Nipah Virus

All You Need to Know About Nipah Virus

According to WHO, the Nipah Virus infection is a newly emerging zoonosis, that is, a disease transmitted from animals to humans. Nipah Virus first broke...
essential diagnostics list

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...
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...
lifeline express

Lifeline Express Train Brings Free Surgery and Scans to the Poorest

Jalore: When the Lifeline Express rolled into the sleepy town of Jalore in Rajasthan, Bhagwana Ram Prajapat was anxiously waiting to board. The 55-year-old has been...
Resuce Stress level with healthy habits

How to Start New Healthy Habits and Reduce Your Stress Level

When it comes to stress, people who live busy lives are often caught in a vicious cycle. Your responsibilities and various life obligations cause...
Biocon

Biocon Registers Strong Revenue Growth of 27% in Q4FY18

Biocon Ltd, Asia's premier biopharmaceuticals company, today announced its consolidated financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended March 31 st, 2018....
medical negligence

Medical Negligence! Man Goes To Delhi Hospital For Head Injury, Doctor Operates His Leg...

In what appeared to be a case of gross medical negligence, a doctor in a state government-run hospital in Delhi operated upon a patient’s...
South East Asia Universal Health Coverage

WHO Urges South East Asian Countries To Prioritize Universal Health Coverage

The World Health Organization (WHO) has called on countries in its South-East Asia region to step up their efforts in achieving universal health coverage...
Rohingya Refugees

WHO Appeals For Contributions For Health Services To Rohingya Refugees

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has urged the international community to contribute generously to enable appropriate health services to the 1.3 million "highly vulnerable"...
Overcharging Patients

Why India’s Private Hospitals Can Get Away With Overcharging Patients

One area where successive governments have failed is the continued neglect in instituting and enforcing laws in the area of healthcare that affect all,...