New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Vector-borne diseases like dengue and malaria still have a significant impact on the socioeconomic status of countries in south Asia, the WHO said Thursday, calling for a united effort against them.
Thursday, April 03, 2014 8:44:03 PM
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung Wednesday reviewed the healthcare facilities for women and children at a hospital here.
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 8:26:05 PM
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Risks associated with cardiovascular diseases, especially high salt intake, will be discussed at a global conference on heart disease, a release said here Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 7:50:06 PM
Guwahati, April 2 (IANS) A leading non-profit organisation working in the field of public health has requested poll officials in Assam to prohibit smoking in all polling booths in the state during the three-phased polls starting April 7.
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 7:18:03 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, April 2 (IANS) Medico-legal experts here have cried foul over the absence of intent betrayed by political parties in their manifestos for the Lok Sabha polls, when it comes to tackling the perils of tobacco use.
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 5:26:13 PM
Panaji, April 2 (IANS) Poll authorities in Goa should emulate Jammu and Kashmir and Bihar and ban smoking in polling booths in the state, an anti-tobacco group demanded Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 5:20:05 PM
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) About two weeks before Kailash Kher's "Aman Tu Mera Hero" concert here, Aman Saxena lost his battle against cancer.
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 11:16:18 AM
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) India faces a dearth of doctors and experts to treat autism, the incidence of which is slowly rising, with the illness being considered wrongly by many as mental retardation, experts said.
Tuesday, April 01, 2014 12:34:06 PM
Patna, March 30 (IANS) All polling stations for the Lok Sabha election in Bihar have been declared no-smoking zones, an official said Sunday.
Sunday, March 30, 2014 3:34:04 PM
Faridabad, March 30 (IANS) The simplest task of swallowing food was perhaps the biggest challenge for 40-year-old Isam. The Iraqi citizen suffered from a rare disorder called dysphagia lusoria, that made swallowing food difficult for him.
Sunday, March 30, 2014 3:08:03 PM
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