even clean hospitals can pass on infections to patients. Health experts around the world are trying to find ways to reduce hospital acquired infections (hais). Despite all the efforts to tackle

The final report of the third National Family Health Survey (nfhs-3) is out, but doubts remain whether it will be used to improve national health policies. Although 100-odd research papers have

>> Sicko, Produced and directed by Michael Moore, 125 minutes, USA Michael Moore has penchant for turning polemics into cinema. And good cinema at that. His first film, Roger and

Bombay HC stays Centre s notification on iodised salt

The US pollution laws surpass all limits of hypocrisy

Integrating cost effective traditional methods is essential to fighting the killer disease

A new policy fails to address key problems of healthcare

To tackle the killer disease ravaging South Africa, the government s health policy will have to undergo a drastic change