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Rs 13,343 cr budget approved for vaccination of animals by Cabinet

The amount of Rs 2683 crore is proposed for the Financial Year 2019-20.

25 Jun 2019 8:20 PM

Europe hit with measles dilemma; close to 34,000 affected

More than 34,000 people across Europe caught measles in the first two months of 2019, with the vast cases in Ukraine, warned WHO.

07 May 2019 4:01 PM

Donald Trump demands Americans take their measles vaccination

US President Donald Trump on Friday urged Americans to protect themselves with the measles vaccination.

29 Apr 2019 12:31 PM

Measles making a comeback due to millions unvaccinated

UNICEF asserts on the need to get vaccinated for averting the spread of this dangerous but preventable disease.

25 Apr 2019 2:19 PM

The heroes of public healthcare in India

With women forging the way, here are some exceptional stories of community health workers, who work relentlessly for public healthcare.

07 Apr 2019 5:20 PM

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Virtual reality headsets reduce kid's needle phobia

Needle phobia and needle anxiety may even cause parents to delay scheduled visits with the doctor.

19 Jun 2018 2:45 PM

Sex bias kills 240,000 infant girls in India yearly: study

Gender-based discrimination towards girls doesn’t simply prevent them from being born, it may also cause the death of those who are born.

15 May 2018 8:49 PM

TB: Is tolerating better than eliminating?

The concept, referred to as "disease tolerance," provided an opportunity to develop new strategies that mitigate the results of infection.

14 May 2018 8:15 AM

Mass vaccinations can't prevent Ebola outbreaks

Ebola virus outbreak control depends on surveillance and the isolation of cases, according to the study.

11 May 2018 8:26 AM

Antibiotics consumption soars, fueling fears over superbugs

In Asia, consumption of antibiotics more than doubled in India, skyrocketed 79 percent in China and rose 65 percent in Pakistan.

28 Mar 2018 5:37 PM

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Vaccine attitude rises and falls with ideology: study

A person's ideology directly impacts who they trust.

28 Jan 2018 8:30 AM

How Facebook could stop a disease outbreak

Assuming there is an outbreak, and not enough vaccines for every person in the world.

03 Jan 2018 11:06 AM

Here's how you can ease your kid's vaccination pain

Researchers evaluated various pain behaviours such as facial activity (grimacing), leg activity (crunching of legs), crying.

15 Nov 2017 12:59 PM

Vet accidentally gives pup lethal injection

The insurer's of the centre where the incident happened confirmed in a letter that Molly's death was caused by 'an inadvertent injection'.

09 Nov 2017 6:51 PM

Good mood may boost efficacy of flu jabs: Study

Researchers from Nottingham University examined several psychological and behavioural factors that show how well vaccinations work.

26 Sep 2017 5:26 PM

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Here's what you need to know about swine influenza

We give a low-down on how to tackle swine influenza and pointers on its symptoms and detection.

19 Aug 2017 5:27 PM