Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 10:50
Apollo Hospitals has announced the launch of clinical genomic tests from the Strand Center for Genomics and Personalised Medicine across its hospital network which will help doctors diagnose disease precisely and identify optimal treatment.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 19:34
Expressing concern over increase in the number of cancer patients in Kerala, Health Minister VS Sivakumar today said nearly 50,000 new cases are reported every year in the state.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 14:08
A study has asked for the popular handshake to be replaced by a new gesture as the practice is an dangerous as smoking in public - especially in hospitals.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 15, 2014, 13:27
More than 70 percent of healthcare in India is provided by corporate houses as a result of which poor people are not able to afford the high cost of medical care provided by private hospitals, health experts have said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 12:27
In a setback to poor patients, the Delhi High Court Monday exempted city`s four big private hospitals from the "mandatory obligation" to provide free treatment to certain percentage of poor patients.
Last Updated: Monday, January 13, 2014, 05:28
Jharkhand will have four out of the 58 proposed hospitals to be set up in the country, Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh said Sunday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 00:16
A "rarest of rare" surgery to separate nine-month-old conjoined Tanzanian male twins, Ericana & Eluidi commenced at Apollo Hospitals today.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 00:26
Remote presence robots are allowing physicians to "beam" themselves into a growing number of US hospitals to diagnose patients and offer medical advice during emergencies.