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Residing within 5 km of landfill site risks your health   May 25, 12:14 pm
Washington D.C., May 25 (ANI): If you are within five kilometers of a landfill site, then your health is surely at risk.
NEET ordinance given firm statutory basis with states' concerns addressed: Centre  May 24, 2:09 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Putting to rest the speculations that the Centre was trying to defer National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) this year by introducing an ordinance to keep states out of its ambit, Union Health and Family Welfare Ministe
NEET ordinance will end unhealthy trends practiced by pvt medical colleges: Naidu  May 24, 12:33 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday said the ordinance on National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) will bring an end to the unhealthy trends practiced by private medical colleges in the country and solve all prevailing problems.
Britannia shares tank amid health concerns over 'bread'   May 24, 11:44 am
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Stocks of Britannia, Jubilant FoodWorks (Domino's Pizza) and WestLife Development, which owns a franchisee of McDonald's Restaurants, slipped three to twelve percent intraday on Tuesday owing health concern issues as the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) claimed bread contains cancer-causing chemicals.
Nadda to brief President on NEET ordinance today  May 23, 8:25 am
New Delhi, May 23 (ANI): Amid the ongoing controversy over the decision to clear an ordinance to keep state boards out of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) ambit this year, Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda will brief President Pranab Mukherjee on the issue on Monday.
NEET is a Centre initiative, why would we oppose it: Nadda  May 22, 4:29 pm
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): Severely condemning the 'politics' being played over the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda on Sunday asserted that anyone purporting that the Centre was against the examination was grossly mistaken.
WHO extends international travel restriction on Pak for three months  May 22, 2:00 pm
Islamabad, May 22(ANI): The World Health Organisation (WHO) has extended for three months the international travel restriction on Pakistan for its failure to eradicate poliovirus.
Nadda to brief Prez on NEET ordinance tomorrow  May 22, 1:12 pm
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): Amid the ongoing controversy over the decision to clear an ordinance to keep state boards out of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) ambit this year, Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda will brief President Pranab Mukherjee on the issue on Monday.
Lancet slammed over `low-salt diet risking heart` study  May 21, 1:02 pm
London, May 21 (ANI): The prestigious medical journal The Lancet has garnered strong reaction for publishing an academic paper that claimed eating too little salt can risk hearts.
India, Japan to accelerate collaboration for medical products through Joint Regulators  May 20, 11:22 pm
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): The first ever a two-day joint symposium between India and Japan to facilitate regulatory collaboration for medical products was inaugurated by Ambassador of Japan Kenji Hiramatsu and Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Additional Secretary K.B. Agarwal on May 18, where participants from both countries agreed to collaborate more comprehensively in future.
'Syllabus, regional language' the bone of contention: Centre on NEET row  May 20, 3:32 pm
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): Amid the ongoing controversy over the decision to clear an ordinance to keep state boards out of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) ambit this year, Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda on Friday said the Centre is in tune with the Supreme Court's observation, adding the two main issues of contention at this point of time is syllabus and the regional language for the examination.
Ordinance on NEET will promote money making in medical admissions, alleges AAP  May 20, 3:05 pm
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday opposed the Centre's ordinance to keep state boards out of the ambit of common medical entrance exams for one year and alleged this has been done to ensure that businessmen and politicians do not find any problem in collecting donations during admissions in medical colleges.
Relief for medical students, NEET deferred to next year  May 20, 12:16 pm
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): The Centre on Friday cleared the ordinance to postpone the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) exam by a year so that the students have enough time to prepare.
WHO says life expectancy has increased by five years since 2000, but health inequalities persist  May 19, 5:47 pm
Geneva (Switzerland), May 19 (ANI): Dramatic gains in life expectancy have been made globally since 2000, but major inequalities persist within and among countries, according to this year's "World Health Statistics: Monitoring Health for the SDGs".
1 in 10 people with mental health going untreated in India  May 19, 12:57 pm
Washington D.C, May 19 (ANI): One third of the global burden of mental illness falls on China and India, where a vast mental health treatment gap exists, according to a recent study.
Tech Mahindra foundation launches 'SMART Academy' for healthcare  May 18, 4:20 pm
New Delhi, May 18 (ANI-NewsVoir): Tech Mahindra Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of Tech Mahindra Limited (a Mahindra Group company), has launched the Tech Mahindra SMART Academy for Healthcare in Delhi, with a commitment to setting new standards of excellence in the domain of training paramedics in the years to come, and enable thousands of young women and men lead a life of dignity in the Healthcare sector.
One third of female doctors have been sexually harassed  May 18, 2:00 pm
Washington D.C, May 18 (ANI): Thirty percent of female physicians face sexual harassment on the job, according to a recent study.
Govt to look into concerns raised by states against NEET  May 16, 8:59 pm
New Delhi, May.16 (ANI): After an all-party meeting held to discuss issues related to the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET), Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda on Monday assured that all the issues raised by the states on the common medical entrance test would be looked into.
Smith & co. briefed about Zika virus ahead of Caribbean tour  May 16, 8:25 pm
Johannesburg, May.16 (ANI): Australian cricket team have been warned about potential health problems associated with Zika virus infection ahead of their tour to the West Indies next month.
Centre to hold meeting with state Health Ministers to chalk out strategy on NEET  May 16, 8:31 am
New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): With several parliamentarians opposed to the common medical entrance test, the Centre has decided to hold consultations with state Health Ministers on Monday to formulate a strategy regarding the issue.
This Italian cheese may help bring your BP down  May 16, 8:05 am
Washington D.C, May 16 (ANI): Science and medicine have constantly revealed a new "superfood" that will dramatically improve our health and now, the latest in wonder snacking - Italian cheese to lower your high blood pressure (HBP).
ONGC conducts free medical camp in village of Tripura  May 15, 3:10 pm
Korbongpara (Tripura), May 15 (ANI): State owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) conducted a mega medical camp at tribal village Korbongpara under Champabari ADC Village in West Tripura district.
Gluten-free diet can risk your kid's health  May 15, 1:05 pm
Washington, May 15 (ANI): It may be among the latest go-to fad diets, but eradicating gluten from your kids' diets, even if they don't have celiac disease (CD) or a wheat allergy, may carry more risks than benefits.
J-K: Nadda to lay foundation stones of medical colleges today  May 15, 7:44 am
Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir), May 15 (ANI): Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare J. P. Nadda would lay the foundation stones of three medical colleges on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir.
BJP leveling allegations of jungle raj out of jealousy: Tej Pratap  May 14, 5:13 pm
Patna, May 14 (ANI): With Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaving no stones unturned to corner the Janata Dal (United) Government in Bihar over rising crime in the state, Tej Pratap Yadav, state health minister and son of RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, on Saturday said it was just 'jealousy' because of which the saffron party was making allegations of return of 'Jungle Raj'.