User: esg Topic: Health
Category: Diseases :: Communicable :: Malaria
Last updated: Oct 22 2017 01:51 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Be on guard against seasonal diseases, officials told 21.10.2017 Hindu: News
Ananda Babu directs them to organise medical camps in all villages in Agency area
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IISc: new tool to diagnose malaria 21.10.2017 Hindu: Science
The tool tests the rigidity of the cell
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Aadhar card not mandatory to get ration in Jharkhand: Minister 21.10.2017 Zee News : States
The Jharkhand government today said Aadhaar card was not mandatory to collect food grains from the public distribution system after a 11-year-old girl allegedly died of starvation.
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Aadhaar card not mandatory to get ration in Jharkhand: State food minister 21.10.2017 News
Any card, including a driver's license and voter ID card or any specified card, is permissible for procuring food grains, he said
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No change in essential drugs' ceiling price calculation: Govt 20.10.2017 All Economy & Policy Stories
The Dept of Pharmaceuticals said that it is considering medicines that have become non-scheduled drugs to be sold
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India among worst hit as pollution gets deadlier than wars, AIDS 20.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
An estimated nine million people died worldwide in 2015 due to diseases caused by pollution -- the biggest cause globally of all premature deaths -- more than AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined and even more disastrous than all violence, with India and China contributing to 5.4 million of the pollution-related mortalities, a study has found.
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Malaria tests now in 10 secs at Rs 10: All you need to know about this kit 20.10.2017 Business Standard: Front Page Headlines
Testing system has accuracy of 90%; can also be developed for other diseases, including dengue
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Faith and medicine 20.10.2017 Hindu: Letters
While the editorial (“Of faith and fever”, Oct. 18) rightly recognises the importance of evidence in medical decision-making, it seems to undermine the value of ancient medical texts as sources of suc...
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Now, a mobile phone-mounted device for quick malaria detection 18.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
A mobile phone mounted with a super-cheap paper microscope can detect presence of malarial parasites in the blood in 10 seconds, says an Indian researchers' team, which has developed a system that archives data and maps real-time distribution of the disease in a particular locality.
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Dengue in Jammu: 88 test positive in 11 days; 336 cases reported since July 18.10.2017 Business Standard: News Now
As many as 88 people were tested positive for dengue during the past 11 days here, taking the total number of such patients in the state since July to 336, officials said. Out of the 88 tested positive for dengue since October 7, 71 are residents of the Jammu district, seven of Sabma, six Kathua, two Udhampur and one each of Rajouri and Doda districts, they said. At 292, Jammu has recorded the highest number of cases since July, when it was first reported this year. It was followed by Kathua (12), Samba (11), Rajouri, Udhampur, Doda (six each), and Poonch and Kishtwar (one each), the officials said. They said one case of dengue was reported from Kashmir. The officials said 2,023 tests were conducted till yesterday and so far 336 people including 111 children and 84 women were tested positive for dengue, while 268 reports are still awaited. However, there was no fresh case of swine flu which claimed three lives in the Jammu region since July, the officials said. Hea
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3 swine flu cases detected till October 15 18.10.2017 DNA: Top News
Only three H1N1 cases were detected in the first two weeks of October. This year, in August the number of swine flu cases were 122 and in September there were 33 cases. Of the 33 cases last month, 27 cases were detected till September 15. The number of swine flu cases has gone down drastically. Within 15 days the city has recorded 124 dengue cases and 287 malaria cases in the month of October this year. Speaking about the H1N1 cases, Dr Mini Khetrepal, head of epidemiology cell, said, "It also depends upon the climatic changes in the season. A lot of variations can be seen in the climatic conditions. There has been a drastic drop in the number of swine flu cases this month compared to any other month this year. The data is only of those who are admitted in civic-run hospital. " According to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) health department, the city recorded 164 dengue cases in the first 15 days of September. As per the BMC's health department every year, there has been an increase in the ...
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Malaria back with renewed sting 17.10.2017 Hindu: News
Spike in indigenous cases in some districts due to undetected cases among migrant labourers
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Officers, Staff and Drivers of DGHS pledge to drive safely 17.10.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Officers, Staff and Drivers of DGHS pledge to drive safely
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Dengue claims two more lives 17.10.2017 Hindu: News
Two more persons, including a 26-year-old Manipuri woman, have succumbed to dengue in the Capital, even as the number of people affected by the vector-borne disease this season has risen to 5,220, as...
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Malaria among migrants: Health Dept. found wanting 16.10.2017 Hindu: Home
Delay in diagnosis; patients leave State without treatment
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With adulteration in traditional medicine becoming grave concern, time for Ayush Ministry to take action 15.10.2017 DNA: Health
In 2015, Chinese scientist Youyou Tu won the Nobel Prize for medicine for her application of traditional Chinese medicine to create a modern-day malaria medicine.
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Climate change may spur diseases like zika, malaria, dengue 13.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Aside from inflicting devastating natural disasters, climate change can also spur outbreaks of infectious diseases like zika, malaria and dengue fever, says a new study.
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AP CM reviews meeting on seasonal diseases, tribal health camp 13.10.2017 New Kerala: India News
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) , October 12 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday reviewed presentation on seasonal diseases and tribal health at the camp office in Vijayawada.
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Corpn. kicks off mass cleaning drive 13.10.2017 Hindu: National
Civic body forms 200 teams; deploys 331 fogging machines and removes 174 tonnes of scrap
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Viral fever claims one more life in Chittoor district 12.10.2017 Hindu: National
Officials say situation in some villages is alarming
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