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Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019
news about Disease control
Oct 03, 2019 16:11
A recent study looked at the internal injuries caused by vaping similar to what one might see with exposures to toxic chemical fumes, poisonous gases and toxic agents. read more
Sep 07, 2019 09:39
E-cigarette usage throughout pregnancy changed the long-term health and metabolism of female offspring -- imparting lifelong, second-generation effects on the growing foetus. read more
Jul 13, 2019 08:07
SDMC officials, who did not wish to be named, said that last year, the government had released Rs 32.50 crore for the job and its first instalment of around Rs 10 crore had come by April — beginning of the financial year. read more
Jul 02, 2019 09:13
The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says sarin is a chemical warfare agent that is a clear, colourless, odourless and tasteless liquid. It can evaporate into the environment, prompting symptoms within seconds. read more
May 21, 2019 13:25
Last year, an estimated 3.8 million middle and high school students used e-cigarettes, up from 2.1 million in 2017, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. read more
May 17, 2019 15:47
National Centre for Disease Control under the Union ministry of health and family welfare has called for urgent intervention strategies to prevent the population from the harmful effects of climate change. read more
May 15, 2019 00:52
The only other plague outbreak after 2000 was reported in 2002 in Himachal Pradesh, with 16 cases and four deaths. read more
Apr 07, 2019 01:19
A research paper in the 2016 edition of the Indian Journal of Medical Ethics noted that the Epidemic Diseases Act has major limitations in the current scenario “as it is outdated, merely regulatory and not rights-based, and lacks a focus on people”. read more
Mar 28, 2019 02:00
Data obtained from the National Centre for Disease Control too showed that the number of cases peaked during the week ending on February 17, when 609 were reported in a single week. read more
Mar 21, 2019 01:37
According to officials, the two patients — a 49-year-old man and a 53-year-old woman — were suffering from underlying cardiovascular diseases and died due to bilateral pneumonia, which is an infection of both the lungs. read more
Mar 11, 2019 15:14
According to the research, between 5 and 10% of new fathers in the United States suffer from PPD, according to U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data. One study shows that the risk goes up to 24 to 50% for men whose partners suffer from... read more
Mar 06, 2019 00:37
More than 2,500 cases of seasonal influenza (H1N1), also known as swine flu, were recorded in just one week in India, between February 24 and March 3, according to a report by the National Centre for Disease Control. read more
Feb 28, 2019 12:57
The National Centre for Disease Control has reported 14,803 confirmed cases across states till February 24, with 448 deaths. This is less than half the 1,103 deaths confirmed in all of 2018. read more
Feb 07, 2019 07:23
An HT analysis of Google Trends data for India has found that past outbreaks of the disease led to an increased interest on it in terms of Google searches. read more
Oct 17, 2018 11:16
Containment efforts over the next week will determine how the outbreak shapes up across the country read more