The survey, conducted between October 2015 and August 2016, however, noted a decrease in HIV prevalence countrywide.

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Joint research by scientists from Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB) here and the US-based Emory Vaccine Center have identified a crucial component from skin mucus of

PUNE: The civic health department has instructed doctors to administer oseltamivir tablets to suspected patients of swine flu within 48 hours of the onset of symptoms.

Ahmedabad: Cases of waterborne diseases appear to be on the rise in Ahmedabad.

Jaipur: Four more persons tested positive for swine flu on Monday. So far in the city, 36 persons have already been tested positive for the disease this year.

A substantial number of swine flu cases go undetected in Hyderabad as health authorities do not test swab samples from suspects for the influenza B viruses.

The UK will commit £450m ($563.5m) towards tackling the world's most infectious tropical diseases, such as Guinea worm disease and elephantiasis.

Most of the dominant HIV testing kits used in Kenya and several other African countries have failed crucial thresholds set by the World Health Organisation.

Monrovia - Foreign Affairs Minister Marjon Kamara has encouraged adolescent girls to make use of opportunities, adding that issues of women and girls empowerment is close to her heart.

Mumbai family learns how lack of right feeding can affect a toddler’s growth, after consulting a child nutrition expert