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World Hypertension Day 2017: Study Suggests High Incidence of Increased Blood Pressure Among Doctors

World Hypertension Day 2017: Study Suggests High Incidence of Increased Blood Pressure Among Doctors

Hypertension continues to affect millions across the world and leads to close to 7 million premature death every year globally. The World Health Organisation describes blood pressure as “the force of blood against the artery walls as it circulates through the body. High blood pressure or hypertension is the constant pumping of blood through blood [...]

May 18, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on World Hypertension Day 2017: Study Suggests High Incidence of Increased Blood Pressure Among Doctors

A Competitive Edge: Two education start-ups are gaining ground among students

A Competitive Edge: Two education start-ups are gaining ground among students

WHEN they started working on it, their vision was to create a positive impact on the world. For education start-up Gradeup, its young founders — Shobhit Bhatnagar, Vibhu Bhushan and Sanjeev Kumar — saw ‘education as the most fundamental way of empowering people’. “With the rise of mobile phones and internet technology, we realised that [...]

December 24, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on A Competitive Edge: Two education start-ups are gaining ground among students

Cairo church bombing kills at least 25, raising fears among Christians

Cairo church bombing kills at least 25, raising fears among Christians

A bombing at Cairo’s largest Coptic cathedral killed at least 25 people and wounded 49, many of them women and children attending Sunday mass, in the deadliest attack on Egypt’s Christian minority in years. The attack comes as President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi fights battles on several fronts. His economic reforms have angered the poor, a [...]

December 12, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Cairo church bombing kills at least 25, raising fears among Christians

Study reveals new insights into drug-caused deaths among health care professionals

Study reveals new insights into drug-caused deaths among health care professionals

An Australian-first study conducted by Monash University has found that from 2003-2013 nearly five deaths per 1000 employed Australian health care professionals were caused by drugs, with a significant association between specific professions and drug type. These deaths were more likely to involve females in their mid-40s, with a mental health condition, professional and/or personal [...]

November 23, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Study reveals new insights into drug-caused deaths among health care professionals

Study reveals new insights into drug-caused deaths among health care professionals

Study reveals new insights into drug-caused deaths among health care professionals

An Australian-first study conducted by Monash University has found that from 2003-2013 nearly five deaths per 1000 employed Australian health care professionals were caused by drugs, with a significant association between specific professions and drug type. These deaths were more likely to involve females in their mid-40s, with a mental health condition, professional and/or personal [...]

November 23, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Study reveals new insights into drug-caused deaths among health care professionals

Pay more, get less: Americans have the worst health among 10 wealthy nations

Pay more, get less: Americans have the worst health among 10 wealthy nations

This picture of Americans’ health is just sick. Adults in the United States — still — have the worst health compared with their counterparts in 10 other wealthy nations despite the fact that America spends far more on medical care than those countries, a new survey finds. The Commonwealth Fund report released Wednesday also found [...]

November 17, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Pay more, get less: Americans have the worst health among 10 wealthy nations

NSE CEO says technology divide among investors a challenge

NSE CEO says technology divide among investors a challenge

New York: The head of India’s largest stock exchange, which is facing questions about whether the fastest traders have an unfair advantage, said it’s a challenge to balance the needs of investors with vastly different technological capabilities. “You have, on one hand, brokers which are one-terminal shops and then you have brokers who have thousands [...]

September 29, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on NSE CEO says technology divide among investors a challenge

Singapore among top countries in health and living standards: Lancet

Singapore among top countries in health and living standards: Lancet

Singapore has claimed top spot, together with Iceland and Sweden, in a health and living standards report published this week in the Lancet medical journal, according to Bloomberg. The latest report, perhaps the most comprehensive ever, also reveals the broad shortcomings of sustainable development efforts around the world. According to health goals set by the United Nations, [...]

September 23, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Singapore among top countries in health and living standards: Lancet

Education favourite CSR activity among Indian companies

Education favourite CSR activity among Indian companies

Education favourite CSR activity among Indian companies In 2014-15, nearly Rs 8,029 crore was spent by Indian companies towards Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives. An amendment to the Companies Act in 2014, made it mandatory for companies to put aside 2% of their average net profit of the three preceding financial years, for social causes. [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Education favourite CSR activity among Indian companies

Test ratings display a Decline in Math among high college Seniors

Test ratings display a Decline in Math among high college Seniors

The average overall performance of the state’s excessive school seniors dropped in math from 2013 to 2015, but held constant in analyzing, according to effects of a biennial take a look at launchedWednesday. The effects, from the country wide evaluation of instructional development, additionally showed a drop in the proportion of college students in personal [...]

April 29, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Test ratings display a Decline in Math among high college Seniors

ACE Survey Finds Increased Focus Among College Presidents on Campus Racial Climate

ACE Survey Finds Increased Focus Among College Presidents on Campus Racial Climate

Campus racial climate has become a larger priority for college and university presidents and their institutions, finds a new national online survey by ACE’s Center for Policy Research and Strategy (CPRS). The survey is the first in CPRS’ Pulse Point series, short surveys of college and university presidents on timely higher education topics. A full [...]

March 10, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on ACE Survey Finds Increased Focus Among College Presidents on Campus Racial Climate

Tata Motors, SpiceJet among 5 stocks to bet on amid bearish market projections

Tata Motors, SpiceJet among 5 stocks to bet on amid bearish market projections

After a steep correction over 12 per cent over the first two months of 2016, domestic equity markets bounced back on firm global markets and a budget that has reignited hopes of an interest rate cut by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in the immediate future. On a month-to-date basis, the BSE Sensex surged [...]

March 10, 2016 Saheli Uncategorized Comments Off on Tata Motors, SpiceJet among 5 stocks to bet on amid bearish market projections