- Editorial Team
January 24, 2014 at 03:56pm
P.D Hinduja National Hospital and Research Center is a well known muti-speciality, tertiary care hospital based in Mahim, Mumbai. Founded by
- Nirmalya Dutta
July 18, 2013 at 10:58am
The government of India seems to have finally woken up to the threat of the MERS-Cov and has increased surveillance at international airports and
- Nirmalya Dutta
February 16, 2013 at 09:22am
While accepting that there’s been a surge in swine flu cases across the northern states the health ministry has ruled out universal vaccine against
December 16, 2012 at 04:55pm
Despite infectious diseases claiming over 20 million lives a year, India has just a handful of specialists in the field for its 1.2 billion
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