Tamil Nadu (2.0 per cent), Haryana (2.0 per cent), and Delhi (34.0 per cent). The only state that did better was Assam (69.6 per cent).
The non-stocking of medical abortion drugs seems to be linked to overregulation by drug control authorities, said authorities.
Former adviser to the Ministry of Overseas Indians, Arathi Krishna, helped a medical student from Chikkamagaluru, who was stuck in Cebu in the Philippines, return home.
Panayapuram villagers allege private hospitals have been dumping medical waste in fields near their village. On the road from Thiruvanaikoil to Kallanai, medical waste can be seen dumped on the side.
Environment Ministry gives stage-1 nod to build facility inside the eco-sensitive region
His family has lodged a complaint with the Principal of the medical college and Superintendent of the medical college hospital seeking a probe into the allegations against Dr Pauly T Joseph
The vessel MV Haykal, with 29 (09 Pakistani, 18 Indian, 01 each from Myanmar and Russia) crew was diverted by MRCC at about 2230 hrs on 12 Jul to arrive Vizag for medical evacuation.
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has identified a list of critical medical equipment and has requested the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) to ensure availability of the same.
A post-graduate medical student, who preferred to take self-medication after testing positive for Covid-19, breathed his last in a lodge in Eluru late Sunday night.
The fall in revenue of hospitals is creating an unprecedented financial crisis for the medical device sector due to delays in payment, the statement from Medical Technology Association of India said.
In the time of Covid-19, medical workers are being treated as celebrities.
The MHA stated that medical professionals are urgently required to fight coronavirus.
The action of the MCI, government and KNRUHS is arbitrary and unreasonable, and violates Articles 14 and 21 of the Constitution, the bench observed.
After being stranded for almost two months, Anurag boarded a special train from Katpadi to Ranchi that left late on Wednesday night.
The court said that a pregnant woman, even in a normal situation, has a right to demand termination of pregnancy up to 20 weeks as per the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act.