseases.
Over 10% of Mongolia's 3 million people are living with chronic hepatitis infection. HBV and HCV infections account for more than 90% of those deaths.
If you are between 45 and 60, you are more likely to be unknowingly living with hepatitis C than any other age group.
Moreover, the vaccine, which includes three doses delivered as injections at 0, 1 and 6 months, is now easily available and affordable. In 2010, infants in around 150 countries accross the world were routinely given the vaccine.
Sony IMX586 Smartphone Camera Sensor With 48 Effective Megapixels Resolution Launched
As a result, scenes with both bright and dark areas can be captured with minimal highlight blowout or loss of detail in shadows. The increased pixel count will enable great imaging experience even on smartphones which use digital zoom.
Trump defends efforts to build a rapport with Putin
In a stunning turn of events, President Donald Trump has invited Russia's Vladimir Putin to the White House this fall. People were speculating whether Putin had some sort of leverage over Trump that was making him behave in this manner.
After Helsinki, Trump plans to host Putin in Washington
He previously worked in the Canberra press gallery and recently finished a Masters of Journalism at Columbia University in NY . US President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin shake hands as they meet in Helsinki, Finland on 16 July.
Hepatitis B Immunoglobulin (HBIG) may be used to protect persons who are exposed to Hepatitis B. It is particularly efficacious within 48 hours of the incident. "Both of them have some relationship because they are usually transmitted through blood and other body fluids", said Dr Enang. 15%-20% of all chronic liver disease and hepatocellular cancer HCC in India are caused by HCV.
Hepatitis B and C are chronic infections that may not show symptoms for a long time. Hence in 2008, World Hepatitis Alliance along with numerous patient groups declared May 19 as Hepatitis Day. Following on, the United Nations declared official recognition of this event in 2010. The Theme this year is -Eliminate Hepatitis. "I can't think of when I could have contracted the hepatitis C virus, so it never occurred to me that I should ask for this test", says Carol.
He explained that without appropriate diagnosis and treatment, around one-third of those chronically infected with viral hepatitis would die as a result of serious liver diseases, including cirrhosis, liver cell cancer and liver failure. World Hepatitis Day is a reminder to talk to your doctor, know your risks, and get tested to stay healthy.
She was relieved to discover that testing and treatment are covered by the health insurance system in Mongolia, now a world leader in combating a high hepatitis burden.
Timely testing and treatment of viral hepatitis B and C can save lives.
Jul 29 2018
Cubs Trade For Cole Hamels
The 34-year-old adds some help to a Cubs rotation that has underachieved this season, despite leading the National League Central. He played for the Phillies from 2006 to 2015 and won a World Series, a World Series MVP and an NLCS MVP with them in 2008.
Jul 28 2018
Severe Flood Watches Issued As Cloudy Skies Loom And Rain Continues
Friday is still looking like the best day with highs in the upper 80s and rain chances sticking to a 40% chance through the day. A round of thunderstorms is projected for Friday afternoon into the evening, possibly featuring heavy rain and strong winds.
Jul 28 2018
Facebook bans Infowars' Alex Jones for 30 days -- but he's still streaming
Jones is perhaps best known for falsely claiming the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School was staged by actors. Fox News' Tucker Carlson defended Infowars' Alex Jones after Facebook suspended Jones for "bullying" and "hate speech".
Jul 28 2018
Liverpool Must Win After Spending Heavily - Jose Mourinho
These totals include them braking the world record fees for a defender and a goalkeeper when signing Virgil van Dijk and Alisson. However, it took 26 penalties to separate these teams and give United an eventual victory over the Italians.
Jul 27 2018
Mexico President-Elect Tells Trump, We Need a New NAFTA with Development Fund
The Trump administration lobbied in June for individual trade deals with Canada and Mexico after three-way talks fizzled . Paris cited the results of research conducted by Earnscliffe Strategy Group for the Department of National Defence.
Jul 26 2018
Jordan says to transfer Syria White Helmets to UK, Canada, Germany
Moreover, now that Israel has helped the evacuation, they face a new charge of being "collaborators with Israel". But Syria's government and its ally Russian Federation have accused the group of links to jihadist groups.
Jul 25 2018
Syrian army pushes into Quneitra province
A second group of White Helmets and their families has been unable to reach the border, a Canadian government source told AFP . Israel's Haaretz daily said the evacuees also included orphans who had been injured in the Syrian fighting.
Jul 22 2018
Officials release names of those killed in boat accident
The National Transportation Safety Board was to send a team early Friday to investigate the incident, the U.S. agency said. The Missouri accident is the latest in a series of accidents involving duck boats.
Jul 22 2018
Trump responds to Cohen taping: 'Your favourite president did nothing wrong'
When questioned about the allegations, President Trump has denied the affair and said he had no knowledge of any payment . It is unclear why Cohen and Trump sought to purchase the story from AMI and then did not complete the transaction.
Jul 18 2018
Trump unfazed by GOP criticism, says Putin meeting was great
Chuck Hagel, a former senator and defense secretary, said that Trump "failed America" in the press conference. Putin's "extremely strong and powerful" denial that Russian Federation meddled in the USA election.
Jul 27 2018Senate committees plan Russian Federation threat hearings
Jul 25 2018Trump reacts to Cohen tape: "Your favorite president did nothing wrong!"
Jul 24 2018Dennis Robertson Attended Kawhi Leonard's Meeting With Raptors
Jul 23 2018Los Angeles police report possible hostage situation at Trader Joe’s
Jul 21 2018After Helsinki, Dems struggle over Trump, the term 'treason'
Jul 20 2018Twitter reacts to Carmelo Anthony's reported $27.9 million buyout
Jul 20 2018Meghan Markle's Half-Sister Slams the Duchess for Ignoring Their Dad
Jul 19 2018Groenewegen takes Tour stage, Porte gains
Jul 19 2018Get 2 Portillo's hot dogs for only $5 this week
Jul 18 2018Horror for Netflix as it misses subscriber targets
Jul 29 2018Radar Shows Evidence of a Subterranean Lake on Mars
Jul 27 2018‘Blood moon’: How to watch the longest lunar eclipse of the century
Jul 26 2018Latest Demi Lovato Developments Since Suspected Drug Overdose
Jul 26 2018Deschamps, Zidane on FIFA Coach of the Year shortlist
Jul 24 2018South Korea Promotes Trade With Northern Neighbour Via Sanction Exception
Jul 23 2018Class-action suits claim OSU ignored doctor's alleged sex abuse
Jul 21 201817 dead after duck boat capsizes in Missouri lake during storm
Jul 21 2018Julen Lopetegui warns Real Madrid board over Eden Hazard pursuit
Jul 20 2018Guardiola wants Man City stars rested and ready
Jul 19 2018Amazon pulls off record Prime Day despite site glitches
Jul 18 2018Strong, severe thunderstorms expected Tuesday afternoon
Jul 17 2018Olivia Colman as Queen Elizabeth in The Crown season 3