From September 1, only Karnataka Antibiotics & Pharmaceuticals, a public sector entity, would be permitted to manufacture and distribute Oxytocin.

LUCKNOW: Over one crore Indians are carrying the hepatitis C virus infection, according to a review of some 300 studies on the prevalence of the disease in India.

GUWAHATI, June 27: According to a survey report released by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Assam has been listed as the fourth highest tobacco consuming state in the country.

It's no less than a feather in the cap of India's health sector.

The government health spending per person per year in India is Rs1,112 and it has only marginally improved over the years.

Warns that low rates for procedures will compromise patient safety

India accounts for the largest number of TB cases in the world and 60 per cent of the global burden of leprosy.

PATNA: The Bihar health department plans to write to the Union health ministry, requesting it to include ‘khaini’ as a food product under the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006.

The outbreak in Kerala has become a serious political issue with opposition alleging the ruling CPI government of failing to control the situation.

A rare and deadly virus has sparked fear in Kerala after several deaths were reported due to high fever.

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