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Mizoram is top State with HIV prevalence rate

🕔18:43, 14.Oct 2019

Mizoram, one of the least populated States in India, reports nine positive cases of Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) a day. Key Highlights: Mizoram State AIDS Control Society (MSACS) compiled data which show that 67.21% of the positive

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Swachh Sarvekshan 2019

🕔18:38, 14.Oct 2019

In news: Swachh Sarvekshan 2019 Swachh Sarvekshan 2019: How Peddapalli became the cleanest district in the country. Path to cleanliness: Lesson from Peddapalli This practice called “Swachh Shukravar’’ (Clean Friday)  wherein government employees and villagers get together to clean up

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The Comprehensive National Nutrition Survey

🕔10:52, 14.Oct 2019

National Nutrition Survey The first pan-India survey on nutrition levels among children conducted by the Health and Family Welfare Ministry shows a direct correlation between mothers’ education and the well-being of children. Details The Comprehensive National Nutrition Survey studied 1.2

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With 9 cases a day, Mizoram is Top State with HIV prevalence rate

🕔10:49, 14.Oct 2019

Mizoram, one of the least populated States in India, reports nine positive cases of Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) a day. Mizoram State AIDS Control Society (MSACS) compiled data which show that 67.21% of the positive cases from

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 Kayakalp Award

🕔15:51, 12.Oct 2019

In news:  Kayakalp Award Dr. Harsh Vardhan gives away Kayakalp award to Public and Private Health Facilities for high standards of sanitation and hygiene   Objectives achieved by Kayakalp scheme: It is seen from the implementation of the scheme, Cleanliness is

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New ‘YSR Aarogyasri’ health cards 

🕔16:48, 11.Oct 2019

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister said that the government would bring the treatment of 2,000 types of diseases and procedures within the ambit of its flagship program ‘YSR Aarogyasri’ from April 2020 on a pilot basis in West Godavari district. Background

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 New Aarogyasri Health Cards From December 21

🕔10:44, 11.Oct 2019

New Aarogyasri Health Card: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy said on Thursday that the government would bring the treatment of 2,000 types of diseases and procedures within the ambit of its flagship program ‘Aarogyasri’ from April next

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Nation News: ‘Assam tea estates violating labour laws’

🕔10:35, 11.Oct 2019

In News: Assam tea estates violating labour laws Occupational Health and Safety Bill; Addressing the Human Cost of Assam Tea A report by Oxfam, a confederation of independent charitable organisations focussing on the alleviation of global poverty, has flagged violation

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WHO India Country Cooperation Strategy 2019–2023

🕔17:58, 10.Oct 2019

The Union Health Ministry has launched the ‘World Health Organisation (WHO) India Country Cooperation Strategy (CCS) 2019–2023: A Time of Transition’,  With the collaboration providing a strategic roadmap for the WHO to work with the Indian government towards achieving its

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Access to Mental Health Disorders

🕔17:53, 10.Oct 2019

Mental Health Disorders The statistical report published by the World Health Organization (WHO) recently, declared India as the most depressed country in the world along with a sharp rise in the cases of suicide, anxiety, addictions and many other psychological

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