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India tops the list, 31 per cent children stunted: Study

The Global Nutrition Report 2018 said that with 46.6 million (31 per cent) children stunted, India tops the list of countries followed by Nigeria (13.9 million) and Pakistan (10.7 million).

Europe witnesses record number of measles outbreak

In 2017, the total number of infected people across Europe was 23,927, much more than the 2016’s figure of 5273.

Zika reaches MP, Health Ministry sends team to prevent outbreak

Zika virus, transmitted through the Aedes aegypti mosquito, causes fever, skin rashes, conjunctivitis, muscleAedesand joint pain. It is harmful to pregnant women, as it can lead to microcephaly, a condition in which a baby's head is significantly smaller than expected, in newborn children.

Jan Aushadhi Mired with Bundle of Challenges

Jan Aushadhi kendras are government medical stores selling generic medicines at affordable prices.  This policy was designed to save low income group of people...

Low back pain is a silent epidemic, found common in youths

Dr Kumar said “sedentary life style, obesity, wrong dietary habits, lack of regular exercises, and use of smartphones are believed to be some of the most important reasons.”

Certified polio-free in 2014, India remains watchful

Back in March 2014, India was officially declared ‘Polio Free’ nation by the World Health Organization (WHO). Since 2016, children in India have not been vaccinated against type 2 Poliovirus. Afghanistan, Pakistan and Nigeria are still battling against the disease.

Ayurveda: Primitive Therapy for Advanced Diseases

As the saying goes, “health is wealth,” humankind strived new therapy, techniques and methods to protect from widespread and complicated diseases. In some cases,...

Nutrition is for all, not just for the bodybuilders

The health industry is progressively changing with new and improved methods on how to stay healthy. Fitness concerns indeed rest in the minds of...

Do You Know How A Chinese Love Hospital help Chinese Lovers?

Would there be any man or woman who do not want to throw away the secret lover from the life of his or her...

India to host global meet on UNICEF’s maternal and child health

The Forum will be hosted by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in collaboration with the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (PMNCH) on 12 and 13 December at Vigyan Bhavan in Delhi.
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