Health News

Last updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 11:38:03 AM

Train health workers to be gender sensitive: WHO
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) India's health workforce must be trained to be gender sensitive, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said Friday on the eve of International Women's Day, March 8.

Friday, March 07, 2014 8:00:05 PM

Patna doctors refusing to operate on hepatitis patients?
Patna, March 6 (IANS) Doctors at the Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) are allegedly refusing to treat hepatitis patients due to fears of infection, and have demanded insurance cover.

Thursday, March 06, 2014 11:54:04 PM

UP junior doctors begin fast, jailed medics released
Lucknow, March 6 (IANS) Junior doctors in Uttar Pradesh Thursday agreed to end their protest and resume work but launched a hunger strike, even as the Kanpur police chief was transferred for his raid on a medical college hostel and 24 arrested students were released from jail.

Thursday, March 06, 2014 9:58:04 PM

Uttar Pradesh doctors call off stir
Lucknow, March 6 (IANS) Doctors in Uttar Pradesh called off their strike Thursday morning, a day after the Allahabad High Court directed the striking doctors to return to work.

Thursday, March 06, 2014 10:44:03 AM

End strike for patients' sake: NHRC to UP doctors
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) The NHRC Wednesday urged the Uttar Pradesh doctors to end their strike for the sake of suffering patients.

Wednesday, March 05, 2014 8:34:10 PM

Young India not prepared for old age! (Comment, Special to IANS)
With better food supply and nutrition, healthier lifestyle, better hygiene and, most importantly, advances in healthcare, Indians now live longer - life expectancy has gone up from 31 years in 1947 to 64 years in 2005.

Wednesday, March 05, 2014 12:02:03 PM

Akhilesh meets striking doctors as health services in UP hit
Lucknow/Agra, March 4 (IANS) With healthcare services badly affected across Uttar Pradesh for the fifth consecutive day Tuesday, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav met a team of doctors protesting the arrest of 24 junior physicians following a scuffle with a Samajwadi Party leader.

Tuesday, March 04, 2014 10:06:16 PM

Need greater convergence of stakeholders in health: President
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) India needs greater convergence of all stakeholders towards the common goal of an improved health care delivery system, President Pranab Mukherjee said Tuesday.

Tuesday, March 04, 2014 8:20:09 PM

Patna hospital probing treatment-denied HIV+ man's death
Patna, March 4 (IANS) A probe began Tuesday into the death of a HIV positive man at the Patna Medical College and Hospital after he was allegedly refused dialysis treatment by some doctors last week, an official said.

Tuesday, March 04, 2014 6:42:21 PM

NHRC notice to UP over minor girl's death
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notice to Uttar Pradesh government over the death of a four-year-old girl due to alleged medical negligence.

Tuesday, March 04, 2014 5:16:12 PM

News Health Articles Index

  

This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech
Travel

AROUND THE WORLD NOW

Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.