HEALTH

Govt removes restrictions on export of paracetamol APIs

AMN Government has removed restrictions on the export of paracetamol APIs. The Directorate General of Foreign Trade has issued a notification in this regard. Export curbs were imposed on paracetamol and formulations made from the compound in March by the government to shore up domestic supplies amid the coronavirus pandemic. In April, the government had … Continue reading Govt removes restrictions on export of paracetamol APIs

How to Build a Healthy Body at Home

By Pavithra N Raj Staying at home all day with lack of physical activity and exercise, too much of snacking and enjoying variety of special dishes cooked at home during lockdown have made people lethargic. So, time is up to get back to normal routine burning some calories consumed, shaping up the body making it … Continue reading How to Build a Healthy Body at Home

Senior AIIMS doctor Jitendra Nath Pande dies of COVID-19 in Delhi

AMN / New Delhi Dr Jitendra Nath Pande, former head of the department of medicine at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), died on Friday night with coronavirus disease (Covid-19). He was 78. His colleagues and students remember him as an encyclopaedia of medicine, pioneer of critical care in northern India, as well … Continue reading Senior AIIMS doctor Jitendra Nath Pande dies of COVID-19 in Delhi

New COVID-19 Guide for Youth

The Smithsonian Science Education Center, in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the InterAcademy Partnership (IAP)—a partnership of 140 national academies of science, engineering and medicine—has developed “COVID-19! How can I protect myself and others?,” a new rapid-response guide for youth ages 8–17. The guide, which is based on the UN Sustainable Development … Continue reading New COVID-19 Guide for Youth

Health Minister Harsh Vardhan takes charge as chairman of WHO Executive Board

WEB DESK Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan today took over as the chairman of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Executive Board. Addressing the board through tele conference, Dr. Harshvardhan said that he is entering this office at a time of global crisis on account of this pandemic. He mentioned that there will be many … Continue reading Health Minister Harsh Vardhan takes charge as chairman of WHO Executive Board

FICCI expresses dismay over no ‘immediate relief’ to healthcare industry

Staff Reporter / New Delhi While welcoming the steps announced by the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman for augmenting public health infrastructure in the country, India’s industry body FICCI has expressed dismay over no mention of ‘immediate measures’ for the health sector to help bring them out of the current Corona crisis. In a Statement FICCI … Continue reading FICCI expresses dismay over no ‘immediate relief’ to healthcare industry

Health Tips to improve sleep and keep insomnia away

By Dr.Anil R Do you struggle to sleep or frequently wake up in the middle of the night and lie awake for hours, you might be suffering from insomnia? Insomnia is a common sleeping condition where people find it difficult to fall asleep or they stay awake for long period of time restless in their … Continue reading Health Tips to improve sleep and keep insomnia away

India’s role as pharmacy of the world has come into focus amid COVID-19 crisis: Foreign Secy

AMN / NEW DELHI Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla today said India’s role as a pharmacy of the world has come into focus during the COVID-19 crisis. He said, India has a world-class pharmaceutical industry that is the producer of choice for critical medications with brand recognition in all geographies and markets. He added that … Continue reading India’s role as pharmacy of the world has come into focus amid COVID-19 crisis: Foreign Secy

Work going on for validating four Ayush formulations against COVID-19

AMN Minister of State for Ayush, Shripad Naik said that the Ministry of Ayush and CSIR are working together on validating four Ayush formulations against COVID-19 and the trials will start within one week. In a series of tweets, he said, these formulations will be tried as an add-on therapy and standard care for corona … Continue reading Work going on for validating four Ayush formulations against COVID-19

WHO highlights importance of nurses on Nurse Day

AMN On the occasion of the International Nurses Day and the 200th Birth Anniversary of Florence Nightingale, the World Health Organization (WHO) joins hundreds of partners worldwide to highlight the importance of nurses in the health care continuum and thank nurses for what they do. The theme for this year is ‘ Nursing the World … Continue reading WHO highlights importance of nurses on Nurse Day

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60,000 marriages cancelled in Haryana

WEB DESK The wedding industry has been badly hit by the lockdown in Haryana. More than 60,000 marriages sch ...

Transgender activists ask Govt to halt Transgender Rules, 2020

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