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Acid attacks: How can they be stopped – Dr. Anup Dhir Senior Consultant Plastic...

New Delhi, December 29, 2017: Acid attacks are very rarely deadly, but victims may be left scarred, blinded, otherwise disabled and heavily traumatized. Throwing acid is often done with the malicious intention to make the victim suffer and cause...

Maternity Benefits Under Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana

New Delhi, December 29, 2017: The maternity benefits under Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY) are available to all Pregnant Women & Lactating Mothers (PW&LM) except those in regular employment with the Central Government or State Government or Public...

Dr Reddy’s Laboratories announces Senior leadership changes

Hyderabad, April 01, 2018: Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Limited on Thursday announced a change in the makeup of its senior leadership team. Following a 15-year career with the company, Mr Abhijit Mukherjee, Chief Operating Officer, will retire on March 31, 2018. Mr....

Type 2 diabetes is not for life A recent study done by Newcastle University

Almost half of the patients with Type 2 diabetes supported by their GPs on a weight loss programme were able to reverse their diabetes in a year, a study has found New Delhi, December 07, 2017: The study led by...

President of India will inaugurate a national conference on TB and allied diseases

New Delhi February 24, 2014:- The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the National Conference on TB and Allied Diseases (NATCON) at Rashtrapati Bhavan Auditorium on (February 23, 2014). Speaking on the occasion, the President said that global TB control...

Road Map for Radiological/ Nuclear Emergencies Prepared by Health Ministry

New Delhi  December 18, 2013: The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has prepared a road map for Radiological/ Nuclear Emergencies in consultation with National Disaster Management Authority and Department of Atomic Energy. The hospital infrastructure strengthening and training...

Preferred Proponent Selected for Residuals Treatment Facility Includes Synagro

Hartland Resource Management Group Will Design, Build, Finance, Operate and Maintain Capital Regional District Facility. Baltimore, December 20, 2017: Synagro, the preeminent provider of biosolids and residuals solutions services in the United States since 1986, has announced today that it is...

Organ donation should be a national movement: Vice President

New Delhi, January 18, 2018:The Vice President of India, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu has called upon the people of the country to turn Organ Donation into a National Level Mass Movement. He also asked people leaving the country for...

LGBT issues get negligible coverage under sexual and reproductive health and rights: survey love...

Little empahsis on sexual and reproductive health and rights:survey love matters Only 2% coverage received on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Pertinent issues such as LGBT, reproductive, legislation and law enforcement receives negligible traction  New Delhi, December 07, 2017:Love...

Awareness about breastfeeding among women

New Delhi, January 08, 2018: According to National Family Health Survey 4 (2015-16), 41.6 percent of children in the country under age 3 years were breastfed within one hour of birth. State/UT wise details are given below: Children under age 3...