News tagged with prime minister
Ireland unveiled a long-awaited bill Wednesday that lays down new rules governing when life-saving abortions can be performed, a point of potentially lethal confusion for women in a country that outlaws terminations.
Health May 01, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
Japanese stem cell pioneer Shinya Yamanaka responded modestly after winning the Nobel prize for medicine Monday, saying his country really deserves the award. ...
Other Oct 08, 2012 | 3.7 / 5 (3) | 0
(AP) -- Commonwealth government leaders meeting in Australia agreed Saturday to step up efforts to eradicate polio worldwide, despite the Afghanistan war setting back vaccination efforts there and in neighboring ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Oct 29, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
The British government will introduce a minimum price per unit of alcohol in England and Wales to tackle their infamous binge-drinking culture, Prime Minister David Cameron announced on Friday.
Health Mar 23, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
Britain should introduce a ban on all smoking in cars to protect people from second-hand smoke, a leading doctors' union said Wednesday.
Health Nov 16, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Despite 25 years of experience researching health systems, including writing over 30 books and 500 academic papers, Professor Martin McKee from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine says he still can't understand ...
Health Jan 18, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Following Prime Minister David Cameron's vow last week to tackle binge drinking, new research from Newcastle University has highlighted the need for a strong approach to alcohol pricing.
Addiction Feb 24, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(AP)—Russia's government has OKed a bill that would ban smoking in public and tobacco ads.
Health Oct 18, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
The Spanish government, which last month introduced a tough 2012 budget, said Monday it expects to save another 10 billion euros ($13 billion) by making public services like education and health care run more efficiently.
Health Apr 09, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Public health experts writing in this week's BMJ say the prime minister was wrong to claim they support the government's health reforms.
Health Oct 18, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
(AP) -- Slovakia has declared a state of emergency in more than a dozen hospitals to ensure that health care is not compromised after thousands of doctors resigned from public hospitals over low pay.
Other Nov 29, 2011 | not rated yet | 0