An ability to create globally worthy products could open up export opportunities for India’s domestic vaccine manufacturers generating global welfare effects during times of national health crises read more
With an estimated population of more than two million people, Gurugram generates an average of 900 metric tons of waste per day, most of which end up in the Bandhwari landfill. This towering landfill located only 20kms from the city has triggered a public health crisis in the surrounding villages, degrading local air, water and soil, and altering the social fabric of the community.
One of the biggest reasons for depression today is the pressure to live up to the expectations of society, peers and social media followers. Success and acceptance have become paramount, often at the cost of one’s mental well-being. Earlier people could... read more
The state government has found that sanitation and health facilities in some tea plantations are abysmal and workers are susceptible to treatable ailments such as tuberculosis, anaemia, hypertension and leprosy. read more
Young people with body mass indexes (BMIs) over 30 are more likely to experience aggressive malignancies, said Nathan A Berger from Case Western Reserve University. According to his research, childhood obesity may have lasting effects that could lead... read more
Abhinay Deo, who has directed Irrfan in his next release, Blackmail, says that the actor, who has been diagnosed with a serious disease, is showing us how to deal with life’s challenges. Also says that Irrfan has extended his support to the film. read more
Under the plan, doctors serving in administrative positions will take out time to perform medical duties and attend to patients besides carrying out their official work, health secretary Nitesh Jha said read more
Delhi face a health crisis in the coming days as around 3,500 Domestic Breeding Checkers (DBC) with the three corporations of Delhi— south, east and north — have gone on an indefinite strike from Tuesday. read more