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To plug gaps in drug sales, government plans e-platform

The decision has been taken following representations regarding the need for regulating sale of drugs in an efficient manner.

18 Mar 2017 12:48 AM

Patient-centric health policy unveiled by govt

The policy also intends to empower patients by setting up tribunals.

17 Mar 2017 1:36 AM

Government stores sell substandard drugs: Report

It cited a need for government procurement agencies to revisit their procurement guidelines.

16 Mar 2017 2:19 AM

Common counselling for medicos

Practice of filing multiple forms for different institutes ends.

15 Mar 2017 3:45 AM

Cinnamon in market could be fake: FSSAI

Contrary to belief that it may be spreading cancer due to high content of coumarin in cassia, it is found to be safe.

15 Mar 2017 3:32 AM

Diabetes raises risk of cancer death in Asians

Diabetes was associated with a 26 per cent increased risk of death from any cancer in Asians.

13 Mar 2017 12:58 AM

20 medical devices have to carry MRP

The prices of non-scheduled formulations are monitored by the government.

11 Mar 2017 1:15 AM

Prices of 15 drugs set to be slashed

The NPPA had recently announced major price cuts for cancer drugs, up to 86 per cent in some cases.

10 Mar 2017 12:55 AM

Sarpanch who beat odds to win PM’s salute on Women’s Day

Along with Uttara Thakur, nine other women from different parts of the country will be felicitated by PM at a function in Gujarat.

08 Mar 2017 1:38 AM

Soon, doctors to access your case files online

Health ministry plans to link hospitals across India; invites bids to develop software.

05 Mar 2017 6:40 AM