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Ahmedabad tops list of malnutrition-hit cities

Among the three major cities of Gujarat — Ahmedabad, Rajkot and Vadodara — Ahmedabad is leading by a huge margin in terms of having maximum number of children suffering from malnutrition. As per the government records till May this year, the number of malnourished children in the city is 43,820. The number is in huge […]

Drinking four glasses of wine a night can harm your health

Binge drinking is known to pose health and safety risks. In long term, it can damage the liver and other organs.


Centre forms panel to look into healthcare of tribals

Health activist from Gadchiroli Abhay Bang has been named the chairman of the panel.

CRPF dogs unable to bear the heat

Most of the 350 dogs suffer from dehydration,skin ailments; force to buy canine ambulances

Mental health a concern among the force

Under the cashless treatment scheme,treatment for 32 diseases is free at two police hospitals.

Long working hours and lack of access to proper food take its toll on Mumbai cops

Of the departments affected the most are police stations and the armed wing.


Health not on agenda for 138 of 227 corporators

Health issues take a back seat when it comes to BMC standing committee meetings.

Indian restaurant fined for rats,cockroach infestation in Aus

An Indian takeaway restaurant in Sydney has been slapped with a fine of over 97000 Australian dollar.

'Chair disease' ups injury and illness risk in office

The study found three-quarters of participants reported shoulder pain and 70% back pain.

Chemotherapy during pregnancy does not harm the baby: study

According to study more than 400 women were diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer while pregnancy.