Health

Changing Diabetes Barometer In Bangladesh

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Bangladesh is a densely populated country situated at South- East Asia. Although the geographical area of the country is not that big, but the country is huge (8th in the world) in terms of the population (close to 160 million). Considering diabetes under the health sector, 5.9 million people hav.....

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Consumption of Fixed Capital

Consumption of Fixed Capital

Consumption of Fixed Capital refers to the amount of fixed assets used up, during the period under consideration. It  is the decline, during the course of the accounting period, in the current value of the stock of fixed assets owned and used by a producer as a result of physical deterioration, .....

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Mortality Rate

Mortality Rate

Mortality Rate is the number of deaths within a given population in a given time period. It is one of the basic factors considered in setting life insurance premium rates. It is typically expressed in units of deaths per 1,000 individuals per year; thus, a mortality rate of 9.5 (out of 1,000) in .....

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Physical Exercise

Physical Exercise

Physical Exercise is an important component in the prevention of some diseases such as heart disease, cardiovascular disease, Type 2 diabetes and obesity. Physical exercise is considered important for maintaining physical fitness including healthy weight; building and maintaining healthy bones, m.....

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Health Advocacy

Health Advocacy

Health Advocacy is a deeper roots in the voluntary organization sector of society, where the early health advocates were more typically advocating for a cause, not for an individual. Advocacy is the act of “taking a position on an issue, and initiating actions in a deliberate attempt to influen.....

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Aging Life Care

Aging Life Care

Aging Life Care is integrates health care and psychological care with other needed services such as: housing, home care services, nutritional services, assistance with activities of daily living, socialization programs, as well as financial and legal planning. It’s professional is educated .....

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Geriatric Medicine

Geriatric Medicine

Geriatric Medicine is rapidly evolving into both a hospital-based specialty and a specialty concerned with community care. It is emerged as an area of medicine focusing on health promotion and the treatment of disease and disability in later life. It differs from standard adult medicine because i.....

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Sandy Shaw: Writer on Health

Sandy Shaw

Sandy Shaw, Writer on Health was born on February 26, 1947, Dagenham, in United Kingdom. She received her degree from U.C.L.A. in 1966, with a double major in chemistry and zoology and a minor in mathematics. Shaw is the co-author with Durk Pearson have been featured in interviews and articles in.....

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Immunization

Immunization

Immunization is one of the most cost-effective health investments, with proven strategies that make it accessible to even the most hard-to-reach and vulnerable populations. It is actually the process whereby a person is made immune or resistant to an infectious disease, typically by the administr.....

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Substantial Equivalence

Substantial Equivalence

Substantial Equivalence is the initial step, establishing toxicological and nutritional differences in the new food compared to a conventional counterpart—differences are analyzed and evaluated, and further testing may be conducted, leading to a final safety assessment. Substantial Equivalence .....

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Organ Donation

Organ Donation

Organ Donation is giving an organ or tissue to help someone who needs a transplant. Transplantable organs and tissues are removed in a surgical procedure following a determination, based on the donor’s medical and social history, of which are suitable for transplantation. Most organ and tis.....

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Overtreatment

Overtreatment

Overtreatment actually refers to prescribing medications or medical procedures that may not be necessary for treating an illness, injury or disease. It may occur with traditional western medicine, or in holistic medicine. Overtreatment in the strict sense may refer to unnecessary medical interven.....

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