Health Care
Science  /  Published 05.12.18

Deadly superbug rears head in India

Doctors have documented for the first time in India a rare but exceedingly dangerous strain of bacteria that can cause severe and untreatable infections even in healthy persons — a multi-drug-resist...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Health  /  Published 04.12.18

Tricks to manage pain

There is a myth that we use only 10 per cent of our brain, but actually we use most of our brain almost all the time. It functions tirelessly, 24 hours a day, whether we are awake or asleep. It perfor...
By Dr Gita Mathai

Health  /  Published 27.11.18

Paan caution to diabetes patients

A panel of physicians has recommended that persons with diabetes should be screened and advised against betel quid chewing, saying the habit long recognised as a risk factor for multiple cancers also ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Health  /  Published 24.11.18

Look before you do a treadmill test

A senior Indian physician has called for the elimination of stress electrocardiogram treadmill tests from routine health check-up packages, saying they may expose healthy people to unnecessary anxiety...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.04.19

Wheelchairs go off Ranchi shelves

Need a wheelchair for your ailing parent or a relative? Get ready to wait for at least a week before you can lay your hands on one in Ranchi.Almost all the 11 leading surgical equipment stores in the ...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur/Ranchi


Opinion  /  Published 26.08.18

Can robots replace human caregivers?

By The Editorial Board

Health  /  Published 20.11.18

How to really read your heart rate

Perching nervously on the edge of my sofa, I clutch my smartphone in my left hand and press my right forefinger over the camera. The device begins beeping, while numbers flash on the screen. I know no...
By Rosa Silverman / The Daily Telegraph

Odisha  /  Published 13.11.18

Vision 2025 launched at Make in Odisha Conclave

The health and family welfare department announced the launch of Vision 2025 at the Make in Odisha Conclave here on Tuesday.The programme aims to achieve health care for the people of Odisha with the ...
By Sandeep Mishra in Bhubaneswar

Health  /  Published 13.11.18

Timely therapy can help you recover from a stroke

Like clouds with their proverbial silver living, strokes too come with a golden period. Timely medical intervention and therapy can contain the damage caused by a stroke. And that stretch of time is c...
By Upala Sen

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.12.18

Dhanbad PMCH blood bank's separator stuck

The blood bank of Patliputra Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) is yet to make its blood component separation machine operational owing to the lack of trained manpower and two key pieces of equipment...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


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