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Dec 14, 2017
1.56 crore abortions took place in India in 2015, half of all pregnancies unintended, says Lancet studyAn estimated 15.6 million abortions took place in India in 2015, with the majority of women taking pills at home without adequate counselling
Dec 14, 2017
Gujarat: What Surat can teach other Indian cities about public health managementSurat Municipal Corporation a pioneer in public health management in the country.
Dec 11, 2017
Gurugram child dies of dengue: Case of culpable homicide registered against Fortis hospital management, doctorsTwo FIRs, including of culpable homicide, have been registered against Gurugram's Fortis hospital management and doctors regarding the death of 7-year-old
Dec 09, 2017
Gujarat election: Despite good medical infrastructure, Dang district remains unhealthy; lack of jobs a major problemArray
Dec 01, 2017
World AIDS Day: Around 40 million people live with the virus today; key statistics you should knowClose to 40 million people live with virus today. UNAIDS put their number last year at 36.7 million. AIDS-related deaths have declined by almost 50 percent
Nov 22, 2017
Weight gain during pregnancy may help shorter women have healthy babiesThe data was analyzed and it was found that improving weight during pregnancy in short women may be beneficial for the birth weight of the offspring
Nov 12, 2017
Delhi air pollution: Citizens in national capital suffer but odd-even implementation uncertainty still onHours after the National Green Tribunal (NGT) gave conditional nod to the odd-even car rationing scheme in Delhi, the Aam Aadmi Party government on Saturday refused to implement the scheme from Monday and said it would file review petition.
Nov 11, 2017
Delhi air pollution updates: AAP says odd-even called off as women's safety cannot be compromisedThis week the air was the worst it's been all year in New Delhi, with microscopic particles that can affect breathing and health spiking to 75 times the level considered safe by the World Health Organisation.
Nov 10, 2017
Delhi air pollution levels stay at 'severe-plus' levels; people asked to avoid all outdoor physical activityThere was no decline in pollution levels in the Delhi-NCR region on Friday as major pollutants across all monitoring stations remained at "severe" level.
Nov 10, 2017
Delhi air pollution: Kejriwal opens 20 air monitoring stations, but Delhi won't breathe easy until data is put to good useOn Thursday, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal inaugurated 20 Continuous Ambient Air Quality Monitoring Stations.