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Germany's Reus ruled out of Euro Cup due to injury concerns  May 31, 7:29 pm
London, May.31 (ANI): Germany striker Marco Reus has been ruled out of next week's Euro Championship due to 'huge health problems', according to head coach Joachim Low.
Central Govt. doctors' retirement age extended to 65-years  May 31, 6:34 pm
New Delhi, May.31 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday approved the proposal of extending the retirement age of all doctors of the Central Health Service to 65 years.
Plain packaging of tobacco products reduce demand  May 31, 2:47 pm
GENEVA, May 31 (ANI): Recent moves to introduce plain (standardized) packaging of tobacco products can save lives by reducing demand for tobacco products, say the World Health Organization (WHO) and the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Secretariat (WHO FCTC).
Yummylicious! World Burger Tour 2016 hits India  May 31, 1:22 pm
New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): If you love burgers, then you are in for a treat as the yummy World Burger Tour 2016 with legendary burgers from around the world, is back in India.
DCW issues notices on human trafficking to various Dept along with Delhi Police  May 31, 1:14 pm
New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): The Delhi Commission for Women on Tuesday issued notices to Department of Women and Child Development, Delhi Police, Directorate of Prosecution and Department of Health and Family Welfare to ascertain the status of implementation of the decisions taken by the state level coordination committee on combating trafficking that was convened under the chairmanship of the Chief Secretary of Delhi Government.
Govt. to introduce anti-tobacco messages in schools  May 31, 10:43 am
New Delhi, May 31(ANI): After increasing the size of pictorial warnings on tobacco products, the Health Ministry is in talks with the Human Resource Development Ministry to introduce messages related to ill effects of consumption of tobacco in schools.
Adopt plain packaging to halt tobacco epidemic: WHO  May 30, 5:40 pm
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): The World Health Organisation (WHO) has on World No Tobacco Day this year called on all nations to be ready for plain packaging of tobacco products.
Nagaland hospital gets laparoscopic training centre  May 30, 2:53 pm
Dimapur (Nagaland), May 30 (ANI): In a major boost to healthcare services in Nagaland, a laparoscopic training centre recognized by Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Society of India (FOGSI) was formally inaugurated here at Nikos Hospital and Research Centre (NHRC) on Sunday.
Time for ICU to 'shut up'!  May 30, 11:54 am
Washington D.C, May 30 (ANI): Overnight noise levels in intensive care units (ICU) often exceed levels recommended by the World Health Organization, according to a recent study.
Woman delivers healthy baby boy in Delhi Police van  May 29, 10:57 am
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): A woman gave birth to a baby boy in a Delhi Police Control Room (PCR) van on Sunday morning.
WHO rejects calls to shift Olympics from Rio over Zika fears   May 28, 3:58 pm
London, May.28 (ANI): The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Saturday turned down calls for the forthcoming Olympics in Rio de Janerio to be postponed or moved from the crisis-ridden country in the wake of Zika outbreak.
FSSAI advised to come up with standards for fortification of food grains: Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ministry  May 27, 4:19 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution together with Union Ministry of Health and various other ministries have assigned the mandate to Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) to come up with standards for fortification of food grains such as wheat flour, rice which will add to the nutrient value of food intake, a top government official said at an ASSOCHAM event in New Delhi.
Altering perception of food can extend healthspan   May 27, 12:45 pm
Washington D.C, May 27 (ANI): It is well documented that calorie restriction (CR) has extended lifespan on countless species and now, a team of researchers are claiming that altering the perception of food can also give the same result.
Union Ministers on UP visit from today for 'NDA outreach' program  May 27, 8:32 am
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): Several union ministers including Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Health Minister JP Nadda, Human Resource Development minister Smriti Irani will be visiting various cities of Uttar Pradesh from today as part of the outreach programme by the Narendra Modi-led government.
As Modi govt completes two years in office, Nadda promises a healthy India  May 26, 6:42 pm
New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): With the Narendra Modi government completing two years of its rule at the Centre, Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda on Thursday said he aims at covering children who are either unvaccinated or partially vaccinated against seven deadly diseases by 2020 under 'Mission Indradhanush' for a healthy India.
Sonu Nigam to undergo knee surgery  May 26, 11:44 am
New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): Playing squash without proper guidance has taken a toll on Sonu Nigam's health and now, he will have to go under the knife because of it.
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.