Population & Demography in the News

Thursday 24 August 2017

  • The debate on immigration in Britain puts GDP ahead of people

    The debate on immigration in Britain puts GDP ahead of people ... Because a larger population meant a larger economy, and the assessments ...
  • Appalachian Health: More OD's, Fewer MD's

    The study reviews 41 population and public health indicators to provide a comprehensive overview of the health of the 25 million people living in the ...
  • Can nicotine reduction help in curbing addiction?

    The research focuses on the relationship between behavior and health, particularly in disadvantaged populations, a group that is "overrepresented" ...
  • Rapid rise in growth for the Sunshine Coast

    With the current population of 298,000 projected to grow to 470,000 by 2036, it will provide an ever-expanding local workforce to meet the needs of ...
  • The Adelaide agents killing it on Social Media – Dave Stockbridge

    Its the medium my demographic understand. Insta is hard for agents and although Pinterest holds massive potential for agents I feel that its best to ...
  • Screening reduces mortality for those with detectable type 2 diabetes but not for general population ...

    ... 2 diabetes and cardiovascular risk factors may not reduce mortality and cardiovascular disease in the general population, suggests new research.
  • VIBERT: Family doc shortage in NS worsens

    We also have one of the oldest populations in the country — a demographic that will only keep growing, and with it, their need for healthcare services.
  • Health service to cut staff in £70m savings bid

    Staffing levels within Northern Ireland's crisis-hit health service are ... to the health service due to inflation, an increasing and ageing population and ...
  • Tasha Hohaia – Māori Party Candidate for Manurewa

    As an advocate for New Zealand's younger demographic, Hohaia is outraged with the way the country is preparing for the growing young population.
  • Large studies find screening reduces mortality for those with detectable type 2 diabetes but not for ...

    ... factors may not reduce mortality and cardiovascular disease in the general population. However, for individuals diagnosed with diabetes, screening ...
  • 'Walk with a Doc' program set for Saturday, Toro Park

    It's called 'Walk with a Doc' and takes place at Toro Park, south of Salinas, at 9 ... Healthy snacks and health information will be provided to participants. ... professionals and providing healthy lifestyle opportunities for the population ...
  • Reality check: Is too much 'good' cholesterol bad for you?

    For women, the mortality rate among those with high levels was 68 per cent higher. ... the Copenhagen City Heart Study and the Copenhagen General Population Study. ... Those with “medium levels” of HDL had the lowest mortality.
  • Research Confirms The Obvious: That Abstinence-Only Education Hurts Kids

    Co-author John Santelli, professor of Population and Family Health at Mailman School and lead researcher for the collaborative review, commented ...
  • Studies reveal worrisome trend for health of wild dolphins

    Each year, researchers performed health assessments on one or both of the dolphin populations, collecting the animals long enough to make ...
  • Abrogation of Art 35-A may bring change in J&K's demography: Mir

    KATHUA, Aug 23: State president of Pradesh Congress Committee, GA Mir has alleged that withdrawal of Article 35-A will being change in the ...
  • Abrogation of Art 35-A may bring change in J&K's demography: Mir

    On the abrogation of Article 35A, he added that there will be demographic change in all the three regions of the State and the outside people will show ...
  • Family planning still relevant for Ghana's development- Health Professional

    Speaking at a post-world population day media briefing in Accra on ... She said an important dimension of population growth was fertility which ...
  • Population ponzi overruns kinders, maternity, legal, bridge, tunnel, houses, brothels

    Melbourne's relentless population growth is placing extreme stress on .... Zero net migration would see population stabilise at 27 million all the way out ...
  • Facebook Demographic Dilemma Has No Easy Fix

    On the other side, you have one that is laser-focused on attracting the target demographic but that comes at the expense of a larger audience, thus ...
  • 'Article 35-A a matter of life and death'

    Any meddling with the state subject laws is aimed at changing the demography of Jammu and Kashmir, the joint separatist leadership said on ...
  • Animation: Comparing China vs. India Population Pyramids

    Since early 2016, families have been allowed to have two children – but even with this change in place, China still has a self-inflicted demographic ...
  • Half of women with early-stage breast cancer consider prophylactic double mastectomy

    A quarter of women with early-stage breast cancer and a favorable ... professor of medicine and health management and policy and co-director of center ... The rate has grown to greater than 20% in this population, and contralateral ...
  • Japan turns to robots to fuel its next boom

    Humans will still be needed, of course, and that is behind a separate by-product of Japan's demographic challenges. With unemployment down to 2.8 ...
  • JRL issues protest plan, calls for strike on Aug 29

    In a statement issued here the leadership said, “Any meddling with state subject law is only aimed at changing the demography of Jammu Kashmir.
  • Fayetteville VA symposium addresses growing female veteran population

    To keep pace, the Fayetteville VA Medical Center and Southern Regional Area Health Education Center have hosted annual symposiums to refresh ...

Pages