Last Updated: Sunday, December 01, 2013, 19:52
Women have a slightly lower chance of falling sick compared to men, but they lose more days at work from being ill, a new study on Indian healthcare system by Global Development Network says.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 15:02
Diseases like malaria and jaundice have claimed 20 lives since last week in Longding district of Arunachal Pradesh, an official report said today.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 05, 2013, 19:42
There are a large number of problems in India associated with women and child health, so their healthcare should be a priority for the government, the NHRC`s chairperson said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 27, 2013, 21:42
The Indian healthcare sector will need a total capital investment of Rs 1,62,500 crore to provide accessible and affordable healthcare during the 12th Plan period, says a report.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 19:48
Indian private healthcare providers and medical devices manufacturers have come together to form an industry body, NATHEALTH to collectively face multiple issues facing the sector.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 13, 2013, 22:18
Do you find it frustrating tearing open small ketchup sachets or other air-tight plastic packets? IIT-Roorkee is embarking on an innovative packaging technique that will not only tear easily but be bio-degradable.
Last Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013, 09:42
The World Health Organization and campaigners launched a drive Friday to try to wipe out mercury in medical thermometers, a day after nations signed a UN treaty to control the toxic liquid metal.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 26, 2013, 21:04
A recent study has revealed ten health care innovations whose application in low-resource countries can save lives of some 1.2 million mothers and newly-born children in 2015.