Health News Archive - April 11, 2005

KUALA LUMPUR: All doctors on Fomema Sdn Bhd's panel have signed a contract to conform to the standard operating procedures (SOP) laid out by the company.


Harmful bacteria can linger on computer keyboards in hospitals, making it easy for the germs to spread to patients, a new study finds.

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.