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    Frontline Gist: Issue April 14, 2017

    4/12/2017

    Health

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    UNICEF Report: Child And Poverty

    7/4/2016

    Health

    There is no universal interpretation of poverty in general, or of child poverty more specifically. While it may seem like a simple concept, poverty is

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    UNICEF Report: Child Health

    7/2/2016

    Health

    Disparities in the survival and health prospects of children from different backgrounds are not random. They systematically follow the contours of soc

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    National AIDS Control Organization(NACO)

    6/12/2016

    Health

    National AIDS Control Organisation is a division of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare that provides leadership to HIV/AIDS control programme i

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    Zika Virus

    6/10/2016

    Health

    Historical View The Zika virus is mainly found in South America, Africa, the Pacific Islands, and Southeast Asia. The virus was first discovered in Af

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    Superbugs or Multidrug-resistant bacteria

    6/9/2016

    Health

    These are microbes that can withstand our most potent drugs and cause untreatable illnesses. Health experts believe it can invoke an “apocalyptic” thr

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    Public Health Emergency of International Concern(PHEIC)

    6/8/2016

    Health

    The term Public Health Emergency of International Concern(PHEIC) is defined in the IHR (2005) as an extraordinary event (i) which constitute a public

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    Health : 2015

    1/26/2016

    Health

    Mission Indradhanush The Ministry of Health & Family Welfare has launched “Mission Indradhanush”, depicting seven colours of the rainbow, to fully imm

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    Jan Aushadhi

    11/29/2015

    Health

    ‘Jan Aushadhi’ is a campaign launched by the Department of Pharmaceuticals in association with Central Pharma Public Sector Undertakings,

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    Stent Price Regulation

    2/17/2017

    Health

    In a major relief to lakhs of cardiac patients, the government has cut prices of life-saving coronary stents by up to 85 percent. The National Pharmac

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    Vector-borne diseases & IVM

    9/25/2016

    Health

    Vectors are living organisms that can transmit infectious diseases between humans or from animals to humans. Many of these vectors are bloodsucking in

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    Clinical Trials

    9/14/2016

    Health

    The development of a drug that can be consumed by humans to cure a disease goes through several stages of animal and human testing before it is commer

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    New Mental Health Bill

    8/18/2016

    Health

    In landmark improvements over the existing mental health law, the new Mental Healthcare Bill imposes a blanket ban on the use of electric shocks for t

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    Cadaver Organ Donation and Transplantation in India

    6/15/2016

    Health

    According to a study, 1.5 lakh people in India are awaiting a kidney transplant; however only 3000 of them are able to receive a transplant. And 90% o

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    Vaccines

    3/24/2016

    Health

    A vaccine is a biological preparation that provides active acquired immunity to a particular disease. A vaccine typically contains an agent that resem

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    National TB Control Programme

    11/29/2015

    Health

    The National TB Control Programme was stated in 1962 with the aim to detect cases earliest and treat them. In the district, the programme is implement

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    Mental Health Problems

    10/13/2015

    Health

    Mental health problems are more common than cancer and heart diseases combined.Despite high prevalence of mental disorders (58.2 to 73 per thousand po

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    Restrictions Regarding Sale of Antibiotics

    9/9/2015

    Health

    The government may soon issue restrictions on prescription and sale of commonly used antibiotics in an attempt to avoid development of drug resistance

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