New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The simple mobile phone is being used to provide a range of health services in some districts of Bihar, especially in maternal and child care, an expert said here Saturday.
Saturday, November 23, 2013 4:42:08 PM
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) A diagnostics test for human papilloma virus (HPV) can reduce by a third the incidence of cervical cancer in women worldwide, an expert said at a seminar here Saturday.
Saturday, November 23, 2013 3:56:12 PM
Patna, Nov 23 (IANS) Re-affirming his commitment of toilets-for-all, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Saturday said that open defecation is an affront to human dignity and his government will ensure that this problem is addressed in an urgent manner.
Saturday, November 23, 2013 11:04:08 AM
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) To upgrade health services in rural areas, an initiative unveiled Friday will use mobile phones to offer tips on maternal and child health, the audience of a BBC communication conclave in the national capital was informed.
Friday, November 22, 2013 8:32:09 PM
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) The government should focus on enforcing laws that curb tobacco use in order to check the spread of cancer, a medical expert Friday said.
Friday, November 22, 2013 8:30:04 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 22 (IANS) State-owned S.A.T. Hospital here created a record of sorts when it became the first government sector hospital in south India to have test tube babies.
Friday, November 22, 2013 7:22:05 PM
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday issued notice on a minor boy's plea that he was denied treatment by the AIIMS because his parents could not pay for the hefty treatment.
Friday, November 22, 2013 2:56:10 PM
Nagpur, Nov 21 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi Thursday launched the Maharashtra government's pet scheme, Rajiv Gandhi Jeevandayi Arogya Yojana (RGJAY), which will provide a unique health insurance scheme for the poor.
Thursday, November 21, 2013 10:04:08 PM
Shimla, Nov 21 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh has made it mandatory for doctors in government hospitals and dispensaries to prescribe generic rather than certain branded drugs from Dec 1, an official said here Thursday.
Thursday, November 21, 2013 1:54:04 PM
Kolkata, Nov 21 (IANS) Drawing attention to the huge dearth of healthcare human resource in India, including doctors and nurses, Apollo Hospitals Group Chairman Prathap C. Reddy said technology should be used to overcome the shortage of teachers in medical colleges.
Thursday, November 21, 2013 9:10:04 AM
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