health

Cabinet Okays MoUs Between India and Iran in Health and Medicine

The Cabinet on Wednesday approved two MoUs inked between India and Iran on cooperation in the field of health, medicine and traditional systems of...
Euthanasia

Euthanasia and Living Will: on the Supreme Court’s Verdict

The Supreme Court on last week declared Passive Euthanasia and the right of persons, including the terminally ill, to give advance directives (Living Will) to refuse...
TB

Progress against TB in SE Asian region to have major impact globally: WHO Chief

WHO members nations pledged to ramp up efforts to eradicate tuberculosis by 2030. WHO said tuberculosis was responsible for 1.7 million deaths in 2016, despite...
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...
National Medical Commission Bill

All You Need to Know About National Medical Commission Bill

On December 29, 2017, Minister of Health and Family Welfare JP Nadda introduced the National Medical Commission Bill in the Lok Sabha, the bill...
National Health Protection Scheme

GOI Launches Flagship National Health Protection Scheme

Finance Minister in his budget speech announced world largest government funded healthcare scheme - National Health Protection scheme (NHPS) He said "India cannot realize it...
insurance market

If Insurance Market Crashes, Can Lawmakers Put The Pieces Back Together?

In his high-stakes strategy to overhaul the federal health law, President Donald Trump is threatening to upend the individual health insurance market with several...
Insurance

First Of Its Kind Career Advancement Program In ‘Clinical Development’ in Collaboration with Keck...

DOVER, Del. — Andy and Serena Ryan get their health coverage through the state’s Affordable Care Act insurance exchange and are increasingly anxious about...
Medical devices manufacturing park

Medical devices manufacturing park to have common irradiation plant

Meeting with manufacturers to be held on June 14 The Medical Devices Manufacturing Park in Visakhapatnam district will have a common gamma irradiation plant, according...
GOP Health Bill

GOP Health Bill Pleases Most Republicans, But Not Many Other Americans

The health overhaul bill passed by the House earlier this month accomplishes one major feat: It is even less popular than the not-very-popular Affordable...