Need to make health facilities more accessible and reliable: Dr Harsh Vardhan

Need to make health facilities more accessible and reliable: Dr Harsh Vardhan

Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 14:10

With a doctor at the helm of affairs at the Union Health Ministry, there are hopes that healthcare in India would get much-needed focus and reforms would set in.

Sir Robert Edwards---the father of `engineered` babies

Sir Robert Edwards---the father of `engineered` babies

Last Updated: Friday, April 12, 2013, 10:26

A Nobel laureate, Sir Robert Geoffrey Edwards has been credited with bringing hope to the lives of millions of couples unable to conceive naturally, through IVF.

World Health Day 2013: Hypertension affects over 100 mn adults in India

World Health Day 2013: Hypertension affects over 100 mn adults in India

Last Updated: Sunday, April 07, 2013, 11:13

Prof Dr. Prabhakaran talked on the critical consequences of hypertension and how it is linked to heart attack and other chronic diseases.

Tuberculosis: 70% of cases occur in age group of 15-54 years

Tuberculosis: 70% of cases occur in age group of 15-54 years

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 21:24

World Tuberculosis Day, which is marked every year on March 24, commemorates Dr Robert Koch’s discovery of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the bacillus that causes tuberculosis (TB).

`Exams are not a reflection of your full potential`

`Exams are not a reflection of your full potential`

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 21:26

Shruti Saxena talks to Dr Gagandeep Kaur about how children can best deal with stress during exams.

World AIDS Day: HIV still a stigma?

World AIDS Day: HIV still a stigma?

Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 17:06

Despite all efforts, AIDS continues to be a word that generates more anxiety than awareness. Stigma and discrimination against those suffering from the disease remains a harsh reality.

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