Ranchi, Aug 3 (IANS) Even being the health minister's mother apparently cannot ensure proper treatment in Jharkhand.
Friday, August 03, 2007 4:51:03 PM
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Twenty-six-year-old Sushma is a mother of two but she has donated motherhood to six others - as an egg donor. And it has become a means of livelihood for her.
Thursday, August 02, 2007 11:21:33 AM
Kozhikode, Aug 2 (IANS) Martial art generally evokes images of violence and Kalarippayattu of Kerala is no different. But unknown to many, it also has a softer side - a healing system that is very popular here.
Thursday, August 02, 2007 10:18:57 AM
Imphal/New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Nearly 200,000 poultry have been culled in Manipur in the drive against bird flu and authorities have decided to begin a second round. Health officials Wednesday said over 300 people are under special medical supervision though no human has contracted the disease so far.
Wednesday, August 01, 2007 4:53:59 PM
Imphal, Aug 1 (IANS) Close to 200,000 poultry have been culled in Manipur with the first phase of the drive against avian influenza likely to end Thursday as authorities decided to begin a second round of surveillance to stamp out birds from backyard farms.
Wednesday, August 01, 2007 10:04:04 AM
Bhopal, Aug 1 (IANS) Mobile health clinics are to come up in tribal areas of Madhya Pradesh to make up for the lack of basic medical care in the impoverished regions.
Wednesday, August 01, 2007 7:33:06 AM
New Delhi/Imphal, July 31 (IANS) Disease control authorities Tuesday announced the near-completion of the culling of chickens, ducks and pigeons in the northeastern state of Manipur in order to tackle an avian influenza outbreak even as the United Arab Emirates banned imports of poultry and poultry products from India.
Tuesday, July 31, 2007 7:40:08 PM
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) All districts in India will have child protection units to prevent torture, stigma and social segregation of children including those infected with AIDS, Women and Child Development Minister Renuka Chowdhury said here Tuesday.
Tuesday, July 31, 2007 6:57:09 PM
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Reckitt Benckiser India Limited, the makers of popular antiseptic Dettol, is bringing global health experts to India to spread awareness about the importance of basic hygiene in preventing spread of diseases, particularly among vulnerable sections of society.
Tuesday, July 31, 2007 6:11:49 PM
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) One out of every eight children suffering from HIV/AIDS worldwide are in India.
Tuesday, July 31, 2007 4:35:17 PM
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