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NMC bar on MBBS internship in another college challenge.DCGI approves indigenous mRNA Covid jab for emergency use in 18 years and above.FSSAI issues new regulations for vegan foods.Union government ...

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals acquire certain OTC drugs from Wockhardt in the US.Maksun Biotech to launch new division 'Vezin Pharma'.AstraZeneca gets EU backing for targeted breast cancer therapies.137 ...

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The Har Ghar Dastak Campaign: An insight

It was in the month of March 2020 when Covid arrived in India. And since then it has claimed lakhs of lives.After months of challenging trials and errors by various scientists in renowned ...

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BRICS nations stress on equitable distribution of Covid vaccines to fill the immunization gap globally.India registers 17,336 new Covid-19 cases along with 13 deaths.Covid vaccines saved 20M lives in ...

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8th International Yoga Day observed by Several pioneer hospitals in Guwahati on 21 June.Zimbabwe healthcare workers strike over wages, inflation crisis.Scientist comes up with methods to prevent ...

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Serum Institute's cervical cancer vaccine gets approval

In India, cervical cancer contributes to approximately 6 in "29% of all cancers in women. According to data, in India, Mizoram records the highest number of cervical cancer, which is 23.07 per ...

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India's first mRNA Covid vaccine is a gamechanger, can be stored in medical refrigerator.'Credit to healthcare' as Kerala tops with 42% stroke claims under Ayushman Bharat in 2019-21.Zydus Life ...

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China's Wuhan played role in amplifying Covid-19 pandemic, further investigations recommended: WHO.Union Health Minister chairs meeting to review Covid-19 situation.Covid-19: Daily positivity rate ...

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NEET PG candidate looses seat during upgrade from MD Gynaecology to MD Paediatrics, HC issues notice to NMC."First Time in History": Cancer vanishes for every patient in drug trial.Government plans ...

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Corbevax gets DCGI nod as heterogonous Covid booster dose for adults.Bharat centric education need of the hour: NE VCs in USTM.Diabetes drug leads to notable weight loss in people with obesity: ...

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Assam: National Health Mission organizes special cycle rally observing World Environment Day.India is inching closer to the Western figure of females developing breast cancer: Dr Rohan Khandelwal.WHO ...

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5 year old's samples sent for testing in UP's Ghaziabad suspecting Monkeypox Virus.FDA flags heart issues after taking Novavax vaccine.UHI will do for healthcare what UPI has done for payments: NHA ...

Article about 25 days ago

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Mumbai drives Maharashtra's Covid-19 surge; experts seek adherence to pandemic norms ahead of monsoon.Cancer-killing virus injected into human for the first time in new clinical trial.Government ...

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Consumer Comission orders ultrasound centre to pay Rs.1.25 crore comprehension in medical negligence case.Over 550 cases of Monkeypox confirmed over 30 countries: WHO.WHO: Covid-19 'getting worse, ...

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PM Modi's approval ratings surge to highest level since start of Covid-19 pandemic: Survey.Goa: 5 MBBS intern rusticated after ganja found in GMC hostel.Scientist identify new liver and kidney ...

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Twitching in the body can be a key warning sign for three major cancers.Antipsychotic safe, effective for resistant depression in phase 3 trial.Guidelines meant to stop cross pathy by doctors stir a ...

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India registers 2,124 new Covid cases along with 17 deaths in the last 24 hours.UCLA to pay record of nearly $700M in doctor abuse lawsuit.Admissions to eight new medical colleges in Telangana this ...

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Covaxin Phase 2 and 3 trials to resume in US after USFDA lifts clinical hold.Vaccine giant Serum Institute of India plans Africa plant in global expansion.AstraZeneca aims to transform cancer care ...

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Monkeypox reaches Israel as WHO confirms nearly 100 cases across the globe.Serum Institute of India seeks permission for Phase-3 trial of Covovax as booster dose in children aged 2 to 18 ...

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First human trial of experimental cancer-killing virus underway.A Rs 100 Med Tablet gives traders profit margin of over 1000%, shows drug price watchdog's analysis.Supreme court orders 7 point ...

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After cement, Adani forays into healthcare services.Huge demands for Ayush products, services; market size has crossed $18 billion: Ayush Ministry.India reports 2259 new Covid cases.India supplies ...

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NEET PG 2022: ABVP delegation meets Mansukh Mandaviya seeking postponement of exam.North Korea Covid outbreak is 'worrying' for new variants-WHO.Adani Group enters healthcare, will set up medical ...

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Global Covid caseload tops 524.6 mn.India records 1829 new Covid cases along with 33 deaths.In Europe's first, Spain aims to introduce paid menstrual leave.US FDA finds flaws at Sun Pharma's Guj ...

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Mumbai: MBBS students worry about internship before NEET 2023.Pain caused by TMJ disorders may be aggravated by the late menopause transition,The world observes World Hypertension Day.MBBS course in ...

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India's pharma industry is valued above $50 billion for FY 2020-21: Mandaviya.Omicron infection Turbo-Charges immunity in vaccination, claims early study.USTM faculty recieves DST-SERB International ...

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WHO organizes 3rd Health for All Film Festival

Films have always been a very strong sources of entertainment and education for the people. More than 1000 film makers from over 110 countries have submitted short films for the 3rd edition of the WHO ...

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Price of Covovax vaccine dips to Rs 225: SII

The Serum Institute of India (SII) Director for Government and Regulatory Affairs Prakash Kumar Singh had recently made a written request to the Union Health Ministry for the inclusion of Covovax in ...

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Thousands participate in Yoga Utsav at Sivasagar

The Ministry of Ayush, Government of India, with active support from Government of Assam, organized a Yoga Utsav today at the iconic holy site of Shivdol at Sivasagar in Assam to mark the 50 days ...

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Pfizer's vaccines head Kathrin Jansen to retire this year.Pak detects 2nd polio case in a week, triggers concern over possible spike during Eid holidays.India sends critical medical aid to SL facing ...

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Advanced cancer: Two drugs show promise in early clinical trials.Centre's decision on mix-and-match boosters likely in two weeks: Official.Fortis Healthcare case: Sebi slaps Rs 24 cr penalties on ...

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Zydus Lifesciences gets USFDA nod for generic products.Coronavirus infection: Omicron variant likely to cause Upper Airways Infection in kids, finds study.Omicron-specific Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine ...

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Medical colleges cannot start new courses without permission from the central government.India hopes 'Pharma City' in Hyderabad will break China's grip on the industry.One-dose Human Papillomavirus ...

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ISRN conducts health camp at Peren district of Nagaland

Indian Social Responsibility Network (ISRN), the sub awardee of Momentum Routine Immunisation Transformation and Equity (MRITE) with an aim to promote good health and create awareness on preventing ...

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Doctors across India observe Protest Day

The Assam Branch of the Indian Medical Association observed  a protest day today in the state  to demand justice for Dr Archana Sharma.The protest was carried out by each state unit of IMA ...

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Government to operationalise Ayurveda Centres at 37 cantonment hospitals across The Country from 1 May.Roche's lung cancer gamble flames out as TIGIT digits come up short in phase 3.ReAlta gets FDA ...

Article about 3 months ago

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MGM medical college hospital to get additional five departments.Kerala High Court issues notice to Centre, NMC on Foreign Medicos plea seeking practical training in India.T cell immune responses seen ...

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BA.2.2 sub-variant sparks fresh Covid-19 concerns but scientists allay fears.British scientist says flawed PCR tests mistook common colds, flu for Covid-19.ASG Eye in talks with PEs to sell 49% ...

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Indian students look for new destinations to chase medical education dreams.Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 delta variant from pet hamster to humans, leading to onward human-to-human transmission: A case ...

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Guidelines to lower fees in 50% seats in private medical colleges to begin next year.The study says Covid patients with newly diagnosed diabetes may have transitory blood sugar disorder.Indian rules ...

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi calls for expanding medical education in the country.Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Saturday launched the Polio National.Biocon Biologics to acquire ...

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Bone Death is a major emerging aspect of Post-Covid syndrome: Study.1st round of counselling: 70% BDS, 40% MBBS seats remain vacant in Punjab Medical College.UNWTO and WHO call on lifting to travel ...

Article about 4 months ago

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Bharat Biotech's Covaxin gets the nod for human trials in the US.Much awaited book on communication for MBBS and PG medicos released.New data says Omicron is spreading and infecting those vaccinated ...

Article about 4 months ago

ICMR carries out quality check on RT-PCR labs

The Indian Council of Medical Research recently carried out a quality assessment of the 953 RT-PCR Covid testing labs. The result of the assessment revealed that 891 labs have passed the assessment ...

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Nagaland sees 59 fresh COVID-19 cases with 1 death

Nagaland  has been witnessing slow rise of Covid cases in some places of the state in last couple of days. The state health department has been trying to curb the Covid situation at the same ...

Article about 5 months ago

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9 schools in Guwahati declared as 'containment zones'Dibrugarh University gets ISO CertificationNext pandemic: Antimicrobial resistance causes more deaths than HIV/AIDS and malaria combinedNight ...

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Assam logs highest single-day spike of 8,339 Covid cases.ICMR approves KRIVIDA Novus RT-PCR kit.Hoping diagnostic industry will be a major focus in Union Budget 2022 as it is the starting point to ...

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Serum Institute of India has applied for full market authorization.WHO warns of "tsunami of cases" from Omicron, Delta.From January 10, front line health workers, government officials and elderly to ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Assam Transport Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary flags off Traffic Interceptor Vehicles in Guwahati.Noted ophthalmologist from Jorhat, Hiren Saikia passes away at the age of 64.University of Science ...

Article about 6 months ago

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Two cases of Omicron variant detected in Karnataka.More than 124 positive cases of Covid-19 were detected in the last 24 hours in Assam.Cadila's Covid vax to be introduced in 7 states first.Airborne ...

Article about 7 months ago

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Third Covid wave of magnitude comparable to the first two unlikely to hit India: AIIMS chief Randeep Guleria.India is likely to utilize only half of the vaccines produced in December. The last lap of ...

Article about 7 months ago

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Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal steps forward to promote AYUSH in Northeastern region.Cancer claims over 1000 lives in Mizoram last year.Single-day recoveries surpass new cases in Arunachal.No ...

Article about 7 months ago

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Europe is the only region with increasing Covid deaths: WHO.Officials say that US overdose deaths topped 1,00,000 in one year.India is likely to achieve 30% reduction in tobacco use by 2025: WHO.Local ...

Article about 7 months ago

Covid-19 claims lives of 45 doctors in Northeast: IMA

Since its start, Covid-19 has changed many things in various ways. Not only things, but it has also got many changes in people's life. The biggest thing, it has caused is that it has claimed billions ...

Article about 7 months ago

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Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma says that government is ready with plan to inoculate children in Assam.India allows foreign tourists as Covid cases decline.The Covid positivity rate in Assam stands at ...

Article about 8 months ago

HelpAge India brings light into the lives of elderly

As the country slowly steps towards some form of normalcy amid the Covid-19 pandemic, this Diwali, non-governmental organization HelpAge India working for disadvantaged elders, celebrates the festival ...

Article about 8 months ago

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In India, Covid-19 vaccination to be available at the health centres.In Kochi, Ayurvedic patients can treat Covid category B patients.High Court restrains generic pharma firms from making, selling ...

Article about 8 months ago

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Centre asks Assam government to enforce Covid-19 norms.India to build Rs1.200 cr ship for hi-tech research.Guwahati women create records by riding to World's highest motorable road.India is fully ...

Article about 8 months ago

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India registers 1, 67,695 fresh Covid cases in the last 24 hours.Assam scientists demonstrate Covid-19 cure potential of snake venom.Uttar Pradesh gets 30 medical colleges under Pradhan Mantri Swastha ...

Article about 8 months ago

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India Government keen to expand Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana.Narendra Modi inaugurates Kushinagar International Airport.India crosses 1 billion Covid-19 vaccination, Government gears up for ...

Article about 8 months ago

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US surgeons successfully test pig kidney transplant in human patient.India records 14,623 fresh cases and 197 deaths in within the last 24 hours.Over 11 lakh Covid tests conducted in India in the last ...

Article about 8 months ago

Covid-19 vaccines for children to be available soon

The Subject Expert Committee (SEC) on Covid-19 has granted emergency use approval to Bharat Biotech's Covaxin for children in the 2-18 years age group.Phase-2 and Phase-3 trials of Covaxin on ...

Article about 8 months ago

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India slips 7 spots to 101st on Global Hungary Index, 2021.Kamrup Metro witnesses 63 new Covid cases; the positivity rate stood at 0.93 per cent.FDA panel endorses booster shots for Johnson & ...

Article about 9 months ago

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The government applies quantitative restrictions on the export of certain types of syringes.Reports of World Health Organizations say that the World has failed to achieve the 2020 mental health ...

Article about 9 months ago

How sex and intimacy can be normalized: Know here

Indian blogger, model, and TEDx speaker Anwesh Sahoo, along with comedian and YouTuber Kaneez Surka discuss physical and emotional intimacy, consent and the importance of sexual health and awareness ...

Article about 9 months ago

Two-day Indo-US Health Dialogue begins on Monday

The 4th Indo-US Health Dialogue started on September 27, 2021. The Union Minister of State for Health, Bharati Pravin Pawar was India's spokesperson at the event whereas Loyce Pace led the US ...

Article about 9 months ago

Meghalaya put up a poor show in NIRF rankings

North-Eastern Hill University in Meghalaya has been ranked 90th in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (Overall ranking category) by the Union Ministry of Education.The University has ...

Article about 9 months ago

Dementia: Early detection is an essential first step

There are more than 55 million people living with Dementia across the world, with a new case developing every three seconds, says WHO. However, despite being the 7th leading cause of death and a major ...

Article about 9 months ago

India's Indigenous kit Truenat gets approval from DCGA

It is RT-PCR which has been used for a quick diagnosis of Covid-19. While people were busy in the vaccination drives throughout the world, the Nipah virus started affecting lives in Kerala. It became ...

Article about 10 months ago

US to receive Pfizer's Covid-19 jabs by October

According to the former head of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the US drugmaker Pfizer's Covid vaccination is likely to get authorization for providing vaccines to children aged between 5 ...

Article about 10 months ago

First Covid Sahayata Kendra to be inaugurated tomorrow

In a bid to decrease Covid cases as much as possible, the Assam government has set the target to vaccinate the people by September. Child in Need Institute (CINI), a National Level NGO is organizing ...

Article about 10 months ago

Fit India Freedom Run in 34 districts of Assam

Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports is organizing Fit India Freedom Run 2.0 from today, 13 August 2021 as part of its celebration of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav-India@75 throughout the country. ...

Article about 11 months ago

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India may become the first country to have a DNA-based jab: Union Health Minister Mansukh MandaviyaOver 2.11 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses available with states, UTs and private hospitals: ...

Article about 11 months ago

77.8% Efficacy showed in Covaxin Phase-III Trial

The Hyderabad based Bharat Biotech India Ltd (BBIL) has announced the safety and efficacy analysis data from phase-3 trials of Covaxin, which is developed in partnership with NIV-ICMR (National ...

Article about 12 months ago

India Celebrates National Doctor's Day

On July 1, India celebrates National Doctor's Day in order to offer gratitude and thankfulness to every doctor. This day was first observed in the year 1991 as an honour to the former Chief Minister ...

Article about 1 year ago

Covid found to reactivate a dormant bacterial infection

The research was carried out at the Indian Institute of Technology in Guwahati regarding the SARS-CoV-2 virus.As per the result of the research, it was found that the Covid causing virus may have the ...

Article about 1 year ago

World Brain Tumour Day and Covid-19

In the year 2000, the German Brain Tumor Association announced World Brain Tumor Day on June 8. Since then, every year, this day is observed to make people aware of brain tumour.Being a health and ...

Article about 1 year ago

AIIMS starts Covaxin trials on children

As per a report by Prasar Bharati, the clinical trial of Covaxin has started at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in Patna.Bharat Biotech International Limited has developed the vaccine in ...

Article about 1 year ago

Know your Vaccination! It's Covishield vs Covaxin

Going through this pandemic was taxing but, we never forgot that "after a storm comes a calm". The announcement of the Covid-19 vaccination was a relief to our anxiety. Now we not only can get ...

Article about 1 year ago

Indian vegan community set for 'Go Vegan' tweetathon

Indian animal rights and vegan activists across the country will use the Twitter platform to raise awareness about veganism on April 8. One of the key themes for the vegan movement in India is laws ...

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Hai na hamara Bharat mahan?

India has sufficient stockpile of COVID 19 vaccines to inoculate priority groups, namely healthcare workers and frontline workers in the first phase, NITI Aayog member V.K. Paul had stated in ...

Article about 1 year ago

Bit by the travel bug? Explore Arunachal Pradesh

Arunachal Pradesh, one of the 12 biodiversity hotspots of the world to earn numerous sobriquets like Land of the Dawn-Lit Mountains, Orchid State of India and Paradise of the Botanists, offers a ...

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India versus the global COVID 19 vaccine race

As the COVID 19 pandemic continued to wreak havoc globally with another wave expected, the race to administer the vaccine also continued. In India, two COVID 19 vaccines, namely from Serum Institute ...

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Now students are getting back to offline classes

The ongoing COVID 19 pandemic has made a lot of things uncertain, complex and fragile and the education sector is perhaps the sector that has had the hardest time while coming to terms with the new ...

Article about 2 years ago

COVID 19 is more dangerous for cancer patients

The COVID 19, an infectious illness caused by a new type of coronavirus, that emerged from Wuhan city of China in December 2019 and declared by the World Health Organization as pandemic on March 11, ...

Article about 2 years ago

Instead of getting confused, wait and watch!

The COVID 19 outbreak, caused by the novel coronavirus (CoV) called severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), was first detected in late December 2019 in Wuhan city of ...

Article about 2 years ago

RBD testing before harvesting plasma is vital

With physicians finding receptor binding domain (RBD) plasma highly effective in the viremic phase (first 8 to 10 days) of COVID infection, the demand for strong anti viral therapy has steadily been ...

Article about 2 years ago

Arunachal Pradesh: Primary healthcare at a glance

The health delivery system of Arunachal Pradesh, which is geographically the largest state of North-East India, is yet to reach desired levels. In Arunachal Pradesh, there are a total of 582 ...

Article about 2 years ago

There is room for more change in medical education

Lack of quality healthcare services is a key concern for a majority of Indians. This is triggered by insufficient number of doctors catering to public health needs and the poor state of healthcare ...

Article about 2 years ago

The state of ongoing vaccine trials

Throughout history, nothing has killed more human beings than the viruses, bacteria and parasites that cause diseases. Not natural disasters, like earthquakes or volcanoes, not event war but the novel ...

Article about 2 years ago

World Walking Day honoured

Sikkim Manipal College of Physiotherapy, (SMCPT) had celebrated the occasion of World Walking Day on 4th October at its premises by adhering to all social distancing protocols. The event was supported ...

Article about 2 years ago

An Independence Day breather for Assam

Independence Day brought a respite to the ongoing practice of weekend lockdowns in Assam. Today, movement of individuals had been allowed from 6am to 5pm subject to the mandatory adherence of COVID ...

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Two Guwahati doctors won the coveted IMA Award

Two doctors from Guwahati won the coveted Indian Medical Association (IMA) Award for their contributions in the COVID-19 fight. Dr Ratna Kanta Talukdar and Dr Syed Tanwir Alam were conferred this ...

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