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 Donald Trump reaches out to lawmakers on healthcare as another says ''no''

Donald Trump reaches out to lawmakers on healthcare as another says ''no''

Five Republican senators have announced they will not support the bill, which is designed to repeal and replace Obamacare, in its current form.

Is this why people often go against medical advice? Study reveals all!

Is this why people often go against medical advice? Study reveals all!

The findings may help healthcare providers address this growing problem.

India to join hands with WHO to build resilient health systems: Study

India to join hands with WHO to build resilient health systems: Study

Ghebreyesus, a former Ethiopian minister of health, was elected as the next DG of the World Health Organisation yesterday and he became the first non-medical doctor and the first African tapped to lead the UN health agency.

Telecom sector disappointed with 18% GST rates

The telecom industry, expressing its disappointment over the 18 percent Goods and Services Tax (GST) rates, on Friday said it will further stress the already bleeding balance sheet of the sector.

GST rates for services finalised: Education, healthcare to be exempted; telecom, financial services to attract 18% tax

GST rates for services finalised: Education, healthcare to be exempted; telecom, financial services to attract 18% tax

The GST Council finalised four tax rates of 5, 12, 18 and 28 percent to apply on services including telecom, insurance, hotels and restaurants under the biggest tax reform since the Independence.

India ranks 154th out of 195 countries on healthcare index, lags behind Bangladesh & Sri Lanka

India ranks 154th out of 195 countries on healthcare index, lags behind Bangladesh & Sri Lanka

India came at 154th position in the ranking of healthcare quality in 195 countries, whereas some countries like South Korea, Peru and China have seen greatest improvements in healthcare access and quality since 1990.

Ransomware attacks: What makes healthcare most vulnerable

Ransomware attacks: What makes healthcare most vulnerable

The NHS cyber-attack should be treated as a wake-up call for organisations around the world, particularly, the health sector. 

NHS cyber-attack: Patients asked to use services 'wisely'

NHS cyber-attack: Patients asked to use services 'wisely'

The ransomeware, which locked files and demanded payment to allow access, has infected 200,000 machines in 150 countries since Friday

Nurses crucial for cost-effective, good quality healthcare: Pranab Mukherjee

Nurses crucial for cost-effective, good quality healthcare: Pranab Mukherjee

 President Pranab Mukherjee was speaking at Rashtrapati Bhavan after presenting the National Florence Nightingale Awards to nursing personnel on the occasion of International Nurses Day.

#InternationalNursesDay: Reasons why we should show gratitude to nurses

#InternationalNursesDay: Reasons why we should show gratitude to nurses

Being a nurse needs a lot of commitment and dedication to the job, and that's one reason why not everyone is capable of taking up the profession althouhg it's one of the most demanding careers in the world.

Govt aims at providing universal health cover for all citizens: JP Nadda

Govt aims at providing universal health cover for all citizens: JP Nadda

JP Nadda said the government aim is to take healthcare including free drugs and diagnostics and other benefits under various government schemes in an assured manner to all so that nobody is deprived of health facilities.

Make preventive healthcare a priority to lead a wholesome life

Make preventive healthcare a priority to lead a wholesome life

However, the "Wellness in India Survey 2017" conducted by drug company Himalaya and market research firm IMRB revealed that 68 per cent of urban citizens do not practice preventive healthcare measures. 

More reasons to play Pokemon Go: Study says game makes users happier and friendlier!

More reasons to play Pokemon Go: Study says game makes users happier and friendlier!

The large pool of players presented an opportunity to capture the effects of augmented reality games.

Global health system transparency index places India second from bottom

Global health system transparency index places India second from bottom

Health system transparency of the 32 countries were compared while the study mapped 27 indicators across six dimensions of transparency to provide an individual score for each country.

Does the healthcare bill defeat really disappoint Donald Trump or is it just a gimmick?

Does the healthcare bill defeat really disappoint Donald Trump or is it just a gimmick?

The question that arises at this point of time is whether this defeat has really shattered Mr.Trump or is it just a political gimmick.

National Health Policy 2017: All you need to know

National Health Policy 2017: All you need to know

It seeks to provide and deliver healthcare services, particualarly to underprivileged and socially vulnerable groups of people in the country.

National Health Policy: Cabinet nod a huge milestone in history of health sector in country, says JP Nadda

National Health Policy: Cabinet nod a huge milestone in history of health sector in country, says JP Nadda

We will develop standards if treatment is not done properly then tribunals will be set up to take the matter,” Nadda said in the Lok Sabha.

Cabinet approves National Health Policy aimed at affordable healthcare for everyone

Cabinet approves National Health Policy aimed at affordable healthcare for everyone

Government sources said the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave its nod to the policy which has been pending for the last two years.

High Court asks DAE to provide health guidelines for scientists

High Court asks DAE to provide health guidelines for scientists

A division bench of Chief Justice Manjula Chellur and Justice G S Kulkarni was hearing a public interest litigation filed by RTI activist Chetan Kothari seeking formation of a special investigating team (SIT) to probe the deaths of several nuclear scientists.

Over 68 percent Indians don not practice preventive healthcare, says study

Over 68 percent Indians don not practice preventive healthcare, says study

The first survey to understand wellness trends in India revealed that less than a third urban Indians take steps to proactively adopt preventive wellness.