Cuttack, May 29 (IANS) An HIV positive widow has been reduced to begging for survival in Orissa after villagers ostracized her and her son out of fear that the disease can be passed on by social contact.
Tuesday, May 29, 2007 10:52:47 AM
Kolkata, May 28 (IANS) The strike by the junior doctors of two state-run medical college hospitals in West Bengal entered its second day Monday, leaving many patients a harried lot.
Monday, May 28, 2007 4:56:14 PM
Bhubaneswar, May 27 (IANS) Panic gripped Kural village in Orissa's Nayagarh district after four persons died due from suspected chikungunya in the past four days, a health official told Sunday.
Sunday, May 27, 2007 1:30:38 PM
Hyderabad, May 26 (IANS) Shantha Biotechnics, the first Indian company to develop, manufacture and market a recombinant human healthcare product in the country, Saturday opened its new state-of-the-art high speed vaccine vial filling facility.
Saturday, May 26, 2007 9:21:50 PM
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Leading cardiologist Naresh Trehan has been reinstated as executive director of the Escorts hospital here following an out-of-court settlement ending their week-long row, the hospital announced Saturday.
Saturday, May 26, 2007 5:14:11 PM
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Leading cardiologist Naresh Trehan has been reinstated as executive director of the Escorts Hospital here after a week-long row with the management, the hospital announced Saturday.
Saturday, May 26, 2007 10:48:38 AM
Bhubaneswar, May 25 (IANS) Two people have died of anthrax in Orissa's tribal dominated Koraput district, while five have contracted the deadly disease in the last two days, health officials said Friday.
Friday, May 25, 2007 7:10:24 PM
Rohtak/Kurukshetra, May 25 (IANS) President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Friday urged the nation's doctors to work for rural patients.
Friday, May 25, 2007 7:09:53 PM
Patna, May 25 (IANS) Health services have been paralysed in a Bihar district as hundreds of doctors went on a strike to protest the failure of the police in rescuing two abducted school students who are close relatives of a medical practitioner.
Friday, May 25, 2007 3:32:41 PM
Patna, May 25 (IANS) The practice of sorcery and exorcism to cure ailing people has been banned in Bihar's Vaishali district and a drive to root out the social evil has been ordered.
Friday, May 25, 2007 1:19:23 PM
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