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Hitchhiking with a wheelchair in war-torn Yemen

Eissa lost the use of his legs in an accident as a toddler and said the war means the number of disabled people is growing.

Jan 24, 2019, 19:52 PM IST

Why good home-care health system is needed in rural areas

Anil K. Rajvanshi/IANS

Apr 04, 2017, 10:29 AM IST

Uganda sued in landmark medical `brain drain` case

 Raymond Mwesiga`s "darling kid sister" had much to live for, but when she needed medical help after a car crash, Uganda`s overstretched health system fatally failed her.

Jan 27, 2015, 08:49 AM IST

Argentina to strengthen health system to deal with Ebola

 The Argentina will strengthen its health care system to deal with possible cases of Ebola, Deputy Health Minister Jaime Lazovsk said Thursday.

Oct 10, 2014, 07:33 AM IST

Govt to overhaul health system

The government is working to overhaul the health system with an aim to advance the universal health coverage and focus on social indicators of health care.

Jun 23, 2014, 19:05 PM IST