Health System(Search results - 14)
Top StoriesJul 12, 2021, 2:58 PM IST
Kerala reports 3 fresh case of Zika Virus; Tamil Nadu intensifies checking at borders
To remain alert and keep its health system a bit relaxed, the Tamil Nadu government has intensified vehicle checking in Tamil Nadu and Kerala borders. TN also faced the brunt of Covid in May after a record spike. To make sure no further stress is added with Zika virus in Tamil Nadu, 14 key points between Kerala and Tamil Nadu are put under thorough checking.
Top StoriesMay 21, 2021, 1:52 PM IST
PM Modi gets emotional as he interacts with doctors, frontline health workers of Varanasi
The Prime Minister gave a new slogan "Jahan bimar, wahin upchar (treatment of the ailing at their doorstep)" during his video conference with the healthcare professionals, saying this can bring down the pressure that the second wave of Covid-19 has put on the country's health system.
Top StoriesMay 11, 2021, 11:56 AM IST
WHO's Dr Micheal Ryan narrates 'brutal reality of Covid pandemic'
Dr Micheal Ryan, Executive Director of WHO Health Emergencies Programme, says: "Some countries really need to take a look in the mirror in terms of what they are doing to drive infection rates down. Otherwise, health systems in many countries will face real issues in the days to come."
CoronavirusApr 25, 2021, 4:47 PM IST
551 medical oxygen generation plants using PM Cares Fund
The decision is aimed at further strengthening the public health system. This would also ensure that each of these hospitals has a captive oxygen generation facility.
HealthMar 8, 2021, 2:40 PM IST
International Women’s Day 2021: Expert guidance on common health issues women face
When it comes to women’s health, we can classify it according to different groups, like cancers, gynecological health, systemic diseases, pregnancy related and general health including mental health.
WORLDAug 20, 2020, 8:55 AM IST
Coronavirus: Trail of bubbles leads scientists to find new COVID-19 clue
Dr Alexandra Reynolds, a neurologist at New York’s Mount Sinai Health System, initially was baffled as she tracked “the cacophony of sound” made by those harmless bubbles passing through the bloodstream of patient after patient.
IndiaAug 17, 2020, 3:34 PM IST
Leaky roof at health centre forces woman to give birth in tarpaulin tent
Karnataka's poor health system was exposed by rains as a leaky roof in a Primary Health Centre in Shahapura in North Karnataka forced doctors to send a pregnant woman home immediately after delivery.
Every time it rains, water leaks from the roof of this Primary Health Centre. The facility in the backward district of the Hyderabad-Karnataka region has remained unrepaired for the last few years and successive governments have not done anything about it.
IndiaAug 6, 2020, 4:01 PM IST
Coronavirus: Centre releases second tranche of Rs 890 crore for COVID-19 health system preparedness
Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Rajasthan, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Gujarat, Karnataka, Kerala, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram and Sikkim, have received financial assistance in the second instalment
Coronavirus IndiaJul 7, 2020, 4:23 PM IST
As COVID-19 cases surge in Bengaluru, doctors and nurses abandon hospital
Fully functional hospital in BBMP limits but no doctors and nurses. Thanks to the increase in COVID-19 cases and the fear of getting infected among doctors has put the entire health system in shock. A director of a hospital appealed with folded hands as he needs doctors and nurses badly to attend to COVID-19 patients
Coronavirus IndiaJul 2, 2020, 1:30 PM IST
Bengaluru has 4,652 COVID-19 cases; mayor blames health system
Officials to be blamed for the rise in COVID-19 cases as per Bengaluru city mayor. This is because the city has witnessed over 4,000 positive cases and the people are in fear of the virus
IndiaMay 9, 2020, 10:51 AM IST
Man forced to drag his ailing wife on stretcher at Karnataka’s Kalaburagi govt hospital
The weak health system in the country is now and then exposed, still no government takes note of it. Now, an elderly man is seen dragging his ailing wife on a stretcher at Kalaburagi government hospital raising concerns about Karnataka' health system.
WORLDMay 6, 2020, 3:51 PM IST
Ecuador woman found alive after hospital declared her dead
Authorities had given the woman a misidentified body, highlighting a health system overwhelmed by the coronavirus
Coronavirus WorldApr 4, 2020, 12:06 PM IST
COVID-19: Worst yet to come for nations in conflict, warns UN chief
In countries stricken by conflict, where health systems have already collapsed, “the worst is yet to come” as the coronavirus continues to spread, UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres warned on Friday (3 April), reiterating his call for a global ceasefire to help contain the COVID-19 pandemic