Union Budget gives major emphasis on increasing Ayush services, scientific research

New Delhi |Thursday, 2023 3:15:09 AM IST

The integration of the Ayush system in the National Health ecosystem has got a major boost in the Budget 2023-24 presented by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday.

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Healthcare industry gives 'mixed response', lauds proposal for new nursing colleges

New Delhi |Thursday, 2023 2:45:09 AM IST

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman while presenting the Union Budget 2023-24 in Parliament on Wednesday announced a major push for the healthcare sector. She announced the establishment of 157

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African swine fever vaccine to be distributed in Vietnam

Hanoi |Thursday, 2023 1:45:10 AM IST

The locally-made vaccine against African swine fever (ASF) is expected to be distributed nationwide this month in Vietnam, local media reported on Wednesday.

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'Investments made into millets development will yield great results'

Hyderabad |Thursday, 2023 1:15:10 AM IST

Healthy living is the key for a society or country to progress, and investments made by individuals or by the governments in this direction are expected to yield appreciable returns with time.

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CAQM revokes GRAP's Stage II curbs as AQI stays in moderate category

New Delhi |Thursday, 2023 3:15:09 AM IST

As the air quality of Delhi remained in the 'moderate' category for a second consecutive day with AQI at 164, the Commission for Air Quality Management (CAQM) on Wednesday lifted all Stage II measures

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FSSAI guidelines on incorporating millets as nutritional menu in canteens soon

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2023 3:15:09 AM IST

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Tuesday said that the FSSAI will soon formulate a guideline for schools, hospitals, government canteens etc, to incorporate millets, popularly known as 'wond

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New cases declining, can achieve target of Leprosy Mukt Bharat by 2027: Mandaviya

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2023 3:15:09 AM IST

India is making progress as new leprosy cases are declining year after year, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said in his video address at an event to observe the National Anti-Leprosy Day here

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Taaraka Ratna continues to be in critical state at B'luru hospital

Bengaluru |Tuesday, 2023 2:15:09 AM IST

Telugu actor and politician Nandamuri Taaraka Ratna continued to be in a critical state on ventilatory and other support in Bengaluru's Narayana Institute of Cardiac Sciences (Narayana Hrudayalaya) on

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Plastic bags found inside body of Delhi girl, says family

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2023 3:45:09 AM IST

Family members of a 15-year-old girl, who died two days after getting operated at a Delhi hospital, have alleged that her organs had been removed by hospital authorities.

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Delhi HC seeks AIIMS response in pleas seeking free treatment of diseases like DMD

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2023 4:15:10 AM IST

The Delhi High Court on Monday asked All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) to file an affidavit as it heard a bunch of pleas concerning the free treatment of children with rare diseases like

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Screening newborn babies for congenital hyperthyroidism is critical: Doctors

Bengaluru |Tuesday, 2023 1:15:09 AM IST

Doctors say that screening newborn babies for congenital hyperthyroidism (CH) is critical. Dr Yogesh Kumar Gupta, consultant-pediatrics, Fortis Hospital here, said that it is very important to screen

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Urgently address gaps in leprosy services, accelerate efforts towards zero infection: WHO

New Delhi |Monday, 2023 4:15:09 AM IST

The World Health Organisation on Sunday called on countries in the South-East Asia Region and globally to urgently address gaps in leprosy services, disrupted by the Covid-19 pandemic and to accelerat

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