The Centre's recent move to come out with an action plan to tackle Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) is a "big" step to increase inter-agency cooperation to tackle the public health challenge, a green

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The state health department has instructed hospitals to treat patients coming with fever-like symptoms at the earliest

With the Lok Sabha according its nod, Parliament today passed a crucial Bill ensuring equal rights to people affected by HIV and AIDS in getting treatment, admissions in educational institutions an

The Union Health Minister said NHP aims at an assured and affordable healthcare for all, besides free diagnostics and emergency care services.

The national health policy, cleared by the Narendra Modi government on Wednesday, lays accent on preventive healthcare and seeks to engage the private sector as a strategic partner to make services

The Health Department has set 2023 deadline to make the state TB-free. Health experts face a daunting task as the number of Multiple Drug Resistant (MDR) TB cases are on the rise.

Over 3% of all drugs sold across India are of substandard quality, according to the first-ever survey conducted by the union ministry of health and family welfare.

A day after a study claimed that 1.1 million people died due to air pollution in India in 2015, the Union Health Minister today said his ministry was working in coordination with the Environment Mi

NEW DELHI: Noting that India's spend on healthcare is much lower than some fellow BRICS and SAARC nations, a health body has asked the Centre to bolster investments in health, particularly in famil

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