Masters Public health

Preventive Oncology and Public Health

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Preventive Oncology Public Health

It is suggested that most of the cancer cases can be detected as precursor lesions arising from modifiable risk factors before the disease develops metastatic potential.Preventive oncology is a measure of preventive medicine receiving a lot of attention with new strategies being tested. Preventive oncology Cancer is a preventable genetic predisposition modified with environmental exposure. Preventive oncologyundertakes measures to prevent […]

Agriculture

Agriculture and Cancers

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Agricultural Exposures and Cancer

According to researchers of National Cancer Institute, farmers due to long hours of exposure to sun, pesticides and other substances have higher rates of developing several deadly forms of cancer. Agricultural exposures and cancer Evidence suggest that increased physical activity and lower rates of smoking among farmers contribute to lesser cancer incidence but agricultural exposures to microbes, sunlight, pesticides and […]

Tropical Medicine

Major Tropical Diseases

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Major Tropical Diseases

Numerous tropical diseases collectively affect health of millions worldwide every year. Tropical diseases are spread by unsanitary conditions and contaminated water or food sources in tropical and subtropical regions. Increasingincidenceof tropical diseases is a result of large scalehuman migration, population growth, deterioration inpublic healthinfrastructure and rise in tourism. Global focus is now on funding and increasing preventive measures, access to […]

Occupational Health Safety Management

Occupational Cancers

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Occupational Cancers

Every year thousands of people worldwide suffer from occupational or work-related cancers which have become the leading cause of deaths. Exposure to physical, chemical or biological causative agents in the work environment like radon gas, air pollution and infectious agents can cause cancer. Causes and Symptoms of Occupation Related Cancers Occupational exposure to certain industrial chemicals, radiation and processes has […]

Agriculture

Agribusiness and Public Health

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Agribusiness Public Health

The roadmap of Agribusiness can align human biology and modern lifestyles, prevent spread of non communicable diseases and harness the power to reduce poverty and hunger. The ecological principles and natural systems of agriculture and farming need careful management to promote health.

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Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine

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Environmental Health

Environment provides energy and materials like safe nutritious food, drinking water and air to sustain life. Direct and indirect impact of environment on public health and wellbeing is examined in Environmental health and attempts are made to recognise and prevent the negative effects. Environmental health is focused on environmental benefits on public health, since environment is a major determinant of […]