Update on Avian Influenza
by Tanya Melillo Fenech MD MSc Principle Medical Officer at Disease Surveillance Unit, Department of Public Health. Latest news on H5N1 virus There have been 187 deaths so far across the globe. The difference this year with an overall survival rate of 59.4 %…
“Doctor, Doctor – Where are thou?” Medics in Movies and Television – Part II
The Medical soap opera Up until the sixties most soap opera’s storylines focused on the experiences of families in their homes e.g. Coronation Street, their interaction and relationships between different people living in a particular place.
Update on Avian Influenza in 2006
In the first quarter of 2006, bird flu panic was in full swing: The French feared for their foie gras, the Swiss locked their chickens indoors, and Americans enlisted prison inmates in Alaska to help spot infected wild birds.
Psoriasis Association Malta
It is a fact that people suffering from Psoriasis face on a daily basis a lot of challenges not only in accepting and treating this condition but also facing people who have never heard of the word Psoriasis let alone know what it is.
The Past, Present and Future of Herbal Medicine Orthodox versus Complementary and Alternative Medicine
by Everaldo Attard BPharm(Hons) MSc(AgrVetPharm) PhDSenior Lecturer, University of Malta