Kolkata, April 20 (IANS) With social clubs, organisations and political parties deeply engrossed in the poll jamboree, election fever has taken its toll on blood collection, triggering an acute shortage of supply in West Bengal's blood banks.
Sunday, April 20, 2014 2:50:03 PM
Patna, April 19 (IANS) As many as 40 children fell ill Saturday after eating ice-cream in a village in Bihar's Supaul district, officials said. Around half a dozen were admitted to hospital as their condition worsened while the others were discharged after initial treatment.
Saturday, April 19, 2014 9:16:11 PM
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) A sedentary lifestyle, increased alcohol consumption and obesity are contributing towards making India the "world capital of liver diseases" by 2025, a health expert said Saturday.
Saturday, April 19, 2014 6:14:05 PM
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) One of the oldest patients to undergo an open heart bypass surgery in India, a 96-year-old man recently underwent the life-saving procedure and was discharged from hospital Friday, doctors said.
Friday, April 18, 2014 7:38:04 PM
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Saying that "just because someone is poor, the government cannot allow him to die", the Delhi High Court Thursday directed the state government to discharge its "constitutional obligation" and provide free treatment to a Gaucher disease patient.
Thursday, April 17, 2014 5:54:04 PM
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Natural foods provide the best nutrition to the human body and there is no evidence to prove that vitamin supplements can better a person's health, medical experts have said.
Thursday, April 17, 2014 9:54:04 AM
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Adhi and Adhri, twin brothers aged one, successfully underwent a first-of-its kind neurosurgery at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences here.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 10:28:04 PM
Shimla, April 16 (IANS) An NGO will hold a music fest in the hills of the picturesque tourist resort Kasauli in Himachal Pradesh this weekend to raise money for underprivileged children, the event's organiser said Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 9:38:03 PM
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) The NHRC Wednesday asked the Rajasthan government to compensate a woman who delivered a baby by the roadside after a state government health centre refused to admit her.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 5:24:04 PM
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Sageer Ahmad, a tailor by profession, got to know about haemophilia when his year-old son hurt himself and started bleeding profusely. But Ahmad still didn't learn his lesson. His second son born after a gap of three years was also detected with the blood disorder.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 1:08:04 PM
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