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Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019
Rhythma Kaul

Rhythma Kaul

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Rhythma Kaul works as an assistant editor at Hindustan Times. She covers health and related topics, including ministry of health and family welfare, government of India.

articles by Rhythma Kaul (1277 results)
Oct 18, 2019 23:56
Overall, 7% of the 6,432 samples tested in 1,103 cities with a population of at least 50,000 were unsafe to drink. Most of the samples that failed the safety test were processed milk samples available in the market. read more
Oct 15, 2019 23:56
The last date for receiving applications is October 18. read more
Oct 11, 2019 07:29
The move is aimed detecting early signs of disease outbreaks. Nearly 200 dengue patients have been receiving treatment in various hospitals since September 28 when heavy rain pounded the state. read more
Oct 10, 2019 23:06
The ministry is putting a call centre in place, with a toll-free number, where people may call to alert about a death, especially in their village. The number will soon be made public. read more
Oct 09, 2019 22:58
The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Delhi conducted the survey on behalf of the health ministry to know the exact number of people who suffer from blindness and causes that lead to the condition. read more
Oct 08, 2019 23:06
The miners are also at risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a severe inflammation of lung tissues that causes obstructed airflow. read more
Oct 06, 2019 23:35
Low density plastics are soft and light weight and get converted to micro- or nano-plastics, which easily enter the body. read more
Oct 04, 2019 18:54
Beginning 2020, all 15 All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) across states and Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) in Puducherry, will admit students in MBBS\/BDS courses through NEET-UG. read more
Sep 25, 2019 23:19
Union health minister Harsh Vardhan flagged off a state-of-the-art van that will be used to screen nearly 500,000 people in 625 districts across the country. read more
Sep 23, 2019 02:46
Dr. Indu Bhushan, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the scheme talks to Rhythma Kaul about the year-long journey and why four states are yet to come on board. read more
Sep 19, 2019 01:41
E-cigarettes, technically known as Electronic Nicotine Delivery Devices (ENDS), are increasingly being seen by smokers as a harm reduction alternative to cigarettes, specially among the young, with at least 900% increase in usage between 2011 and 2016... read more
Sep 18, 2019 23:59
The estimates were published in The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health by the India State-Level Disease Burden Initiative, a collaboration between the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), Institute for... read more
Sep 14, 2019 23:56
Apart from the Mental Healthcare Act, 2017, the World Health Organization (WHO) also has guidelines on reporting of suicide cases and presentation of reports. read more
Sep 13, 2019 16:30
According to data from the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), 200 million adults in the country suffer from high blood pressure (hypertension), and 50% of them do not know about it. read more