Chandigarh, Dec 2 (IANS) Having devised and successfully carried out a new technique to remove a rare tumour of the kidney through a minimal invasive method, a surgeon from Chandigarh's Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) has had the technique being named after him.
Monday, December 02, 2013 1:18:04 PM
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Sex workers, transgenders and people from certain other groups living with HIV/AIDS gathered here Sunday and demanded that society stop discriminating against them.
Sunday, December 01, 2013 8:56:09 PM
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Cancer experts Sunday urged members of parliament and political parties to help in quick passage of the bill amending the existing law on narcotics to help ease the process of procuring morphine for terminally ill patients.
Sunday, December 01, 2013 6:32:07 PM
Kochi, Dec 1 (IANS) CARe Keralam, which recently scientifically validated the anti-diabetes ayurvedic formulation Nishaakathakaadhi Kashayam (NKK) thus facilitating its sale abroad, is going ahead with the same process for other products too, an official said Sunday.
Sunday, December 01, 2013 4:40:04 PM
Dharamsala, Dec 1 (IANS) Thirteen HIV positive cases were reported in Tibetan settlements in India last year, a minister in the Tibetan government-in-exile said here Sunday.
Sunday, December 01, 2013 12:56:09 PM
Kochi, Dec 1 (IANS) Experts from 35 countries are expected to gather in this Kerala city for the high-profile global health conference on social marketing and franchising (SMF), the first time such a conference is happening here.
Sunday, December 01, 2013 12:50:04 PM
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Experts Saturday evolved new strategies and recommendations to curb the rising threat of cancer and these would now be submitted to the health and family welfare ministry.
Saturday, November 30, 2013 10:14:03 PM
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) At least 2,10,000 children died from AIDS-related illnesses in 2012, according to a report by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).
Saturday, November 30, 2013 5:16:07 PM
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Thirty-five percent of Indians still use tobacco despite growing awareness and ban on tobacco product advertisement, said a tobacco control policy report released Friday.
Friday, November 29, 2013 8:08:03 PM
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, Friday advised Indians to get regular eye check ups done.
Friday, November 29, 2013 7:08:04 PM
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