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Nirmal Sharma

Nirmal Sharma
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Nirmal Sharma is a grduate of Delhi University, She holds an M. Com degree. She is deeply interested in health economics. She can be reached at: nirmal2sh@gmail.com
Swasth Bharat Yatra, a high visibility, high impact 18000+ km Relay Cycle Rally across 6 tracks over 100 days to build awareness Cycle rallies, mobile testing units and prabhat Pheris (morning rounds) - In a bid to promote healthy eating...
Australia could be the first country to eradicate cervical cancer Australia’s cervical cancer prevention program is highly effective and will eradicate the disease from the country’s list of public health problems in the next two decades, says a study. According to...
Mushroom extracts may help fight deadly viruses which are making honey bees go extinct "Colony collapse disorder" — or massive death of whole colonies of bees — has caused international alarm in recent years. Environmentalists blame viruses, mites, pesticides or...
In a statement, ministry of health clarifies vaccines contained attenuated polio virus The Indian government has clarified that the Type 2 polio vaccine virus traces found in vaccine vials is not likely to cause infection. "... (is) the attenuated (weakened) poliovirus and does...
Private hospitals in the capital dread missing out on PMJAY businessPrivate hospitals in Delhi - including some of the biggest chains in the country like Apollo, Max and Fortis are caught in the political crossfire between the NDA government...
Eating for two is a myth, say researchers; excess weight during pregnancy could pave way for diabetes in babyThe traditional advice of eating for two people when pregnant can lead to severe consequences for the baby. A research in Hong...
Children affected by asthma are more likely to leave school at the age of 16 and drop out early from university People who suffer from asthma from a young age are more likely to leave school at 16 years old....
A diet of fruits-vegetables, whole grain chapatis, low fat cheese and olive oil may help you live longer Adhering to an anti-inflammatory diet is associated with lower risk. That includes a lower risk of cardiovascular causes, and cancer. The findings...
New analysis shows wide variation between states in cancer incidence Kerala has the highest incidence of cancer in India followed by Mizoram, Haryana and Delhi. India's first ever state level disease burden data shows wide disparities between states in the incidence...
The event is a part of the Rashtriya Poshan Maah schedule Some time next week - between September 10-12 - prime minister Narendra Modi will e-meet the country's 24 lakh health and Anganwadi workers. As the country observed Rashtriya Poshan Maah...

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