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WHO calls for urgent action across South East Asia to tackle...

Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, WHO Regional Director for South-East Asia in her World Hepatitis Day message called for an urgent action to find, test and treat the missing millions suffering viral hepatitis and achieve the time-bound targets of regional action plan...…………….

WHO includes ‘gaming disorder’ as mental health condition

The World Health Organization has taken cognizance of studies suggesting the deteriorating of physical or psychological health due to enormous time spent in playing games rather than any physical activity................

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...............

Nurses’ safety is crucial to ensure quality patient care, say experts

Work practices such as administration of injections, blood sampling, needle recapping and disposal, treatment of trash, are some activities responsible for needlestick injuries and infections............

World Congress on Nanomedicine & Nanotechnology in Healthcare

Abu Dhabi/New Delhi: ME Conferences is organizing the “World Congress on Nanomedicine and Nanotechnology in Healthcare” during 17-19 September 2018 at Abu Dhabi, UAE. The...

Malaria eradication a realistic goal in the next 10-15 years, says...

With an estimated 216 million cases of malaria occurring across 91 countries in 2016, halting the transmission of the malaria parasite is a critical step to achieving this goal.................

World Malaria Day: WHO calls for sustained high-level commitment to beat...

The WHO Regional Director for South-East Asia has called for expanding national malaria programmes’ reach to disadvantaged or neglected communities, including tribal, migrant or mobile populations..............

The Qutub Minar turns red for World Hemophilia Day

Delhi’s iconic monument, Qutub Minar was lit up with red lights as part of the World Hemophilia Day campaign to increase awareness and understanding of this genetic disease in the society.............