29 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Indians need general physicians to address a majority of their health problems but the country has more specialists than basic MBBS doctors, experts feel.
24 Oct 2014
Patna: With more than 30 dengue cases reported in Bihar till Friday, the Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) here has set up a separate ward for dengue patients and the state government has sounded an alert, officials said.
28 Oct 2014
Toronto: Partly due to a perception that coronary artery disease is a 'man's disease', women are more likely to delay seeking care when heart symptoms strike, a research has found.
16 Oct 2014
New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday fixed December 2 for hearing arguments on charges in a case in which former union Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss, along with others, was chargesheeted for allegedly allowing a medical college to proceed with admissions without sufficient faculty and clinical material.
27 Oct 2014
New York: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has fleshed out guidelines for the mandatory, 21-day quarantining of medical workers returning from West Africa that he and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie ordered two days earlier, bringing the state closer in line with federal protocols.
20 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Noting that India is way behind in the field of medical research, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said much more needs to be done and asked doctors passing out from AIIMS to give back to society which has "contributed" in making them what they are.
15 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed AIIMS Director to set up a medical board to review medical reports and if required clinically examine self-styled godman Asaram Bapu to ascertain whether interim bail should be granted to him in the Jodhpur rape case.
25 Aug 2014
Kanpur: Six medical college hospitals in Uttar Pradesh will be modernized and converted into super-speciality facility on the lines of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said in Kanpur.
18 Oct 2014
Lahore: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday said his government wants peace within and outside the country's borders to achieve economic development.
12 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Government is looking at relaxing the FDI policy for the cash-starved medical devices sector to attract more investments and boost domestic manufacturing. Inter-ministerial consultations are on to liberalise the foreign direct investment policy for the sector “which badly needs foreign investment”, sources said.