A mobile app to order drugs online

Currently in beta mode, the app will be launched in a phased manner and the full version is expected within six months.

25 Oct 2019

Kerala to follow protocol to cap toxin in milk

In view of the findings, the state has decided to follow a standard protocol in cattle feed supplements and antibiotics. 

24 Oct 2019

Studies call for innovative policies and reassesment of tribal healthcare

A group of doctors has come out with findings which call for tectonic shift in government assistance to tribal health welfare schemes.

23 Oct 2019

Good news for cancer and neuro patients, 236 drugs find place in insurance scheme

The 199 oncology drugs include 115 anticancer drugs and 84 additional cancer drugs.

23 Oct 2019

Studies by doctors’ group call for changes to Kerala’s tribal healthcare policy

A group of doctors has come out with findings which call for a tectonic shift in government assistance to tribal health welfare schemes. 

22 Oct 2019

Food safety panel plans to lay healthy diet on students’ table

With childhood obesity and related health problems becoming a burning problem in the state, the Commissionerate of Food Safety has decided to tackle it head on.

16 Oct 2019

Study highlights need for risk assessment during religious mass gatherings

At the same time, an officer of the Health Department said the risk assessment at religious mass gatherings in state is limited to Sabarimala and Guruvayur shrines.

15 Oct 2019

New survey for transgender welfare

Study aims at reviewing the community’s socio-economic and psychological status

13 Oct 2019

Doctors warn of ‘illness behaviour’ among kids

According to him, while the illness itself causes behavioural change among children, medications taken also have a role to play in it.

07 Oct 2019

Central watchdog terms VHSE’s dental course in Kerala illegal

The Dental Council of India (DCI) has taken a serious note of the Dental Technology course being offered by Vocational Higher Secondary Education (VHSE).

07 Oct 2019

Jacobites hold ‘Second Coonan Cross Oath’

Thousands of faithful held the rope which stretched all the way to Nellikuzhy situated five kilometres away.

07 Oct 2019

Kerala comes up with cancer control strategies

KSCCS intends to bring down the issues of morbidity and cost of treatment by ensuring early detection of the ailment.

04 Oct 2019

Milma goes beyond call of duty, to buy back milk covers

Balan said the students might also be taken aboard by asking them to collect empty sachets from their houses.

03 Oct 2019

Pollution Control Board proposes Rs 5 cashback per empty liquor bottle

According to the officer, EPR is a policy approach where the producers are made responsible for treating or disposing of waste after the sale of products.

02 Oct 2019

Sree Chitra institute commences study on cardiac failure

Under the aegis of CARE, a study is being conducted on the micro-economic and psychosocial impact of heart failure

30 Sep 2019