Healthcare industry on Friday welcomed the government's decision to slash corporate tax, and said rationalisation of tax structure will provide much-awaited booster dose to the sector.
India, long associated with the spread of superbug New Delhi metallo-beta lactamase-1 and extensively drug-resistance tuberculosis, has now been identified as one of the global hotspots of rising antibiotic resistance among animals as well.
With over 100 million smokers in India, regulations and education can be the key to provide safer alternative to tobacco smoking. Though Indian government has been planning to ban e-cigarettes in India, experts and the traders have been demanding that instead of banning these products, regulation can be the key which could help Indian get over traditional smoking which many believe is way more dangerous than e-cigarettes.
In 2012, Sequoia invested $11 million in the company over two tranches and in 2017, IDFC invested Rs 75 crore in the company.
The discontinued packages include renal angioplasty with single stent (medicated) and eversion of hydrocele sac — unilateral.
Of 216 patients tested, 32 (16%) had high levels of dangerous metals and substances, including arsenic, lead, chromium, fluoride, iron and cadmium.
Move aims at easing accreditation norms for hospitals to take healthcare facilities to remote rural areas.
A decision to this effect was taken at the ESI Corporation's 178th meeting held on Friday under the chairmanship of labour minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar.
Cancer cover based on drug regimen & not on type of cancer; better implants in cardiology & orthopaedics.
Dubbed "breakbone fever", dengue is one of the world's leading mosquito-borne illnesses and infects tens of millions across the globe annually. Around half of the planet's population live in at-risk areas, mainly in Latin America, Africa and Asia. Explosive outbreaks have ravaged Southeast Asia this year, infecting hundreds of thousands, killing hundreds, and crippling health care systems as governments struggle to contain the untreatable virus.
According to a 2018 WHO report, India is the most depressed country in the world
This facility would export to about 150 countries and will help increase the company’s market share by 10-15% internationally.
There are a couple of diseases which are on the radar of the health ministry and malaria is one of them, the Union Health Minister said.
Ashwini Kumar Choubey said the urine of the indigenous variety of cow is often used and that the Ministry of AYUSH is seriously working on it.
Over 2,500 representatives from the medical and technology sectors, public policy makers and government officials are expected to attend the twin conferences to make healthcare safer and better.
The proceeds from this round will be used to deepen Kauvery’s presence in Tamil Nadu and expand its footprint across South India.
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