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Monday, April 22, 2019
To add to the difficult work conditions for doctors in overcrowded government hospitals, they are currently saddles with administrative responsibilities too Delhi government is all set to appoint hospital managers in its hospitals to relieve doctors of administrative duties. The...
Tata Trusts on Monday announced a hub-and-spoke Telemedicine Network, covering a population of about 10 lakh people spread over 265 Gram Panchayats in Vijayawada rural parliamentary constituency to supplement the public primary health care service. The Trusts also announced...
For the first time since the grandiose announcements - first in the 2016 Budget speech and then in prime minister Narendra Modi's Independence Day speech the same year - Rs 2000 cr has been allocated for the National Health...
President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday launched the Pulse Polio programme for 2018 by administering polio drops to children less than five years old, at the Rahstrapati Bhawan. January 28 is National Immunisation Day. More than 17 crore children of...

What if the symptoms and seriousness of certain inflammatory diseases were linked to time of day? Researchers from Inserm, Institut Pasteur de Lille and Université de Lille have been working on this hypothesis, after noting that the seriousness and mortality...
Even as a scheme to provide health security to 10 crore people hangs fire for many months now, new research has revealed shocking lack of access to essential medicines in India, despite thousands being approved in an attempt to...
The National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (NTAGI) has recommended that India should introduce a cervical cancer vaccine in its universal immunisation programme. The minutes of the December 19 meeting of NTAGI that were uploaded on Wednesday read: “The NTAGI...
India's model of regulating the private sector is heavily dependent on standardised guidelines. Report may further impact poor uptake of Clinical Establishment Act India’s complex debate about healthcare regulation just got more complex. A study published in the BMJ has...
The first shoots of a movement for the legalisation of marijuana appeared in Delhi when a bunch of young people assembled in Connuaght Place to press for its legalisation under the aegis of the Greater Legalisation Movement in India....
A mysterious polio like illness that has left children in US, Canada and Europe paralysed, is caused by a virus called Enterovirus D68 reveal researchers at University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Australia after analysing scientific literature on...

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