One of the leading causes of death worldwide, Tuberculosis is caused by bacteria that affect lungs and is curable and preventable.
24 Mar 2018 8:28 AM
Platypus milk contained a protein with rather unusual and protective antibacterial characteristics.
15 Mar 2018 4:31 PM
A WHO official said the govt removed most medical material from UN vehicles including surgical kits, insulin and dialysis equipment.
05 Mar 2018 7:52 PM
World Health Organisation issues warning, women are not being given enough time to give birth naturally.
19 Feb 2018 2:30 PM
We get celebrities to give their take on a current issue each week and lend their perspective to a much-discussed topic.
19 Feb 2018 12:24 AM
The sources said that malnutrition-related infant deaths in Palghar district came down to 38 this year from 93 last year.
28 Dec 2017 2:27 AM
Inclusion means health care workers and doctors can now diagnose someone with the condition.
27 Dec 2017 9:14 AM
The list was last updated 27 years ago, in 1990.
24 Dec 2017 1:46 PM
Illnesses are a severe risk and can shave off most of the hard-earned savings in low-income communities.
18 Dec 2017 2:01 AM
There are no plans to legalise cannabis as it would not address the harm to individuals and communities.
14 Dec 2017 6:33 PM
No wonder the “Gujarat club” draws comparisons with the “Kerala club”, when Kerala cadre babus held sway during the UPA regime!
03 Dec 2017 12:12 AM
There was no global reporting of this data before 2013.
29 Nov 2017 7:00 PM
India's leaders have been criticised for failing to tackle Delhi pollution, which experts say is wiping yrs off the lives of its citizens.
14 Nov 2017 5:31 PM
India ranks 11th in a list of 15 countries of the Asia-Pacific region, in a study done to evaluate various indicators of mental healthcare.
06 Nov 2017 4:02 AM
Mr Dey said the state government is not trying to suppress any information regarding dengue cases or deaths.
25 Oct 2017 2:59 AM
Britain, Canada and the US swiftly denounced any prospective role for Robert Mugabe.
23 Oct 2017 3:34 AM
As per a World Health Organisation report, injuries are the sixth leading cause of childhood mortality throughout the world.
21 Oct 2017 3:44 AM
Did you know that healthy living reduces depression? Or that children can suffer from mental health issues too? Read on to find out.
10 Oct 2017 4:03 PM
Dementia is a syndrome characterized by deterioration in memory, thinking, behavior and daily functioning.
08 Oct 2017 10:03 AM
Authorities briefly ordered MSF, ACF and Muslim Aid to stop providing aid to the Rohingya in 2012.
27 Sep 2017 3:26 AM