Latest News on Respiratory Diseases
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Nov 03, 2018
As Delhi's air quality continues to remain 'very poor', hospitals struggle to deal with rising cases of respiratory diseasesWith Delhi's air quality remaining in the 'very poor' category, hospitals are facing a tough time dealing with rising cases of respiratory diseases.
Aug 03, 2018
Lung cancer no longer just smoker’s disease: Study shows 50% patients never held a cigarette, toxic air could be the causeAdenocarcinoma (AC) is the most common form of cancer amongst non-smokers and increasing levels of ambient PM 2.5 have been proven to be associated with increasing incidence of AC
Mar 04, 2018
As Shivraj Singh Chouhan calls for making health fundamental right, Panna's creaky health infrastructure awaits faceliftPanna, a region in Madhya Pradesh famous for its tiger reserve, has hugely inadequate health infrastructure. Locals hope politicians will heed their woes as elections approach.
Nov 16, 2017
Over half of Delhi's college students suffering from respiratory problems, reveals surveyA survey conducted by Fortis Healthcare has concluded that over half of the Delhi's college students are suffering from respiratory problems
Nov 15, 2017
India has grown healthy since 1990, but mother-child malnutrition and rise in lifestyle diseases are worryingWhile India is growing healthier, not every state and Union territory can be said to be growing healthy at the same pace, points out the India: Health of the Nation’s States
Nov 08, 2017
As Delhi air pollution reaches alarming levels, city hospitals witness surge in patients with respiratory problemsAs air pollution reached alarming levels in Delhi, major city hospitals witnessed a surge in the number of patients complaining of respiratory problems
Oct 11, 2017
Half-hearted ban on sale of crackers won't help: India needs sustained efforts to tackle air pollutionThe SC verdict banning the sale of firecrackers in Delhi/NCR is not only difficult to implement but also strange since it has not prohibited the bursting of firecrackers
May 22, 2017
Scientist have created a wearable device to monitor AsthmaScientists have managed to create a Fitbit-like wearable device which can monitor inflation of lungs during asthma which may prevent hospitalisation and death.
Feb 20, 2017
Air pollution is killing over a million Indians per year; here's how you can stay safeA recently report suggests that an average of two Indians are dying every minute as a direct consequence of air pollution. That’s a million deaths per year.
Mar 22, 2016
Hazardous haze: Over 64,000 patients hospitalised in northern ThailandAs many as 64,108 people were hospitalised because of haze in Thailand's northern provinces, while more patients are expected as a result of the air pollution