November 11, 2014
Interview Kate Gilmore, Deputy Executive Director UNFPA
October 6, 2014
The World Health Organization (WHO) has described the framework of a health care system in terms of its basic building blocks. These include “delivery of effective, safe, quality personal and n...
September 30, 2014
A three-year-old Chinese girl died of a brain tumour but helped save the lives of five other persons when her heart, liver, kidneys and corneas were donated. The donor, Liu Jingyao, was diagnosed...
September 16, 2014
New data released today (September 16) by the United Nations Organisation show that under-five mortality rates have dropped by 49 per cent between 1990 and 2013. There has been accelerated average...
August 20, 2014
World-class critical care management is now a reality in the State. Before Nightingale’s arrival on the scene, mortality rate of hospitalised soldiers was as high as 40 per cent, thanks to lack of critical care and high rate of infection. After her arrival, it fell to 2 per cent.
August 8, 2014
Celebrating the camaraderie and spirit of service that drives the jawans and officers of the Central Reserve Police Force was evident in the blood donation camp organised by the Blood Bank of the K...
July 25, 2014
M. Nagaiah, grandfather of Abhinandu and Sharath, who were injured in the Masaipet accident, had been running around the corridors of Yashoda Hospital, Secunderabad, since morning to have an update...
July 12, 2014
Odisha government on Friday launched ‘Dial 102’ Service under ‘National Ambulance scheme’(NAS) aimed at providing emergency health care service to pregnant women and new born baby.Chief Mini...
June 29, 2014
Members of the Indian Medical Association, young and old, gathered at the KGH and donated blood to show their concern for patients and dispel myths associated with the gesture.‘Fine example...
June 13, 2014
The Friends To Support organisation in association with Apollo Hospitals, ISBTI, and Roche will organise a walk on World Blood Donors’ Day (June 14, Saturday) to promote voluntary blood donat...
October 15, 2014
The Ebola outbreak is “winning the race” against attempts to contain it, chief of UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER) Anthony Banbury has said. In his briefing, Mr. Banbury...
October 4, 2014
Even as the Supreme Court considers the need for living wills, a new documentary looks at the issues that haunt passive euthanasia.
September 29, 2014
Kavita Karkare, wife of former Maharashtra Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) chief Hemant Karkare who died fighting terrorists during the 26/11 attacks here, has been admitted to hospital and has slipped in...
August 25, 2014
Sexual assault victims will be provided treatment and counselling in the intensive care unit (ICU) of district hospitals where there will be least interference from public, said Health Minister U.
August 14, 2014
Home Minister Rajnath Singh was on admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here on Wednesday night with complaints of pain in his lower abdomen, sources close to him said.
July 29, 2014
Annam Gangadhar (40) and his daughter Soundarya (18) of Renjal mandal headquarters died of snake bite in the wee hours of Tuesday. They were bitten by a snake after having their dinner last n...
July 22, 2014
The Manipal Group of Hospitals is gearing up to deal with cancer, which has reached epidemic proportions. The Manipal Group of Hospitals is gearing up to deal with cancer which has already reached epidemic proportions. It is installing the latest linear accelerators at its hospitals in Goa and Manipal in the second phase, he said.
July 9, 2014
At least three persons from the district lost sight in one eye due to the alleged negligence of the authorities at the Government General Hospital in Anantapur. Five persons were reportedly operat...
June 22, 2014
Funds to be set apart to purchase requisite medicines for the victims
May 28, 2014
Members of ‘108’ Ambulance Workers’ Union here allege that ambulances in the district are frequently used for shifting patients from one government hospital to another rather than attending to eme...