Updated : 3 weeks, 3 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 25: The Ministry of Health has released a statement saying that the National Immunisation Day (NID) which was scheduled for February 3 has been postponed. The rescheduled date of NID will be convened soon.
Updated : 3 weeks, 6 days ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 21 (ANI): Taking to its website, the World Health Organization (WHO) has written that the world is facing multiple health challenges. These include outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases, increasing reports of drug-resistant pathogens, growing rates of obesit
Updated : 4 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 5 (ANI): Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Thursday refuted rumors being spread about virus being found in polio drops meant to be given to children up to five years and reassured that polio vaccines being used in India are safe and effective.
Updated : 5 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sep 4 (ANI): Member countries of WHO (World Health Organisation) South-East Asia Region on Tuesday committed to make essential medicines, vaccines, diagnostics and medical devices affordable and accessible to all, both within the Region and beyond.
Updated : 6 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Washington DC, [USA] Aug 05 (ANI): Turns out, viruses with slower impact tend to alter the human body's response to vaccines and pathogens alike.
Updated : 9 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], May 9 (ANI): The human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccines protect against cervical cancer in young women, finds a study.
Updated : 10 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Washington D.C. [United States], Apr. 8 (ANI): Just in time for flu season, there may be a brand-new way to deal with the disease.
Updated : 1 year ago IST
Davos [Switzerland], Jan 26 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday met several business tycoons and also participated in development corporation sessions on the fourth day of his Davos tour.
Updated : 1 year, 2 months ago IST
Cox's Bazar [Bangladesh], December 12 (ANI): The Government of Bangladesh, in support of United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), the World Health Organization (WHO) and Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation (GAVI) launched a vaccination campaign against diphtheria and other preve
Updated : 1 year, 3 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 3 (ANI): In 2016, pneumonia and diarrhea were responsible for one of every four deaths in children under five years of age.
Updated : 1 year, 10 months ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr. 8 (ANI): A team of researchers have discovered a protein they believe would help make vaccinations more effective and provide protection from other diseases such as cancer.
Washington D.C. [USA], Mar. 31 (ANI): A new study has demonstrated how Zika virus rewires and repurposes invaded cells, paving the way for new vaccines and treatments.