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Yellow Fever & Travel PDF Print E-mail


Yellow fever is a viral disease transmitted by mosquitoes in parts of Africa and South America. Vaccination is safe and effective and is a legal requirement for people travelling through infected areas. Avoiding mosquito bites is also recommended to reduce the risk of catching yellow fever or other mosquito-borne diseases.


Last Updated on Saturday, 15 December 2012 01:36
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New health center for workers in Qatar PDF Print E-mail


A Workers Health Center by Qatar Red Crescent is a health center built in Industrial Area of Qatar that serve the workers of the area, Is now fully functional.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 November 2012 22:11
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Metals and Disease: A Global Primary Health Care Perspective PDF Print E-mail

Metals are an important and essential part of our daily lives. Their ubiquitous presence and use has not been without significant consequences. Both industrial and nonindustrial exposures to metals are characterized by a variety of acute and chronic ailments.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 December 2012 01:30
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Benefits of workplace wellness PDF Print E-mail
Posted by Administrator in Articles on December 04, 2011

Workplace wellness programs are becoming more widespread in the industry and companies are more proficient in its use, best practice health promotion is becoming increasingly popular. This is also reinforced by the increase in the health care cost and the rise in the workers' compensation coverage.
These programs range from simply offering health awareness leaflets to workers, to subsidized healthy lunches, fitness training, and a company gym.

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Control of airborne dust in the work environment PDF Print E-mail

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Airborne contaminants can occur in the gaseous form (gases and vapours) or as aerosols, which include airborne dusts, sprays, mists, smokes and fumes. Airborne dusts are of particular concern because they are associated with classical widespread occupational lung diseases such as the pneumoconioses,

Last Updated on Saturday, 03 March 2012 15:35
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Cost of work related injuries in the Arabian gulf PDF Print E-mail

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Employees who suffer injuries at work are costing businesses in the Gulf region millions in lost productivity, compensation and higher insurance premiums.

Last Updated on Saturday, 03 March 2012 15:40
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Assessing Firefighters Fitness PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 08 December 2011 23:20

Occupational health service professionals in particular have to be familiar with the requirements and nature of the firefighting,

as well as with the working conditions and work community.

Last Updated on Saturday, 03 March 2012 15:32
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Road to resilience PDF Print E-mail
Posted by Administrator in Articles on January 26, 2011


A combination of factors contributes to resilience. Many studies show that the primary factor in resilience is having caring and supportive relationships within and outside the family. Relationships that create love and trust, provide role models, and offer encouragement and reassurance help bolster a person's resilience.

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Immunization in the occupational health setting PDF Print E-mail
Posted by Dr. Ahmad Latif in Articles on June 10, 2011

This article is about  the use of vaccination in the occupational health (OH) setting.

We will look at the requirements for an effective vaccination programme as part of a comprehensive OH service delivered to people from a range of occupational, ethnic, linguistic and other diverse backgrounds.

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Tips for Shift Workers PDF Print E-mail
Posted by Administrator in Articles on February 11, 2011

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TIPS FOR WORKERS WHO MUST WORK SHIFTS DIETARY AND EATING PATTERNS

■ Afternoon workers should have their meal in the middle of the day instead of the middle of their work shift

■ Night workers should eat lightly throughout the shift and have a moderate breakfast

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