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New anti-viral drugs to be procured

Currently, Oseltamivir, popularly known as Tamiflu or Fluvir, is the only drug of choice to treat the contagion which is high in demand.

13 May 2019 3:08 AM

Dabbawalas to gift jewellery to Prince Archie

A group of dabbawalas will visit city’s reputed jewellers to buy the best designed items for Prince Archie.

10 May 2019 3:39 AM

300 swine flu cases since January

The state’s health department said that there had been a spurt in H1N1 cases due to climatic changes.

10 May 2019 3:14 AM

12 suspected measles cases noticed in 2 city wards

The detection of more than five measles cases within a close geographical area is classified as an “outbreak”.

08 May 2019 7:14 AM

Electoral ink causes burn injuries

There were small blisters on the right ring and middle fingers.

07 May 2019 7:10 AM


Doctors advocate healthy diet, hydration during Ramzan

Apart from the devotional aspect, the biggest attraction is the eateries that crop up in various pockets of the city.

07 May 2019 6:36 AM

Rising mercury causes 7 deaths in city

The Nagpur division has recorded the highest number of cases at 107, followed by Akola, Latur, Nashik and Aurangabad.

05 May 2019 5:22 AM

24 patients ended lives at TB hospital: Report

On May 2, a woman from Thane, who was suffering from tuberculosis, committed suicide by jumping into the lake.

04 May 2019 1:24 AM

Heat leads to rise in fungal infection

Around one to twelve cases were reported with this type of fungal infection in the state.

01 May 2019 3:26 AM

Poll duty: BMC worker dies of cardiac arrest

The BMC worker is identified as Vijay Ramchrda Sable (56). It's the first death of a worker reported in the Mumbai district.

30 Apr 2019 5:26 AM


FDA to curb homoeopaths performing cross-pathy

The FDA exercise was also meant to check if the wholesalers were fudging records in supplying the medicines to these people.

29 Apr 2019 4:30 AM

Spurious ice cream making units raided in Mumbai

The FDA officials have seized the goods and sent them for analysis.

27 Apr 2019 1:42 AM

Rising mercury causing skin infections, say doctors

The doctors are witnessing a rise in the number of patients suffering from ailments like ringworm, photo ageing and other skin-related problems.

24 Apr 2019 1:35 AM

KEM Hospital plans to make its staff ‘Stress-free’

Considering communication an important aspect, the KEM hospital has started a medical humanity department.

14 Apr 2019 4:11 AM

Mumbai: Birds, animals suffer heat ailments

Over past few weeks, BSPCA Hospital has been treating about 25 birds and mammals daily.

13 Apr 2019 2:42 AM


Sion hospital medicos protest newly-added SEBC quota

But while giving reservation, the government should think about all the sides involved.

10 Apr 2019 3:29 AM

LGBTQI community demands shelter

The community is demanding a well-functioning welfare board, education and skills development.

09 Apr 2019 2:09 AM

Mumbai police cracks down on objectionable posts

The police also keeps a watch on video-sharing platforms and has deleted many videos in the last few days.

08 Apr 2019 4:58 AM

IMA concerned over nursing bill

Dr Suhas Pingle, secretary, IMA, said that the government should consider doctors’ views too before implementing the bill.

07 Apr 2019 4:24 AM

MARD warns of protests over late stipends

The doctors alleged that the government had fooled them by giving false assurances.

06 Apr 2019 1:22 AM