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Feb 02, 2017
Sachin Tendulkar hails setting up of sports medicine centres in Kerala; says it augurs well for athletesCricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday lauded efforts of Aster DM Healthcare to invest and develop sports medicine centres in their two facilities in Kerala
Jan 25, 2017
Incentivise private sector health care in Budget for greater penetration in the countryThe government must consider incentivising various health services and initiatives in the private sector so that we can plough back money and invest in more resources and infrastructure
Jan 23, 2017
Bedaquiline: What you should know about TB drug to which patients may now have accessThe government on Friday told the Delhi High Court that it will provide a new medicine against tuberculosis called bedaquiline to a Mumbai-based doctor.
Jan 03, 2017
Around 1,000 Mohalla clinics remain a mirage for Delhi with govt, L-G and MCD at loggerheadsEven as the 31 March deadline approaches, the Delhi health department got busy in filing replies to the queries on its flagship project of setting up of 1,000 Mohalla clinics
Dec 01, 2016
Delhi HC sets aside Centre's ban on 344 fixed dose combination medicinesDefending its stand, the Centre had argued that the FDC medicines are "new drugs" and thus, require licence from Drugs Controller General for sale and manufacture.
Dec 01, 2016
World AIDS Day: Surprise monkey study could lead to 'functional' cure for HIVA surprising monkey study may have a possible functional cure for HIV that works without ART
Dec 01, 2016
World AIDS Day: Beyond condoms, India must protect generic drug industryIndia's war against HIV/AIDS shouldn't be limited to just awareness, but also with big pharma companies trying to overtake its generic drug industry, which is the only source of inexpensive medicine against the dreaded virus and diseases caused by it
Nov 28, 2016
Demonetisation decision could worsen the country's public health crisisA spate of deaths due to hospitals refusing to accept invalid currency notes has come to attention after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement invalidating 86% of India’s currency on November 8, 2016.
Nov 22, 2016
Babies exposed to Zika developed microcephaly after birth - study | ReutersBy Julie Steenhuysen | CHICAGO CHICAGO Thirteen babies in Brazil born with normal head circumference have been diagnosed with congenital Zika syndrome, with brain scans showing extensive malformations, inflammation and reduced brain volume, researchers reported on Tuesday.Of the 13 infants, 11 gradually developed the birth defect microcephaly, or abnormally small head size, in the months following birth.The findings raise new concerns about the hidden effects of pre-natal exposure to the mosquito-borne Zika virus, which has been shown to cause birth defects when women become infected during pregnancy. On Friday, the World Health Organization declared the global Zika emergency over because the link between Zika and microcephaly has been confirmed. WHO intends to continue studying Zika as a serious infectious disease that will require years of research.
Nov 16, 2016
New superparamagnetic crystals to manage future drug delivery inside human bodyResearchers have developed new superparamagnetic crystals that could zip down drugs around your body, revolutionising drug delivery to tumours and other sites in the body that need to be targeted precisely