Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 12:08
Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan has written to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee regarding neo-natal deaths in the state due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) and Japanese Encephalitis (JE) and offered help of the central government.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 19:58
With three more people dying due to Encephalitis since yesterday, the death toll in cases related to the mosquito-borne virus in the seven north Bengal districts rose to 105 today.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 19:02
A new study has revealed that individuals who have lost either of their parents during childhood, have 50 percent greater risk of mortality risks in their adulthood than those unexposed to parental death.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014, 14:28
In a ray of hope for patients infected with both HIV and Hepatitis C, researchers have found that a combination drug therapy cures chronic Hepatitis C in majority of such patients.
Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 12:01
A new study has revealed that the overall death rate has been cut to half among the people with AIDS living in the world`s rich countries and receiving care and antiretroviral therapy (ART), compared with a decade ago.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 15:17
The use of cholesterol-lowering statins may help prolong the lives of people with diabetic cardiovascular disease, says a new research.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 20:55
With six more infants dying in the Malda Medical College and Hospital here, the number of crib deaths went up to 21 in past five days, officials said today.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 17:33
Malaria toll continues to rise in Tripura with at least 67 people having died from the disease and many stricken ill within a month, a minister said here Sunday.