Each time you eat chicken, you could also be consuming a cocktail of antibiotics.

Claiming that it found several antibiotic residues in chickens tested in Delhi-NCR region, an environment body on Wednesday said "large-scale and indiscriminate" use of antibiotics in poultry indus

Large scale, indiscriminate use of antibiotics in the poultry industry has led to antibiotic resistance in Indians who are falling prey to many otherwise curable ailments, said a new study released

HYDERABAD: It’s official!

Tulasipur (Dang), July 13: Number of patients suffering from different diseases has increased in the district for the few days.

UN urges final push on global targets that have shown little improvement, notably those related to women and children.

The Ministry for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination on Wednesday launched a comprehensive Multi Year Strategic Plan for Immunisation (cMYP) 2014-2018 on child immunisation.

In a double-blind randomized controlled trial, Xavier Saez-Llorens and colleagues examine the vaccine efficacy of PHiD-CV against community-acquired pneumonia in young children in Panama, Argentina, and Colombia.

Doctors said the virus manifests itself much stronger in adults, with longer episodes of the disease, than in children.

NIGERIANS are now living longer by eight years even as coronary (ischaemic) heart disease, lower respiratory infections (such as pneumonia) and stroke top the list of 20 major causes of premature d