Kendrapada, March 9 (IANS) At least 40 people including nine children fell ill after consuming poisoned dead fish from a pond in Orissa's Kendrapada district, police said Friday.
Friday, March 09, 2007 3:13:02 PM
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Country's premier medical research entity The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is set for another round of controversy, as its director P. Venugopal has sacked registrar V.P. Gupta, considered close to Health Minister A. Ramadoss.
Thursday, March 08, 2007 5:36:32 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, March 8 (IANS) With Kerala expecting at least 100,000 medical tourists in the next three years, the therapeutic tourism industry is in the pink of its health.
Thursday, March 08, 2007 2:47:38 PM
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) India is home to five million mentally ill women and there is an urgent need to review and reframe the archaic Mental Health Act 1987, the National Commission for Women (NCW) said Wednesday.
Wednesday, March 07, 2007 5:55:28 PM
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss has said that India, home to 12 million blind people, will achieve its blindness elimination target of 0.3 percent by 2015, five years before the World Health Organisation (WHO) deadline of 2020.
Wednesday, March 07, 2007 10:21:39 AM
Guwahati, March 7 (IANS) At least a dozen HIV-positive people have committed suicide in Assam in the last few months while hundreds of others are struggling for survival as there is virtually no access to treatment.
Wednesday, March 07, 2007 10:14:42 AM
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Several private companies have established umbilical cord blood banks in India saying they would be a life saver for thousands. But some health experts term this 'unethical and of negligible value'.
Monday, March 05, 2007 10:11:58 AM
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Want to de-stress, tone up your body or build your confidence? How about all of that sprinkled with some fun? Listen to your doctor and step on the dance floor.
Monday, March 05, 2007 9:50:58 AM
Shimla, March 4 (IANS) A five-year-old boy and a 50-year-old man who were stranded for 10 long days in a snow-covered valley in Himachal Pradesh despite being ill have died, authorities said Sunday.
Sunday, March 04, 2007 2:30:53 PM
Hyderabad, Mar 3 (IANS) Tennis star Sania Mirza, who sustained injury to her right knee during the Qatar Open, was Saturday admitted to a private hospital here for treatment, which could last four weeks.
Saturday, March 03, 2007 3:12:06 PM
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