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A study by York University, Toronto, could change the way we think about obesity and healthResearchers have found that patients who have metabolically healthy obesity, but no other factors of metabolic risk , do not have an increased rate...
The doctors' association has been critical of the package rates under the National Health Protection Mission With an eye on the participation of the private sector, the National Health Agency has reached out to the Indian Medical Association and the...
The document is one of several for identification of beneficiaries for the health insurance plan Following several reports about the essentiality of Aadhar to avail benefits under the National Health Protection Mission, the National Health Agency on Thursday clarified that...
Minister talks about "life cycle" approach to population stabilisationIndia has achieved a remarkable pace of population stabilisation, bringing the total fertility rate (TFR) down from 2.9 in 2015 to 2.2 in 2018, health minister J P Nadda said on...
43 years later the damage that forced sterilisations during Emergency did to India's population control drive are yet to be undone “And while a loudspeaker blared, there were figures descending from vans; a brightly coloured tent was being hastily erected,...
Health ministry hopes the number of cases notified by the private sector will double Having made non-notification of tuberculosis a punishable offence through a notification earlier this year, health ministry is hoping that the number of TB cases notified by...
The vaccine was introduced in the national immunisation programme in 2017 A vaccine that India rolled out in its Universal Immunisation Programme in 2017 could prevent approximately 35,000 under-five pneumonia deaths, says a new study. Researchers at the University of Strathclyde...
Survey by Cigna TTK in 23 markets around the world finds high stress levels in IndiaStress levels in India are high compared to  countries like United States, UK, Germany, France, China, Brazil and Indonesia. Cigna TTK health insurance on Monday...
Over the weekend Ayushman Bharat CEO Indu Bhushan met Rajasthan CM to discuss the matter The unlikely flag of refusal on Ayushman Bharat has now gone up in two BJP ruled states - Maharashtra and Rajasthan. Ayushman Bharat CEO Indu Bhushan...
The scheme has received an allocation of just Rs 1200 crore That India will have 1,53,000 health and wellness centres to strengthen the prevention arm of Ayushman Bharat has been repeated many times since the Union Budget in February. Interestingly there...

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