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World Alzehiemer's Day: Noise pollution increases risk of dementia, doctors say

Doctors say with India fast racing towards becoming the most populated country in the world, and with improved healthcare delivery mechanism, aged population is on the rise in the country

Published on 21st September 2021

 IIT Bombay gets Rs 1.7 Cr grant to work on early identification of how severe COVID can be in a patient

The donation is for a period of two years and aims to aid the healthcare sector manage and handle caseloads in the future

Published on 26th August 2021

New LinkedIn data shows that India's hiring rate has recovered moderately 

Some of the dominant industries on LinkedIn that are actively hiring are Finance, Corporate Services, Manufacturing, Healthcare, and Hardware and Networking

Published on 6th July 2021

Misuse of antibiotics soared in India during COVID pandemic: Study

In India, an unregulated private sector accounts for 75 per cent of healthcare and 90 per cent of antibiotic sales, allowing for antibiotic overprescription

Published on 2nd July 2021

India's COVID-19 rate still manageable compared to the developed world: PM Modi

He underlined the focus of the government on strengthening healthcare, citing the fact that about Rs 15,000 crore was allocated for healthcare during the first wave of COVID-19

Published on 1st July 2021

Doctors' Day 2021: WHO lauds tireless efforts of healthcare workers amid COVID-19 pandemic

The WHO regional director also expressed her condolences to the families of those healthcare workers who had succumbed to the pandemic

Published on 1st July 2021

ICMR-approved COVID testing kit SENSIT exhibits 86-100% specificity, has shelf life of 24 months

This ICMR approved kit is a chromatographic immunoassay, which allows the healthcare personnel to visually read the test result

Published on 19th June 2021

How COVID-19 affected the elderly: IIT Madras study finds out the adverse impact of lockdowns

The research calls for greater investment from the government in public healthcare so that the effects of the pandemic on the elderly are mitigated

Published on 14th June 2021

These Chennai students are helping bring a smile to the faces of healthcare workers amid COVID. Here's how

Vedika Agarwal and her friends started Project Joy to send handmade gratitude cards to healthcare workers in Chennai in the hope to spread some smiles

Published on 9th June 2021

UK's drug regulator approves Pfizer BioNTech COVID vaccine for children above 12 years

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) said the decision followed a "rigorous review" of safety and effectiveness in the lower age groups 

Published on 4th June 2021

Google and HCA healthcare to use 'patient data' to develop healthcare algorithms

The data will be used to build programmes that could inform medical decisions made by healthcare providers

Published on 27th May 2021

India's vaccination count crosses 18 crore mark today, says Health Ministry

These vaccine doses include 96,27,650 Healthcare Workers (HCWs) who have taken the first dose and 66,22,040 HCWs who have been administered the second dose

Published on 15th May 2021

UCMS Teachers' Association seeks martyr status for healthcare workers who died of COVID-19

The letter addressed to CM Kejriwal stated that it was the state's responsibility to honour the sacrifices of the healthcare professionals

Published on 13th May 2021

Delhi HC issues notice on PIL seeking welfare of children orphaned due to COVID-19

The petition also sought direction to grant appropriate financial compensation to the family members of those citizens who have lost their lives after being denied access to healthcare facilities

Published on 10th May 2021

COVID-19 vaccination for people in 18-44 age group begins at some private hospitals 

Fortis Healthcare, in a statement, had said people in the 18-44 age group will be administered Covaxin for Rs 1,250, which will include the cost of vaccine and administration charges

Published on 1st May 2021

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