Scientists said Thursday they may have uncovered a biological explanation for the long suspected link between stress and heart disease.
The death rate among HIV/AIDs sufferers has increased despite a decline in the new cases, Sparsha Nepal, Biratnagar said at a press meet on Monday.
Two hospitals in Rupandehi district have started cost-free dialysis service under instruction from the Ministry of Health.
Government hospitals throughout Nepal are to provide free pap smear tests for the prevention of cervical cancer, the most common type of cancer among women.
A new study has established that the implementation of the Community-based Health Promotion Programmme has significantly contributed to improving women’s health.
Regularly using social media contributes to good mental health, an Australian study has found.
The Human Organ Transplant Centre (HOTC)at Bhaktapur on Thursday informed that the first successful liver transplant was conducted at the Centre.
Britain will ban junk food ads aimed at children from both print and social media from next year, the advertising rules watchdog said Thursday, a move welcomed by campaigners against child obesity.
1,473 people in 30 districts of Nepal were infected with dengue virus in the past five months, said a report by the Epidemiology and Disease Control Division (EDCD) under the Department of Health Services. New figure is up by many folds compared with the number of dengue fever cases in the same period last year. Last year a total […]
The anti-retroviral therapy (ART) has been proving a boon for the HIV- infected mothers who have given birth to healthy babies.
More than 85 per cent of the total HIV infection in the country has been found transmitted from unprotected sex, a study by the National Centre or AIDS and STD Control (NCASC) revealed.
Still there is no let up in the child and maternal mortality rate due to the problem of women delivering at home.