Eight more children die in Kota hospital, toll goes up to 100 in December
Dr Amrit Lal Bairwa, who heads the Pediatric Department at JK Lone Hospital, said three children died on December 30 and five more on December 31.
Shield Healthcare acquires two entities for undisclosed sum
Following the acquisitions, Shield Healthcare aims to increase its presence in gy...
2-year-old child pulled out of borewell after 110 hours, dies
Fatehvir Singh was retrieved at around 5:30 am by National Disaster Response Fo...
Docs pitch for mandatory newborn screening for inborn errors of metabolism
Inborn Errors of Metabolism (IEM) is a rare genetic (inherited) disorder in which the body cannot properly turn food into energy.
Indian Americans have lowest rate of SUID deaths: Study
Results showed that 97% of the surveyed American-born mothers of Asian-Indian heritage reported using a crib, compared to 69% of those who were foreign-born.
DCGI eases norms for HIV paediatric drugs production
The decision comes two months after ET reported how payment delays and regulatory hurdles had forced companies such as Cipla to stop production of these drugs.
A first for Indian: NITI Aayog's Vinod Paul to receive WHO prize
He was chosen unanimously from among shortlisted candidates from Algeria, China, Malaysia, Mexico, Russian Federation, and Uzbekistan.
Will new FSSAI rules undercut baby food law?
Ostensibly to deal with three very rare medical conditions in infants, FSSAI decided to exempt several products from the IMS Act.
My agenda of governance is development: Yogi Adityanath
Talking over Taj row, Yogi said people make comments and you will keep listening to such stuff in the future as well, but it shouldn’t be blown out of proportion
Gorakhpur deaths not due to oxygen shortage: Doctors Panel
Once we have more data and records which we have asked for, we will be able to comment further," Dr Harish Chailani, the head of Department of the Paediatrics Wing said.
AIIMS to charge nominal fee for new paediatric tests
The Standing Finance Committee (SFC) of AIIMS has approved the introduction of new tests for the paediatric department on chargeable basis
Cipla Ltd to market Serum Institute's paediatric vaccines in Europe
Cipla has launched multiple respiratory products in Europe this year, and launch of some key inhalers is expected in 2015.
Sanofi launches Shan5 paediatric pentavalent vaccine
Shantha, a fully integrated biotechnology company involved in R and D, manufacturing and marketing, was acquired by Sanofi Pasteur Holding in 2009.
'Nothing can be done' in genetic Fragile X Syndrome a myth
Kolkata, Feb 18 (IANS) The absence of clinical medicine to treat Fragile X Syndrome, the most common known genetic cause of autism, does not mean it is not amenable to other forms of care, say experts debunking myths about the inherited condition.
Economic losses from childhood lead exposure over $236 billion
The results of the research are presented for Africa, Asia and Latin America/Caribbean following World Health Organisation geographic classifications (UN 2012).
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