User: spoornim Topic: Health
Category: General Wellbeing
Last updated: Nov 18 2017 17:32 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Antibiotic resistance: 'Bad bugs, no drugs' turning into reality (Nov 13-19 is World Antibiotic Awareness Week) 18.11.2017 All News-IANS Stories
With the growth of antibiotic resistance already complicating treatments for several diseases in India including common urinary tract infections, the country appears to be in an advanced position to immerse itself in the ignominy of the fast-arriving post-antibiotic world in which even common infections would once again become incurable.
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Tree-lined neighbourhood may help in reducing asthma risk 18.11.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Started experiencing breathing problems due to excessive pollution in the air surrounding your home? It is time to shift your abode to a neighbourhood with more green spaces.
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After Yogi Adityanath, Microsoft founder Bill Gates meets Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu 18.11.2017 Zee News : States
Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates had earlier met the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh.
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The superbugs of Hyderabad 18.11.2017 Hindu: Op-Ed
Effluent from pharmaceutical companies contain high concentrations of antibiotics that are turning the city’s lakes and sewers into breeding grounds of drug-resistant superbugs. Priyanka Pulla reports on a terrifying threat that could hasten the end of the antibiotic era
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CSE lauds move by Jubilant FoodWorks 18.11.2017 Hindu: News
On antibiotic misuse in meat supply
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Andhra seeks Gates' help in agriculture, health 17.11.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Andhra Pradesh has sought the cooperation of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in areas of agriculture, nutrition, health and sanitation.
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Rotary World Fest all Set for Another Smashing Festival! 17.11.2017 New Kerala: Business India
Rotary World Fest all Set for Another Smashing Festival!
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Bill Gates positive to N. Chandrababu Naidu plea for tech help 17.11.2017 Hindu: National
‘We share common vision on agricultural transformation’
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Gates foundation to help U.P. in vaccination programmes 17.11.2017 Hindu: Other States
Also to focus on maternal and child health, agricultural productivity and sanitation
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India needs to invest much more on human capital, says Bill Gates 17.11.2017 New Kerala: India News
India needs to invest much more on human capital, says Bill Gates
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These modified postures are safe, beneficial for expecting moms (Nov 17 is World Prematurity Day) 17.11.2017 All News-IANS Stories
This Prematurity Day, lets bring everyone's attention to how crucial the issue of premature birth is. Its been a leading cause of death in children below the age of five. Babies born too early are more prone to have long-term health issues.
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The new Bahubalis: Where do Indian states stand in the narrative of competitive federalism? 17.11.2017 India Today| Cover Story
India's future lies in its 29 states, the real growth drivers of the national economy. But where do these states stand in the narrative of competitive federalism?
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Run agriculture like business to transform economy: Bill Gates 17.11.2017 Education
Microsoft Co-founder and Co-Chair of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates, on Friday called for running the agriculture sector like business, saying this will be a key element in the recipe for India's economic transformation.
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Malnourishment rising in sub-Saharan Africa: UN 17.11.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Abidjan, Nov 17 (IANS/AKI) The number of people suffering from chronic undernourishment in sub-Saharan Africa has climbed, mainly due to the impact of conflict and climate change, the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAP) said.
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Only God can save us, say officials as BJP, AAP, Cong spar over Delhi smog 17.11.2017 Business Standard: Front Page Headlines
An estimated $600 mn is needed to provide farmers with alternatives, but the BJP of PM Narendra Modi and Opposition parties in power in New Delhi and nearby Punjab are squabbling over who will pay
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A bridge to opportunity 17.11.2017 Hindu: Cities
Antarang connects young adults from disadvantaged communities to education and employment opportunities, and has programmes in BMC-run schools
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Epidemic of stress 16.11.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
Work is so stressful these days, I am looking forward to my vacation, just kick back and do nothing. The stress is so bad that sometimes I grind my teeth at night. Last month, I had a terrible back pain and the doctor told me that its mainly because of stress. But its so common, I dont think I should be complaining," says Rita. She knows she is stressed, and wants to do something about it, but theres always another deadline to meet, something to do. "Yeah man, if you cant handle the heat, get out of the fire, know what I am saying? Dont do this job if you cant deal with stress. We work hard, we party hard." Harish loves his work, and has a hectic social life but of late, he feels exhausted during the day and sleepless at night. He has gained a few kilos and has started to drink a bit too much. He had a recent medical checkup and was diagnosed with high blood pressure and high cholesterol. Stress is a word commonly used to describe the feeling of being keyed up, tense, on edge, overworked and ...
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ASEAN ambassadors keen to leave Delhi to avoid smog pollution, says Thai envoy 16.11.2017 India Today| Must Read
Many ASEAN diplomats are looking for reasons to leave Delhi to get away from the smog situation, said Thai envoy Chutintorn Gongsakdi.
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'Woefully inadequate': After NGT, Delhi High Court criticises pollution control measures 16.11.2017 Zee News : States
The Delhi High Court on Thursday termed as "woefully inadequate" the efforts made by the Centre as well as the authorities in the national capital to mitigate the poor air quality here.
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Invisible threat of antimicrobial resistance 16.11.2017 HBL: Opinion
The impact of pathogen resistance even to last-resort antibiotics can be alarming. This calls for a multi-disciplinary response
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