The report, however, warns that the world is still far from eliminating measles.
27 Oct 2017 8:31 AM
As per WHO estimates, nearly five crore Indians are suffering from depression and over 300 million people are living with it globally.
10 Oct 2017 8:28 AM
The crucial issue is what can be done to better the quality of life of those affected by mental health problems.
09 Oct 2017 1:21 AM
According to researchers, patients are beginning to develop growing resistance to drugs which could jeopardise progress in modern medicine.
20 Sep 2017 2:18 PM
A WHO survey states that nearly 1 in 10 people fall ill every year from eating contaminated food.
10 Jul 2017 12:43 AM
The survey was conducted Thursday morning by nearly 20 road safety experts.
09 Jun 2017 2:10 AM
The theme for World No Tobacco Day 2017 is “Tobacco — a threat to development.”
29 May 2017 12:47 AM
Depressive disorders are now also the second largest contributor to disability adjusted life years (DALYs).
08 Apr 2017 1:36 AM
India aims to reduce TB mortality by 90 per cent by 2035.
14 Mar 2017 1:48 AM
In recent years a number of websites providing “unbalanced, misleading, and alarming” vaccine safety information have been established.
02 Mar 2017 9:10 PM
Moreover, air pollution varies not only with population density, but also with regional differences, says a Nasa study.
28 Feb 2017 7:36 AM
Following opposition from faculty members, the proposal to revise user charges has been put on hold, an AIIMS official said.
25 Feb 2017 6:50 AM
Depression is more common among females (5.1%) than males (3.6%).
24 Feb 2017 5:40 AM
Bidis are the most commonly used tobacco product in India, accounting for 64 per cent of all tobacco consumption.
17 Feb 2017 3:32 AM
Why some say the way we grow rice, could be bad.
16 Feb 2017 2:53 AM
The network has nine countries which are India, Bangladesh, A Cote d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, Malawi, Nigeria, Tanzania and Uganda.
15 Feb 2017 10:11 AM
The nationwide, pre-school and school-based deworming effort will be observed across India on February 10 to deworm all children.
10 Feb 2017 2:59 AM
India introduced IPV as part of global polio endgame strategy.
13 Jan 2017 1:44 AM
The vaccine, called rVSV-ZEBOV, was studied in a trial involving 11,841 people in Guinea during 2015.
23 Dec 2016 3:53 AM
Disability is a public health, a human right and development issue.
22 Dec 2016 2:46 AM