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Hepatitis B

Infected hospitals: Healthcare associated infections on the rise

One in 10 patients are infected in Australian hospitals, a definitive indication of a modern scourge.

21 Jul 2019 4:03 AM

Cops arrest Afghan man with heroin worth Rs 4 crore

Acting on the information, the police conducted a raid in the region and subsequently arrested the accused, he said.

04 Aug 2018 1:50 AM

Scientists discover oldest human virus in ancient skeleton

Find out how the find could be beneficial for the future.

10 May 2018 1:48 PM

Fake Hepatitis B vaccine found at health facities in Uganda

The scandal has fueled concerns about corruption in a health sector long plagued by malfeasance.

19 Mar 2018 6:20 PM

Nadda: Drugs for Hepatitis B to be free soon

A programme to provide free drugs for Hepatitis B would be developed soon, said Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda.

18 Mar 2018 2:21 AM


Tread with caution in hospitals

It’s a fact of life: People checking into hospital face risks.

08 Feb 2018 2:16 AM

Aspirin a day may keep liver cancer away

Find out more.

22 Oct 2017 2:41 PM

Male infertility may be caused by Hepatitis, says study

Hepatitis B lowers sperm motility and reduces the fertilization rate of sperms by more than half.

28 Jul 2017 9:46 AM

Hepatitis B and C on the rise!

It’s important to stay alert and detect these viruses as early as possible, to avoid fatalities, say experts.

24 Jul 2017 1:00 AM

Amitabh Bachchan will be face of measles elimination campaign

To dispel doubts among the Muslim community, veteran screenwriter and lyricist Javed Akhtar has also been asked to lend his services.

15 May 2017 2:12 AM


Ministry working on new regulation for milk banks

There is a substantial online trade in breast milk in the US, where women advertise their expressed milk for sale.

16 Apr 2017 6:54 AM