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Japanese Encephalitis death toll in Assam climbs to 82

The Japanese Encephalitis death toll in Assam has risen to 82. At a time when Assam on one hand is battling with one of the...

Seven cases of Japanese Encephalitis detected in Arunachal Pradesh

As many as seven cases of Japanese Encephalitis have been detected in Arunachal Pradesh. The state health department has launched a statewide drive for early...

Assam government steps up preventive measures to tackle Japanese Encephalitis

The Assam government has announced a slew of immediate measures including free ICU care in government hospitals and transportation cost for all those affected...

Meghalaya Health Minister allays fears raised over swine flu outbreak in state

Meghalaya Health Minister, AL Hek on Wednesday allayed fears over the outbreak of swine flu in the state while asserting that the entire state...

Junior doctors in Tripura stage sit-in-strike for pay parity

Health services in the Tripura Medical college is likely to be adversely affected following cease work strike by the junior doctors. The doctors in the...

Painful journey of a pregnant woman to hospital

A pregnant woman had to endure a painful journey to Majuli hospital, as she was brought in a sling made out of blanket hung...

Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb launches Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana

Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb launched the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana to provide cashless and paperless access to healthcare services across various...

First dual chamber cardiac pacemaker implanted at Heema Hospital in Itanagar

In the medical history of Arunachal Pradesh, surgeons at the Heema Hospital in Itanagar, successfully implanted a dual chamber cardiac pacemaker on a patient...

First medical college in Arunachal begins academic session

The first medical college of Arunachal Pradesh, Tomo Riba Institute of Health and Medical Sciences began its maiden academic sessionĀ from Wednesday as Chief Minister...

Sikkim becomes first state to launch free cervical cancer vaccination programme

The Sikkim government today for the first time launched a free cervical cancer vaccination programme across the state. In a bid to save young girls...