Anuradha Mascarenhas The Indian Express Group
Tuesday 20 August '13Pune, home to an H1N1 outbreak in 2009, is battling a fresh one with 232 found positive since January.
Thursday 15 August '13The Indian Medical Association (Pune branch) will file a writ petition in the Supreme Court challenging certain rules in the sections of the Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PCPNDT)...
Thursday15 August '13Doctors are pulled up for technical lapses and incorrect form filling
Sunday11 August '13The nation-wide weekly iron folic acid supplementation programme launched in January this year faced a few hiccups with more than 100 students facing side effects like nausea and abdominal pain with v...
Saturday10 August '13In a first, a US patent has been awarded to Serum Institute of India and the University of Pune (UoP) for using a herb used in Ayurvedic medicine, Ashwagandha, as a vaccine adjuvant
Wednesday7 August '13Organ donation day on aug 6: State made it mandatory for hospitals to report brain-dead patients, but waiting list long
Tuesday6 August '13Nine hospitals already on the list to provide additional facilities
Saturday3 August '13It seems that among the migrant workers of Beed district, bearing a son is a must for women.
Friday2 August '13documents like degree certificates and registration with medical councils will be checked
Thursday1 August '13The Judicial Magistrate First Class, Baramati, Wednesday convicted Dr Vidya Patale, 75, in a PCPNDT case and sentenced her to undergo 13 months’ imprisonment
Wednesday31 July '13The Maharashtra Medical Council (MMC), which had 900 odd complaints of medical negligence to clear, has managed to sort out a majority of them.
Friday19 July '13It has been a year now that 34-year-old Jatin Sejpal did not need blood transfusions, thanks to a new treatment offered by a city-based doctor to treat thalassaemia major.
Friday19 July '13A landlord harassing a woman at her Kharadi apartment, an alcoholic husband taunting his wife at Pimpale Gurav or a call from Nashik where a newly wed woman is ditched by her husband, the women's help...
Thursday18 July '13National Institute of Virology (NIV) will conduct a nation-wide survey to detect the presence of the Crimean Congo Haemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) in domestic animals after the highly contagious disease ide...
Wednesday17 July '13A new study shows that anxiety disorders significantly impair a patient’s and his family’s quality of life
Wednesday17 July '13As many as 1,000 chapatis will be rolled out in an hour and freshly cooked hot meals will be served twice a day apart from breakfast and afternoon tea.
Sunday14 July '13A unique pilot study by the National AIDS Research Institute (NARI) has found that regular practice of Sudarshan Kriya meditation technique and breathing exercise, has worked positively with HIV affec...
Saturday13 July '13The Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics (GIPE) and Directorate of Census Operations, Maharashtra, will set up a workstation for research on micro data from the census
Friday12 July '13As the World Population Day this year focused on awareness on adolescent pregnancy, a Pune Municipal Corporation family welfare bureau survey found at least 4,237 girls 15 to 19 years of age who are m...
Thursday11 July '13‘A small dip in pollutant level can prevent many cases’
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