Anuradha Mascarenhas The Indian Express Group
Tuesday 26 February '13The drugs commonly used for knee osteoarthritis are the high-end glucosamine sulphate and celecoxib.
Friday 22 February '13They receive incentives for health interventions, and attend monthly meetings in PHCs.
Friday22 February '13Lancet researchers agree that specific needs of the children have perhaps been overlooked as they represent less than 2 per cent of the global cancer burden.
Wednesday20 February '13Dr Mubarak Khan, Associate Prof in ENT and consultant at Sushrut ENT Hospital, Talegaon Dabhade, has been invited to deliver a lecture on his techniques of cartilage tympanoplasty at International Oto...
Wednesday20 February '13A study shows that pregnant mothers exposed to high levels of pollution risk having underweight babies.
Wednesday20 February '13At least 10-12 children per 10,000 population will develop cancer in India annually. Out of 60,000 children afflicted with this disease
Wednesday20 February '13145 deaths in 6 weeks as H1N1 virus stays true to now-high, now-low pattern
Friday15 February '13Maharashtra''s efforts to strictly implement the Pre Conception and Pre Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PC-PNDT) Act reportedly found appreciation in the Supreme Court on February 12 at the hearing of a ...
Friday15 February '13From 884 girls per 1,000 boys in 2011 to 934 girls per 1,000 boys in 2012; baffled activists cautious about calling it a welcome reversal yet.
Wednesday13 February '13How Feb 13, 2010 turned an IAS aspirant towards social service
Tuesday12 February '13A community-based study in Kerala has found that the state leads in non-communicable diseases (NCD) and its associated risk factors
Sunday10 February '13An organisation in Ahmednagar has helped rehabilitate women and children who find themselves on the fringes of society
Saturday9 February '13The health authorities have stated that the virus has now become endemic.
Tuesday5 February '13With the district showing a positive trend in reversing the child sex ratio in the age group of 0-6 years from April to December 2012, health officials in Ahmednagar are now taking up the cause of sav...
Tuesday5 February '13Global expert on biosafety Dr D T Mourya takes over as institute director
Tuesday5 February '13Barely a week after Tejas turned three on April 18 last year, he was diagnosed with blood cancer.
Friday1 February '13Xpert, the quick test for tuberculosis already endorsed by WHO, has been found accurate for TB including drug-resistant strains, according to a new study publsihed in The Cochrane Library
Thursday31 January '13Increase in accidents on Mumbai-Pune expressway and highways prompted health department to start the initiative
Tuesday29 January '13At least 50 instant deaths in last 6 months due to head-on collisions
Friday25 January '13Hives of the wild rock bee are no longer burnt by beekeepers in Melghat, who have learnt scientific techniques and are extracting enough to export
Friday25 January '13Encouraged by CBRTI director M T Wakode, Vivek, 28, applied for a credit-linked subsidy scheme under the Prime Minister''s Employment Generation Programme.
Thursday24 January '13Yerawada Jail officials have categorically said Santosh Mane, the ST bus driver whose reckless driving killed nine persons, was mentally fit.
Thursday24 January '13At the Regional Mental Hospital in Yerawada where Mane was initially sent for a 10-day observation, Superintendent Vilas Bhailume told The Indian Express that he was not sent back later to the hospita...
Thursday24 January '13Study finds lopsided pattern in developing countries where population has gained weight
Wednesday23 January '13Vrukshayurveda 2013, an exhibition of medicinal plants with a lecture series, will be held from January 25-27 at Indradhanush hall near Mhatre bridge.