Physical activity is a core preventive health measure that enhances human capital and sustainable development. It should be embraced by all.
17 Jan 2019 1:01 AM
WHO has spent years looking into the addictive nature of video games, put “gaming disorder.”
11 Jan 2019 11:05 AM
WHO emergencies chief Dr. Peter Salama late Thursday called it 'a sad toll'.
30 Nov 2018 9:01 AM
Six cases were reported in children aged between 2 and 17 and one case was in a pregnant woman.
23 Nov 2018 8:31 PM
To showcase the ill effects of air pollution, an installation depicting human lungs was unveiled at a city hospital Saturday.
03 Nov 2018 9:11 PM
The virus, transmitted through the aedes aegypti mosquito, causes fever, skin rashes, conjunctivitis, muscle and joint pain.
21 Oct 2018 7:24 PM
Rajasthan health dept has formed 5-member committee to investigate, examine and track Zika virus disease.
20 Oct 2018 8:29 PM
In India, five out of every 1,000 individuals aged between 15 and 19 do not report or have their heart disease diagnosed.
29 Sep 2018 8:51 AM
'Even more heartening is fourfold decline in gender gap in survival of girl child over last 5 years,' UNICEF India said.
18 Sep 2018 9:34 AM
Healthcare has now become a critical leverage point where government action could have the maximum impact.
21 Aug 2018 12:23 AM
A group of researchers have proposed a slew of measures to overcome the issue that includes applying monetary charges on excess emissions.
13 Aug 2018 8:28 PM
Compulsive sexual behaviour disorder is persistent pattern of failure to control intense, repetitive sexual impulses.
07 Jul 2018 8:42 AM
We take a look at 4 otherwise innocent looking food items that can cause cancer
29 Jun 2018 4:30 PM
According to WHO said the total number of deaths from the disease has risen to 790 since it was first diagnosed in humans in 2012.
19 Jun 2018 8:40 AM
WHO hopes that inclusion of gaming disorder in the classification will stimulate debate as well as further research.
18 Jun 2018 4:39 PM
So far, 52 confirmed, likely or suspected cases of the deadly virus have been registered in DRC, including 22 deaths.
25 May 2018 9:17 PM
Ebola spreads through contact with bodily fluids and is both highly infectious and extremely lethal.
25 May 2018 4:27 PM
The nurse's death brings the toll to 27, with 49 cases of hemorrhagic fever, of which 22 have been confirmed as Ebola.
22 May 2018 3:06 PM
The strategy to eliminate trans fats, dubbed REPLACE, calls for a broad awareness and advocacy campaign as well as legislative action.
14 May 2018 8:51 PM
So far, 21 people have been reported to have hemorrhagic fever – a symptom of Ebola – of whom 17 have died.
12 May 2018 10:34 AM