User: meerak Topic: Sanitation
Category: Sanitation :: Diseases
Last updated: Nov 16 2019 01:20 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Tokyo Olympics water survey shows mixed results on E.coli levels 15.11.2019 Reuters: Sports News
A survey of the water in Tokyo bay, where the swimming leg of the triathlon will be held in the 2020 Olympics, produced mixed results, with excess levels of E.coli bacteria recorded on one day, even in areas protected by underwater screens, the organisers said on ...
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The West’s myopic policies for eradication of typhoid are coming back to haunt it 30.10.2019 Scroll.in
Drug-resistant variants of the deadly disease are spreading across international borders. Should rich countries be surprised?
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Assessing Dietary Habits Is Easier Now With Blood And Urine Testing; A Study Says 28.10.2019 NDTV Food - Latest
The study found many chemical signatures or metabolites in blood and urine that can precisely reflect eating pattern and dietary intake. This can be of great help, especially for dietitians to develop...
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Patna High Court Expresses Concern Over Water-Logging, Dengue Outbreak 19.10.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Expressing grave concerns over parts of the Bihar capital being inundated for over a fortnight now and reports of people suffering from dengue, the Patna High Court on Friday directed the state...
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Study finds poor wages, housing, healthcare in Assam TEs 11.10.2019 The Assam Tribune
Study finds poor wages, housing, healthcare in Assam TEs
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'Computer Kidney' Suggests Enough Water Intake Daily 7.10.2019 NDTV Food - Latest
Kidney not only controls the water balance but also produces highly concentrated urine to get rid of waste using as little water as possible when the body is dehydrated.
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Chennai Buzz: Dengue spike in N Chennai | Treated sewage water for industries | Missing data on trees … and more 6.10.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Catch your weekly round-up of news around the city over the last seven days
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Toxic pollution in Sutlej waters puts one crore lives at stake across three states 6.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Indiscriminate dumping of industrial effluents and untreated municipal waste in the Sutlej river, and various other channels flowing into it, is causing unprecedented incidence of cancer and other health hazards in the three states of Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan.
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400 Dengue Cases, Floating Garbage As Patna Flood Nightmare Nears Day 9 5.10.2019 NDTV News - India-news
More than 400 people are being treated for dengue in Patna, parts of which remained flooded for the eighth day on Saturday following heavy rain last week, as floating animal carcasses and garbage...
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The Swachh Bharat Mission has built toilets, but failed to get people to use them 2.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Due to planning and lack of subsidies, 41% people with sanitation facilities in their houses continue to defecate in the open, says a study.
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PM Modi Receives International Award For 'Swachh Bharat' Campaign 25.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today received the Goalkeepers Global Goals Award for his government's Swachh Bharat programme. Microsoft founder Bill Gates presented the award to PM Modi at a ceremony...
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Loo Trips Every 90 Minutes, Insomnia, 100 Doctors Couldn't Tell Him Why 22.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
When Schwartz, who battles insomnia, does manage to fall asleep, he wakes up every 90 minutes to urinate copiously. Most nights he sleeps a total of four hours.
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Children’s Parliament of Uday Society carries cleanliness awareness rally 18.9.2019 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, Uday Social Development Society organised an awareness rally on the other day in the state capital. The rally was taken out to educate the communities and make them understand the importance of maintaining healthy environment. Over 100 children and youth from Jatkhedi and Bagmugliya slums participated in the drive. Children were carrying placards highlighting […]
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AstraZeneca diabetes drug granted fast track status for heart failure treatment 16.9.2019 Reuters: Money News
AstraZeneca's diabetes drug, Farxiga, has been granted fast track designation by U.S. regulators for the treatment of heart failure, boosting prospects of wider use of the drug and putting it ahead of rivals.
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Dengue Fever: Rujuta Diwekar Suggests 5 Easy-To-Follow Tips For Dengue Prevention And Recovery 10.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Dengue fever: For dengue fever prevention, make sure you keep yourself hydrated most of the times. Rujuta Diwekar says that a person is likely to catch dengue fever because of poor immunity. Here are...
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"Ex-PM Morarji Desai Consumed Cow Urine For Medicinal Benefits": Minister 8.9.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Union Minister Ashwini Choubey on Sunday said that former prime minister Morarji Desai used to consume cow urine for medicinal benefits, adding that the AYUSH Ministry is seriously working on using...
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"Super-Filter" Mussels Can Clean 25 Litres Of Water A Day, Say Scientists 18.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Seafood lovers who prize the mussel for its earthy taste and succulent flesh may be unaware of its growing potential in the fight against water pollution.
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English rendering of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s address to the Nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 73rd Independence Day- August, 15, 2019 15.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
My dear countrymen,   On this solemn day of Independence, many greetings to all countrymen. Today is also the festival of Raksha Bandhan. This centuries-old tradition expresses the love of brother and sister.
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World Biofuel Day to be observed on 10th August 2019 8.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
World Biofuel Day is observed every year on 10th of August to create awareness about the importance of non-fossil fuels as an alternative to conventional fossil fuels and highlight the various efforts made by Government in the biofuel sector.
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Need to usher nutrition revolution in the country: Vice President 3.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for ushering a nutrition revolution in the county by creating women nutrition-warriors or change leaders at the hamlet level. Addressing the gathering after presenting the Outlook Poshan Awards 2019 under the “Outlook Speak out-Poshan” program on nutrition, organised by Outlook India, here today, the Vice President said the change leaders must create awareness and provide counseling by visiting every home in villages and hamlets in rural areas.
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