Antibiotic resistance simply put is when infection-causing bacteria is not killed by an antibiotic that was effective earlier, the bacteria continue to thrive. Treatment options shrink further when multiple antibiotics […]
IHR are an instrument for the world to have a robust protocol for prevention, reporting, information sharing and preparedness. India is committed to becoming IHR compliant in 2016. The Goa […]
A recent study by the WHO shows that a significant population of Indian subcontinent breathes air with much higher particulate matter that is lesser than 2.5 micrometre (PM2.5) in size […]
There are several antiquated, discriminatory provisions in the Indian laws violating the rights of leprosy affected persons.
RNTCP or the Revised National Tuberculosis Control Program is the state-run tuberculosis control initiative of the Government of India.
The term liquid biopsy refers to detecting bits of cancer DNA circulating in the blood They could be a simple way to sample tumor DNA in the blood to see […]
The active ingredient in deworming pill. Nobel prize The drug’s inventors recently received a Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. William C. Campbell and Satoshi Ōmura discovered a new drug, […]
The Union Health Ministry took the decision on Friday as part of reforms to the handling of blood units in the country. In a major modification to the National Blood […]
In a first-of-its-kind initiative, the Mangaluru City Corporation in Karnataka will officially unveil its IT-based initiative to track and control malaria cases on October 17.