22 Dec 2014
Kolkata: A seven-member medical board has been formed at the state-run SSKM Hospital to monitor the health of West Bengal Sports and Transport minister Madan Mitra who was arrested by the CBI in connection with the Saradha scam, hospital officials said.
22 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Government proposes to increase wage ceiling for availing Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) benefits under the ESI Act after improving medical services, Lok Sabha was informed on Monday.
20 Dec 2014
New Delhi: With the slump in the temperature and cold winds sweeping across the national capital, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has geared up to provide night shelters to the patients and their relatives who fail to get a bed and have to camp outside the premiere institution.
01 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Former Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee's ambitious proposal of setting up medical colleges across the country has been dropped, Lok Sabha was told on Monday.
09 Dec 2014
Washington: Burning the midnight oil may harm you! Sleep deprivation can cause damage to cells, especially in the liver, lung and small intestine, according to a new study.
19 Dec 2014
Chandigarh: Stressing upon the need to maintain oral hygiene, Punjab Health and Family Welfare Minister Surjit Kumar Jayani on Friday asked doctors to ensure that the people of Punjab have good dental health.
17 Dec 2014
Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh government would set up a three-member committee to prepare a manual listing guidelines for colleges on conducting industrial tours, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said.
04 Dec 2014
Guwahati: Assam government would introduce a total health care package for families belonging to Below Poverty Line (BPL), Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said on Thursday.
16 Dec 2014
Kolkata: Amidst a move by the central government to decriminalise attempt to suicide, international human rights body Amnesty on Tuesday appealed to the government to release Manipur's ' Iron Lady' Irom Sharmila immediately and unconditionally.
15 Dec 2014
Bhopal: Faced with an acute shortage of medical staff, including doctors in state hospitals, the Madhya Pradesh government will recruit 1,271 medicos through the State Public Service Commission.