To understand the extent and impact of exposure to pollution on asthmatic children, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has initiated a multi-centre study wherein it will provide be
The only option to control air pollution in Delhi when weather conditions get more adverse is to explore a ban on all non-CNG vehicles or implementation of the odd-even scheme wherein all private v
A total of 11.57 lakh cancer cases was reported in India this year, a 15.7 per cent increase over the 10 lakh cases reported in 2012, Ravi Mehrotra, director of Indian Council of Medical Research’s
Private as well as government hospitals saw a substantial rise, around 20 per cent, in the number of patients complaining of respiratory issues.
The weekly report released by the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on Monday claimed 290 fresh cases of dengue reported in this week, taking the total confirmed cases to 1,310.
System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR) said the coming 10 days are expected to see a sharp deterioration of air quality in Delhi-NCR.
The court was hearing a petition filed by Awaaz Foundation and others taking exception to substantial noise pollution caused during festivals.
The three-year analysis will look at patients admitted for acute diseases at the selected hospitals.
NGT also directed the government to shut these units with immediate effect as they fall under the prohibited list of industrial activity.
Eight cases of chikungunya were reported in the past week, taking this year’s total to 97.
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