Pneumonia will kill nearly 11 million children under five by 2030, experts warned on Monday (Nov 12) on a global day aimed at raising awareness of the biggest infectious killer of infants worldwide.
India has sent experts to try to contain an outbreak of the zika virus in the popular tourist destination of Jaipur, capital of the northern state of Rajasthan, with a close watch on pregnant women.
Hundreds of thousand medical service seekers have been deprived from the right to get service after all the medical services except emergency service, both governmental and private, have been shut across the country on Sunday.
China said on Saturday it has sacked six senior officials at its food and drug regulator after a safety scandal at vaccine maker Changsheng Biotechnology Co Ltd revealed failings at the government body including inadequate supervision.
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has assured the medical activist Dr Govinda KC that the nine point deal inked to end the latter’s hunger strike would be implemented without further delay.
The number of confirmed cases in Congo's new outbreak of the Ebola virus has risen to 13, including three deaths, the health ministry said late Saturday.
The Nepali Congress (NC) lawmakers have demanded action against Jhapa-based B&C Medical College Teaching Hospital and Research Center’s executive director Durga Prasad Prasai for making discourteous remarks about Nepali female students studyin
Kathmandu, Nepal: Finally, the government has agreed to implement the demands raised by senior orthopedic doctor Govinda KC to reform the medical education of the country.
A 9-membered medical team has been formed on Thursday under the leadership of Dr Pradeep Krishna Shrestha, department head of general physician and nephrologist Dr Divya Sing Shah on Thursday for the treatment of Dr Govinda KC, who is on a hunge
Teenagers, and particularly girls, are bearing the brunt of the global AIDS epidemic with around 30 adolescents becoming infected with HIV every hour, according to a report by the United Nations children’s fund UNICEF.
The talks held between government team and representatives of Dr Govinda KC ended inconclusively on Wednesday, thanks to the indifferences shown by the government’s talk team on the demands of Dr. KC.
Former President Dr. Ram Baran Yadav has taken a note about the health condition of Dr Govinda KC, who is staging a fast-unto-death since 24 days by reaching out at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH) on Monday.
Kathmandu, Nepal: Director of TU Teaching Hospital Professor (TUTH) Professor Doctor Dipak Prakash Mahara has resigned from his post on Friday.
Dr Govinda KC has been admitted at the Tribhuwan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH), Maharajgunj rightly after he was airlifted from Jumla on Thursday evening.
Protesting the forceful airlifting of senior orthopedic doctor Govinda KC, protests are intensified in Kathmandu and Jumla district on Thursday.