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MCI ordinance means education decisions will continue to be taken by a board of governors Having failed to pass the Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill in the just concluded Winter Session of Parliament, government has re-issued an ordinance that allows...
"We are withdrawing from Ayushman Bharat," chief minister Mamata Banerjee announced on Thursday   One day after West Bengal government announced its withdrawal from Ayushman Bharat, the National Health Agency, which is the implementing authority for the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya...
Pregnancy malaria vaccine candidate clears phase one clinical trials A new vaccine may be on the anvil for pregnancy malaria that kills 220,000 every year. For many years, a team of researchers at the University of Copenhagen have been focussing on...
The baby, one of twins was born preterm at 33 weeks and suffered from seizures A 20-day baby boy weighing just 1.160 kg has undergone brain surgery. Surgeons at Faridabad-based, Sarvodaya Hospital & Research Centre claim this is the first...
Three new AIIMS to come up in Awantipura, Pulwama and Rajkot   The Union Cabinet on Thursday cleared three more AIIMS - two of them in Jammu and Kashmir. The cabinet chaired by prime minister Narendra Modi approved AIIMS at Vijaynagar, Samba,...
Researchers say when there are many unhealthy foods on a rack, the healthy food option stands out Given a choice between indulgent and healthy foods, what will most people pick? The answer may depend on what other foods sit nearby...
The families of affected patients are still awaiting compensation Nearly 40 victims and family members of MNC Johnson & Johnson’s ASR hip implants met with the Central Expert Committee in New Delhi on Wednesday. The patients are members of the Hip...
Study recommends programmes to deal with such behaviour from an early stage Young people who self-harm are three times more likely to commit violent crime. According to new research from the Center for Child and Family Policy at Duke University, self...
On the eve of exam, board announces separate test for J&K candidates at a later date On the eve of the NEET-PG examination for postgraduate medical aspirants, the government of India has announced some relief for candidates in snowed in...
Researchers find neighbouring cells can take over function of insulin producing cells Diabetes is caused by damaged or non-existing insulin cells inability to produce insulin, a hormone that is necessary in regulating blood sugar levels. Many diabetes patients take insulin...

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