While rubella causes irreversible birth defects, measles is a killer disease. New Delhi: Amidst increasing cases and outbreaks of measles globally, t...
An estimated 169 million children missed out on the first dose of the measles vaccine between 2010 and 2017, or 21.1 million […]
Preliminary global data shows that reported cases rose by 300 per cent in the first three months of 2019, compared […]
The resurgence of the once-eradicated, highly-contagious disease is linked to a growing anti-vaccine movement in richer nations — which the Worl...
The department is targeting to administer polio drops to all eligible children up to five years throughout the state in […]
Srinagar: Advising people to go for the vaccine which is the best way to protect against the virus and its […]
New Delhi: Swine flu has so far claimed over 250 lives in the country this year so far with 30 more deaths […]
The Drug Controller General of India has been asked to coordinate with drug manufacturers and monitor the availability of Oseltamivir, […]
Oseltamivir is the drug recommended by WHO. The drug is made available through the Public Health System free of cost. […]
“there can be nothing like opt-out consent. There has to be express consent. It is a matter of bodily integrity. […]