Public health

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  • PGIMER Chandigarh shows TB patients way to quit smoking

    PGIMER Chandigarh shows TB patients way to quit smoking

    The School of Public Health department of Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, has found in its research on first randomised trial on pulmonary Tuberculosis patients in the country that a brief Smoking Cessation Intervention for......

    September 8, 2017
  • Tailored suicide prevention messages work best

    Tailored suicide prevention messages work best

    <p><em>"Information by itself isn't changing minds at all."</em></p>

    August 1, 2017
  • Take a walk in the woods

    Take a walk in the woods

    A walk in the woods and green spaces is likely to trigger changes in the levels of excitement, engagement and frustration in the brains of the elderly people living in urban areas, a study has found. The findings have important......

    April 11, 2017
  • Demonetisation may exacerbate public health crisis

    Demonetisation may exacerbate public health crisis

    A spate of deaths due to hospitals refusing to accept invalid currency notes has come to attention after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement invalidating 86 per cent of India's currency on November 8.Unlike government-run hospitals, private hospitals have not been......

    November 28, 2016
  • Demonetisation may exacerbate public health crisis

    Demonetisation may exacerbate public health crisis

    A spate of deaths due to hospitals refusing to accept invalid currency notes has come to attention after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement invalidating 86 per cent of India's currency on November 8.Unlike government-run hospitals, private hospitals have not been......

    November 28, 2016