Indian Medical Association (IMA) Thursday asked people to desist from using common painkillers like Aspirin and Paracetamol for pain and fever management saying they could cause more harm than good if taken without medical supervision.
At least 61 new cases of swine flu were Tuesday reported from different parts of the Delhi even as the Union Health Ministry reviewed the situation arising out of the spread of H1N1 influenza in the city.
The Indian Medical Association (IMA) today sought to inform the public about preventive measures to counter Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) after tests confirmed that a patient who recently died at AIIMS here had contracted the disease.
Taking the elevator from the first floor instead of the ground floor, using land phones at home instead of mobiles, and trying to use less of the remote control while watching television were some of the ways to fight obesity, according to the Indian Medical Association (IMA).
In view of growing concern over Ebola virus, which has claimed over 4,000 lives worldwide, Indian Medical Association here is working on a training and awareness programme for its members on tackling outbreak of various viral diseases.