Friday 18 January '13Finally, parameters have been chalked out for the six-month training of MBBS doctors followed by a competency test to conduct ultrasound examination of patients, especially in obstetrics.
Wednesday 16 January '13Eminent social scientist, researcher and former editor of Kesari passes away after cardiac arrest
Wednesday16 January '13He is survived by wife Rohini, son Sanjeev and daughter Sushma.
Wednesday16 January '13At India''s first Pneumonia Congress organised by the Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP), pediatricians across the country emphasised on simple preventive measures such as breastfeeding for first six ...
Wednesday16 January '13Doctors advise thorough testing and a complete diagnosis before opting for angiograms and angioplasty
Tuesday15 January '1345 maternal deaths in 9 months; pregnancy-induced hypertension major cause.
Saturday12 January '13Last year, Dr Ali Poonawalla cycled daily to attend the annual Urological Society of India Conference (USICON) held on the outskirts of Bangalore, around 25 km from his house in the Karnataka capital.
Friday11 January '13Assessment of extent of a disability in any person will now be aided by a new software introduced by the state health department to avoid any human error in the process.
Thursday10 January '13In the majority of cases, uterus damage owing to tuberculosis, cancer or other diseases is the reason for opting for surrogates
Wednesday9 January '13Nearly one-fourth of rape victims last year were girls below 16 years.
Wednesday9 January '13A new study shows that passive smoking affects children''s health
Wednesday9 January '13Dr Sudha Kankriya, an opthalmologist and activist working to save the girl child was presented with the Ahilyabai Holkar award instituted by the Department of Women and Child Welfare of the state gove...
Tuesday8 January '13'Doctors are being sensitised to deal with rape victims''
Monday7 January '13Three extreme polluting events made 2012 one of Delhi''s worst years, according to scientists with the System for Air Quality Forecasting and Research
Saturday5 January '13Doctors have reported an increase respiratory infections in the city over the past month and it is being attributed to a decrease in air quality- level of suspended particulate matter (SPM) overshot m...
Friday4 January '13For Dehu Road Cantonment Board, the new year began on a 'smoke-free'' note!
Wednesday2 January '13Changing lifestyle is one of the major causes of male infertility
Monday24 December '12Few healthcare poviders in rural India medically qualified
Friday21 December '12Film director Yash Chopra''s passing away in Mumbai after contracting dengue may have brought media focus on the mosquito-borne disease in the state but throughout the latter part of the year, dengue ...
Thursday20 December '12The Christmas dance hosted by the 108-year-old Poona Goan Institute (PGI) is an event to look forward to every year. This time around, several churches are also organising Christmas dances.
Wednesday19 December '12Trustee of ayurvedic hospital Integrated Cancer Treatment and Research Centre, Wagholi, Vaidya Sukumar Sardeshmukh expressed shock and said the incident was totally "unexpected".
Wednesday19 December '12Management of Type 1 diabetes presents with a unique challenge in children due to irregular diet and unpredictable physical activities.
Wednesday19 December '12On World Epilepsy Day, neurologists in the city talk about the precautions and care required to control fits
Saturday15 December '12"We are facing a double burden of maternal and infant deaths along with a rise in non-communicable diseases (NCDs) like ischaemic heart disease, diabetes and cancer," said Prof Fauzdar Ram, Director o...
Friday14 December '12Non-communicable diseases like cancer, diabetes and heart disease killed two out of three people in 2010 a larger share than in 1990, when they were responsible for every second death in the world