China confirmed a bird flu outbreak at quail farms in the country’s southwestern province of Guizhou, according to a Ministry of Agriculture statement on Friday.
Considering to the loss of lives and property caused by monsoon rains-triggered floods and landslides in the country, senior orthopedic surgeon Dr Govinda KC has postponed his 23-day-long fast-unto-death on Tuesday evening.
The District Public Health Office (DPHO), Chitwan, has confirmed the death of woman from scrub typhus.
The number of Influenza virus type 'A' (H1N1) patients in the capital and other parts of the country is on the rise. Two patients succumbed to this viral disease medically known as 'swine flu' in the period of two months.
British disease experts today suggested doing away with the “incorrect” advice to always finish a course of antibiotics, saying the approach was fuelling the spread of drug resistance.
The Waling Primary Health Center in Syangja has issued an alert for the people of Waling and its adjoining areas following the death of a person attributed to swine flu.
Research on 202 former football players found evidence of a brain disease linked to repeated head blows in nearly all of them, from athletes in the National Football League, college and even high school.
Dr Govinda KC, a senior orthopedic surgeon at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH), Institute of Medicine (IoM), is going stage his 11th fast-unto-death strike from today.
The government is preparing to add two vaccines- Fractional-Dose Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine (fIPV) and Rotavirus vaccine from coming January.
Your speech may, um, help reveal if you’re uh … developing thinking problems. More pauses, filler words and other verbal changes might be an early sign of mental decline, which can lead to Alzheimer’s disease, a study suggests.
Dr Chandramouli B, a senior consultant on joint replacement & trauma surgery from Fortis Hospital Bangalore conducted the last Saturday evening OPD (outpatient department) clinic at Guwahati Press Club of northeast India.
The Ministry of Health has appointed Dr Kedar Narsingh KC as the Director of Officiating of Thimi-based National Tuberculosis Centre. He has assumed his office today itself.
A 15-month-old child has died from diarrhea at Barpak of Sulikot Rural Municipality-2 in Gorkha.
With the increasing temperature, the health facilities in the capital city are seeing an increasing number of people coming with complaints of influenza, diarrhoea, common cold and allergies among other infections.
Drinking even moderate amounts of alcohol is linked to changes in brain structure and an increased risk of worsening brain function, scientists said on Tuesday.