User: meerak Topic: Sanitation
Category: Sanitation :: Diseases
Last updated: Dec 23 2018 22:47 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Watch: Madhya Pradesh Minister Picks Up Spade, Clean Dry Waste 21.1.2020 NDTV News - Cities
A Madhya Pradesh minister on Monday took a spade to clean garbage near a warehouse in Indore, which has been named India's cleanest city four times in a row, and videos of the act went viral on social...
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10 Children Die Of "Mysterious Disease" In J&K's Udhampur, Say Officials 18.1.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
At least 10 children have died of a mysterious disease and six others taken seriously ill in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir, a senior officer said today, as various teams of doctors are...
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Kidney Stone Home Remedies: 8 Tips That Work Better Than Beer For Passing Out Kidney Stones 16.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Kidney stone home remedies: If you get symptoms of stones, make sure you get a diagnosis as early as possible. Lemon water, apple cider vinegar and pomegranate juice are some effective remedies that...
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305 health centres to be upgraded to HWCs 14.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
305 health centres to be upgraded to HWCs
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Drug awareness drive held 12.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Drug awareness drive held
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Stay safe this monsoon 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
It’s been a bit since the rains have hit our city and the clouds have been generous so far. So did you soak yourself in the first showers of these monsoons? Or take a stroll down your lane and let the pleasant breeze hit your face? The sudden change in weather that this season brings is always welcome; specially post the scorching summer heat. But while the monsoon comes as an awaited season round the year, it is also a fertile one for most germs and diseases to spread. With a few precautions, you can enjoy a healthy monsoon.  Watch the water: Come rains and water borne diseases are always on a surge. Boil or filter it, but ensure that you consume water that is absolutely clean. Prevent the purchase of water from outside, however, if it is essential pick up packaged drinking water only. “It is important to clean your filter often. Majority of the people never do this,” says Mumbai based physician Dr. Jay Vora. A heavy downpour leads to water that often remains stagnant and becomes a breeding ground for ...
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This 25-Minute Smartphone Test Can Help Spot Urinary Tract Infections 9.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Similar in principle to a pregnancy test, the test using smartphone cameras can identify the presence of harmful E. coli bacteria in a urine sample in just 25 minutes.
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AR organises cleanliness drive 6.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
AR organises cleanliness drive
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A writer recounts his experience with a disorder that leaves him gasping for breath in his sleep 16.12.2019 Scroll.in
My heart was fine. My blood was fine. But I felt like I was dying.
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Bengaluru Buzz: Drinking water contamination | Bus lane violators fined | Protest by Hulimavu flood-affected..and more 3.12.2019 Citizen Matters
After the recent BIS report, another study has found that drinking water in Bengaluru is severely contaminated. Read more on this and other news from the city over the past week, in our roundup
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In rural Jharkhand and Rajasthan, a social audit reveals the health problems plaguing young girls 30.11.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
A social campaign highlighted issues of child marriage, early pregnancies and girls’ access to hygienic toilets.
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India and China are alike in one other way – their toilet revolutions have been incomplete 21.11.2019 Scroll.in
In the rush to become ‘open defecation free’, cities are taking quick fixes that are making matters worse.
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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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