Health

Child-selling or sports?

Child-selling or sports?

Published 20/11/2017

 

The sport has long been transformed not only into competitions and prizes, but also into a business that helps large companies attract their potential customers. A well-known Ukrainian center of reproductive medicine “BioTexCom” sponsors Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu champions.  [more…]

Ex-Insys saleswomen plead guilty in U.S. to drug kickback schemes

Ex-Insys saleswomen plead guilty in U.S. to drug kickback schemes

Published 12/07/2017

Two former Insys Therapeutics Inc sales representatives including the wife of its ex-chief executive pleaded guilty on Tuesday to engaging in schemes to pay kickbacks to medical practitioners to prescribe a drug containing the opioid fentanyl.

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Infertility can stop humanity on the verge of extinction

Infertility can stop humanity on the verge of extinction

Published 03/02/2017

Reproductive medicine industry is a big business but what are emotional, physical and financial expenses of infertile couples?

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How Ukraine surpassed American Reproductology

How Ukraine surpassed American Reproductology

Published 30/01/2017

According to the World Health Organization, 21% of couples of reproductive age suffers from infertility in the world. IVF using donor eggs is the only chance to become a mother for many women with gynecological pathology or genetic abnormalities.

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Infertility gains pace all over the world. Is there a salvation?

Infertility gains pace all over the world. Is there a salvation?

Published 26/01/2017

Infertility may lead mankind to the verge of extinction. It sounds as a trailer to a thriller movie, still it’s true. Nowadays each 5th couple in the world is infertile and unable to reproduce. The 21st century and infertile human race battle to survive with immense hope for new life. Regular reports of international medical organizations and committees confirm that year after year infertility gains pace all over the world.

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Why do people from all over the world come to Ukraine for surrogacy?

Why do people from all over the world come to Ukraine for surrogacy?

Published 25/01/2017

Surrogacy has been a reason for stormy discussion over the world for a long time. Many European countries still can’t make ART (Assisted Reproductive Technologies) legal according to religious and ethical reasons. Infertile couples respect laws of their countries and look for different solutions for their fertility issues where it is legal.

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U.S. declares a Zika public health emergency in Puerto Rico

U.S. declares a Zika public health emergency in Puerto Rico

Published 13/08/2016

By Julie Steenhuysen | CHICAGO CHICAGO The Obama administration on Friday declared a public health emergency in the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico, saying the [more…]

Another Zika case reported outside Miami’s transmission zone

Another Zika case reported outside Miami’s transmission zone

Published 12/08/2016

CHICAGO Three more people in Florida have tested positive for Zika caused by local mosquitoes, including another person who does not live in the one-square-mile [more…]

Women with common ovary problem may not get recommended tests

Women with common ovary problem may not get recommended tests

Published 12/08/2016

By Madeline Kennedy (Story refiles from August 3rd instance to add new paragraph 5)By Madeline Kennedy(Reuters Health) - Women with a common ovary problem should [more…]

Most seniors won’t abuse opioids after surgery

Most seniors won’t abuse opioids after surgery

Published 12/08/2016

By Andrew M. Seaman (Reuters Health) - Seniors who receive prescriptions for opioid drugs to control pain after major surgery don't usually end up addicted [more…]