Thiruvananthapuram, March 15 (IANS) Increasing incidence of stroke in Kerala, which is now almost on par with developed countries, calls for immediate establishment of rehabilitation centres for the cerebrovascular disease, said an expert.
Saturday, March 15, 2014 12:08:04 AM
Noida, March 14 (IANS) India is emerging as a global hub for liver transplant with expanded medical facilities, an expert said here Friday.
Friday, March 14, 2014 6:22:19 PM
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Pregnancy is an exciting time, in anticipation of new beginnings. With Holi round the corner on Monday, doctors recommend some basic care so as not to let pregnancy mar the festive spirit. For instance, did you know that some colours, despite being branded "natural" or "organic" can still be harmful?
Friday, March 14, 2014 1:46:14 PM
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) How you sleep is a major determinant of how well your heart functions. A new study carried out on cardiac patients at the Sir Gangaram Hospital here revealed that around 96 percent of patients who have cardiovascular problems have sleep apnea.
Friday, March 14, 2014 9:40:03 AM
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Around 600 million people worldwide have some kind of kidney ailment and chronic kidney diseases are predicted to increase by 17 percent over the next decade if not detected early, said a nephrologist here Thursday.
Thursday, March 13, 2014 7:24:04 PM
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) The Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP) Thursday launched a new service which will alert parents about the immunisation schedule of their children through a text message on their mobile.
Thursday, March 13, 2014 5:12:21 PM
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) The Sir Ganga Ram Hospital Wednesday launched the Polycystic Kidney Disease Foundation of India, ahead of the World Kidney Day that would be observed March 13.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 10:58:11 PM
Ranchi, March 12 (IANS) Jharkhand has recorded the lowest infant mortality rate in 2012-13, the Unicef said in a statement here Wednesday.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 7:12:22 PM
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) While healthcare is a major political issue in the western world, in India it sadly finds just passing mention in the election manifestos of various political parties. Health has failed to pick up as an election issue in India despite the country having overwhelming concerns over the quality of its delivery systems.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 3:30:05 PM
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) A nationwide campaign was launched Tuesday to raise awareness about dengue and control its rising incidence across India.
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 5:44:05 PM
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