Thursday, December 3, 2020

Health & Fitness

Vidyut Jammwal advocates going back to wheel for fitness

New Delhi: No other fitness icon in India has showcased the kind of variety in their workout regimen as much as Vidyut Jammwal. One of...

Goa extends Rs 50 lakh insurance cover to health workers

Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Sunday said an insurance cover of Rs 50 lakh has been extended to all health workers who...

Over 5,000 jobless Dental Surgeons appeal J&K Govt to create vacancies

Jammu: More than 5,000 jobless Dental Surgeons have appealed to the Jammu and Kashmir Government to create vacancies as they are on the verge...

Blood donation is best way of serving mankind: Dr Harsh Vardhan

New Delhi: Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Harsh Vardhan on Friday said that in view of Covid-19 pandemic and restrictions due to...

Doctors remove 24-kg tumour from woman’s abdomen

Shillong: A 24-kg tumour was removed from the abdomen of a woman by doctors at a hospital in Meghalaya's West Garo Hills district, officials...

Mothers should continue to breastfeed infants even if they are COVID-19 positive: WCD

New Delhi: The Women and Child Development Ministry has instructed all field functionaries and healthcare providers to reassure mothers to initiate and continue to...

J&K Govt establishes 12 AMRIT Pharmacies across UT

Srinagar: The Government of Jammu and Kashmir, with an aim to reduce Out Of Pocket Expenditure for the consumers, has established twelve AMRIT Pharmacies...

80% of Indians not aware if infected with viral B and C hepatitis

New Delhi: Hepatitis has become a global health problem yet an estimated 80 per cent of persons with chronic viral B and C hepatitis...

World Hepatitis Day: Fast-tracking elimination of hepatitis B among mothers, children

Geneva: The proportion of children under five years of age chronically infected with hepatitis B (HBV) dropped to just under 1 per cent in...

New pictorial warnings to be mandatorily displayed on tobacco products from Dec 1, 2020

New Delhi: The Centre has issued two new sets of specified health warnings for all tobacco product packs through an amendment in the Cigarettes...

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