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US announces USD 9.3 million aid for IDPs in Pakistan  Jul 22, 9:49 pm
Islamabad, July 22 (ANI): The United States Embassy in Pakistan on Tuesday announced an additional contribution of $9.3 million to help Pakistan meet the health, water, sanitation, and livelihood needs of internally displaced persons (IDPs) from North Waziristan Agency, reported Dawn.
Health Minister says will probe News Nation's 'Operation Jonk' medical fraud expose  Jul 22, 7:47 pm
New Delhi, July 22 (ANI): Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan on Tuesday informed both houses of Parliament that his ministry does not accept the alleged medical fraud findings of the television channel News Nation achieved through its "Operation Jonk" expose.
Personal ambition seen as reason behind Sarma quitting Gogoi govt.  Jul 22, 5:02 pm
New Delhi/Guwahati, July 22 (ANI): The political crisis in the state of Assam has given rise to rumours of personal ambition being responsible for state health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma quitting from the Tarun Gogoi led government.
Parents don't realize health consequences of kids being overweight  Jul 22, 3:15 pm
Washington, July 22 (ANI): A study revealed that parents of obese children often do not recognize the potentially serious health consequences of childhood weight gain or the importance of daily physical activity that would help their child reach a healthy weight.
'Right' fat can keep your heart healthy  Jul 22, 2:02 pm
Washington, July 22 (ANI): a new study claims that though excess of fat is not good for your heart, the right type of fat will help keeping it healthy.
Over 83 children afflicted by Japanese encephalitis in West Bengal  Jul 22, 1:25 pm
Darjeeling, (West Bengal), July 22 (ANI): At least 83 children were afflicted by Japanese encephalitis in West Bengal in the last fortnight, said director of state health services, Biswaranjan Satpathy.
Assam Health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma quits Gogoi Cabinet  Jul 21, 3:37 pm
Guwahati, July 21 (ANI): Assam Health and Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma resigned from the cabinet today.
Odisha's infant mortality rate higher than national average: Harsh Vardhan  Jul 21, 11:04 am
Bhubaneswar, July 21 (ANI): Reviewing the state's health services profile, Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan has said that Odisha's infant and maternal mortality rates are higher than the national average.
Why dried plums are good for your bones?  Jul 20, 1:52 pm
Washington, July 20 (ANI): A new study has identified three potential pathways by which dried plums may contribute to bone health.
Two shades of healthcare in Kargil town  Jul 19, 2:57 pm
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir), July 19, (ANI): A giant hoarding frames the quintessential picture of India's polio campaign: an infant being administered polio drops. Another hoarding facing it has a cheerful sketch of a mother and a new born, depicting the activities of community health workers. These hoardings all across the country highlight the Government's efforts at making universal health a reality for all.
Sleep problems after divorce cause high blood pressure  Jul 18, 3:35 pm
Washington, July 18 (ANI): A new study has revealed that sleep problems that persist after divorce can be harmful to the health, as it increases blood pressure.
Endangered monitor lizard retrieved from Amritsar poultry farm  Jul 17, 8:00 pm
Amritsar, July 17 (ANI): Wildlife authorities here have retrieved an endangered monitor lizard from a poultry farm on Amritsar Tarn Taran Road. The reptile is said to be about five-feet- long and is reported to be in a healthy state.
It is the govt.'s responsibility to protect LGBT rights, says Harsh Vardhan   Jul 17, 1:56 pm
New Delhi, July 17 (ANI): Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan said here on Thursday that it is the responsibility of the government to protect the rights of the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender (LGBT) community
Soon, single jab will be enough to regulate diabetes   Jul 17, 10:49 am
London, July 17 (ANI): A new animal study has revealed that a single injection of the protein FGF1 would be sufficient to balance the blood sugar levels to a healthy range for more than two days.
Parkinson's patients more creative than healthy individuals: Study  Jul 16, 3:56 pm
Washington, July 16 (ANI): A recent study has proved that Parkinson's patients are more creatively effective than other healthy individuals.
Physical fitness reduces effects of sedentary behavior  Jul 15, 4:33 pm
Washington, July 15 (ANI): A new study has revealed that physical fitness may buffer some of the adverse health effects of too much sitting.
Embrace healthy lifestyle to prevent dementia, claim scientists  Jul 14, 2:42 pm
London, July 14 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that people could be saved from developing Alzheimer's disease with the help of just few simple alterations in their lifestyle.
Now, nanotech microchip to test type-1 diabetes easily  Jul 14, 12:49 pm
Washington, July 14 (ANI): A new inexpensive and portable nanotech microchip has been invented by the Stanford researchers that could help test type-1 diabetes in order to improve health care worldwide.
Harshvardhan pays last respects to Giriraj Kishore  Jul 14, 9:56 am
New Delhi, July 14 (ANI): Union Health Minister Harshvardhan paid his last respects to late senior Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Giriraj Kishore here on Monday.
World's leading lung organizations want to ban or restrict e- cigarettes use   Jul 13, 12:01 pm
Washington, July 13 (ANI): A position statement on electronic cigarettes has been released by the experts from the world's leading lung organizations to ban or restrict their use until their health impacts are better known.
Health benefits of organic farming revealed  Jul 12, 2:15 pm
Washington, July 12 (ANI): A new study has recently documented the advantages of organic food and crops over their conventional counterparts.
Harsh Vardhan visits Lady Hardinge Medical College, says facilities must be upgraded  Jul 12, 1:11 pm
New Delhi, July 12 (ANI): Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan, who paid a visit to Lady Hardinge Medical College, today said the Health Ministry is trying to upgrade the facilities in hospitals.
Satish Upadhyay takes charge as BJP's Delhi unit president (Update:-Upadhyay)  Jul 12, 12:48 pm
New Delhi, July 12 (ANI): Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan formally handed over charge of the Delhi unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to Satish Upadhyay here on Saturday.
Health experts ask for 'cautious' approach to new promising TB drug  Jul 11, 5:07 pm
Washington, July 11 (ANI): Health experts have revealed that the new drug-resistant tuberculosis shows promise, however it should be approached with caution.
UN urges Pakistan to take immediate steps to improve healthcare in Waziristan  Jul 11, 1:03 pm
New York, July 11 (ANI): Human Rights Watch has said that Pakistan should take immediate steps to improve the healthcare needs of thousands of displaced people in violence-hit North Waziristan province.
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