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CM, cabinet to take Covid vaccine: Kerala Health Minister

Thiruvananthapuram, March 1 | Kerala Health Minister K.K. Shailaja on Monday said that in a day or two Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, ministers and...

Big B thanks fans for concern over his health

Mumbai, March 1 | Bollywood veteran Amitabh Bachchan has thanked fans who expressed concern following his blog announcement that he was undergoing a surgery.The...

UK reports big rise in mental health issues amid Covid lockdown

London, Feb 28 | Mental health issues have grown drastically amid the coronavirus lockdown in Britain, local media reported on Saturday."What we perceive as...

Sirtex Medical receives positive recommendation from National Institute for Health and...

NICE recommends SIR-Spheres® Y-90 microspheres as an option for treating unresectable advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in adults WOBURN, Mass., Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/...

Health official among first Thai to get Covid jab

Bangkok, Feb 27 | Thai Permanent Secretary for Public Health Kiatiphum Wongrajit will become the first in the country to receive the Covid vaccine...

Google AI helping improve maternal health, save wildlife

New Delhi, Feb 27 | Researchers from Google Research and IIT Madras have designed an AI technology that could provide an indication of women...

ARMMAN scales its AI efforts to improve maternal and child health...

- A US$530,00 grant, and collaboration with Google Research, will support ARMMAN's goal of reaching 300,000 women and children in 2021 through mMitra ...

Prince Harry: British press was destroying my mental health

Los Angeles, Feb 27 | Prince Harry has revealed that the British press had been destroying his mental health, citing it as a reason...

Mental health most impacted during Covid-19, says students’ survey

By Siddhi JainNew Delhi, Feb 26 (IANSlife) As the country continues to battle the coronavirus, young adults in college say that their mental well-being...

Advanced Aesthetic Technologies, Inc.’s Algeness® Chosen as a Top Finalist in...

BROOKLINE, Mass., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Aesthetic Technologies, Inc. (AAT), a leader in aesthetic gel implant technology, is proud to announce that...

Over 1.23 cr Covid-19 vaccine doses administered: Health Ministry

New Delhi, Feb 24 | The cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered to healthcare and frontline workers in the country has crossed 1.23...

Pandemic effect: India pushes to upgrade critical care health infra

New Delhi, Feb 24 | The COVID-19 induced pandemic revealed major creaks in healthcare systems across the globe. In India, the void of a...

The abundant health benefits of mint leaves

By Puja GuptaNew Delhi, Feb 24 (IANSlife) Pudina (mint) is one of the oldest culinary herbs known to humans. It has remarkable medicinal properties...

Meitra Hospital unveils the new spirit of Health, Hope & Happiness

KOZHIKODE, India, Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kozhikode-based Meitra Hospital refreshes its spirit and brand identity that firmly represents its 'people-first approach' to address...

New Research Highlights the Potential of Transforming Healthcare with Mobile EEG...

Recent publications in Frontiers of Neuroscience, Scientific Report and Neurophysiologie Clinique validate the use of Muse® as a mobile EEG device to measure brain health...

Covid far from over, keep wearing masks: Health experts

New Delhi, Feb 22 | As people in different parts of the country have started taking Covid precautions lightly with many seen not...

K’taka health workers must take Covid jab to prevent second wave:...

Bengaluru, Feb 21 | Taking serious note of sluggish Covid vaccination drive for health workers and frontline workers, Karnataka Health Minister K. Sudhkar on...

No need for another lockdown as of now: K’taka Health Minister

Bengaluru, Feb 20 | Allaying fears of another round of lockdown in Bengaluru, Karnataka Health Minister K. Sudhakar said on Saturday that there is...

IBM considering to sell its $1B Watson Health business: Report

San Francisco, Feb 20 | IBM is mulling to sell its Watson Health business that is generating nearly $1 billion in annual revenue but...

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and CSIR sign MoU to promote...

New Delhi, Feb 19 | Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India have signed a Memorandum of...

Professional help needed: Kohli on mental health in cricket

New Delhi, Feb 19 | India captain Virat Kohli has said that he would like to see more mental health awareness in cricket.Kohli said...

25 health workers receive Covid-19 vaccines in New Zealand

Wellington, Feb 19 | A total of 25 health workers on Friday became the first people to receive the Covid-19 vaccine in New Zealand.The...

Over 4.6 lakh health workers get second dose of Covid vax:...

New Delhi, Feb 18 | The Union Health Ministry announced that 3,17,190 people, including healthcare and frontline workers, were vaccinated on Thursday across all...

Now Haldiram’s enter into health food biz

New Delhi, Feb 18 | Food and Beverage Company Haldiram's has entered into India's health food biz to tap into the rising consumption of...

WHO for health workers’ training to boost vaccination in Africa

Nairobi, Feb 18 | A seamless roll-out of Covid-19 vaccine in Africa hinges on improving the knowledge of the continent's frontline health care workers...

Vax-Immune Diagnostics Takes Innovative Women’s Health Diagnostic Device to European Markets...

HOUSTON, Feb. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Vax-Immune Diagnostics announces today it has received CE Mark approval for its first-in-class medical device, LabReady® GBS. LabReady's Group B Strep...

Coronavirus variants spreading rapidly in Germany, health minister warns

Berlin, Feb 18 | The more contagious variants of coronavirus are spreading rapidly in Germany, Minister of Health Jens Spahn told journalists here.In particular,...

Plan to have more Covid-19 vaccination sites: Health Ministry

New Delhi, Feb 17 | The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Wednesday said that there is a plan to increase...

Over 91 lakh people vaccinated till now: Health Ministry

New Delhi, Feb 17 | More than 91 lakh people have received the coronavirus vaccine till now, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare...

Over 50K inoculated in Maldives: Health officials

Male, Feb 17 | Maldives has vaccinated over 50,000 people, including 6,230 on Monday, local media reported Wednesday.Health Protection Agency's (HPA) data showed that...

Low vaccination turnout due to casual attitude: Goa Health Minister

Panaji, Feb 17 | Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane on Wednesday blamed 'casual' attitude for the low turnout for the first two phases of...

Covid-19 variant found in Gabon : Health Minister

Libreville, Feb 15 | Gabonese Minister of Health Guy Patrick Obiang Ndong on Monday announced that Gabonese researchers from the Franceville International Center for...

Offices can resume after disinfection if case reported: Health Ministry

New Delhi, Feb 14 | Offices, where a case of Covid-19 is reported on the premises can now resume work following a proper disinfection...

We could learn to live with Covid like flu: UK Health...

London, Feb 14 | UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock said that he believes new treatments and vaccines will turn the novel coronavirus into a...

Over 5L beneficiaries inoculated in 5 days: B’desh Health ministry

By Sumi KhanDhaka, Feb 12 | Nearly 5,42,309 beneficiaries in Bangladesh have received Covid-19 vaccine shots in merely five days, the...

Portugal restaurants launch initiative for health workers

Lisbon, Feb 12 | Portugal's national association of restaurants has launched an initiative to prepare and deliver meals to the frontline health workers currently...

Fitbit update brings Charge 4 health features to more users

San Francisco, Feb 11 | Wearable brand Fitbit has rolled out a major update by making new health data available to Charge 4 users...

Paid maternity leave linked to long-term health benefits

New York, Feb 10 | Paid maternity leave has major mental and physical health benefits for mothers and children -- including reduced rates of...

10-yr jail terms for breaching curbs in UK: Health Secy

London, Feb 10 | UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock has announced tough fines and jail terms up to 10 years for breaching quarantine rules...

Govt to release CoWIN version 2.0 soon: Union Health Ministry

New Delhi, Feb 6 | The Union Ministry for Health and Family Welfare said on Saturday that it will release the upgraded version of...

Covid-19 variants could impact health systems: WHO

Copenhagen, Feb 6 | Covid-19 variants discovered in several countries across the world, bear the potential to have a devastating impact on health facilities...

Aung San Suu Kyi in good health: Myanmar military

Nay Pyi Taw, Feb 6 | Former Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, who has been in detention since the military took control...

22 deaths post jab, not linked to vaccine: Health Ministry

New Delhi, Feb 5 | Almost 53 lakh Indians have been inoculated against coronavirus amid the ongoing nationwide immunisation drive, and while there have...

Health, finance among 6 ministries to reply queries in LS

By Rajnish SinghNew Delhi, Feb 5 | From textile, science and technology, health and family welfare to finance, almost six ministers will share a...

NYC’s Indian-American Health Commissioner tests Covid positive

New York, Feb 4 | Dave Chokshi, the Indian-American Health Commissioner of New York City, said that he has tested positive for the novel...

Australia postpone tour of South Africa citing health concern

Melbourne, Feb 2 | Australia's tour of South Africa next has been postponed due to the ongoing situation with regards to the Covid-19 pandemic,...

Budget to boost road, health infra and tea industry in NE:...

Guwahati, Feb 1 | Terming the Union Budget presented by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday as "excellent", the North Eastern Council of...

Govt has bypassed health, education in Budget, says Sisodia

New Delhi, Feb 1 | Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has expressed his displeasure over the Union Budget 2021-2022 presented on Monday by...

Health sector hails increased allocation, new schemes in Budget (Lead)

Hyderabad, Feb 1 | Leading health sector players on Monday hailed the Union Budget 2021-22 for increased allocation to the sector and new...

What’s in store under PM Aatmanirbhar health scheme

By Ashish SrivastavaNew Delhi, Feb 1 | Amid the biggest health crisis the nation has witnessed ever, India's Budget for health and wellness has...

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February GST collection stands at Rs 1.13 lakh Cr

New Delhi, March 1 | The gross GST revenue collected in February 2021 increased 7 per cent on a year-on-year basis to over Rs...