New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) The tenure of short service commission (SSC) doctors in the Armed Forces Medical Service (AFMS) has been extended from 10 to 14 years, with the cabinet Thursday approving the move.
Thursday, October 25, 2007 9:40:00 PM
Bhubaneswar, October 25 (IANS) The Orissa government has suspended 10 doctors for being on leave without permission, official said Thursday.
Thursday, October 25, 2007 5:24:31 PM
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Dressed in a bright pink jacket with a delicate pink ribbon pinned on it, Jeannie Mulford, wife of the American ambassador to India, David Mulford, narrated her survival story of fighting breast cancer in the hope that women become more aware about the issue and keep it at bay.
Thursday, October 25, 2007 5:09:56 PM
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) In a bid to spread awareness about breast cancer, the first Asian Breast Cancer Congress will be held here Feb 9-10 next year.
Thursday, October 25, 2007 3:10:52 PM
Panaji, Oct 25 (IANS) A Goan researcher has claimed that the salt produced traditionally is better for health than iodised salt as it contains several important minerals.
Thursday, October 25, 2007 2:51:44 PM
Jaipur, Oct 25 (IANS) Healthcare intervention for toddlers and adolescents should match a child's casual reasoning, language ability and self-understanding, says a module developed by two Indian doctors that has been accepted by the International Paediatric Association (IPA).
Thursday, October 25, 2007 9:41:32 AM
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) In a case of serious medical negligence, doctors of the state-run Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Hospital in the capital have allegedly left a metal locket in the lungs of a nine-month-old baby.
Wednesday, October 24, 2007 11:38:55 PM
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) The dismal sex ratio in the national capital has shown a slight improvement from 822 female births against 1,000 male ones in 2005 to 831:1,000 in 2006, the Delhi government said Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 24, 2007 5:45:23 PM
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) With a huge population of HIV/AIDS patients in the country, condom is no more a taboo word for Indians. A new UN study found that 95 percent of Indian male believe condom can prevent the spread of disease and 70 percent of women know where to get it.
Wednesday, October 24, 2007 4:07:02 PM
Mumbai, Oct 24 (IANS) Pharmaceutical and biotechnology major Wockhardt Ltd today announced the acquisition of Morton Grove Pharmaceuticals Inc, a leading healthcare company in the US with sales revenue of $52 million (Rs.2 billion).
Wednesday, October 24, 2007 1:54:57 PM
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