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7 precautions to be taken by a high-risk pregnancy patient

April 14, 2021 5:19 pm

Accepting your condition is the first step to dealing with a high-risk pregnancy.

Safety tips for a child with Hepatitis C positive parents

July 29, 2020 4:05 pm

General recommendations for families with HCV positive members are that all patients should be vaccinated against Hepatitis A and B.

Visiting a hospital during the pandemic? Keep these pointers in mind

May 27, 2020 12:27 pm

If a visit to the hospital can't be avoided, count on these expert tips to stay safe.

Coronavirus: Are you disinfecting your furniture properly?

May 25, 2020 12:30 pm

When the job is done, clean your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If your hands are not visibly dirty, an alcohol-based hand sanitiser that contains at least 60 per cent alcohol could also be used.

Precautions cancer patients can take to stay safe from coronavirus

April 18, 2020 11:18 am

Do not panic owing to the coronavirus outbreak. Stay in touch with your family members via phone.

Coronavirus: Attending an event or meeting? Consider these WHO precautions

March 11, 2020 11:45 am

All sections of our society – including businesses and employers – must play a role if we are to stop the spread of this disease, said WHO.

Biomarker that can predict diabetes risk identified

September 17, 2013 1:17 pm

Study reveals the markers can be given to people as nutritional supplements.

Doctors ask heart,asthma patients to be take special care

December 31, 2010 1:46 am

With the dip in temperature in the region,doctors have advised those suffering from heart problems,asthma and arthritis to take extra precautions.

Asian countries pledge common fight against flu

May 08, 2009 9:38 am

Asian countries will increase stockpiles of medicine to fight the H1N1 flu virus and look at ways to share essential supplies in the event of an emergency.

Asian Govts wary in face of swine flu threat

April 28, 2009 5:14 pm

Across Asia,people are closely following the global spread of swine flu from Mexico and preparing for the worst after the WHO raised its alert level for the outbreak.


Lance Naik's condition worsened despite all measures: R.R. Hospital

February 11, 2016 2:50 pm

New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): The Research and Referral Hospital of the Indian Army on Thursday said Lance Naik Hanamanthapa's neuro functions and heart functions worsened despite all precautions, eventually leading to his death. R.R. Hospital Director Lt. Gen. Duhan said when they received Lance Naik Hanamthappa in an intubated state on February 9, his body temperature was normal but his blood pressure was very low. Lt. Gen Duhan further said that all these cells, which had already become fragile and consisted of toxin because of working in very cold environment without glucose and oxygen, had produced a lot amount of toxins. Four days after he was found alive in Siachen, Lance Naik Hanamanthappa died in the hospital on Thursday morning.