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tuberculosis

Health Organisations Write to Narendra Modi, Seek Compulsory Licences For Tuberculosis Drugs

Six health organisations and survivors of drug-resistant tuberculosis, health organisations and the TB community have appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to allow issuance...
Exercise

Hearts Get ‘Younger,’ Even At Middle Age, With Exercise

As we age, even if we're healthy, the heart becomes less flexible, more stiff and just isn't as efficient in processing oxygen as it...
kala azar

India Misses Kala Azar Elimination Deadline

India has missed the deadline of December 2017 of eliminating Kala Azar (Black fever or Dum Dum fever). In 2017 budget speech, the Finance Minister...
National Family Health Survey 4

National Family Health Survey 4 – Lack of Education Robs Women of Reproductive Control

Recently the fourth round of the National Family Health Survey 4 (NFHS-4) report on the variations in the total fertility rate (TFR) of different...
Pet Therapy

Pet Therapy – Does it Help in Stress Management?

"Pet therapy" is widely used in nursing homes, prisons, hospitals, and schools to reduce loneliness, anger, depression, and stress. Research in this area has...
Depression

Can I Treat Depression On My Own?

Depression has a variety of causes and triggers, making it hard to pinpoint the reasons you're feeling down. Now that you've identified your need...
Transasia Bio Medicals Ltd

Transasia Bio Medicals Ltd Wins The Coveted ‘Brand Of The Decade’ Award

India’s leading In-vitro diagnostic company, Transasia Bio Medicals Ltd has been adjudged the ‘Brand of the Decade’ by ERTC Media Pvt. Ltd. - one...
IHC Annual Lecture

IHC Annual Lecture by Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw Delivered to a Packed Audience

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, CMD Biocon Limited and Chairperson, Association of Biotechnology Led Enterprises, delivered the IHC Annual Lecture 2018. A widely anticipated annual event in...
Amazon

Amazon Is Shaking Up A Healthcare Industry That’s Ripe For Disruption

The impact of a plan by Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan to create a healthcare company. They have indicated that is will be a...
Semglee

Mylan and Biocon Receive Positive CHMP Opinion for Semglee, Biosimilar Insulin Glargine

Mylan N.V. and Biocon Ltd. today announced that the European Medicines Agency’s Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has issued a positive opinion...