Motorcycle-borne trained paramedic and nurse would be the first responders

A single blood pressure reading may result in faulty diagnosis of high blood pressure and unnecessary prescription of medication.

We need a model of agricultural growth that will value local good food production and not have to first "chemicalise" and then learn better

PATNA: The state transport department has put up stickers on city buses, cars and autorickshaws to create awareness about its monthlong no honking drive — ‘Zara Sochein’.

The increasing burden of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) on health facilities demands greater multi-sectoral actions for the implementation of NCD prevention activities.

The quality of housing has major implications for people’s health. Poor housing is associated with a wide range of health conditions such as respiratory diseases including asthma, cardiovascular diseases, injuries, mental health and infectious diseases including tuberculosis, influenza and diarrhoea. .

A study conducted on a survey done on 837 people across four major cities reveals that belly fat owing to lifestyle changes leads to heart risk.

The number of people affected by cardiac diseases has doubled

Meet highlights need to formulate local plan for country

MUMBAI: Global experts have identified a new killer: poor quality healthcare.

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