Protest against the 'restrictive drug patents' threat to Public Health
NI Wire, Fri, 1 Aug 2014
Activists from various organizations like AIDS Healthcare Foundation and DNP+ and students of universities including IGNOU, Jamia Milia Islamia, and Delhi University hold a gathering and march at Jantar Mantar to protest the restrictive drug patents’ threat to Public Health.
Dangerous Diarrhoea: It kills more than 200,000 children annually
NI Wire, Tue, 29 Jul 2014
Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Health Minister, has unveiled a package of measures putting the government's resolve to end child diarrhoea deaths on the overdrive. Apart from health interventions,
World Hepatitis Day: India has second highest number of Hepatitis B cases after China
NI Wire, Mon, 28 Jul 2014
To keep away and aware from the Liver related diseases, today entire world is marking the World Hepatitis Day. Needless to say, the day has been celebrating by entire countries
Dangerous Passion: Rise in Smoking among Women
NI Wire, Wed, 23 Jul 2014
As per the findings of the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS), conducted by Ministry of Health andFamily Welfare (2010),
Alarming: The number of persons diagnosed with cancer increasing in India every year
NI Wire, Wed, 9 Jul 2014
As per data provided by National Cancer Registry Programme of Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), the number of persons diagnosed with cancer every year is increasing in our country.