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GIGH India unveils a road map for achieving universal care for...

To mark the World Kidney Day which falls this year on March 14, The George Institute for Global Health has presented a road map for achieving universal care for kidney diseases and identifies priority areas for kidney disease research, policy-making, and actions by the clinical community.......................

#WorldKidneyDay: Chronic Burden of Kidney Disorders in India

Prevalence of Chronic Kidney Diseases (CKDs) rising at a startling pace in India. Along with the importance of awareness for early detection of CKDs, home healthcare takes the spotlight for easy, cost-effective and convenient management of the disease............

World Leprosy Day: A multipronged approach towards early detection & rehabilitation...

Although Supreme Court has passed a couple of judgments in favour of patients with leprosy in 2018, several states in our country still deny employment benefits and privileges to these patients, writes Dr Swati Rajagopal...…………….

Leaving no one behind: A call for action to ensure migrant’s...

Migration is a social determinant of health that can impact the well-being of an individual, as well as the community at large, writes Dr Anjali Borhade on the eve of International Migrant Day that falls on 18th December...………..

World AIDS Day: Why you should know your HIV status?

HIV testing is important to know your status, for expanding treatment and ensuring that all people with HIV can lead a healthy and productive life.....................

National policy on biofuels: Govt targets 20% blending of ethanol in...

The Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Mr Dharmendra Pradhan, has informed that improvement in the supply of ethanol for the blending programme that has resulted in supplies jumping from 38 crore litres in 2013-14 to about 141 crore litres in the ongoing season...…………...

ICAR celebrates its 90th foundation day, agriculture minister lauds its role

Addressing the stakeholders at the 90th Foundation Day ceremony of Indian Council of Agricultural Research, the agriculture minister, Radha Mohan Singh praised it for the vital role in achieving government's vision of doubling farmers’ income by 2022...….

Voluntary blood donation, safety with NAT PCR testing key to patient...

On ‘World Blood Donor Day’, Roche Diagnostics India has issued a statement encouraging the use of NAT PCR tested blood to contain spread of transfusion-transmitted infections....................

Andhra Pradesh to use auto disable syringes for all clinical purposes...

Andhra Pradesh will become the first Indian state to pass an order to use auto-disable Syringes for all clinical purposes as the state government will declare itself as “Safety Injection Use State” from World Hepatitis Day on 28 July 2018..............

Interactive billboard to detect smokers, warn them of its harms

Launched to coincide with World No Tobacco Day, “This is what you are doing to your heart right now” digital billboard installed in Gurugram shows what happens inside the body of a smoker when they smoke...............