‘Few Inspectors, No Records, Poor Communication Mar India’s Drug Regulation’

New Delhi: The “pharmacy to the world” is besieged by problems, a new report says. Central and s...

Haryana Portal Helps Track High-Risk Pregnancies For Improved Care

Wazirabad, Haryana: Rajvanti Devi, 38, stood in a long queue of pregnant women, braving the bright m...

India’s Vaccination Mission Narrows Focus To Meet March 2020 Target

New Delhi: Two in five infants nationwide did not receive complete immunisation, leaving them suscep...

Tuberculosis Survivors Seek Improved Access To Diagnostics, Better Drugs, And Respect

Hyderabad: “We have walked the difficult path of these diseases and we survived. Our voices, our e...

38% Of Indian Children Under 4–Poor And Rich Alike–Are Stunted: Study

Mumbai: Over one-fifth (22%) of children belonging to India’s richest households are short for the...

Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act Failing Women Who Need It The Most

Mumbai: A minor rape victim was forced to give birth to the child of her rapist after the Madras Hig...

Haryana’s Sex Ratio No Longer India’s Worst, But Attitudinal Change A Long Way Off

Jhajjar, Haryana: “There are families who keep trying to get a boy child, they have three, four, f...

Why 4 Of 5 Indian Children Do Not Survive Cancer

Mumbai: How long does a cancer diagnosis take? Six months, according to Bipin Jana, 45, whose...

5% Indian Children Overweight, Show Early Signs Of Diabetes, High Cholesterol

New Delhi: Even as Indian children continue to grapple with undernutrition, the first ever national ...

In India’s Suicide Country, Catching Mental Illness Before It Is Too Late

Yavatmal, Amravati, Nagpur, Mumbai: Baby Kinake, 39, did not recall anything odd or amiss in her hus...