In the wake of medicos at Lok Nayak hospital contracting swine flu, Delhi government Friday directed all the 25 designated hospitals to strictly adhere to the Standard Universal Precautions while dealing with H1N1 influenza patients.
Acknowledging that maternal mortality rate in Odisha is quite higher against national average due to unsafe abortions, the state government has decided to set up more maternal termination of pregnancy centres (MTPs) by 2017.
A group of scientists has identified a biological clock that could help predict how long we live, according to a study.
Washington: US President Barack Obama is calling for an investment to move away from one-size-fits-all- medicine, toward an approach that tailors treatment to a patient's genes.
Eight persons have succumbed to swine flu in Haryana so far out of the 47 patients who have tested positive to the H1N1 virus, state health officials said Friday.
Twenty-five people have succumbed to swine flu and related complications in Telangana this month, the state government said here Friday.
A toxin in litchi fruits may be linked to a mysterious and sometimes fatal brain disease that has afflicted children in Muzaffarpur, Bihar, and neighbouring districts since 1995, US researchers claim.
Concerned over the increasing number of swine flu deaths in the state, the Rajasthan government has decided to set up separate out-patient departments (OPD) in government hospitals for patients with symptoms of the disease.
A new research has found the brain circuit responsible for making us feel addicted to sugar and overeating.
At least 36 people died of tuberculosis in Mizoram during 2014, Health and Family Welfare department today said.
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