Health

Hospital to provide three months course of medicine at once

Bharatpur, 14 January : The Bharatpur hospital has begun providing medicines to patients who have to consume for long all at once. The hospital is providing a three months course…

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Seasonal flu claims one in Humla

Simkot, 1 January : A woman died of seasonal flu at Rayagaun in Kharpunath Rural Municipality, Humla. Chunda Buda, 36, died of the flu on Monday night, local resident Purna…

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Rs 5 million allocated for Eye Hospital’s physical development

Lamahi, 10 December : Rs 5 million has been appropriated for the physical development of an eye hospital here. The amount has been earmarked for the up-gradation of Nepal Netrajyoti…

2 months

Herbal pills for cancer ‘do more harm than good’

Agency, 17 November : Cancer patients should tell their doctors if they are taking herbal products because some of the ingredients could stop their treatment working, a cancer conference has…

2 months

Deep sleep may allow brain to rinse out toxins

Agency, 1 November : The deep stages of sleep may give the brain a chance to wash itself free of potentially toxic substances, a new study suggests. Researchers found that…

3 months

Vision problems strike more than 2 billion globally

Agency, 15 October : More than 2 billion people worldwide suffer vision problems that range from impairment to blindness, according to a new report from the World Health Organization (WHO).…

3 months

Research claims red meat poses no health risk

Agency, 3 October : New research that claims red and processed meat is probably not harmful to our health has caused controversy among experts who maintain people should cut down.…

4 months

Health Ministry assures of security to hospitals and doctors

Kathmandu, 2 October : Minister of State for Health and Population, Dr Surendra Yadav has said the Ministry of Health and Population has accorded top priority to the security of…

4 months

Dengue epidemic gradually coming under control

Chitwan, 27 September : Dengue which has widely spread its influence across the district is gradually coming under control. According to Health Office In-charge Deepak Tiwari, dengue infection which was…

4 months

197 confirmed with dengue fever in Bhaktapur

Bhaktapur, 19 September : The cases of dengue fever are on the rise in Bhaktapur, indicating that it is gradually taking an epidemic turn. In the past two weeks, 197 people…

4 months