South Koreans eat less carbs, more protein--report

Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey published by the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency. The average energy intake by Koreans per day was 2,129 kcal for men and 1,576 kcal for women in 2021. The percent of energy intake from carbohydrates dropped from 64.9 percent in 2012 to 59.4 percent in 2021, the agency said.
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Punjab govt to create 16 medical colleges in next 5 years: CM Bhagwant Mann

Punjab will emerge as a hub of medical education for the world, Bhagwant Mann says. The Punjab government has decided to construct 16 medical colleges in five years. The total number of such institutes in the state to 25, Mann said. A hostel facility along with a 300-bed hospital will also be constructed at a cost of Rs 428.69 crore.
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Artificial Intelligence in Gastroenterology and Medicine, Health News, ET HealthWorld

The use of AI in healthcare was slow to take off when compared to the non-medical commercial applications. In Gastroenterology, the field of endoscopy has generated the most interest in AI as it relies on imaging and thus utilizes Computer vision- a technology that allows computers to ‘see’ and interpret visual data.
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Punjab To Emerge As A Medical Education Hub Says, CM Bhagwant Mann

Punjab will emerge as a hub of medical education for the world, Bhagwant Mann said. The Punjab government has decided to construct 16 medical colleges in five years, raising the total number of such institutes in the state to 25. The students aspiring to pursue medical education will no longer have to go to countries like Ukraine, he said.
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Slowdown in European doctors working in NHS following Brexit, says think tank

More than 4,000 European doctors have opted not to work in the NHS following the vote in 2016. Pre-Brexit number of doctor specialists working in NHS in 2021 was forecast to be 41,321. Nuffield Trust says it is ‘inarguable’ that registration of doctors from the EU and the four European Free Trade Association (EFTA) members “was slower in the years after 2016 than the years before”
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State will be medical education hub of world: Bhagwant Singh Mann

Punjab will emerge as a medical education hub of the world, says Bhagwant Singh Mann. He was speaking after visiting the sites of the upcoming medical colleges and hospitals in Kapurthala and Hoshiarpur. At present, Punjab has nine medical colleges, and 16 more would be constructed which will take the number to 25.
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Shortage of hospital consultants as specialists shun new positions

Survey estimates 48 per cent of hospital consultants will retire in ten years. Survey of almost 400 physicians in Scotland found half the current consultant workforce is likely to retire in the next decade. Patients are waiting longer for consultations, investigations and procedures because ‘there are not enough staff to deliver the service’
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Sadguru Medical's fund raiser for cancer awareness- The New Indian Express

Sadguru Medical and Research Centre Pvt Ltd in association with Vivanta, Bhubaneswar organised a fundraising dinner on Saturday to create awareness of cancer and support patients. The objective of the dinner, organised at a hotel here was to donate the amount collected through the event to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund.
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Punjab will emerge as hub of medical education: CM

Chief minister Bhagwant Singh Mann reiterates commitment to make Punjab a medical education hub. He said the state government has decided to construct 16 new colleges in the coming five years that will enhance the total tally of such institutes in the state to 25. The CM also inspected the site of the medical college at Hoshiarpur to be named after Shaheed Udham Singh.
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Rashmika Mandanna says it is important to work out: Find out how it benefits mental health

Rashmika Mandanna was recently on a break, enjoying the beauty of Maldives. The actor shared an Instagram story that reflected her passion for working out. The text read, “No matter where, when and how… don’t forget to work out.”
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All The Best Black Friday Fitness Deals On Apparel, Machines and Tech

$97 off a NordicTrack treadmill from Amazon. It also comes with a free 30-day trial of iFit, with access to live workouts. Get it from Amazon for $551.64 (originally $649.64) Get it for $550.64.
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Wellcome Collection in London shuts ‘racist, sexist and ableist’ medical history gallery

The Wellcome Collection's announcement affects a free permanent display called Medicine Man. It includes objects relating to sex, birth and death and includes anatomical models dating back to the 17th century. The museum will close Medicine Man on 27 November 2022. The announcement was welcomed by some Twitter followers but attacked by several others.
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Numerology Prediction November 27: How 'purple' colour can give you relief from mental stress

Numerology Prediction November 27: How 'purple' colour can give you relief from mental stress. What will be the effect of the combination of planets being formed on this day and the condition of stars on you? How will your day be for you, know from Guru KkomalVasisht.
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Limerick mates walking their way to good mental health

Sheena Connolly, a nurse from Castletroy, read about the walking mates in a news article. Sheena got in contact with the UK co-ordinators of the organisation to register a Limerick group. The next walk will be on Sunday, December 4 and full details are available on the mentalhealthmates Facebook page.
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Medical college’s construction delayed: Sangrur admn looking for temporary place to start classes next yr

Sant Attar Singh State Institute of Medical Sciences at Mastuana Sahib in Sangrur delayed over a land dispute. The local administration is looking for a temporary place to start classes from next session. The research and education department has planned to initially offer 100 MBBS seats at the college, which will come up on 25 acres.
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Boris Johnson urges Brits to support appeal for providing medical supplies to Ukraine

Boris Johnson has teamed up with Circle Health Group to send medical aid to Ukraine. The ex-PM visited a warehouse in Enfield where essential supplies from independent hospital provider Circle Health had been assembled. The Ukrainian Ambassador was able to witness what encompasses the transportation of a large number of hospital kits through lorries.
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2 days ago

Haryana govt urges MBBS students to end strike, Vij hopes of early resolution

Doctors at PGIMS-Rohtak too have launched an indefinite strike in solidarity with the agitation by MBBS students. The Haryana government appealed to the students to call off the strike as the patients were facing problems. The BJP-JJP government had earlier said only candidates who deposited the Rs 10-lakh bond would be considered for admission to MBBS courses.
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2 days ago

2-day CME programme commences at SKIMS

Prof Parvaiz said that Nuclear Medicine Department of SKIMS was the third department of this specialty to be established in the entire country. He said that the department is equipped with the latest machines and caters patients of entire J&K. Urging on organising more of such programmes.
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2 days ago

Bond policy row: Medical services hit as deadlock continues between students, govt

Haryana government’s bond policy continues to hamper medical services. Out-patient department and elective surgeries remained closed for the second straight day. PGIMS director asks students to call off their strike, or vacate the hostels within 24 hours. KCGMCH students start hunger strike outside OPD block of the hospital.
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2 days ago

Inform about steps taken to implement Mental Healthcare Act: HC to state govt

Bombay High Court directed the Maharashtra government to inform it about the decisions taken by the State Mental Health Authority. The bench said that it would be necessary to ascertain the decisions of the authority before passing any orders in the PIL seeking implementation of the Mental Healthcare Act, 2017. The PIL, filed by psychiatrist Dr Harish Shetty, highlighted the plight of patients admitted in institutions.
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