Regulator proposes to deploy 62 mobile food lab units across the country

RAIPUR: In what could be a chilling rerun of the Gorakhpur tragedy, four newborns died at the government-run Ambedkar Hospital in Raipur due to alleged disruption of oxygen supply.

India on Monday entered into an agreement with International Vaccine Institute (IVI) in South Korea under which it has committed an annual contribution of $5,00,000 for vaccine research and develop

Only two African countries are fully prepared to face a global pandemic if one should break out.

Mohali: In a bid to control the mortality and morbidity arising from H1N1 virus (Swine Flu), the health department has issued an advisory to all district authorities for launching awareness campaig

Dr Braimah Abubakari, the Deputy Regional Director in charge of Clinical health of the Ghana health Service (GHS), has said the region recorded 132 maternal deaths last year due to maternity relate

“The scheme is one of its kind and will be very useful for other hill areas in the NE region as the neighbouring states in the area share similar topographical features,” the governor said adding s

Kochi: An analytical study conducted by State Health Systems Resource Centre Kerala, which comes under the health department, found that the healthcare system was not ready to respond to a mass sca

The number of blind people across the world is set to triple within the next four decades, researchers suggest.

A new analysis, Nurturing the Health and Wealth of Nations: The Investment Case for Breastfeeding, demonstrating that an annual investment of only $4.70 per newborn is required to increase the global rate of exclusive breastfeeding among children under six months to 50 per cent by 2025.

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