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Monday, Jan 20, 2020

World health organisation

Jan 17, 2020 00:37
The WHO’’s Global TB Programme has included TrueNat TB test, a new molecular test that detects TB as well as resistance to the drug Rifampicin in about 90 minutes, in its rapid communication document on molecular investigative procedure in laboratory... read more
Jan 15, 2020 11:27
Of the 41 people infected with the virus, one is a married couple. read more
Jan 14, 2020 11:45
The government, by applying international standards, estimates that about six to eight per cent of country’s population is affected by a rare disease. read more
Jan 12, 2020 02:45
According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), a new type of coronavirus is the cause of the outbreak in China. The symptoms include with fever, cough and chest congestion and can lead to lung collapse and multi-organ failure in severe cases. read more
Jan 11, 2020 18:31
On January 9, China announced that the cluster of pneumonia cases reported in December in Wuhan in the Hubei Province of China was caused by a new coronavirus. read more
Dec 27, 2019 19:16
Battling disease, checking pollution, protecting global biodiversity... a checklist of targets to be met by the coming year read more
Dec 22, 2019 13:35
Understanding the mechanisms that explain this association is crucial to plan effective and successful public health interventions. read more
Dec 01, 2019 09:21
Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion at 9 AM. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times. read more
Nov 13, 2019 00:07
Conditions are likely to deteriorate further by Thursday and enter the “severe+” or “emergency” zone (AQI 500+), according to the ministry of earth sciences’ air quality early warning system for Delhi NCR. read more
Oct 09, 2019 17:42
World Mental Health Day 2019: People suffering from mental illness have been treated as outcasts and not considered healthy enough to be involved in our everyday activities for a long time now. read more
Oct 02, 2019 23:43
Experts say while the last mile challenges like access to safe water and functioning soak pits for human excreta remain, providing an estimated 500 million toilets to prevent open defecation has brought measurable public health gains. read more
Sep 30, 2019 16:37
It is now a proven fact that antioxidant commonly found in green tea can possibly terminate antibiotic-resistant bacteria. read more
Sep 29, 2019 12:39
World Heart Day: A 2018 study by medical journal The Lancet revealed that the prevalence of heart disease and stroke has increased by over 50 per cent from 1990 to 2016 in India. read more
Sep 28, 2019 14:00
Unhealthy diets are a leading cause of death globally and excess salt consumption is the biggest culprit, estimated to cause over 3 million deaths globally in 2017. read more
Sep 11, 2019 11:42
Senior Manager of Public Policy at Twitter India Shagufta Kamran said that suicide prevention requires unified efforts at a global scale. read more