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Tuesday, February 19, 2019
As India battles maternal and neonatal mortality and doctors reluctance to work in remote areas remains an unsurmountable barrier, the famous "3 Idiots" scene where a doctor instructs novices to deliver a baby over a computer aided by an...
Jan Ausadhi stores sell generic drugs and josh are usually cheaper than branded drugs.Following government action against Max Hospital in Shalimar Bagh and Fortis Hospital, Gurugram, Indian Medical Association has asked doctors to preferably prescribe drugs included in the...
Just as the world and India are battling drug resistance of various degrees in tuberculosis one other dreaded virus - one that is at least partly to blame for the resurgence of TB the world over - HIV, is...
For three days now, vaccinators in vans, on foot and in some areas even in boats have been fanning out in 190 districts of the country to ensure that children and pregnant women left out of the routine immunisation...
The death of the "mermaid baby" in Kolkata was only the second known case of Sironomelia in India In all the years when you fantasised over The Little Mermaid in your favourite fairy tale book, you may never have imagined...
Loneliness can affect your heart. So can unemployment Researchers at the University College London have found. A UCL study, published in PLOS Medicine, analysed cohort data from three eastern European countries and found that heart disease incidence is more likely...
State govt. is seeking to cancel the land lease of Fortis that got land on concession in return for keeping 20% beds free One day after Delhi government cancelled the licence of Max Hospital Shalimar Bagh, Haryana has started a...
For all the years that pollution has been in the news, surgeries have rarely been associated with it. However as it turns out, not just refrigerators, even surgeries can be a source of greenhouse gases. The first analysis of the...
This infection of the eyes was the most important cause of blindness in India India has eliminated trachoma, a chronic infective disease of the eye and is the leading cause of infective blindness globally. The National Trachoma Prevalence Surveys and...
Women using hormonal contraceptives have a 20% higher risk of developing breast cancer A study on all women of Denmark in the reproductive age group has found. The study has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Researchers at...

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