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Working outside 9-to-5 shift? You are more likely to be overweight, face sleep issues

May 18, 2015

Working outside 9-to-5 shift? You are more likely to be overweight, face sleep issues

Employees who work shifts outside of a 9-to-5 schedule are more likely to be overweight, experience sleep problems, and are also at higher risk of developing metabolic disorders, such as diabetes, scientists have found. #NewsTracker #Sleep #Overweight #University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health #Marjory Givens #Survey of the Health of Wisconsin
Harvard University set to open international office in Mumbai this summer

Apr 02, 2015

Harvard University set to open international office in Mumbai this summer

The US' prestigious Harvard University is set to open its international offices in India, China and South Africa. #World #India #China #US #NewsTracker #Mumbai #South Africa #Harvard University #Public health #international office
Mulayam Singh has swine flu, and here's why he won't be treated at AIIMS

Mar 09, 2015

Mulayam Singh has swine flu, and here's why he won't be treated at AIIMS

Mulayam Singh Yadav was admitted to a private hospital and not even AIIMS in Delhi which is touted to be best medicare provider in the state sector. #HowThisWorks #India #Mulayam Singh Yadav #Public health #hospital
Photos: Obama, Modi make radio fashionable again with joint 'Mann Ki Baat' show

Jan 28, 2015

Photos: Obama, Modi make radio fashionable again with joint 'Mann Ki Baat' show

President Barack Obama and PM Narendra Modi hosted a 35-minute special broadcast of 'Mann Ki Baat', which marked the bonhomine between the two leaders and touched on issues like the girl child, public health and the personal experiences of the two leaders. #Social Issues #Barack Obama #Narendra Modi #ImagesOfTheDay #Girl child #Public health #Radio #Mann Ki Baat
Tenth patient tests positive for swine flu in Indore

Oct 31, 2014

Tenth patient tests positive for swine flu in Indore

With a 40-year-old woman testing positive for swine flu, the number of those infected with the H1N1 virus in the district has gone up to 10, a health official said today. #NewsTracker #Health #Indore #Public health #HealthMatters #Swine flu #H1N1 virus #H1N1 infection