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“NCDs affect rich & poor alike, not the disease of aged...

Mentioned Dr Laxmikant Palo, Regional Director-SE Asia & Country Director-India in a detailed interaction with the BioVoice News. Read the details..........

NCDs account for higher number of deaths among adolescents in India

The analysis conducted by The George Institute for Global Health shows that for both younger and older adolescent boys and for older adolescent girls, non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and injuries are responsible for a higher number of deaths..........

Mentoring frontline health workers as the champions of NCD prevention

National consultation highlights the need to optimize the skills of health workforce to tackle non-communicable diseases in India......

Govt to boost strategies to contain diabetes & hypertension

India is the first country to implement the NCD Global Monitoring Framework and has now initiated a series of programs to screen the non-communicable diseases..........

Estimated 17 % of Indian cancer patients report disease at last...

The Government of India is implementing “Tertiary Care Cancer Centre” Scheme to assist in establishing State Cancer Institutes (SCI) and Tertiary Care Cancer Centres (TCCC) in different parts of the country.....

George Institute & Arogya World join hands for first of its...

Multi-stakeholder forum to work on a national salt reduction strategy initiated at the event attended by the health secretary, Mr C K Mishra and many other experts....

BioVoice eMag February 2017 Issue-9 Volume-1

BioVoice eMag February 2017 Issue-9 Volume-1: This edition of BioVoice in its detailed cover story highlights the gains and pains of the budget 2017. The...

ICMR survey on diabetic patients in India reveals variations in prevalence

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) in the latest survey focused on diabetes across various states in India has revealed the variation of prevalence from 4 percent to 13 percent....

“We plan to strengthen our diabetes product portfolio by 2018”

Mentioned Mr Edgard A. Olaizola who serves as the Managing Director of Eli Lilly and Company (India) since September 1, 2013. Mr Olaizola has with him over 13 years of diversified experience in Lilly.....

Cocktail of genetic & lifestyle factors put young Indians at risk

The results of two new studies revealed at a conference in Delhi show that prompt intervention can help lower blood sugar and ‘bad’ cholesterol....