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IMA issues guidelines on the use of painkillers

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.

61 new cases of swine flu reported in Delhi

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.

Politicians should also declare their health status: IMA

Indian Medical Association on Tuesday called upon politicians to declare their health status like they declare their financial assets with Delhi scheduled to go for assembly polls on February 7.

IMA to open 1,700 adolescent clinics

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) will open 1,700 adolescent clinics in the country to educate the girl child on lifestyle and on reproductive and mental health.

IMA releases white paper on Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever

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.

Everyday steps can help fight obesity: IMA

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).

Minor fever with breathlessness can be swine flu: IMA

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) Friday issued a set of guidelines to tackle swine flu and urged citizens not to neglect minor cases of fever with breathlessness.

Pillai and Aggarwal sworn-in as IMA President and Secretary

Two Padma Shri awardeees, Dr A Marthanda Pillai and Dr KK Aggarwal were today sworn in as Indian Medical Association's (IMA) President and Secretary General respectively.

IMA in Kerala to draw up plan to tackle viral diseases

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.

CBI unearths major recruitment scam in IMA, books 3 Lt Cols

Unearthing a major recruitment scam in the Indian Military Academy here, the CBI has booked three serving Lieutenant Colonels in connection with the case.

615 cadets pass out from IMA to become Army officers

615 cadets passed out after successfully completing a rigorous training course to join the Indian Army as officers.

SC refuses to stay IMA doctors` strike, issues notice

Medical services across the country are likely to be hit on Monday as doctors affiliated to the IMA will go on a daylong nationwide strike.

Don’t silence ‘messenger’ Aamir Khan: Medical bodies to IMA

There seem to be differences of opinion between various medical bodies from the medical fraternity in the country.

Lack of brickbats would have surprised me: Unapologetic Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan says he would have been extremely surprised if he didn`t receive brickbats for the issues he highlights on his debut TV show ‘Satyamev Jayate’.

IMA slams govt on proposed medical course

Indian Medical Association, the
apex body of doctors, has slammed the government`s
move to
endorse rural medicine short-term course.

Maj Gen Manvender takes over as commandant of IMA

Maj Gen Manvender Singh on Friday took
over as the commandant of the Indian Military Academy (IMA).

President to attend passing out parade at IMA

President Pratibha Patil will attend the passing out parade of 546 Gentlemen Cadets at the prestigious Indian Military Academy here Saturday.

Jharkhand: IMA to agitate if docs not regularised

Vowing to resort to agitation
if the state government failed to regularise doctors,
recruited on contract, in the stipulated time frame, the
Indian Medical Association (IMA), Jharkhand demanded
the demand be met at the earliest.

Initiate democratic election process for MCI: IMA

The one-year extension given to the
Board of Governors, which was constituted to take over the
regulatory responsibilities of now-dissolved Medical Council
of India (MCI), has caused displeasure among members of IMA.

IMA demands CBI probe into UP CMO murder case

The state unit of Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Friday raised the demand for the CBI probe into the murder of Chief Medical Officer(CMO) BP Singh.