Preventive medicine measures taken for disease prevention, as opposed to disease treatment.

Category : Preventive medicine

8 saat önce   Click to Read or Listen

Beat back cancer with preventive programmes

Cancer is the second leading cause of death globally after cardiovascular diseases. And breast and cervical cancer, among the largest growing cancers in women worldwide, are the second most common in Indian women. Unfortunately, what was once an old...

8 saat önce   Click to Read or Listen

One Vietnamese adult dies of dengue

Though this time is not peak season of dengue, there has been a rise in dengue cases in medical clinics compared to the same period last year, according to the Ho Chi Minh City Preventive Medicine Department. According to the Tropical Disease hospita...

9 saat önce   Click to Read or Listen

The Many Benefits of Exercise

Whether you’re into running, weightlifting, martial arts, boxing or boot camp, the latest scientific research shows physical activity—even in surprisingly small doses—can remarkably improve body and mind. Think Younger Confirming results of many...

11 saat önce   Click to Read or Listen

New doctor at Bermuda Medical Specialties

The Bermuda Medical Specialties Group has taken a new doctor, Andrea Gilford Johnson.Dr Gilford Johnson hails from Georgetown, Guyana, and has been practising for 18 years with particular interest in community and preventive medicine.“My personal mo...

15 saat önce   Click to Read or Listen

African-American alumni achievements

The Guilfordian would like to celebrate African-American alumni who have made strong impacts in their communities and in the world. While this list does not encapsulate all of the accomplishments of our wide variety of graduates, those selected have...