Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 22:05
Maharashtra government and UNICEF on Monday launched a fortnight-long awareness campaign to mobilise communities, health personnel and political leaders towards prevention of diarrhoea.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 07, 2014, 19:05
An emergency blood delivery service with the promise of delivering within an hour will be launched across Maharashtra Tuesday, officials said here.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 21, 2013, 16:33
A mega-health camp, in which over 150,000 people simultaneously underwent a medical check-up at a cricket stadium, has entered the Guinness Records, an organiser said here Saturday.
Last Updated: Monday, July 15, 2013, 14:12
A woman`s most private item of personal hygiene, the sanitary pad, is at the centre of a raging open controversy in Pune, Maharshtra`s cultural and academic capital, for the past few months.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 06, 2013, 00:19
Maharashtra government`s ambitious `Blood on Call` scheme, which will ensure that blood is delivered to the needy within 30 minutes of making a call to number 106, will be rolled out in Mumbai and four other districts from August 15.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 08, 2013, 00:13
The Maharashtra government will partner the UK for strengthening and upgrading health infrastructure in the state`s urban areas, state Health Minister Suresh Shetty said today.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 02, 2013, 17:48
To fight cancer effectively, the Maharashtra government will set up day care chemotherapy centres in rural parts of the state, Health Minister Suresh Shetty today told the state Legislative Council.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 17, 2012, 10:22
According to officials in the health department, 762 persons tested positive from January to September 2012 for the disease.