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Health Minister, Health News, ET HealthWorld

Health Minister, Health News, ET HealthWorld

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the need of creating vigilance and awareness on zoonotic diseases, informed Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya while virtually inaugurating the Whole Genome Sequencing National Reference Laboratory for Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) and BSL 3 Laboratory on 112th Annual Day of National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). …

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Centre, Health News, ET HealthWorld

Centre, Health News, ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: The Centre on Wednesday, advised all States and UTs to conduct sero-prevalence surveys in consultation with the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) to generate district-level data which is essential in formulating localized public health response measures. This has been delegated via a letter written by the Union …

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SC, Health News, ET HealthWorld

SC, Health News, ET HealthWorld

By Garima Tyagi New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday observed that hospitals in the country have become large industries now thriving on human distress and it is better that they be shut down. “Do we look at hospitals as a real estate industry, or as a service to humanity?” …

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Health Matters: Heart valve disease and virtual care concerns

Health Matters: Heart valve disease and virtual care concerns

Virtual health care has made seeing your doctor much simpler. However, there are some drawbacks to skipping the in person appointments. Dr. Charles Peniston, a cardiovascular surgeon and chair of Heart Valve Voice Canada. explains how some conditions normally diagnosed through simple procedures like a stethoscope test could be missed. …

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