User: esg Topic: Health
Category: Diseases :: Communicable :: Tuberculosis
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Provide huge funds for advanced research on TB: Cong to Govt 29.3.2017 DNA: Health
Huge funds should be allocated for research organisations to discover advanced vaccines to tackle the dreaded tuberculosis (TB), a Congress member sought in the Rajya Sabha today.
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Public policy, private care 28.3.2017 FrontLine: Cover Story
A careful reading of the National Health Policy 2017 reveals that its stated goals are just window dressing for the continuation of the state’s role as the steward of the private sector. By IMRANA QADEER and ARATHI P.M.
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Poverty amidst plenty 28.3.2017 FrontLine: Cover Story
Chennai has a surfeit of medical facilities, but access to health care for the poor and needy remains an issue. By R.K. RADHAKRISHNAN
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‘Focus on products for poor, result-oriented research’ 28.3.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
The Institute of Microbial Technology (IMTECH), a premium laboratory of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), recently got a new director, Dr Anil Koul.
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Significant drop in TB cases 27.3.2017 Hindu: Visakhapatnam
Awareness campaign, other steps yielding the desired result in the district
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Incentives for private TB doctors 26.3.2017 BusinessLine - News
The Centre is mulling incentives for private doctors who treat tuberculosis patients, and financial benefits and free medicines to those visiting them, under its “aggressive” strategy to eliminate th...
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Miles to go in the fight against tuberculosis 26.3.2017 Hindu: Home
While the incidence and mortality of TB is reducing at a slow pace the world over, drug-resistant variants such as RR-TB, MDR-TB, XDR-TB are on the rise.
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'Khoon ka Rishta' campaign enables pregnant women in Bihar avoid anaemia (Health Feature) 26.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
On the face of it, it's deceptively simple. Pregnant woman across eight districts of Bihar are given 180 iron and folic acid (IFA) tablets to prevent anaemia, a similar number of blood drop-shaped red stickers and a booklet with an outline of a baby for pasting the stickers -- one for every tablet consumed.
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Tuberculosis elimination plan: Doctors, patients to get monetary benefits 26.3.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
TB is India's 'severest' health crisis and kills an estimated 1,400 people a day
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Govt plans monetary benefits for private TB doctors, patients 26.3.2017 DNA: Health
Union Health Minister JP Nadda during an event to mark the World TB day on Friday had announced the NSP will be finalised within a month.
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My battle with TB: Saurabh Rane 26.3.2017 Hindu: Home
India is the tuberculosis (TB) capital of the world, with more than 2.8 million cases. Thousands of Indians are being pushed into depression, poverty, suffering and debt every day due to this disease....
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TB time bomb: the price of policy inertia 26.3.2017 Hindu: Home
India’s TB burden is exacerbated by the government’s refusal to augment resources and enable access to newer drugs
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Collector’s beef remark sparks controversy 25.3.2017 Hindu: News
Protein shortage due to changed dietary habits, he said
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Big B campaigns for tuberculosis-free India 25.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has voiced support for a government campaign that works towards a tuberculosis-free India.
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Want to end TB? Diagnose and treat all forms of the disease 25.3.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
TB today are both preventable and treatable
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1 in 5 TB cases reported by pvt docs 25.3.2017 DNA: Health
Revised National Tuberculosis Programme used web application NIKSHAY to make monitoring of the disease easy
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Target to end TB termed over-ambitious 25.3.2017 DNA: Health
India accounts for 27 per cent of the global TB burden of 1.04 crore new cases every year (which is 28 lakh Indian patients) and 5,22,000 (29 per cent) of 18 lakh global deaths
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Committed to achieving zero TB deaths: Nadda 25.3.2017 New Kerala: India News
Committed to achieving zero TB deaths: Nadda
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Sharp rise in Multi-Drug Resistant TB cases 25.3.2017 Hindu: News
Becomes a major public health concern
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World TB day observed 25.3.2017 Hindu: Home
Stress on strict adherence to medicine schedule
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