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WHO To Adopt Digital Health Initiative By India JP Nadda

WHO To Adopt Digital Health Initiative By India

India's digital health initiative would be adopted by the World Health Organization (WHO) as its first resolution on digital health, said Health and Family...
Nipah Virus

Two Suspected Cases of Nipah Virus Reported From Karnataka

Two people suspected to be infected with the brain-damaging Nipah virus are under treatment in Karnataka, a health official said on Wednesday, after an...
Cambridge Research Biochemicals to Evaluate on Treatment for Fuchs Dystrophy

Cambridge Research Biochemicals to Evaluate on Treatment for Fuchs Dystrophy

Under a new contract, Cambridge Research Biochemicals® will support evaluation of a potential new treatment approach for Fuchs Dystrophy, a disease that typically occurs in middle...
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WHO releases first Essential Diagnostics List

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday published its first essential diagnostics list (EDL), cataloging the 113 most critical categories of diagnostics tests needed...
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Nursing Student Commits Suicide, Protests in Hospital

Kolkata, May 11, A third year nursing student of a private hospital here allegedly committed suicide in the hospital premises leading to protests by...
Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana Approved Beyond 12th Five Year Plan

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for continuation of  Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY)...
Pharmaceutical R&D Investment

Indian IP and Liabilities Law Barrier to Pharmaceutical R&D Investment

Pharmaceutical sector leaders have said that India's intellectual property regulations and liabilities laws pose a major barrier to foreign companies, specially from the US,...
Vitamin D improves weight gain and brain development in malnourished children

Vitamin D Improves Weight Gain and Brain Development in Malnourished Children

High dose vitamin D supplements improve weight gain and the development of language and motor skills in malnourished children, according to a study led...
Novartis paid $1.2m in fees to Trump lawyer Michael Cohen

Novartis Paid $1.2m in Fees to Trump lawyer Michael Cohen

Global healthcare group Novartis revealed Wednesday that it paid Trump lawyer Michael Cohen $1.2 million for healthcare policy consulting work that he proved "unable" to...
anxiety increase fracture risk

Higher Levels of Anxiety Increase Fracture Risk in Women

Anxiety has already been shown to take its toll on the human body in many ways, including increased risk for heart disease and gastrointestinal...