After PM Modi, BJP minister cracks joke on mental health

After PM Modi, BJP minister cracks joke on mental health

Days after PM Modi used dyslexia to mock Rahul Gandhi, Bihar Health Minister Shri Mangal Pandey of BJP, yesterday on 9th of March, made an insensitive remark on mental illness, at an event on mental health. Mr Pandey, in a jape, compared a person inattentive towards his work to a person suffering with mental illness, […]

HIV ‘cure’ via stem cells? Possible!

HIV ‘cure’ via stem cells? Possible!

Are we near to a ‘cure for HIV’ and AIDS? In a significant development, a person with HIV infection has been reported to be experiencing remission for the last 18 months after antiretroviral therapy (ART) was stopped following stem-cell transplantation in London. This was reported in the latest edition of a reputed medical journal. Remission […]

Life starts from the soil and ends into the soil

Life starts from the soil and ends into the soil

Sir Soil is one of the basic components of life and the most wonderful gift as a resource by nature. It is of immense value to people. Soil supports life on the earth. It is essential for the growth of agriculture, holds buildings, houses, factories and dams, provides oxygen to living beings and maintains nitrogen […]

0-18 आयु के मरीजों के लिए 9 अस्पतालों मे मुफ्त सर्जरी

0-18 आयु के मरीजों के लिए 9 अस्पतालों मे मुफ्त सर्जरी

शनिवार 25 नवम्बर को राज्य स्वास्थ्य मंत्री मंगल पांडे ने नौ अस्पतालों के अधिकारियों के साथ 18 साल तक के मरीजों की मुफ्त सर्जरी का सौदा किया। अस्पताल केंद्र के राष्ट्रीय बाल स्वास्थ्य कार्यक्रम (आर.बी.एस. के) के तहत मुफ्त सर्जरी करेंगी। किसी भी आर्थिक वर्ग से संबंधित 0-18 आयु के मरीजों को लाभ होगा । […]

In Canada, Marijuana is legal … but there are mixed reactions

In Canada, Marijuana is legal … but there are mixed reactions

Canada became the first major country in the world to legalize recreational cannabis use. 46-year-old Ian Power,  one of the first Canadians to buy legal weed in the easternmost province of Newfoundland said he wasn’t going to smoke, vape or bake the gram of cannabis he bought. Rather,  he was going “to frame” his historic […]

Idols and the polluted rivers

Idols and the polluted rivers

Sir Durga Puja has arrived, bringing a festive season with itself.  We can see the huge pandals getting fixed with various beautiful decorations and lights. The rituals will last for 10 days but 7th, 8th and 9th are the major attractions. People dress themselves in their best attires and visit pandals and fairs. On the […]

Health Camp held at Patna Women’s College

Health Camp held at Patna Women’s College

Health Centre, P.G Department of Home Science has organized a health camp in Collaboration with Department of Community and Family Medicine, AIIMS, Patna. A team of eight Doctors under the supervision of Dr. Neeraj Agrawal, HOD, conducted blood test using finger-prick method to evaluate blood Hemoglobin level among the students of Patna Women’s College. Post– […]

Are people in Patna eating Poisonous Fish?

Are people in Patna eating Poisonous Fish?

Fish is an important source of protein as well as nutrients. City fish lovers should now beware. There is alarming news for you. Imported fish from other states may contain a dangerous chemical called formalin. Cities like New Delhi, Nagaland, Kerala, Tripura, and Punjab are also affected by fish adulterated with formalin. There have been several […]

Iodized salt = Healthy Generation

Iodized salt = Healthy Generation

Iodized salt is one way to make sure that our young children avoid cretinism, goitre and other brain deficiencies. Iodized salt adds nutrition to a child’s meal. India began its salt iodization programme in 1962 following studies demonstrating the links between goiter and iodine deficiency. After an initial period of low political priority, strong government […]

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