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National Safe Motherhood Day 2021: Five Things To Know
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National Safe Motherhood Day 2021: Five Things To Know

Every year on April 11, India observes National Safe Motherhood Day, to raise awareness about adequate access to care during pregnancy, childbirth and postnatal services ...
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Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan Launches Tribal Health Collaborative 'Anamaya' To Enhance Health And Nutrition
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Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan Launches Tribal Health Collaborative ‘Anamaya’ To Enhance Health And Nutrition

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan expressed hope that in the coming days, other critical diseases such as Malaria, Sickle Cell Disease, malnutrition, anaemia, which are widely prevalent among the tribal communities will also be addressed effectively ...
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Vaccine Maitri Initiative Based On Guiding Principle Of 'Vasudhaiv Kutumbkam', Says Union health minister Dr Harsh Vardhan
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Vaccine Maitri Initiative Based On Guiding Principle Of ‘Vasudhaiv Kutumbkam’, Says Union health minister Dr Harsh Vardhan

According to Union Health Minister, the government started providing the vaccines to other countries since January 20, 2021 ...
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Coronavirus Variants, Susceptible Population, Slack In Following COVID Appropriate Behaviour Behind Second Wave: Experts
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Coronavirus Variants, Susceptible Population, Slack In Following COVID Appropriate Behaviour Behind Second Wave: Experts

The number of new coronavirus cases in India touched a record daily high since the outbreak of the pandemic with over 1.15 lakh new infections being reported in a span of 24 hours ...
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World Health Day 2021: WHO Issues Five Calls For Urgent Action To Combat Global Inequity In Health
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World Health Day 2021: WHO Issues Five Calls For Urgent Action To Combat Global Inequity In Health

World Health Day 2021: COVID-19 has hit all countries hard, but its impact has been harshest on those communities which were already vulnerable, said WHO ...
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Universal Health Coverage In India Is Still A Long Way To Go, Say Experts
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Universal Health Coverage In India Is Still A Long Way To Go, Say Experts

According to experts, Universal Health Coverage requires adequate healthcare financing and human resources to provide financial protection to the underprivileged by covering their medicine, diagnostics, and service costs ...
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World Health Day 2021: Ministers And Politicians Urge People To Take All Precautions And Fight COVID-19
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World Health Day 2021: Ministers And Politicians Urge People To Take All Precautions And Fight COVID-19

As the world celebrates the World Health Day, ministers and politicians took to social media to remind people about the COVID-19 preventive measures like wearing masks, maintaining hand hygiene, practicing social distancing, following government guidelines among others ...
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Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan Launches Integrated Health Information Platform
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Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan Launches Integrated Health Information Platform

According to Union Health Minister, India is the first country in the world to adopt an advanced disease surveillance system ...
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COVID-19 Spreading At Fast Pace, Next Four Weeks Critical: Centre
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COVID-19 Spreading At Fast Pace, Next Four Weeks Critical: Centre

According to NITI Aayog Member (Health) Dr VK Paul, COVID-appropriate behaviour, containment measures, testing have to be implemented more efficiently, medical infrastructure has to be ramped up and vaccination drive intensified ...
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Healthy Diet, Exercise Might Be Key To Achieving Optimal Health In Later Years
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Healthy Diet, Exercise Might Be Key To Achieving Optimal Health In Later Years: Study

The physical activity guidelines issued by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recommend that adults achieve at least 150 minutes of moderate or 75 minutes of vigorous physical activity per week, such as walking or swimming ...
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Book Excerpt: ‘What’s Up With Me?' By Actor Tisca Chopra
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Book Excerpt: ‘What’s Up With Me?’ By Actor Tisca Chopra

Exclusive excerpt from ‘What’s Up With Me'  by actor, mother, film director-producer and author Tisca Chopra ...
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Here Is How Vijaylakshmi, Somarathi, And Many Others Are Helping People In Their Communities Get Access To Clean Drinking Water
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World Water Day: Here Is How Vijaylakshmi, Somarathi, And Many Others Are Helping People In Their Communities Get Access To Clean Drinking Water

According to Poonam Sewak, Vice President, Safe Water Network, people are now becoming aware of the hazards of contaminated drinking water as they have been witnessing the impact of water-borne diseases like fluorosis, jaundice, typhoid among others. Water kiosks like iJal are helping people get safe and affordable water ...
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