Medical treatment

In Goa, no ID proof equates to no medical treatment

In Goa, no ID proof equates to no medical treatment

In Goa, no identification proof equates to no medical treatment in hospitals, all thanks to the state's new policy. 

Oct 28, 2017, 15:50 PM IST
With no morphine, 25 million die in pain each year: Report

With no morphine, 25 million die in pain each year: Report

Of the 172 countries studied, 25 had essentially no morphine, while a further 15 had enough to meet less than one per cent of pain relief requirements.

Oct 15, 2017, 18:36 PM IST
Nano medicine society launched, will slash treatment cost

Nano medicine society launched, will slash treatment cost

ISNM is an initiative which will bring several Indian nano technology researchers together and use it for slashing high cost of medicines, provide customised treatment and improve diagnostics.

Nov 24, 2016, 22:06 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif to fly to London for medical treatment

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is expected to leave for London on Wednesday for a medical treatment he says he had been putting off due to official work.

Apr 12, 2016, 16:10 PM IST
Maldives ready to extend Mohamed​ Nasheed`s prison leave

Maldives ready to extend Mohamed​ Nasheed`s prison leave

The Maldives said Friday it could extend the prison leave granted to former president Mohamed Nasheed to go to London for medical treatment after he hinted at delaying his return.

Jan 29, 2016, 13:49 PM IST

New York embarks on medical marijuana use Thursday

 Marijuana as a form of medical treatment Thursday, becoming the 23rd US state to do so as the taboo surrounding its legalized medicinal use starts to shift.

Jan 06, 2016, 07:20 AM IST

Watch: 8th standard drop-out gives medical treatment to people of UP

Watch how 8th class pass-out, Mohit Negi treats people in a community health center in Muzzafar Nagar in UP.

Sep 15, 2015, 22:01 PM IST

'Unwanted' side effects of cannabis separated

 In a major step towards safe cannabis-based therapies that do not cause alterations in mood, perception or memory, a method has been found to separate the medical benefits of cannabis from its unwanted side effects.

Jul 11, 2015, 16:06 PM IST

Delhi doctors on strike, risking numerous lives: Is this ethical?

Doctors, who are vested with the responsibility to aid people and treat them, are looked upon as gods by those in need. But is it justified for them to go on strikes and risk lives of people?

Jun 22, 2015, 21:40 PM IST

Syria accuses Israel of treating Al Qaeda-linked militants

 Syria accused Israel of providing medical treatment for the wounded militants of the Al Qaeda-linked Nusra Front in its hospitals, media reported on Sunday.

Jun 21, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

Rolls Royces, movies: private India hospitals go luxe for growth

"The fact that you actually come for surgery or medical treatment would be an incidental part of the experience," ABV Group Chief Executive Advet Bhambhani told Reuters.

May 28, 2015, 10:33 AM IST

Beware! Bothersome bronchitis can lead you to serious illness

A new study has revealed that if not taken care then bronchitis lead to more serious conditions such as pneumonia which requires medical treatment.

May 18, 2015, 21:01 PM IST
SC orders private hospitals to provide free treatment, corrective surgery to acid attack victims

SC orders private hospitals to provide free treatment, corrective surgery to acid attack victims

In a far reaching judgement, the Supreme Court on Friday ordered private hospitals across the country to provide immediate and free treatment to acid attack victims.

Apr 10, 2015, 16:14 PM IST

Assam moots free medical treatment for poor

 Assam plans to launch a healthcare policy that will provide free treatment and medicine to below poverty line (BPL) families, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said on Thursday.

Dec 04, 2014, 19:59 PM IST

Released US soldier Bergdahl in `good` condition: Officials

The American soldier released Saturday by the Taliban after nearly five years in captivity is in "good" condition and is undergoing medical treatment at Bagram Air Field in Afghanistan, officials said.

Jun 01, 2014, 01:40 AM IST

Proud to be Indian, says Michael Ferreira

Former world billiards champion Michael Ferreira on Monday presented himself to the EOW of Mumbai police in connection with the investigation into a complaint relating to direct selling company QNET.

Jan 27, 2014, 18:48 PM IST

Amanda Bynes advised against joining fashion school

Amanda Bynes, who has undergone psychiatric treatment recently, has been advised against enrolling at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM) in California.

Dec 07, 2013, 16:16 PM IST

Five lions back in Gir forest after medical treatment

Five lions, including two cubs, were released back into the wild by forest officials near Kotamba in Amreli district, after treating them for various diseases.

Nov 10, 2013, 19:37 PM IST

Madras HC orders medical treatment for undertrial

Madras High Court on Wednesday directed authorities to provide medical treatment to an undertrial, who has been kept in a separate prison bloc after he allegedly misbehaved with other inmates.

Oct 30, 2013, 17:37 PM IST

Three-year-old `cured` of HIV remains free of virus

A three-year-old US girl who was given emergency treatment within 30 hours of being born with AIDS remains free from the deadly virus even after 18 months - the first time HIV has been put into remission in a child.

Oct 24, 2013, 17:41 PM IST