Why 4 Of 5 Indian Children Do Not Survive Cancer

Mumbai: How long does a cancer diagnosis take? Six months, according to Bipin Jana, 45, whose...

5% Indian Children Overweight, Show Early Signs Of Diabetes, High Cholesterol

New Delhi: Even as Indian children continue to grapple with undernutrition, the first ever national ...

In India’s Suicide Country, Catching Mental Illness Before It Is Too Late

Yavatmal, Amravati, Nagpur, Mumbai: Baby Kinake, 39, did not recall anything odd or amiss in her hus...

India Has The Highest Suicide Rate in South East Asia, But No Prevention Strategy

Mumbai: India had the highest suicide rate in the South-East Asian region in 2016, a new report by t...

India’s Fight Against Anaemia Is Picking Up Pace, States Have To Do More

Faridabad, Haryana and New Delhi: It was past 2 p.m. Khusbu Chaudhari, 24, seven months pregnant, wa...

Why Indian Pharmacies Are Reluctant To Stock Abortion Pills

Mumbai: Medical abortion drugs are not available at retail pharmacies in Rajasthan, a study released...

Flu-Like Epidemic Could Kill 80 Mn Globally, Wipe Out 5% Global GDP: New Report

Mumbai: With increased mobility, unprepared health facilities and the possibility of weaponising dis...

Why India Is Likely To Miss Its Nutrition Targets For 2022

New Delhi: At its current rate of progress, the National Nutrition Mission (NNM) cannot meet its 202...

47% Of India’s Poorest Children, 30% Of Richest Not Fully Immunised

Mumbai: Nearly 47% of India’s poorest children are not fully immunised, 17 percentage points more ...

Communications Blockade Creates New Mental Health Challenges In Kashmir

Srinagar and Baramulla: She sat in a corner, beside the door of the doctor’s office, hidden by pap...