July 28, 2021 1:58 pm
Hepatitis is a preventable disease, and you can stay safe by taking some specific measures
July 28, 2021 1:11 pm
"HBV and Covid vaccines are not recommended to be taken together or in a gap of few days. Any other vaccine should be scheduled after two weeks of Covid vaccine dose," said an expert
July 28, 2020 1:08 pm
World Hepatitis Day 2020: Many people mistakenly think that hepatitis means viral hepatitis, and that all forms of hepatitis are contagious. Actually, the word hepatitis refers to any inflammation of the liver – the irritation or swelling of the liver cells from any cause
April 22, 2020 11:42 am
Saumitra Maur, a relative and neighbour of the patient, Purnima Maur, said he contacted a ham radio club in desperation after all efforts to buy the medicines in the locality proved futile.
July 29, 2019 2:27 pm
Union minister of state for health and family welfare Ashwini Kumar Choubey, in an event at Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College Hall, said a national relief centre has been set up to provide information on treatment and increase detection rate.
July 29, 2019 7:49 am
India is one of the few countries in the world to offer free diagnostics and life-long drugs for Hepatitis B.
July 28, 2019 8:33 am
World Hepatitis Day: While we all have heard about Hepatitis, how many of us actually know about it?
July 28, 2019 6:00 am
World Hepatitis Day 2019: Infants and young children are at the greatest risk of developing chronic (lifelong) infection if they are exposed to HBV. Approximately 30-50 per cent of children, and 90 per cent of babies are not able to fight off the virus and will develop chronic infection.
July 27, 2019 7:07 pm
World Hepatitis Day: Hepatitis attacks the liver and in the worst case can result in cirrhosis or liver carcinoma. But not all forms of Hepatitis are alike.
March 17, 2018 5:09 pm
The minister spoke about the implementation of the Hepatitis-C programme, and said availability of free drugs against the disease has been finalised and would be launched very soon across the country, according to a ILBS statement.