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Mar 21, 2019
Deaths due to 'mystery fever' in Uttar Pradesh's Bareilly give Opposition ammunition ahead of Lok Sabha electionThis mystery fever in Uttar Pradesh is compelling ammunition for the Lok Sabha election, especially as it follows the deaths of several children at a Gorakhpur hospital last year.
Dec 27, 2018
Tamil Nadu woman given HIV-infected blood was dissuaded by Sivakasi officials from filing FIR: 'They should've given me poison instead'Preliminary inquiries revealed that donor is a 21-year-old from Sivakasi who donated blood on 30 Nov. According to a relative of the donor, they had no knowledge of his HIV status at that time and he had come along with a female relative who needed a blood transfusion.
Dec 20, 2018
Zika virus: US agency advises pregnant women not to travel to Rajasthan, likely to affect tourism in stateThe Center for Disease Control and Prevention in the United States has issued a warning to pregnant women against travelling to Rajasthan and surrounding states due to an outbreak of the Zika virus.
Oct 16, 2018
Zika virus in Rajasthan: 60 of 72 patients cured; 68 houses found to be mosquito breeding grounds finedSince the first Zika virus case was detected in Rajasthan, over 280 teams of the health department have been conducting surveys in the affected areas of the state.
Aug 20, 2018
For Kerala, rehabilitation likely the biggest challenge post floods, health issues another looming dangerDuring the Kerala floods, most of the people moved to relief camps are the poor who cannot afford the huge expense of clearing and sanitising their homes before returning to them.
Jun 30, 2018
Health officials injured after vendors attack team testing milk in Uttar Pradesh's MuzaffarnagarA mob attacked a team of health officials, which had collected milk samples from local vendors to test for purity, in Muzaffarnagar's Naya Gaon village, the police said on Saturday.
Dec 06, 2017
Max Hospital medical negligence row: Delhi Police transfers case to Crime Branch for detailed probeThe Delhi Police on Wednesday transferred the case of a premature baby being wrongly declared dead by Max Hospital to its Crime Branch for detailed probe, a senior official said.
Nov 26, 2017
Maharashtra govt to launch single window portal for information on medical tourismThe Maharashtra government is planning to launch a website on medical tourism in the state and provide necessary information about treatments and costs to foreign patients.
Sep 22, 2017
Swine flu death toll rises to 87 in Madhya Pradesh; 129 people being treated in hospitalsDeath toll due to swine flu in Madhya Pradesh stands at 87 in 83 days, even as 129 persons are being treated for the disease in different hospitals, officials said on Friday.
Aug 31, 2017
Odisha swine flu death toll rises to 32; over 329 people affected by H1N1 virus in 2017The swine flu death toll in Odisha increased to 32 with one more person succumbing to the H1N1 virus on Thursday, official sources said.