Surgery clinic whose client died lacks lifesaving gear
Authorities have yet to find malpractice evidence against a cosmetic surgery clinic of which patient died after a breast augmentation visit, but they have found it lacks essential life-saving equipment.Health officials went to examine the clinic in Sanambin Nam area four times this month in response to a complaint that a client had died after a visit for breast augmentation, Dr Thares Krassanairawiwong, director-general of the Department of Health Service Support, said on Tuesday .The officials never met the surgeon who worked there and only talked to its staff. They also could not find a medi...
The Bangkok Post
Illegal clinic raided in Makati
Illegal clinic raided in MakatiGhio Ong(The Philippine Star) – October 31, 2020 – 12:00amMANILA, Philippines — Police raided an illegal clinic that caters to Chinese workers of Philippine offshore gaming operators (POGOs) in Makati City on Thursday night.The Southern Police District raided a room at the fifth floor of the OYO 196 Destiny Hotel in Barangay Poblacion that was reportedly used for surgeries and dispensing Chinese medicines. Patients could set appointments using the messaging app WeChat, the SPD said.Police officers and personnel from the city government’s business process and lice...
Visitors experience a tent-like clinic that takes just 5 minutes to put together at a medical exhibition in Chengdu, capital of Southwest China's Sichuan Province over the weekend. The light-weight "pop-up" clinic drew a lot of attention at the show, as it is easy to build and very convenient to move. The facility even has an air filter. Photo: CNSphotoCopyright Global Times. All rights reserved.Provided by SyndiGate Media Inc.
Get your flu jab for Dh50 at a Dubai Health Authority clinic
Dubai: All expatriates in Dubai can get vaccinated for seasonal influenza at any of the Dubai Health Authorty (DHA)-run primaary health centres in the emirate for Dh50. The seasonal influenza vaccine is avalable free-of-charge for Emiratis, eldery residents above the age of 65, pregnant women, people of determination and children below the age of five years.Launching the seasonal influenza awareness campaign to raise awareness across the community, Dr Farida Al Khaja, CEO of DHA’s Clinical Support Service, said that it was important for people to be vaccinated, moreso durng the current COVID-1...
Matshwane clinic allays Covid-19 fears
MAUN: Residents staying within the proximity of Matshwane clinic, an isolation centre for COVID-19 positive cases, have been assured that the facility and its surroundings are the safest places and should not cause panic.The well- equipped facility is situated in a built-up area known as Matshwane ward and is surrounded by homesteads and a busy road which connects it to the rest of Maun.Recent talk has been that people have been uncertain on whether they should continue using the clinic as it has other sections housed in some premises where COVID 19 cases are admitted while under observation, ...
Missouri man sentenced to federal prison for setting fire to Planned Parenthood clinic
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A federal judge Wednesday sentenced a 43-year-old Missouri man to five years in federal prison for arson at a clinic operated by Planned Parenthood Great Plains, according to a news release.U.S. District Judge Brian C. Wimes ordered Wesley Brian Kaster, of Columbia, to serve the sentence without parole.“This defendant’s criminal behavior placed the community in an unacceptable risk of danger,” said Timothy Garrison, U.S. attorney for the Western District of Missouri, in the release.“We will not tolerate the use of violence and arson as a means to achieve personal political o...
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Luxury Moscow clinic becomes coronavirus 'battleground'
Moscow (AFP) - A small elderly woman lies curled up in bedsheets with an oxygen tube in her nose, coughing as doctors cocooned in white suits care for her. In a nearby bed, an elderly man is on a ventilator. In another a woman in her 50s lies on her belly to improve her oxygen saturation. This is the intensive care ward at a branch of Moscow's K+31 private hospital. Until a week ago, it was a luxurious private clinic where you could get a nose job.Yet as the capital shoulders the weight of Russia's virus onslaught, with more than 26,000 cases,the facility has switched entirely to treating co...
Guinea opposition wounded turn to clandestine clinic for help
Conakry (AFP) - In a dingy room reeking of blood and sweat in Guinea's capital Conakry, a volunteer doctor treats a man with bullet wounds in his legs as he tries to suppress his groans. Hidden inside a gated compound a stone's throw from the city centre, supporters of the West African state's beleaguered political opposition treat men and boys they say were injured during raids by security forces. Guinea has been rocked by huge protests since mid-October over fears that President Alpha Conde is seeking to use a referendum for a new constitution to stay in power.Protests have often turned vi...
Giannis Antetokounmpo Leads Bucks To 111-104 Win Over Lakers, Says He Wants To ‘Stay Humble’
Giannis Antetokounmpo put on a clinic in Thursday’s nationally televised home game against the Lakers. “The Greek Freak” finished with 34 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists along with a career-high five three pointers.Prior to Thursday, Antetokounmpo was 13-23 from shots taken at 27 feet and beyond in eight games this month, according to ESPN Stats & Information. Comparing that to 13-59 in the last 92 games, the reigning NBA MVP is showing signs of improvement. The five 3’s made were all from 27 feet and beyond giving the Bucks‘ star the most 27-footers for Milwaukee in 20 years. Antetokoun...
3 bears captured at Japanese clinic's storehouse
Three bears were captured Monday in the storehouse of a medical clinic in Niigata Prefecture, northwest of Tokyo, local authorities said, adding that there were no injuries.An expert says that the bears, seemingly a parent and its cubs, may have been hibernating. One bear was around 1.5 meters tall and the other two were around 0.5 meter each.Police in Minamiuonuma received a report about the bears on Sunday morning and attempts were made later in the day to capture them using a tranquilizer gun or drive them out using fireworks, but these efforts failed.On Monday morning, a local hunting club...