If you suddenly bleed or blot the blood from the vagina, even though at that time you were not menstruating, it could be a symptom of cervical cancer. Pain in the pelvic area when entering menstruation may be normal.
In 2003, WHO stated that cancer is a very serious health problem because the number of sufferers has increased by around 20% per year and is the first highest number of attacks on women in Indonesia. The number of deaths from cervical cancer also increased from 7.6 million people in 2008 to 8.2 million in 2012. Cancer is the number 2 cause of death in the world by 13% after cardiovascular disease.
In Indonesia, several studies state that the biggest obstacle to HIV services with access to antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) is influenced by geographical factors and funds availability. In 2006, The Ministry of Health applied free ARV drugs.
According to data from the National AIDS Commission (KPA) shows, in 1987 the number of AIDS patients in Indonesia was still five cases. In the span of 10 years, it only increased to 44 cases. But since 2007, AIDS cases suddenly jumped to 2,947 cases and the June 2009 period increased eightfold, to 17,699 cases. Of that number, those who died reached 3,586 peopl
Kita sering mendengar keluhan- keluhan seperti ini : ‘’ aku kelelahan, seperti kehabisan baterai’’ atau ‘’aku seperti mesin tua yang tak bertenaga’’. Jika sebuah baterai kehabisan energinya, maka baterai tersebut tidak akan bisa bekerja. Secara metafora, sindrom Burnout ialah kehabisan energi seperti baterai kehabisan energinya. Namun secara medis, hingga kini definisi burnout masih didiskusikan oleh ahli kedokteran jiwa dan kedokteran okupasi. Tapi satu yang pasti sindrom burnout sudah menjadi masalah dan karena itu diagnosis burnout dapat ditemukan di ICD 10 (International Classification Of Disease 10) yakni pada kode diagnosis Z.73.0.
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Domestic violence is a global problem that is widely discussed recently. According to the WHO, one out of five women has experienced violence or assault by men. The Indonesian National Commission for Women have stated that the most common assault done has been domestic violence.
In 2002, WHO’s report regarding “Violence and Health” has shown that there is a significant decrease in health quality in women that has been through violence. The results comprise of data that has been collected from 10 countries.
Star Wars’ favorite Carrie Fischer and legendary painter Vincent van Gogh are known to have suffered from bipolar disorder. Bipolar disorder is characterized by episodes of mania and depression. This results in unusual shift in mood, energy, activity levels, and the ability to carry out day-to-day tasks. This is different from schizophrenia, where patients may hallucinate.
According to the WHO, cardiovascular diseases such as heart attacks and strokes are the leading cause of death. This is especially true in developed countries where there is a higher life expectancy. Even though infection is the main cause of death in developing countries, cardiovascular disease cases are rising as the life expectancy in developing countries also increase.
Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in elderly males in USA and Europe. It will become a major health concern, in developing countries like Indonesia with the proportion of elderly men in the general population is increasing. During the last decade, the 5-year relative survival percentages for prostate cancer steadily increased from 73.4% in 1999-2001 to 83.4% in 2005-200