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New Delhi: Concerned that only doctors can enquire into cases of medical negligence, a parliamentary panel has recommended that all such cases should be inquired into by a committee of experts drawn from various fields and experience including social activists and patient’s representatives.
New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi, who was admitted to the AIIMS here on Monday night after she complained of uneasiness in the Lok Sabha, has been discharged from the hospital, a senior doctor said.
New Delhi: A little over 30 per cent of adolescent boys and 55.8 per cent of adolescent girls in India suffer from anaemia, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad told the Lok Sabha on Friday.
New Delhi: A total of 6,000 vials of yellow fever vaccine were distributed in India in July to tide over its shortage, the Lok Sabha was informed.
New Delhi: India has recorded 15,893 dengue cases in 2013, a sharp increase from last year, health ministry figures show.
New Delhi: Scientists at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru have designed a pen shaped, needleless drug delivery device that uses supersonic shock waves for the painless delivery of medicines into the body.
New Delhi: A sample survey by the government, conducted in schools in three cities, has shown that more than one per cent of children suffer from diabetes, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad informed the Lok Sabha on Monday.
New Delhi: Around 5.5 lakh patients in the country require dialysis or kidney transplant, according to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).
New Delhi: The central government has asked state governments to set up state-level nutrition councils to address the problem of malnutrition, the Lok Sabha was informed on Friday.
New Delhi: An estimated 61.3 million people in India suffer from diabetes, Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said on Friday.