Jaundice outbreak: Himachal HC provides interim relief

It was reported media that Ashwani Khad water treatment station, which supplies water to one-third of Shimla's population, is highly contaminated.

More than 500 jaundice cases in Shimla

More than 500 cases of jaundice have been reported from this Himachal Pradesh capital in the past few weeks and their number has been increasing each day, doctors said on Wednesday.

Top five health benefits of radish!

Radish is a root crop vegetable and mostly consumed as salad.

Jaundice returns to haunt Cuttack civic body

Despite claims made by district administration and local civic body for last three months to check spread of jaundice in city, the waterborne disease again returned to haunt as at least 25 patients have tested positive to the disease here recently.

15 people affected by jaundice in Ganjam village

Jaundice has spread in some parts Ganjam district with the water-borne disease affecting at least 15 people in Samantiapalli village near Patrapur so far.

Orissa HC orders for panel to monitor jaundice

Orissa High Court has directed the state government to form a high-level committee under the chairmanship of the Chief Secretary to monitor the situation arising out of the spread of jaundice in the state.

Jaundice cases on the rise in Odisha: Official

Jaundice is fast spreading in Odisha with over 90 cases detected across the state in the past week, forcing authorities to step up preventive measures, a health official said Thursday.

Jaundice spreads to fresh areas in Cuttack city

More than 60 cases of jaundice have already been detected from various parts of the Cuttack city, a top district official said Monday.

Steps to contain jaundice in Odisha

With jaundice creating havoc in west Odisha city of Sambalpur, Berhampur Municipal Corporation has initiated steps to contain the spread of the disease.

HC issues notice to govt on jaundice outbreak

The Orissa High Court Monday issued notice to the state government asking it to furnish details showing as to what steps have been taken in due course to check the jaundice menace in Sambalpur district.

Odisha district takes measures to check water-borne diseases

With jaundice spreading in western Odisha town of Sambalpur, Koraput district administration has initiated precautionary measures to check possible outbreak of waterborne diseases.

Odisha jaundice toll jumps to 19

Two more deaths due to jaundice were confirmed in Odisha's Sambalpur town Friday, taking the toll from the water-borne disease to 19.

Patnaik announces measures as Odisha Jaundice cases rise

Chief minister Naveen Patnaik Wednesday announced a slew of measures following an outbreak of jaundice in Odisha's Sambalpur town where 17 people have died since May and 1,547 infected by the disease.

Jaundice cases rise to 1,547 in Odisha town

Twenty-four new cases of jaundice were confirmed Wednesday in Odisha`s Sambalpur town, pushing the total number of the waterborne disease in this district headquarters town to 1,547 since May.

Jaundice death toll rises to 17 in Odisha town

With the authorities confirming Sunday the death of one more patient, the toll from jaundice in Odisha's Sambalpur town since May has risen to 17.

Jaundice kills 13 in Odisha town

Jaundice has killed 13 people in Odisha's Sambalpur town and its adjoining area since May and infected nearly 1,100 others, an official said Monday.

Jaundice grips Sambalpur, water samples to be sent to Pune

With jaundice spreading in Sambalpur, Odisha's health department will send water samples to National Institute of Virology in Pune for laboratory test.

Herbal, dietary supplements may harm liver: Study

If you think that herbals and dietary supplements are better than conventional medications for your health, think again.

Smartphone app detects jaundice in newborns in minutes

 Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have developed a smartphone app that checks for jaundice in newborns and can deliver results to parents and pediatricians within minutes.

In Chhattisgarh, 81 people succumbed to jaundice, says govt

The Chhattisgarh government said in the assembly Wednesday that as many as 81 people succumbed to jaundice during the last one-and-half years in the state.