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Pune (Maharashtra) [India], July 8 (ANI/BusinessWire India): According to a report by the Indian Journal of Community Medicine - "In India non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are now the leading cause of death in the country, contributing to 60% of deaths. Four diseases namely, cancer, diabetes
Updated : 1 month ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 1 (ANI): A total of 585 new COVID-19 cases were reported in the last 24 hours in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday, Additional Chief Secretary Health, Amit Mohan Prasad said.
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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 17 (ANI/NewsVoir): SRCC Children's Hospital managed by Narayana Health has performed one of the rarest of heart surgeries in the world on a 45 day old baby boy who hails from Sangli, District, in Maharashtra.
Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], May 21 (ANI): With the southwest monsoon expected to arrive in Kerala by the first week of June, the state's public health machinery has stepped up efforts to cope with the seasonal incidence of communicable diseases, amidst COVID-19 containment.
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], April 18 (ANI): The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) will conduct a study by next week, to identify the effectiveness of Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) vaccine against COVID-19, the Union Health Ministry officials said on Friday.
Updated : 4 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India] Mar 31 (ANI): The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Department of Science and Technology, and Department of Biotechnology will work with Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) to further the agenda of the development of a vaccine for coronavirus, said R G
Updated : 5 months, 1 week ago IST
Manila [Philippines], Feb 26 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a further two million dollars to help developing countries in Asia and the Pacific contain the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and improve resilience to this and other communicable diseases.
Updated : 5 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Feb 22 (ANI): The Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday felicitated three Padma awardees from Telangana--badminton player PV Sindhu, innovative farmer Chintala Venkat Reddy and well known Sanskrit and Telugu poet Vijayasarathi Sribhashyam--at a function h
Updated : 6 months ago IST
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 6 (ANI/PRNewswire): With India emerging as a major economic power, set to enjoy the demographic dividend in the long term, global healthcare leaders rang the alarm bells on the rising lifestyle-led non-communicable diseases like diabetes, anemia, hyperte
Updated : 6 months, 1 week ago IST
Chandigarh/Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 29 (ANI): A 28-year-old man, resident of Mohali, who have been admitted to the Communicable Diseases Ward (Isolation ward) has tested negative for coronavirus.
Updated : 7 months, 1 week ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Dec 26 (ANI): People hooked on to illicit opioids are not only at the risk of dying from a drug overdose but also face increased chances of death from communicable and non-communicable diseases, injuries and suicide.
Rajahmundry [Andhra Pradesh], Dec 26 (ANI): Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday stressed the need to dedicate the next decade from 2020 to 2030 to make India healthier by promoting a healthy lifestyle, improving healthcare facilities and making healthcare affordable and accessible to