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Health Ministry to review emergency road accident care
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Allocation for healthcare needs to go up: ICMR

There is a need to increase allocations for public health, according to Soumya Swaminathan, Secretary, Department of Health Research, Government of India and Director General, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). Many other countries such as Thailand ... Business Line, 1 month ago

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Low spending on health stalling affordable care

Indian Council of Medical Research Director General Soumya Swaminathan termed inadequate medical research, absence of indigenous drug development and low spending on health the main factors deterring affordable healthcare in nation. It is ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Victorious Soumya closes in on Padmini; Exciting finale on cards

The stage is set for an exciting finale of the National women chess championship after Soumya Swaminathan pulled off a much-needed victory over Swati Ghate and moved within half a point of the leader Padmini Rout following the 10th and penultimate round here ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

TB programme: Policy changes have been made; they need to be implemented, says Dr Soumya Swaminathan

Dr Soumya Swaminathan, who heads the country's premier research organisation Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), says she is aware of the gaps in the country's TB programme. Getting there needs not just intent but also ministerial support, she says.
 DNA2 months ago Now you can soon find nutritional value of your food on app  Financial Express4 days ago ICMR to map tribes genetic code for TB proclivity  Times of India5 days ago ICMR Signs MoU with Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)  India Education Diary.in1 month ago
Times of India

A technical expert group on HPV vaccination met in Chandigarh

CHANDIGARH: A meeting of Technical Expert Group on HPV vaccination was held under chairmanship of Dr KK Talwar. Dr Soumya Swaminathan, secretary department of Health Research and DG, ICMR, Vini Mahajan additional chief secretary, Health and Family ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago

India releases the world's most advanced and comprehensive analytical database of national food nutritional composition

Launch of the Indian Food Composition Tables 2017. Photo: NIN,Hyderabad The Indian Food Composition Tables (IFCT) 2017 was recently released by the Government of India. The publication contains data on 586 varieties of Indian food and their ...
 ICRISAT2 days ago Indian App With Nutrient Content of 528 Foods Soon to be Launched  MedIndia3 days ago Shri J P Nadda inaugurates International Symposium on Food Composition in Nutrition and Health; Releases Indian Food Composition Tables (IFCT)  Press Information Bureau4 days ago J P Nadda inaugurates International Symposium on Food Composition in Nutrition and Health  5 Dariya News - English4 days ago

- Health ministry to launch app determining nutritional value of raw food

The ministry of health and family welfare is working on an mobile application that would allow people to know the nutritional value of raw and processed food. At a conference, where the National Institute of Nutrition (NIN), Hyderabad, released the ...
 FnBnews.com2 days ago Health ministry to release nutrition-watch App for Indian foods  Calcutta Telegraph4 days ago OPPI releases Healthcare in India: New Milestones New Frontiers with McKinsey and Co as knowledge partner  PharmaBiz1 month ago

Call to levy additional tax on those sweet, salty dishes

Over the last decade or so, doctors say, the number of residents in the city consuming processed foods and sugar-sweetened beverages has increased. It is probably the high time that the Centre levied additional taxes on foods with added sugar and ...
 The Hindu5 days ago
Times of India

Health secretary wants Haryana to consider HPV vaccine in immunisation programme

GURUGRAM: With a view to preventing chances of occurrence of cervical cancer, secretary of department of health research, government of India Dr. Soumya Swaminathan has urged the Haryana government to consider including the Human Papilloma Virus ...
 Times of India5 days ago Consider including HPV vaccine in immunisation campaign: Centre  Business Standard1 week ago

Fat tax: Junk food set to become costly?

A fat tax will be charged on junk food, if Prime Minister Narendra Modi clears a recommendation from a team of top bureaucrats he had constituted to suggest ideas on health, sanitation and urban development in this years Budget. The 11-member ...
 MSN News US1 week ago Junk food to become costly if government clears 'fat tax' proposal  Hindustan Times1 week ago
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