Sunday 29 March 2020

Entries for 'Dr.Shima Naghavi'

Current novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak

Current novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak

  • 16 February 2020
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In December, 2019, a pneumonia associated with the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) emerged in Wuhan, China. More than 69,000 cases of the novel coronavirus have been recorded worldwide, with the vast majority in China and the W...
Year of the Nurse and the Midwife 2020

Year of the Nurse and the Midwife 2020

  • 02 January 2020
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World Health Assembly has designated 2020 the International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife.
IRIMC President extended wishes for a peaceful and prosperous New Year

IRIMC President extended wishes for a peaceful and prosperous New Year

  • 31 December 2019
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On the occasion of Christmas and New Year, Dr. Zafarghandi extended greetings to EU Embassies and UN Representatives in Iran as well as all Christians around the globe wishing them a Merry Christmas and a peaceful New Year.
Step Diet: Count Steps, Not Calories

Step Diet: Count Steps, Not Calories

  • 24 November 2019
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The entire Step Diet premise is simple: Walk 10,000 steps a day and trim your portions by a quarter and you will lose weight, simple as that. Move more, eat a little less.
66th Session of the WHO EMRO Regional Committee kicks off tomorrow in Tehran

66th Session of the WHO EMRO Regional Committee kicks off tomorrow in Tehran

  • 13 October 2019
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Tehran hosts sixty-sixth Session of the WHO Regional Committee for the Eastern Mediterranean from 14 to 17 October 2019.
2019 Nobel Laureates for Medicine announced

2019 Nobel Laureates for Medicine announced

  • 09 October 2019
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Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded for Research on How Cells Manage Oxygen
World Heart Day is celebrated every year on 29 September

World Heart Day is celebrated every year on 29 September

  • 30 September 2019
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World Heart Day, held on September 29 that is intended to increase public awareness of cardiovascular diseases, including their prevention and their global impact.
Plain Water Better Than Hand Sanitizer for Influenza A

Plain Water Better Than Hand Sanitizer for Influenza A

  • 30 September 2019
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Simple handwashing — even without soap — is more effective than many hand disinfectants for killing influenza A virus (IAV) in typical clinical situations, new data show.
Burnout May Be Costing Your Institution Millions Each Year

Burnout May Be Costing Your Institution Millions Each Year

  • 24 September 2019
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Burned out physicians are more likely to leave their job, and replacing them could be costing your institution millions of dollars each year, researchers reported October 13 at the 2017 American Conference on Physician Health.
IRIMC President penned letter to OHCHR Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures

IRIMC President penned letter to OHCHR Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures

  • 18 July 2019
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In an official letter addressed to UN Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures, Dr. Zafarghandi emphasized on the negative and adverse impact of the re-imposed US unilateral sanctions on Iranian pu...