December 09, 2019 10:58 am
The ministry has also asked private medical and dental colleges across the country to charge fee for only the first year from students at the time of admission.
October 07, 2019 4:36 pm
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said the digital platform will provide oral health information gathered from authentic scientific resources and connect the people to timely advise for managing any dental emergency or oral health problem.
June 10, 2019 10:26 pm
The National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill, which was introduced in December, 2017, lapsed with the dissolution of the 16th Lok Sabha.
June 02, 2019 3:49 pm
The guidelines calls for educational institution managements to ensure that no tobacco product is sold inside premises and in an area within 100 yards from the premises.
April 12, 2019 1:06 pm
On a video call, Bhatia slowly mouths his words. “Muscles in my face, shoulder and arms have become weak again. Imagine simple acts of speaking, smiling, kissing, lifting a cup. I can’t perform them easily”.
October 21, 2018 1:48 pm
This initiative of the ministry is aimed at addressing the gap between requirement and availability of professionals to handle persons with mental illnesses.
June 09, 2018 3:35 pm
The eight states which signed the MoUs to implement the Ayushman Bharat-National Health Protection Mission include Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttarakhand.
April 30, 2018 2:00 pm
Last month, the Centre had extended the duration of existing health warnings on packets of tobacco products till August 31, from its earlier deadline of March 31.
October 03, 2017 3:59 pm
The Swachhta Pakhwada, observed from February 1 to 15 this year, saw several ministries and government departments organising activities to promote hygiene in their offices, centrally funded hospitals and public health facilities across 36 states and UTs, the release said.
July 31, 2017 3:04 am
The Department of Disinvestment and Public Assets Management, under the Finance Ministry, has circulated a draft Cabinet note on disinvestment of what was once Hindustan Latex Limited.